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. 

October 12, 2015

A product's health and wellness benefits are influential purchase decision drivers for more than half of survey respondents (59%). 

October 8, 2015

NRF is forecasting online sales to increase between 6% and 8% to as much as $105 billion.

October 8, 2015

Just a Drop odor eliminator has been getting high-profile exposure lately, being featured on “Dr. Oz” and “The Doctors.”

October 4, 2015

One of the centerpieces of GMDC’s Health Beauty Wellness 2015 conference is its product showcase. The top showcase products are chosen by buyers who, when visiting the showcase, are given Android-based scanners that are used to scan the QR code on a brand’s display. Drug Store News looks at the 10 brands with the most scans as of 2 p.m. on Sunday.

September 28, 2015

The Pharmabox automated retailing center provides more than 150 of the top selling brands typically found in a retail pharmacy.

September 24, 2015

The Mondelēz International Foundation announced Thursday a new push for wellness in Mexico, the U.S. and South Africa.

September 24, 2015

A new study from market research firm Packaged Facts is revealing the extent to which shoppers use social media when they hit the grocery store — from price comparison to the people they follow influencing their purchases. 

September 23, 2015

The workshop is for suppliers who may be new to the industry or haven’t had as much success in the independent segment as they desire. 

September 17, 2015

Hamacher Resource Group and regional wholesaler Miami-Luken are preparing to roll out HRG’s TEMPS Category Manager program to Miami-Luken’s independent pharmacies later this year.

September 15, 2015

According to a new Happiest Minds survey, 38% of retailers enable their customers to engage with their brands across stores, kiosks, the web, mobile, social and call center. 

September 9, 2015

Early and optimistic are two words that sum up retailers’ attitudes toward the 2015 holiday season, according to new retailer survey conducted by ChannelAdvisor.

August 21, 2015

A new survey found that the in-store experience matters more than ever, with 73% conducting research during their visit and 87% of respondents purchasing in person.

August 20, 2015

Medical equipment manufacturer Drive Medical announced Thursday that it had entered an agreement to acquire HurryCane’s entire product line.

August 20, 2015

For this installment of DSN’s Executive Viewpoint series, DSN spoke to Menasha’s Paul Murphy about how Menasha is working to bridge the merchandising strategy gap between pharmacists and front-of-store, which can help improve care.

August 19, 2015

Only 1 in 143 shoppers accounted for 80% of volume for the average new product studied.

August 12, 2015

Among Videotel’s new signage solutions is one called Move that activates as many as 21 feet away by way of motion sensor.