May 5, 2017

The collection contains neutral sheer and saturated cream nail colors that the company says include a nude polish for every skin tone.

May 5, 2017

Jeffrey Harmening succeeds Ken Powell, who has been the company’s chairman and CEO since 2007. 

May 5, 2017

An XPRIZE competition has awarded $2.5 million to Penn.-based Frontier Medical Devices for its machine, DxtER, which uses sensors to check a person’s biological functions, vital signs and body chemistry, then uses an artificial intelligence engine come up with a diagnosis, according to a report from SingularityHub. The competition, inspired by a “Star Trek” device called the Tricorder, selected DxtER from entrants, all of whose devices had to weigh less than 5 lbs., diagnose 10 core health conditions and be smartphone- and tablet-compatible. (SingularityHub)

 

May 5, 2017
L’Oreal Paris is partnering with Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing on a line of lipsticks that it will unveil before Paris Fashion Week in September, Women’s Wear Daily reported. The 31-year-old designer will oversee creative direction for the 12-lipstick line’s colors, as well as the design of packaging and its advertisement, with a plan to sell the product in places that carry L’Oreal Paris. Balmain stores and certain other retailers will carry jewel editions of the lipstick, the report said. (Women’s Wear Daily
 
May 5, 2017

The Anheuser-Busch veteran will oversee procurement and merchandising, operations, marketing and communication and supply chain for Schnucks’ 100 stores across five states. 

May 4, 2017
As it launches its latest product, Church & Dwight’s Nair is highlighting consumer research that gauged women’s biggest problem areas when it comes to hair removal.
May 4, 2017

Wicked Weed joins such other The High Ends brands as Stella Artois, Shock Top, Goose Island, Blue Point, Spiked Seltzer and Breckenridge Brewery, among others.

May 3, 2017

The line of four toothpastes, named for Sheffield Pharmaceuticals’ founder Dr. Washington Wentworth Sheffield, is made from natural recipes he invented in 1850. 

May 3, 2017

Hawaiian Tropic brand is introducing new products and partnering with three YouTube influencers for a series of videos about the sun care products and how they incorporate them into their passions.

May 3, 2017
The beverage contains a mix of lemon juice, bubbles and a touch of sweetness, the company said. It comes in original, blackberry and peach flavors in 12-oz. cans that contain 70 calories.
 
May 2, 2017

At the exhibition, there will be a dedicated space on the floor for QVC that’s open throughout show hours, and QVC will be hosting an open session on July 11, at which companies interested in QVC’s distribution model can learn best practices and requirements to get their products on air and online.

May 2, 2017

John Provenzano, who will join Publix as VP government relations, effective June 12, currently serves Provenzano currently serves as the executive director of the National Association of State Treasurers. 

May 1, 2017
AmerisourceBergen said that 2016 revenue contribution from its existing agreement with Express Scripts was roughly $23 billion.
 
May 1, 2017
he company hired AccountAbility to assess Bayer’s internal processes, systems, controls and performance guidelines for the labeling accuracy of its 10 top-selling Coppertone products, then publicize the results.
May 1, 2017

Oscar Mayer’s full line will now contain no added nitrates or nitrites, no artificial preservatives in its meat and no by-products.

 
April 28, 2017

Cygan was most recently Jewel-Osco’s VP marketing and merchandising. He joined the company in April 1980 as a part-time clerk, staying with the chain as he completed his education at Western Michigan University and moving into roles of increasing responsibility. 

April 28, 2017

In this month’s Supermarket Wellness Watch, David Orgel takes a deep dive into midwestern retailer Hy-Vee’s health-and-wellness efforts to meet its customers where they are. 

April 27, 2017

Holding company Ecoark on Thursday announced the addition of two members to its board of directors. 

April 27, 2017

Qualanex will be launching the first phase of its technology, Qosk Decision Support System, in May.

April 27, 2017

Hy-Vee is looking to unveil a new small-format store — tentatively called Hy-Vee Fast & Fresh — aimed at shoppers picking up groceries or making quick trips, according to a report in the Des Moines Register. The report notes that the store would be between 12,000 and 16,000 sq. ft. — smaller than the typical 90,000-sq.ft. store — and include fuel pumps and groceries, though much is still being worked out. (Des Moines Register)

April 27, 2017

The Cabanas at the Phoencian were busy on Monday with Strategic Exchange Appointments during the 2017 NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 26, 2017
This marks the fourth quarter in a row Albertsons has earned the top spot in the large pharmacy chain category, and OutcomesMTM named Albertsons the 2016 Top Large Pharmacy Chain last year.
April 26, 2017

The brand introduced its Curve Black fragrance and named social media star and filmmaker Mark Dohner as its latest brand ambassador.

April 26, 2017

Mederma Quick Dry Oil is formulated to help diminish the appearance of scars, stretch marks, uneven skin tone and dry skin, and the Mederma Spezial line of dietary supplements and mousses is aimed at promoting healthy skin, hair and nails, the company said.