IRI: RI Launches IRI CPG Inflation Tracker to Track Price Changes Amid COVID-19 and Beyond

IRI: IRI Launches IRI CPG Inflation Tracker to Track Price Changes Amid COVID-19 and Beyond. “IRI®, a global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and media companies, today announced the launch of the IRI CPG Inflation Tracker™ on its free, online COVID-19 Data Dashboard. The new tool provides a standard metric for tracking weekly price-per-unit changes for consumer packaged goods compared to the year-ago period across departments, including fixed and random weight products, grocery aisles and retail formats. This resource allows CPG manufacturers and retailers to assess in real time the way pricing is evolving due to the supply chain and economic impacts of the pandemic and quickly adapt their strategies.”