The Mysterious Firms Behind Costco’s Kirkland Signature and Dealer Joe’s O’s The Hidden Firms Behind Retailer Manufacturers Like Kirkland Signature The Actual Story Behind Retailer Manufacturers

They have become forces in their own right, accounting for about 21% of sales in the $1.7 trillion U.S. grocery industry, according to IRI. But the origins of store brands remain largely secret. Retailers are usually not forthcoming about the companies that make their brands. And manufacturers similarly have little incentive to disclose that they … Read more