December 16, 2010

What Rite Aid might wish for Christmas is accelerated results borne from its Wellness+ loyalty card program, because even as the chain lowered its guidance for fiscal 2011 sales, it’s that differentiated loyalty program that executives believe is going to buttress sales next year and beyond.

December 9, 2010

American Greetings is decking card aisles with its LCD-enhanced cards, preloaded with Christmas images or ready to be customized with favorite photos.

December 7, 2010

BROOKLYN, Ohio — Getting the most from the card category depends not only on the right merchandise, but also on the right merchandising. Outposting and signage can have a big impact on the department.


December 3, 2010

Customers looking to make the holiday season merry and bright can look no further than American Greetings.

December 1, 2010

Warm holiday sentiments can be found in the greeting card aisle this season with a new collection of cards written and inspired by Taylor Swift for American Greetings.

November 17, 2010

Consumers wanting to keep their homes smelling of fresh-cut trees during the holidays can look...

November 16, 2010

With the holiday season fast approaching, Walgreens is aggressively positioning itself as a holiday shopping...

November 7, 2010

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced on Monday that it will partner with CVS/pharmacy and Warner...

November 3, 2010

Trick-or-treaters had barely gotten their costumes off by the time Walgreens began rolling out its...

October 3, 2010

Shoppers are trimming their holiday-related purchases this season, according to new research by SymphonyIRI....

September 26, 2010

Seasonal candy is a big part of the confectionery category, accounting for one-quarter of the...

August 3, 2010

An international premium beer brand will be developing a holiday glassware gift pack....

January 10, 2010

Seasonal candy always has provided a bump in confectionery sales for retailers, and sales of...

November 30, 2009

Walgreens’ merchandising team has long displayed a knack for jumping quickly on new product trends...

October 29, 2009

Uninsured Floridians may find a new kind of stocking stuffer in their Christmas stockings this...

September 16, 2009

It’s bad enough that you have to laugh at your boss’s jokes throughout the Christmas...