CHICAGO, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's consumers are more concerned than ever before about the foods they eat, yet they struggle to find the nutrition information needed to make informed purchasing decisions.
NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on the recent strategic alliance with Label Insight, today Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) announced the launch of Nielsen Product Insider, a retail and consumer measurement tool designed to transform on-pack nutrient and food ingredient labels into quantifiable attributes. With this launch, Nielsen's robust market measurement and Homescan Consumer Panel data are combined with Label Insight's industry-leading cloud-based product attributes. Together this brings an unmatched level of data granularity to food manufacturers and retailers.
CHICAGO, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Label Insight, the leading provider of data solutions that power transparency between CPG brands, retailers and consumers, announces its Open Data initiative. The initiative provides academic researchers with free access to a new level of granular food product data not previously available to the research community.
NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, label transparency plays an influential role in what consumers buy, what manufacturers make and how government organizations regulate. Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) and Label Insight, a cloud-based product data refinery platform, announced today, a strategic alliance to help bring clarity to food, beverage and non-food transparency for the consumer packaged goods (CPG) and retail industry. This one-of-a-kind alliance will help enable CPG companies and retailers to make faster and more informed data-decisions to grow sales by understanding product trends and creating better personalization for the wellness consumer. Together, Nielsen and Label Insight will develop and maintain a CPG industry retail and consumer measurement capability incorporating food, beverage and non-food ingredients, nutrients and U.S. government regulated product attributes.
CHICAGO, Aug. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer demand for product transparency is on the rise, and brands that fulfill this demand by providing comprehensive product information are poised to grow market share and revenue. In fact, Label Insight's2016 Transparency ROI Study reveals that nearly 9 in 10 consumers say transparency is important to them across every food product category, and 40 percent say they would switch to a new brand if it offered full product transparency.
GMO labeling is officially mandatory, and QR codes could become the new standard on the grocery aisle.
CHICAGO, July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Label Insight, the leading provider of data solutions that power transparency between CPG brands, retailers and consumers, announced today that all-natural bacon producer, Naked Bacon, is participating in theSmartLabel initiative with the launch of SmartLabel pages for their bacon products.
CHICAGO, July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Label Insight, the leading provider of data solutions that power transparency between CPG brands, retailers and consumers, applauds the House of Representatives' passage of the National GMO Disclosure Bill. As an organization founded with the mission of helping consumers understand what's in the products they use and consume, Label Insight believes in the advancement of all forms of product transparency and supports this legislation.
CHICAGO, July 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Label Insight, the leading provider of data solutions that power transparency between CPG brands, retailers and consumers, expresses its support for the recently passed Senate bill that calls for a Federal Standard for GMO labeling.
Paul Schaut is now the chief executive of Label Insight, the startup formerly known as FoodEssentials that provides SaaS (software as a service) data solutions for consumers and companies to access more detailed food label data.