Dave Wendland

Video Forum: Dave Wendland, Hamacher Resource Group

Video Forum: Dave Wendland, Hamacher Resource Group

In this week’s Video Forum, Dave Wendland, vice president of strategic relations at Hamacher Resource Group, reflects on three decades of involvement with the retailing business. Recent developments in the self-care, beauty and grocery categories; the impact of inflation on consumer behavior; and innovations in merchandising are among the subjects he addresses. Wendland also talks

Wendland reaches 30-year milestone With HRG

Wendland reaches 30-year milestone With HRG

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Dave Wendland, vice president strategic relations and member of the owner group, marked 30 years with HRG January 12th. Wendland’s role is primary liaison to trade associations, industry publications, and alliance partners. In addition, he assists the business development and corporate marketing teams, providing guidance, insights, and expertise.   As an owner

Learning to manage digital assets at the speed of retail

Learning to manage digital assets at the speed of retail

Quickly shifting market dynamics, the increased need for speed of item asset digitization, and changing customer expectations are all putting pressure on manufacturers and retailers to better manage product information. Several acronyms have become part of regular conversation, including MDM (Master Data Management), PIM (Product Information Management) and DAM (Digital Asset Management). Each system has

The time is right for a new approach to fixture sets and resets

MILWAUKEE — Adjustments to traditional approaches of beauty fixture sets and resets have become necessary to adapt to the new normal of today’s experiential-driven retail market. This was unanimously confirmed by attendees of the recent SHOP! Association Business Leader Forum, where Hamacher Resource Group presented “Producer Savings Through Efficient Rollout Practices.” The coordinated process between