08/24/2014 - 7:26pm

With the Hispanic population in the United States hovering around 55 million and estimates predicting that they’ll soon make up nearly one-third of the population, it’s becoming imperative to reach this group of consumers. 

08/24/2014 - 7:13pm

The U.S. Hispanic population is projected to reach 128.8 million by 2060, or more than 30% of the U.S. population. This could bode especially well for purveyors of health products and services in the pharmacy setting. According to PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Health Research Institute, perhaps more than any other consumer group, Hispanics are cost-conscious, mobile savvy and do not necessarily seek health care within the traditional $2.8 trillion U.S. healthcare system.

08/24/2014 - 7:03pm

“A drug store is not just for sick individuals. It’s the place to come to showcase wellness and promote health.”

08/24/2014 - 6:20pm

Chain pharmacy is roiling the nation’s troubled healthcare system with “disruptive innovation” and bringing new, more accessible retail health-and-wellness solutions to consumers.

08/24/2014 - 4:27pm

Retail and supplier executives got their start before Meet the Market Saturday morning with Dan Mack, managing director of Mack Elevation Forum, who shared the six factors that make “dark horse” companies — small- to mid-tier companies that have carved out a successful business for themselves — great. 

08/24/2014 - 3:53pm

Twitter is all about real-time moments, and with 1 billion tweets taking place every two days, there are literally billions of opportunities for brands to connect with consumers.

08/24/2014 - 3:38pm

The search for value continues, but it doesn’t always mean cheap. It means “make my life better.” And when it comes to the $45 billion beauty market, the opportunities are aplenty. 

08/24/2014 - 3:35pm

There’s no other aspect in business that would tolerate an 85% failure rate. So why should it be tolerated in new product development? 

08/24/2014 - 3:19pm

One recurring theme throughout the day’s sessions revolved around the importance of capturing the millennial shopper.