01/28/2013 - 4:49pm

YouGov's BrandIndex has named 25 brands to its "2012 Annual US Top Buzz Rankings," YouGov said.

01/28/2013 - 4:47pm

99¢ Only Stores last week announced that Richard Anicetti has assumed the role of interim CEO.

01/28/2013 - 4:26pm

Target will dedicate about 10,000 sq. ft. at nine of its stores in the Detroit area to fresh groceries, the mass merchandise chain said Monday.

01/28/2013 - 2:36pm

Meijer's digital coupon program has reached 1 million subscribers, the mass merchandise chain said.

01/28/2013 - 12:15pm

Retail industry sales (which exclude automobiles, gas stations and restaurants) will increase 3.4%, down slightly from 4.2% in 2012 and 5.8% in 2011, according to the National Retail Federation’s 2013 economic forecast.

01/25/2013 - 4:30pm

Walmart recently announced that it would source $50 billion of the products sold in its stores in the United States over the next 10 years, according to a report in USA Today.

"Be American; buy American" has long been a slogan that makes buying U.S.-made goods sound nothing less than patriotic because it helps create American jobs, much like CVS' initiatives to create jobs for veterans, and the recent Made-in-USA fervor around the country has more than demonstrated that. But there are practical reasons for sourcing domestically as well, making it high time for retailers to start looking into putting more products with the "Made in USA" label on their shelves.

01/25/2013 - 3:04pm

Pop singer Katy Perry will leave her mark on the newest flavor from snack brand Popchips, the company said.

01/25/2013 - 12:23pm

Students at an Ohio pharmacy school are taking part in a nationwide effort to boost medication adherence.

01/24/2013 - 12:29pm

Pampers, part of Procter & Gamble, is expanding its line of Swaddlers diapers, the company announced this week.