02/05/2015 - 11:42am

Shelf talkers, power wings, corrugated cardboard displays — these have all been used to great success in promoting sales at the shelf or in the aisle. But as more and more consumers walk those aisles with a smartphone or tablet in hand, or shop the store from the convenience of their desktop, digital collaboration between retailer and supplier may represent an extremely lucrative method to sway that in-store purchase on top of traditional POP.

02/05/2015 - 11:41am

Menasha Packaging has teamed up with Shelfbucks, an in-store beacon promotion and Smart Display platform, to transform how retailers and consumer packaged goods companies engage with customers via a beacon-based platform that brings the power of the Internet to shelves and displays.

02/03/2015 - 10:41am

Much of the mobile app experience happens in the comfortable, unrushed environment of the home, with 85% of shoppers preferring to shop there via mobile.

02/03/2015 - 10:25am

Energizer's Household Products division introduced a new battery product called Energizer EcoAdvanced. It is the world's first AA battery constructed with 4% recylced batteries, according to the company.

01/29/2015 - 1:19pm

The Joint Industry Coupon Committee urged retailers to prepare for the retirement of UPC Prefix 5 barcodes from manufacturer coupons.

 

01/28/2015 - 1:11pm

The Yankee Candle Co. on Wednesday announced the launch of new fragrances for spring 2015.

01/27/2015 - 2:04pm

 The OurPet Co. on Tuesday announced the launch of several new products for its line of Pet Zone cat toys.

01/27/2015 - 12:29pm

IRI has hired Michael Rosenthal as EVP of global operations. Rosenthal is a member of the executive leadership team and reports to Andrew Appel, president and CEO of IRI.
 

01/27/2015 - 10:22am

The Global Market Development Center last week named Dewayne Rabon, group VP center store for Bi-Lo Holdings, as the new chairman of the board.