- About one-fifth of shoppers report that half or more of their grocery purchases are private label products.
- 41% describe themselves as "frequent" purchasers of PL products -- fifteen years ago, it was 12%.
- "Almost 70%" say that PL products are roughly equal in quality to national brands.
The study also found that shoppers are increasing their purchases of PL products outside the CPG area.
Approximately one-fifth of those surveyed reported that they frequently buy private label HBC products, home office products, household products, and home improvement products irrespective of the channel of trade in which they are sold.