08/25/2014 - 9:26am

Pur Water Filtration is rolling out a new marketing campaign, the first for the brand since 2008. Taking the lead will be an eccentric character named Arthur Tweedie, who will create awareness and educate audiences about the product's filtration technology.

08/22/2014 - 10:16am

DSN presents a preview of some of the hottest general merchandise and consumables products that will appear on the show floor at NACDS Total Store Expo.

08/21/2014 - 12:05pm

Scott, a brand from Kimberly-Clark, announced the national release of Scott Natural Tube-Free bath tissue. The tubeless tissue eliminates the cardboard tube in the center and helps cut down on the 17 billion toilet paper tubes thrown out each year.

08/21/2014 - 8:27am

The Global Market Development Center and its Educational Leadership Council on Wednesday released the "Seasonal Best Practices, for the New World of Shopping: Part Two" whitepaper, a comprehensive look at total-store business-building opportunities through nonfoods during the January to September merchandising seasons. 

08/20/2014 - 7:10pm

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 - 5:34pm

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 - 11:23am

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 - 3:23pm

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 - 2:07pm

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