The Joint Industry Coupon Committee on Thursday urged retailers to prepare for the retirement of UPC Prefix 5 barcodes from manufacturer coupons.
The Hershey Co. on Tuesday announced the introduction of Brookside Chocolate's Crunchy Clusters, a confection that takes mutligrains of rice, toasted oats and graham cracker bits and combines them with fruit-flavored centers covered in dark chocolate.
The OurPet Co. on Tuesday announced the launch of several new products for its line of Pet Zone cat toys.
IRI has hired Michael Rosenthal as EVP of global operations. Rosenthal is a member of the executive leadership team and reports to Andrew Appel, president and CEO of IRI.
The Global Market Development Center last week named Dewayne Rabon, group VP center store for Bi-Lo Holdings, as the new chairman of the board.
Respect Foods last week debuted a new line of frozen breakfast products for immediate distribution in North America.
Target is teaming up with a celebrity foodie for a new product line.
Mobile is increasingly influencing all stages along the shopper’s path-to-purchase for CPG items. New research from mobile audience intelligence firm NinthDecimal examines how mobile usage and marketing is transforming how shoppers interact with CPG brands.
Walkers Shortbread has adapted its shortbread recipe for consumers who abide by a gluten-free diet.
Lipton Iced Tea is rolling out a new line of lightly carbonated ice teas, which highlights the brand's "Be More Tea" brand philosophy of encouraging people to refresh their daily routines.