The makers of the Wholly Guacamole Brand are expanding their list of products available to consumers, by launching a new line called Wholly Simply Avocado dips and spreads.
Simply Avocado dips and spreads offer always ripe and great tasting avocados year-round without any mess, the company said. There will be a variety of five new flavors, two already launching in stores and three coming in the near future. The currently launched dips and spreads are:
Walmart is heading into the crucial holiday season on fire, with the chain posting a 50% increase in online sales in its third quarter and topping the Street’s profit, revenue and comp sales estimates.
The retail giant’s total revenue rose 4.2% to $123.18 billion in the quarter, versus estimates of $121 billion. Net sales at Walmart’s U.S. operations totaled $77.724 billion, up from $74.550 billion in the prior-year period. Net sales at Walmart International rose 4.1% to $29.5 billion, with 10 of its 11 eleven markets posting positive comp sales.
Kantar Retail projects that by 2025, stores will be the site of more general practice medicine than a doctor’s office, and that CPG companies and retailers who position themselves for this will come out ahead. In an effort to understand how retailers are responding to the shift in setting for health-and-wellness, Kantar Retail vice president of retail insights Brian Owens spoke with Alex Hurd, Walmart’s senior director of health and wellness on the latest episode of the Kantar Retail Sound Bites podcast.