This Week in Commerce: Campbell Soup, Smucker earnings; CRMC

Here's the events and earnings calendar for June 5-9.

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Welcome to a new week. We’ll get the latest look at the state of the consumer from big CPG companies and DTC brands alike via earnings reports. Plus, supply chain and marketing professionals each have conferences that offer networking and learning.

Here’s a look at the calendar:


GS1 Connect: Supply chain professionals gather in Chicago for a conference featuring more than 500 companies. Programming includes speakers, roundtables and sessions designed to educate attendees about doing business with industry leaders. (June 5-7, Denver, Colorado)

CRMC: Retail brands gather in Chicago to learn from case studies, keynotes and networking. Focus areas include marketing, loyalty and rewards, diversity and inclusion and influence and engagement. (June 7-9, Chicago)

WWDC: Apple will unveil new products and features at its annual conference for developers. A virtual reality headset is rumored to be among the big debuts.


Tuesday, June 6: JM Smucker & Co., Stitch Fix

Wednesday, June 7: Campbell Soup Co., Rent the Runway, Torrid

Thursday, June 8: Signet Jewelers, Designer Brands

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