April 18, 2012

GNC on Wednesday announced its partnership with actor/producer Mark Wahlberg on the launch of Marked, a new nutritional supplement line designed to meet the demanding lifestyles of fitness consumers.

April 18, 2012

Planters has partnered with a magazine to launch a new snack aimed at men.

April 18, 2012

A new line of nut cluster snacks is looking to expand its market reach.

April 18, 2012

The Coca-Cola Retailing Research Council on Monday published the final installment of its five-part report on social media, which suggested that grocery marketers significantly can leverage any social media participation by simply responding to tweets on Twitter and exploring the potential of professional networking site LinkedIn, where activity has been supercharged by the recession.

April 18, 2012

While 46% of consumers are more inclined to purchase a product if it is eco-friendly, nearly 60% are unwilling to pay more money for that eco-friendly product or service, according to new research.

April 18, 2012

Thermos announced this week the launch of its latest line of drinkware and accessories designed for children ages 6 months and older.

April 18, 2012

Tidy Cats has launched a new campaign to support its latest cat litter formula.

April 18, 2012

Prince of Peace Enterprises on Tuesday announced the winners of a sweepstakes the company launched for its Tiger Balm brand.

April 17, 2012

Thanasi Foods has expanded its Bigs sunflower seeds line with a new flavor.

April 17, 2012

Coors Light is kicking up its sponsorship of Mexico's Primera soccer division by reaching out to Hispanic consumers with new digital efforts.

April 17, 2012

Two weeks after Avon rejected Coty’s bid to snap up the company in a deal valued at $10 billion, Coty is reaffirming its interest in Avon and is urging Avon shareholders to push for the offer.

April 17, 2012

Johnsonville Sausage has introduced four varieties of premium fully cooked sausage.

April 17, 2012

Hispanic consumers in the United States are considered a "fundamental component to future business success," according to a new Nielsen report.

April 17, 2012

Procter & Gamble, a worldwide Olympic partner, has launched its global P&G "Thank You Mom" campaign in celebration of 100 days to go until the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

April 17, 2012

Pace is building on the success of its Restaurant Style salsa with three new flavors.

April 17, 2012

Pampers Cruisers/Swaddlers with Dry Max, Gillette Fusion ProGlide and P.F. Chang's Home Menu were the top three new product introductions in 2011, according to the SymphonyIRI Group "2011 New Product Pacesetter" report released Tuesday afternoon.

April 17, 2012

Customer loyalty has always been paramount for retailers, but as we wade into 2012 and beyond, it is becoming increasingly evident that retailers have a renewed focus on establishing a strong sense of loyalty and creating an engaging customer experience through cross-channel initiatives that are touching customers both in and — perhaps more importantly — out of the store.

April 16, 2012

Children under the age of 10 years old may be especially susceptible to a new strain of influenza, according to an article published Friday in the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's "Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report."

April 16, 2012

The Emerson Group has appointed a leader for its newly created consulting group.

April 16, 2012

Sun Products has announced the appointment of a new EVP national brands.

April 16, 2012

Frito-Lay North America's Smartfood brand is being extended to include all-natural popcorn, popped chips and puffed corn snacks.

April 16, 2012

Knauss Foods has set its sights on the beef jerky market with the launch of PJ's Beef Steak.

April 16, 2012

Mountain Dew has tapped its spokespeople for its new campaign.

April 16, 2012

Kimberly-Clark announced that its Scott Naturals brand has earned the Green Good Housekeeping Seal for three products.