Markwins has entered into an agreement to acquire from Aspire Brands the Bonne Bell and Lip Smacker assets.
Skin care brand Murad has announced the debut of its new Youth Builder Bodycare, a family of transformative body treatments that address the most prevalent body-aging concerns, including uneven skin tone and texture, loss of elasticity and firmness and dehydration.
Colgate announced on Thursday during the fourth quarter it posted organic sales growth and higher profitability as new launches in the United States helped fuel volume growth.
ThinkThin will expand beyond its selection of bars with its new thinkThin Protein and Fiber Hot Oatmeal, marking its first new food category launch. The brand said it hopes to meet a rising demand for protein products and is first in the hot cereal category to offer a combo of both protein and high fiber with 200 calories or less.
Cardinal Health increased full-year share earnings projections to a range of $4.28 to $4.38, in part driven by a faster-than-expected start for its generics sourcing venture with CVS Health.
The Joint Industry Coupon Committee urged retailers to prepare for the retirement of UPC Prefix 5 barcodes from manufacturer coupons.
Baileys Coffee Creamers on Thursday announced two new additions to its line of non-alcoholic flavored coffee creamers. Macadamia Brittle and the limited-edition Bourbon Vanilla Pound Cake will join the brand's existing 13 flavors in dairy cases across the country.
A pair of veteran retailers were among the most popular store sites on Facebook during the 2014 holiday season. Sears was the most popular U.S. department store, while Walmart.com was the most popular mass merchant store site, according to a study by Searchmetrics.
Weis Markets on Thursday announced that Rick Bhandari has joined the company as director pharmacy operations.
Three UC San Diego researchers say they can predict the spread of flu a week into the future with as much accuracy as Google Flu Trends can display levels of infection right now.