06/11/2014 - 12:33pm

It is no secret that the retail landscape is evolving, as many factors — such as mobile technology, healthy eating trends and cost cutting — increasingly impact how people shop. Using the SAP Social Media Analytics application by NetBase, SAP analyzed social media conversations to gain insight into people’s perceptions about grocery shopping.

06/11/2014 - 11:43am

Millennial shoppers are nearly three times as likely as other generations to use social media as a pre-purchase research tool; however, many increasingly are looking beyond Facebook to other social media channels, according to Marketing to Millennials, a research study from the consumer and retail group at Market Strategies International.

06/11/2014 - 11:13am

The Food Marketing Institute on Wednesday released its annual analysis of U.S. Grocery Shopper Trends, presented by FMI president and CEO Leslie Sarasin at FMI Connect, which reveals dramatic changes in the consumer universe that have impacted the way food retailers do business.

06/11/2014 - 11:12am

China Glaze has teamed up with studio powerhouse the Weinstein Co. for a limited-edition collection of nail polish to debut in conjunction with the Aug. 15 release of “The Giver.”

06/11/2014 - 10:57am

Ulta Beauty posted strong double-digit gains in sales and net income during first quarter 2014.

06/11/2014 - 10:50am

The Council for Responsible Nutrition on Tuesday opened registration for the association's educational/networking events — The Workshop: CRN’s Day of Science and The Conference: CRN’s Annual Symposium for the Dietary Supplement Industry — taking place Nov. 5 to 8 at the Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, Calif.

06/11/2014 - 10:45am

QS/1, a complete healthcare automation solutions provider, on Tuesday announced it is partnering with VUCA Health to offer on-demand prescription-specific videos, as well as other services to engage patients and strengthen customer relationships.

06/11/2014 - 10:31am

Helen of Troy on Wednesday announced that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Healthy Directions, a supplier of premium doctor-branded vitamins, minerals and supplements, as well as other health products sold directly to consumers.

06/11/2014 - 10:16am

Skin care brand derma e has teamed up with Vitamin Angels, a nonprofit organization that distributes vitamins and minerals to at-risk children and mothers in need, to donate $5,000 in 2014, supporting Vitamin Angels on its goal of providing lifesaving and life-changing micronutrients to 40 million children worldwide.