February 2, 2016

The Kantar Retail report found that while total trade spending as a percent of gross sales continues to remain flat, manufacturers are increasingly shifting spend to growth channels and customers.

February 1, 2016

The next B2B Video Exchange event on March 8 will be a forum for the electronics category, with a focus on mobile accessories and smart homes.

January 29, 2016

Nielsen Catalina Solutions' new CEO most recently served as Nielsen's EVP and managing director of local media, where he was responsible for strategy and development for Nielsen's local television and audio clients. 

January 28, 2016
Out of a total of 2,404 new health, beauty, and wellness items evaluated by  Hamacher Resource Group last year, 237 products were ideal for independents based on product innovation, promotional support, category growth, product orientation and earning potential. 
 
January 28, 2016

Additionally, there has been an increase in the number of shoppers who claim brand names are very important.

January 20, 2016

Tom Corley has more than 30 years of industry experience with the Kraft Foods Group and General Foods, including more than 15 years in senior leadership and sales roles. 

January 20, 2016

Freshub is looking to aggressively expand its presence into key retail brands, and become a significant player in the emerging IoT and Smart Kitchen domains.

January 15, 2016

IRI is looking to drive the growth and expansion of IRI’s services to the retail industry with the appointment. 

January 15, 2016

RetailNext’s Aurora sensor is an all-in-one device designed specifically for the needs of the retail industry. 

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 7, 2016

By including Digimarc Barcode in artwork and product packaging concurrently, Perrigo will enable its retail customers to engage consumers in a more meaningful way.

January 6, 2016

Organic Valley said the sales achievement capped off a year of growth in new product lines and strong continued support for its core products. 

December 14, 2015

The new company will wield a $16 billion CPG portfolio across a number of front-end categories, including health and wellness, consumables and general merchandise. 

December 10, 2015

More than four out of 10 consumers would like exclusive offers sent to their phone when they enter a store. 

December 4, 2015

The report, from ReportsnReports, highlights the role that consumer interest in instant services provided by photo kiosks as being a key driver in the market.

November 23, 2015

Prestige Brands will acquire DenTek, a move that will expand its oral care portfolio into the growing specialty oral care category. 

November 18, 2015

Ad Age is reporting that a equipment maker Anthony International is teaming with digital sign company Real Digital media on a translucent iDoor, which allows static or video ads to display on refrigerator doors while allowing customers to see the products. “The first thing is the wow factor,” a 7-Eleven franchisee in Los Angeles said. “When people walk into the store, they haven't seen anything like it.” (Ad Age)

November 16, 2015

As many as 41% of retailers expect their Black Friday sales to increase this year, compared to 30% last year. 

November 11, 2015

Despite an increased promotional investment, lift from merchandising support declined across 58% of CPG categories. 

November 5, 2015

Almost two-thirds of consumers surveyed say social media will have some influence on their purchasing decisions, largely among the 18-44 age demographic. 

October 20, 2015

Rhonda Johnson joins the MPG team as its EVP and client lead after several years at Merck. 

October 20, 2015

The majority of those reporting that their families will be spending less are women, according to a new CivicScience poll. 

October 16, 2015

In adition to four gold, eight silver and five bronze awards in 5 retail channels, the company took home a platinum award for its work on the Excedrin Power Wing for GSK Consumer Healthcare.

October 16, 2015

Participate in Drug Strore Newsand Supplylogix's survey examining the challenges facing pharmacies when it comes to loss prevention.