01/08/2015 - 10:42am

Family Dollar Stores on Thursday reported a total net sales increase of 2.3% to $2.6  billion for its first quarter ended Nov. 29, 2014. 

 

01/08/2015 - 10:25am

Fred’s strong pharmacy sales weren’t enough to help the company avert a 1.4 percent same-store sales decline for the month.

01/07/2015 - 4:27pm

New packaging formats, consumer interest in therapeutic body care and a long, cold 2013-2014 winter in much of the United States helped fuel sales in the body-, hand- and foot-care category — a category that, according to research firm Mintel, experienced virtually no sales growth between 2009 and 2011.

01/07/2015 - 4:26pm

Good news for manufacturers of soap, bath and shower products is that growth has been solid, with sales increasing a hefty 18%, to about $5.4 billion, between 2008 and 2013, according to research firm Mintel.

01/07/2015 - 11:02am

Supervalu reported third-quarter net sales of $4.2 billion, representing an increase of 4.8%.

 

01/06/2015 - 9:24am

Walgreens on Tuesday announced that December sales increased 10.2% to $7.9 billion.

 

01/05/2015 - 10:30am

Rite Aid on Friday posted a December sales increase of 4.9% to $2.2 billion.

 

12/29/2014 - 12:58pm

Christmas Day saw both strong online and mobile sales. Key Christmas Day trends reported by the IBM Digital Analytics Benchmark include an 8.3% year-over-year increase in online sales.

12/23/2014 - 9:01am

Shares of Walgreens were on the rise in pre-market trading Tuesday morning, as Walgreens reported a 16.4% lift in quarterly profit to $809 million that was credited to the 222 million prescriptions filled in the first quarter ended Nov. 30.