08/20/2014 - 8:10pm

Food and drug retailers may need to modify their approaches to get the most from their general merchandise outside of the big fourth-quarter holidays, according to a new whitepaper from the Global Marketing Development Center. The report is the second part of GMDC’s “Seasonal Best Practices for the New World of Shopping” series.

08/20/2014 - 6:34pm

Look for Walgreens to continue to try to create a kind of retail theater, focused very sharply on the front end of the store.

08/20/2014 - 12:23pm

iBeacon technology, the Apple iOS 7 feature that helps mobile devices track their position relative to stationary beacons by using low-frequency Bluetooth transmissions, is getting quite a bit of attention from retailers.

08/19/2014 - 4:23pm

Beginning Aug. 19, the taxi app company Uber will offer a drug store shopping service for a limited time in a limited area to Washington, D.C., residents. 

 

08/19/2014 - 3:07pm

A new collection of festive products from Hallmark proves it's never too early to get into the Holiday spirit.

08/19/2014 - 12:29pm

Coty announced the introduction of Wild Essence Halle Berry, a new fragrance that embodies the essence of a woman in nature, according to the company.

08/19/2014 - 10:39am

Nielsen on Monday announced the appointments of two executive leaders: John Lewis as global president and Karen Fichuk as president North America. 

 

08/18/2014 - 11:16am

About 36% of shoppers don’t plan to do back-to-school shopping this year, up from 31% in 2013 and 28% in 2012, according to a new study by the Integer Group and M/A/R/C research.

08/15/2014 - 9:07am

Little Seashell Cards announced the launch of its French and English holiday 2014 cards.