May 7, 2015

Branding Brand's Mobile Commerce Index showing sharp uptick in use of mobile phones to buy merchandise. 

May 6, 2015

Television personality and entrepreneur Bethenny Frankel announced plans to expand her popular Skinnygirl brand by introducing a new line of salad dressings.

May 6, 2015

Grocery shoppers have a resounding message for grocery retailers who have been enticing them with fuel rewards for over a decade: Fuel rewards alone aren’t winning their loyalty. 

May 6, 2015

The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday reported that the FAA is considering testing beyond-sight drone flights. 

May 4, 2015

Indyme launches vibration-activated shrink detector. 

May 4, 2015

Millennials are feeling more financially secure and optimistic about their future, boosting their consumer confidence scores.

May 4, 2015

The move to cut down on sugar is part of General Mills’ efforts to appeal to consumers with “better-for-you” products.

May 1, 2015

Greek-yogurt brand Chobani on Friday announced plans for a new creative platform and campaign that will reaffirm its commitment to providing better food for more people.

April 30, 2015

Whole Foods Market and Instacart are partnering to make it more convenient to show Mom how much you love her this Mother’s Day. Using the Instacart service, Whole Foods will deliver flowers in as little as one hour across 15 major U.S. metros, along with a selection of other gifts.

April 27, 2015

Minute Maid, a brand from the Coca-Cola Co., on Monday announced the “Doin’ Good” social campaign, which aims to remind parents of the many things they do to make a positive impact on the lives of their children. 

April 27, 2015

Families this year are ready to splurge on jewelry, flowers, gift cards, brunch and apparel for mom.

April 24, 2015

Amazon has introduced a shopping app for customers with an Apple Watch for swift and easy purchases.

April 23, 2015

Honest Tea will add a new lemonade variety to its line of Summer Refresher beverages.

April 23, 2015

IRI's 2014 Pacesetters cumulatively captured more than $7 billion in year-one sales. 

April 22, 2015

Earlier Easter boosted drug store sales, Credit Suisse analyst Ed Kelly reported Wednesday. 

April 22, 2015

CVS/pharmacy is kicking off a "Fill Your Bag" promotional event, helping shoppers save on CVS brand products, as well as on other select exclusive product lines, in all of its 7,800 stores.

April 22, 2015

Walgreens forever changed its corporate trajectory with the execution of its “step 2” merger and acquisition of Boots Alliance, creating a truly international retail pharmacy operator with the restructured and rebranded Walgreens Boots Alliance.

April 22, 2015

A Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group survey determined that consumers are in no rush to buy the latest wearable device. 

 

April 21, 2015

The Grocery Manufacturers Association will award the GMA Hall of Achievement Award to three industry leaders this fall, including former Walgreens president and CEO Greg Wasson. 

April 21, 2015

A majority of consumers are spending savings from lower fuel prices to buy groceries. According to the new “Why? Behind the Buy” report from Acosta Sales & Marketing, 72% of shoppers ages 18 to 34 years will spend fuel savings on groceries.

 

April 20, 2015

Old Orchard Brands on Monday announced that it’s expanding the Healthy Balance line of juice drinks to include two new varieties. 

April 17, 2015

 Ring Pop from Bazooka Candy Brands earlier this week kicked off its fourth annual flavor “face-off” on Facebook.

April 16, 2015

To support the new product, the company plans to debut an advertising campaign, “Ketchup’s Got a New Mustard.” 

April 15, 2015

Twenty-ounce bottles of Coca-Cola, Diet Coke and Coke Zero will feature 1,000 of the most popular names in the country — four times the number of names featured in last year's wildly successful campaign.