January 13, 2016

MeStrength, the manufacturer of a performance hydration drink mix, on Tuesday announced the launch of its clean and efficient blend of electrolytes and creatine to help athletes get the most out of their workouts.

January 13, 2016

President Barack Obama's nominee for commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Robert Califf - was approved by the Senate HELP Committee Tuesday, according to a report published by ABC News. But it's not necessarily smooth sailing from here. At least two senators are expected to place a hold on the nomination, including presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. "Sanders has said the country needs an FDA commissioner who will stand up to the pharmaceutical industry and that Califf is 'not that person.'" (ABC News)

January 13, 2016

Publix Super Markets is getting a new CEO after Ed Crenshaw announced his retirement on Wednesday.

January 13, 2016

SEATTLE -- A taste of Italy is coming soon to beverage shelves across North America.

January 13, 2016

Supervalu did meet its profitability targets for the period ended Dec. 5, but sales at Save-A-Lot declined to $1.07 billion from $1.09 billion due to some store closures and a 3.4% decline in identical store sales.

January 13, 2016

The findings in this new study support earlier evidence from studies in animals that showed protective effects of estrogen against the flu. 

January 13, 2016

Target is looking to woo beauty customers who want a stellar selection of colors with a sweet price tag.

January 13, 2016

The ePillboard system uses three digital monitors meant to be placed in three locations across the pharmacy — two in the waiting room and storefront, and one in the drive-thru window.

January 13, 2016

Walgreens, along with a host of other retailers, on Tuesday opted into Visa's Visa Checkout to help facilitate an omnichannel shopping experience. Walmart.com also will be incorporating the option into its services within the year, Visa reported.

January 12, 2016

Coty has confirmed the transfer of 10 fragrance licenses from Procter & Gamble, while two perfume brands are opting out.

January 12, 2016

Healthy checklane items are coming to nearly all Aldi stores by year end — and that’s just the beginning of the retailer’s stepped up commitment to offering healthier options at its expanding network of 1,500 stores.

January 12, 2016

EcoTools continues to grow its collection with new makeup tools, bath accessories, hair brushes and a first-ever line of brush cleansing products to help women enhance their natural beauty. 

January 12, 2016

Hi-Tech's Ionamin diet aid was initially launched exclusively through Rite Aid. 

January 12, 2016

Lynn Gust, retiring, started his career with Kroger in 1970 as a parcel clerk at Fred Meyer's Fourth Plain store in Vancouver, Wash. and has served in a number of senior-level positions becoming president of Fred Meyer in 2012.

January 12, 2016

Beyond providing comfort, this absorption technology helps ensure the Lansinoh Ultimate Protection Nursing Pad won’t leak, because it captures 20 times its weight in liquid.

January 12, 2016
As many as 62% of working Americans have gone to work sick and nearly three in four parents have sent their children to school sick. 
 
January 12, 2016

The drug is intended to treat asthma and the maintenance of airflow obstruction and reducing exacerbations among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. 

January 12, 2016

Because activity trackers can be easily deceived, researchers have designed a way to train smartphone trackers to spot the difference between fake and real activity. 

January 12, 2016

On Oct. 1, 2015, liability for fraudulent transactions shifted to merchants who are not EMV-compliant. 

January 12, 2016

Strong sales of fragrances and bath and body products helped Burlington Stores achieve its holiday season sales targets and have CEO Tom Kingsbury feeling good about where the company is headed in 2016 (Retailing Today).

January 12, 2016

A CVS store is expected to open on the Las Vegas strip in May, according to a report by Vegas Inc. published Tuesday. It will be CVS' fourth location to Walgreens' five, the report noted. "They've really been popping up quickly," Ray Germain, associate VP investments with Marcus & Millichap told Vegas Inc. "It's crazy what you'll pay for a little packet of Advil. (Vegas Inc.)

 

 

January 12, 2016

See results from a new study by ECRM and HellaWella about consumer perceptions around VMS products and how those perceptions shape their shopping behavior. 

January 12, 2016

More than 50 companies around the globe are using TABS Analytics’ services and products for category management, trade promotion analytics, data integration and retail space optimization, among other services. 

January 12, 2016

Fitness enthusiasts now have another reason to shop the wearable technology aisle: RunLites.