Jeanne Lakso

National Cooperative Grocers Association
Jeanne Lakso is a marketing programs specialist for the National Cooperative Grocers Association.

Author's Articles

Title Issue Date

Competition in the grocery industry is fierce. With more retailers entering the natural and organic market and more shoppers purchasing natural and organic foods

159 March - April - 2012 April 9, 2012

Using cross-functional store teams to plan promotions can be a simple way to create effective promotional programs that are fun and engaging for your customers, position the co-op as an exciting de

156 September - October - 2011 October 5, 2011

From Maine to Florida and Bozeman to Chico, approximately 40 co-ops around the country took part in the 2010 Eat Local, America! campaign to celebrate local food and local producers.

153 March - April - 2011 March 17, 2011

As co-op insiders, when we talk about what we do best and how we want to be perceived by our shoppers, owners and neighbors, we use words like local, community, sustainable, responsive,

150 September - October 2010 October 5, 2010

The store was packed with babies, toddlers, mommies, and daddies.

133 November - December - 2007 January 19, 2009