10/06/2015 - 2:37pm

PwC forecasts that today's consumer preferences and economic realities will likely make the 2015 holiday season one of the most interesting we have seen in years. 

10/06/2015 - 1:29pm

Shoppers will be invited to join the party and step inside a life-size Shoppers Optimum confetti globe for a chance to win prizes, including an all-inclusive sun-filled vacation. 

10/06/2015 - 12:37pm

Walmart will provide free blood glucose, blood pressure, vision screenings and product samples —and more than 10,000 of the company’s pharmacists will offer immunizations in select stores. 

10/06/2015 - 12:08pm

Bloomreach has commissioned a study that shows where shoppers go first to price items, and the answer suggests that Amazon holds a big share of that traffic. 

10/05/2015 - 1:48pm

Seven stores in two markets will have Hearing Centers, and five stores in another market will have optical services starting later this fall. 

10/05/2015 - 1:00pm
Kroger is completing the installation of its Digital Shelf Edge smart shelf technology to 2,200 shelves throughout the center of the supermarket, including most aisles with dry goods Cinicinnati.com is reporting. “It has the potential to reinvent brick-and-mortar retailing,” Kroger’s VP research and development Brett Bonner said. “It brings the info-richness of the Internet to the sight, sounds, smells and touching of in-store shopping.” (Cincinnati.com)
10/05/2015 - 12:22pm

Overall, 22% of consumers who are enabling their health management through technology in 2015 vs. 13% two years ago.

10/05/2015 - 10:23am

Sam’s Club made some expansive personnel and strategy changes focused on merchandising on the same day that Walmart announced job cuts at its home office in Bentonville, Ark.

10/05/2015 - 9:49am

The seventh president in Meijer's 81-year history hails from Columbus, Ohio and is a graduate of Ohio Northern University’s College of Pharmacy.