November 4, 2014

About 1-in-3 holiday shoppers say they expect more than half of their purchases to be on sale or discounted, The Conference Board reported Tuesday.

November 4, 2014

U.S. retailers have emerged with an optimistic outlook for the upcoming holiday season, according to a recent BDO USA survey.

 

November 3, 2014

Summer has passed and the Halloween decorations are being stowed away, which at Bug Light means one thing: bring on the sweater weather.

November 3, 2014

Church & Dwight on Monday announced that Matthew Farrell has been named COO and CFO, effective Nov. 3.

November 3, 2014

To kick off the holiday season, CVS/pharmacy on Monday announced the return of its "Free Gift Card" promotion, an offer designed to allow customers the opportunity to receive free gift cards by shopping for everyday essentials at store locations nationwide. 

October 30, 2014

In a sale order hearing on Wednesday, the bankruptcy court approved C&S Wholesale Grocer’s bid to purchase Associated Wholesalers and its subsidiaries.

October 30, 2014

Global consumer confidence edged up one index point in the third quarter to a score of 98 — an increase of one point from the previous quarter and two points from the start of the year. 

October 29, 2014

Mike's Hard Lemonade Co. announced its newest seasonal flavor, Mike's Harder Apple Firebomb. 

October 29, 2014

Consumers want to know: do disinfectant products like Reckitt Benckiser's Lysol or Clorox protect against the Ebola virus?

October 28, 2014

Menasha Packaging won 12 Design of the Times Awards at the 2014 Shopper Marketing Expo in Minneapolis, Minn., the company announced Monday.

October 27, 2014

Old Orchard Brands is celebrating the flavors of fall with a new line of fruit juice cocktails.

October 27, 2014

Weight Watchers on Monday launched a line of branded, ready-to-eat cereals at select retailers. 

October 24, 2014

Imagine That, a newcomer to the food and beverage industry, is launching a line of shelf-stable beverages that provide the same "goodness" as whole fruits and vegetables, according to the company.

October 24, 2014

Red Bull Latagráfica, a creative project that pays homage to Los Angeles and Latino art communities, is making a return appearance as Edición II.

October 23, 2014

Halloween is not just an exclusive holiday for sweets-obsessed kids in costume — it has evolved into an all-inclusive family holiday, according to a Halloween 2014 preview from Fung Business Intelligence Centre.

 

October 23, 2014

A recent study of the consumables category revealed that weak promotional deals and a disinterest among women in the millennial age group are translating to sluggish sales. 

 

October 23, 2014

M&M's brand will offer consumers two new ways to add variety to their baked goods. 

October 22, 2014

Ricola, a manufacturer of herb drops, on Wednesday announced the introduction of Revitalizing Herb Drops, which work to restore energy. 

October 21, 2014

Krusteaz — a maker of baking, pancake and waffle mixes — on Tuesday debuted its first line of gluten-free products, which will be available at most grocery stores across the country.

October 21, 2014

B&G Foods' Pirate's Booty brand will sail the high seas at the 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

October 20, 2014

Tic Tac mints, a brand from Ferrero U.S.A., is introducing a new treat for Halloween.

October 17, 2014

Starbucks Coffee Company continues to extend its mobile offerings. The coffee giant will launch mobile ordering in its locations in the Portland, Ore., area by year end, with a full rollout nationwide in 2015.

October 15, 2014

Jelly Belly Candy Co. will issue the ultimate trick-or-treat challenge to fans with its BeanBoozled jelly beans, which take classic Jelly Belly bean flavors and pair them with odd-tasting lookalikes.

October 15, 2014

Sara Lee, a brand from Tyson Foods, last week announced the addition of two new flavors to its line of Desserts pound cakes.