Success Prep

Change is happening in the grocery retail industry at a rapid pace.

In fact, it’s likely to transform more in the next decade than it has over the last 50 years.

FMI Emerge is poised to place you ahead of that curve to help your brand succeed and to stay current with trends so you can meet consumer demands as quickly as they’re changing.

New Learning

Learning to Use Your Label and Ingredients for Sales Growth

Free Webinar. 

Consumers increasingly make purchase decisions based on product information online and in-store. In this free fast-paced webinar, you will gain the understanding of how to take your product content to the next level and to use both core and enhanced product attributes well.

You will gain an understanding of  GS1 Certifications, small business exemptions with Packaging Guidelines, SEO and organic search considerations and SmartLabel® implementation. You will walk away with the know-how to use your ingredients list to enable consumer trust and to view transparency. Hosted by FMI Emerge and ItemMaster.

Sign in and watch here. | View the presentation slides herePrior to watching the webinar, please review the SmartLabel® Implementation Guidelines.


New Podcast Series

FMI Emerge ShelfLife podcast series focuses on key issues such as operations, financing, packaging and more.

Podcast #1 Financial Insights

Check out a clip from Emerge Mentor, Randy Funk’s podcast as he shares ideas on best funding and financing practices, including the how to assess your cost of capital, convertible notes and more. Listen to Randy’s podclip!

Podcast #2 The Importance of the Emerge Community

Hear a podcast sneak peak featuring FMI Mark Baum on retailers support and need for the FMI Emerge community. Mark shares his insights on how the FMI Emerge community has the power to be a success catalyst as emerging food brands gain shelf space.  Listen here! 

Sign in to your subscriber account for access to the full podcast series.

Subscribers Have Free Access to Valuable Topics & Content

Branding & Packaging - How to communicate your brand's value and value of your product through packaging design.

eCommerce - How to strengthen your eCommerce strategies to grow in-store and direct-to-consumer sales.

Distribution - Tips on how building valuable relationships are key in growing your sales volume.

Emerge Insights - Reports, research and industry thought leadership from the FMI team.

Emerge ShelfLife - In-depth podcast interviews with Emerge Mentors and Champion Council Members.

Emerge Speaks - Educational webinars that cover in-depth information on topics specific to Emerging Brands.

Food Safety - In-the-know information on current federal requirements, retailer expectations, and how to establish solid food safety practices.

Product Innovation - Insights on how to improve differentiation and consumer loyalty through product innovation.

Financing & Investing - Expert insights on how to accurately select funding for your company.

Consumer Trends - Digestible consumer data bites and trends to help you learn your consumer base and their needs.

Try Lesson 1!

To show you a sample of the content you will find in the subscription-based community, we have made Lesson 1 of the FMI Fundamentals Course available to you.

If you like Lesson 1,  you will really like all that is waiting for you inside.

We have info on sales channel options, access to financing, food safety, packaging, trends and more. Subscribe to FMI Emerge for more.

If you are an industry expert with content to share, sign up to be a mentor and let’s discuss your contribution further.