11/05/2014 - 9:56am

As many as 60% of shoppers wait until November before they start their holiday gift buying, with 31% hitting the stores around Nov. 1 and 29% waiting until Black Friday.

11/05/2014 - 9:42am

Both Walgreens and Amazon.com advanced in the 2014 Kantar Retail PowerRanking Survey released Tuesday. Walgreens climbed from the No. 10 spot to No. 9 and Amazon.com went from No. 8 to No. 5.

11/05/2014 - 9:17am

The Coca-Cola Co. on Tuesday announced the nationwide launch of Coca-Cola Life, the company's first reduced-calorie cola to use a combination of cane sugar and stevia leaf extract. 

11/04/2014 - 12:29pm

GMDC announced that CPG executive Patrick Spear has been named president of the 44-year-old trade association effective Nov. 1.

 

11/04/2014 - 11:47am

About 1-in-3 holiday shoppers say they expect more than half of their purchases to be on sale or discounted, The Conference Board reported Tuesday.

11/04/2014 - 11:41am

Hamacher Resource Group on Tuesday announced the promotion of Jennifer Johnston to senior marketing services account manager.

11/04/2014 - 11:28am

U.S. retailers have emerged with an optimistic outlook for the upcoming holiday season, according to a recent BDO USA survey.

 

11/03/2014 - 1:40pm

To kick off the holiday season, CVS/pharmacy on Monday announced the return of its "Free Gift Card" promotion, an offer designed to allow customers the opportunity to receive free gift cards by shopping for everyday essentials at store locations nationwide. 

11/03/2014 - 9:41am

Summer has passed and the Halloween decorations are being stowed away, which at Bug Light means one thing: bring on the sweater weather.