TNS is the world’s largest custom research agency, delivering actionable insights and research-based business advice to its clients so they can make more effective business decisions. Delivering best-in-class service across more than 70 countries, TNS is part of Kantar, the world’s largest research, insight and consultancy network. TNS is POY’s research partner across the globe, responsible for conducting the Product of the Year survey with consumers in over 20 countries. In the US, TNS surveys a nationally representative panel of over 40,000 consumers to determine the winning products.
Supermarket Guru, Phil Lempert, is an expert analyst of consumer behavior, marketing trends, new products and the changing retail landscape who alerts consumers and business leaders to impending trends, and empowers them to make educated purchasing and marketing decisions. As one of America’s leading consumer trend- watchers and analysts, Phil Lempert is recognized on television, radio and in print. He has appeared as the food trends editor and correspondent for NBC News’ Today show for over 20 years, where he reports on consumer trends, food safety and money-saving tips, as well as showcases new products. He makes monthly appearances on ABC’s The View, and has appeared numerous times on The Oprah Winfrey Show, 20/20, CNN, CNBC, Discovery Health and MSNBC, as well as on local television morning and news programs throughout the country.
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