DSN highlights the best practices in in-store merchandising and marketing in the consumables category.
Healthy snacks had tremendous growth in 2013.
CandyRific has introduced two novelty items for spring.
Jelly Belly has added a second colorful, trendy bag to its line of Camo Beans — Pink Camo Beans.
Building on the 2013 introduction of Snickers Bites and Milky Way Bites, Mars Chocolate North America added three new flavors of unwrapped, bite-sized treats: Twix Bites, 3 Musketeers Bites and Milky Way Simply Caramel Bites.
Where would the candy category be without seasonal merchandise?
Despite declining sales, three category trends — sparkling water, natural sodas and low-calorie sodas — are keeping some fizz in carbonated soft drinks.
Mintel projects the pet products category will grow an average of 3.8% over the next five years to nearly $13.7 billion by 2017.
The electronic cigarette category is booming.
A deal announced last month between CVS Caremark and Cardinal Health created a joint venture that the companies said would be the largest generic drug sourcing entity in the United States.