How innovation is impacting CPG (consumer packaged goods). Why CPG companies need to be thinking about innovation and the IoT (Internet of Things), and challenges. How Hershey’s leverages AI (artificial intelligence) to predict preference and formulate product to meet consumer needs. In this disruptive world we live, leaders have to develop a large degree of self-awareness. 70% of leaders are unfit to lead because they don’t know how to inspire people.

1 Innovation in CPG
Peggy explains how innovation is impacting CPG (consumer packaged goods). She explains how CPG is different from retail, reasons why CPG companies need to be thinking about innovation and the IoT (Internet of Things), and challenges. She explains how CPG companies need to start planning now how they are going to get their products in front of consumers.
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2 Predicting Chocolate Preference
Peggy and Qingbin Yuan, senior director, R&D international, The Hershey Co., talk about how to leverage AI (artificial intelligence) to predict preference and formulate product to meet consumer needs. He explains the importance of understanding how to analyze and use data in CPG and that it is still in the early stage of leverage AI.
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