August 18, 2017

McCormick’s acquisition of Reckitt Benckiser’s food division was estimated at roughly $4.2 billion. 

August 17, 2017

Lewis Drug’s two-pronged retailing approach encompasses both large-scale stores serving a broad range of needs in its more urban and suburban locations, and a network of much smaller and more traditionally merchandised drug stores serving smaller towns and rural areas.

August 16, 2017

Items available with Instant Pickup include snacks, drinks and electronics, as well as some of Amazon’s most popular devices.

August 15, 2017

"Getting a larger share of a smaller pie at limited assortment stores is well worth fighting for," the study's authors reported.

August 15, 2017

As many as 89% of food retailer respondents have established health and wellness programs for customers, employees or both and 96% are committed to expanding programs in their stores.

August 15, 2017

Target is bringing on talent from Walmart and General Mills to accelerate its food and beverage strategy.

August 14, 2017

"More and more customers are demanding simple, easier to read labels, fewer ingredients and greater transparency when it comes to product ingredient labeling," Hy-Vee stated.

August 14, 2017

Tasty Bite’s portfolio includes vegetarian offerings that include Indian and Asian entrees, spice and simmer meal kits, organic rice and lentils. 

August 11, 2017
The company has announced the introduction of its ready-to-drink pumpkin spice latte and its new PSL-flavored ground coffee.
August 10, 2017

The three flavors are Hurricane Punch, Watermelon Smash and Blue Frostbite, all of which at 8% alcohol-by-volume and will be sold in 25-oz. cans.

August 10, 2017

The new Crunchy Crepes varieties are individually wrapped, and like bakerly’s other products, are non-GMO with no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives. 

August 9, 2017
The line of soups includes baked potato, creamy butternut squash, broccoli cheddar and creamy tomato basil soup, and the line of savory sides includes original mashed potatoes, garlic mashed potatoes, three cheese pasta and creamy parmesan pasta. 
August 9, 2017

Hear from Mars Wrigley Confectionery VP of category leadership Tiffany Menyhart on the company’s efforts to deliver on some of the biggest trends in the category with its top brands and how it’s satisfying shoppers’ cravings while upping its better-for-you efforts.

August 7, 2017

Hy-Vee plans to eliminate more than 200 artificial ingredients or synthetic chemicals in 1,000 Hy-Vee label products by July 2018.

August 4, 2017

The bars are available in four varieties and were developed specifically for shoppers who follow a low-FODMAP diet and live with GI discomfort. 

August 3, 2017

The three appointments were made in an effort to strengthen Dr Pepper Snapple’s leadership pipeline, the company said. 

August 3, 2017

“The Most Important 20 Minutes of Your Year, Buyer Presentations: A Guide for CPG Manufacturers” provides an overview of what presenters should consider when getting their buyer presentations ready.

August 3, 2017

Target is pledging to ensure that its own-brand products are free of artificial flavors, preservatives, sweeteners and colors, as well as artificial trans fats and high fructose corn syrup, by the end of 2018. 

 
August 2, 2017

Dirk Van de Put, who currently leads Canadian frozen foods giant McCain Foods,  has previously held executive positions with Novartis, Groupe Danone, Coca-Cola and Mars.

August 1, 2017

Despite being digital natives, 57% of Generation Z say they prefer to shop in-store rather than online, according to a report from CrowdTwist.

July 28, 2017

American women tend to pay more for products with recognizable ingredients as opposed to products that fail to clearly define what they contain.

July 27, 2017

Colour Riche Matte Lipsticks come in 16 matte shades, and consumers will be asked to share their favorites on social media.

July 27, 2017

Apollo says it is starting a worldwide tour of jetpack deliveries as part of a marketing campaign to promote Apollo Energy Gum.

July 26, 2017

Directed by emerging filmmaker Pamela Romanowsky in partnership with Refinery29, the videos provide consumers with a glimpse into the origins of Dove Chocolate.