November 11, 2015

Licensed products remain an important part of the card category.

November 11, 2015

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the greeting card category, highlighting new products that are shaking up the general merchandise aisle.

November 11, 2015

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

November 11, 2015

Hallmark is bringing “the Force” to the greeting card aisle with a variety of new “Star Wars” Halloween, Christmas and everyday “Star Wars” cards, many of which include light and sound effects.

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 30, 2015

The sprays kill 99.9% of germs and none of them come with first aid warnings, using a gentle germ-killing technology that is approved for neo-natal hospital units and are food-contact safe.

October 22, 2015

The Global Marketing Development Center this week announced the 10 products that retailers and wholesalers showed the most interest in at the GMDC 2015 Health Beauty Wellness Marketing Conference.

October 22, 2015

The line includes USB power cables, headphones and other technology accessories like mobile phone tripods. 

October 20, 2015

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

October 14, 2015

Walmart CEO Doug McMillion shared with investors that private label will play a significant role in the company's future as a value-driven operator. 

October 13, 2015

Hispanics over 50 represent 10% of their age cohort in 2015 and are expected to grow to 42 million, or 24% by 2060. 

October 12, 2015

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

October 9, 2015

Candyrific is rolling out new products, including a collectible candy dispenser just in time for Halloween. 

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 6, 2015

PwC forecasts that today's consumer preferences and economic realities will likely make the 2015 holiday season one of the most interesting we have seen in years. 

September 30, 2015

The Drug Store News/ECRM Best Product Award in the healthcare category were awarded at ECRM’s Healthcare event in St. Pete Beach, Fla. 

September 29, 2015

By offering enhanced benefits for customers who use its digital coupon program, Dollar General is hoping to increase participation. 

September 16, 2015

In the next few days, Prime Now will also add deliveries from some of LA’s local stores. 

September 16, 2015

Everyone brushes their teeth. If retailers want a recession-proof product to sell, the toothbrush would seem to be it.

September 16, 2015

The vast majority of millennials indicate they would be more loyal to retailers offering the benefits they want most and they’re more likely to pay more for the experiences they value.

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 4, 2015

Kodak on Friday introduced a new line of accessories for smartphones that increases the image capabilities of built-in standard cameras.

September 4, 2015

Retail analytic company RetailNext on Friday announced its monthly Retail Performance Pulse, showing a 7.3% year-over-year decrease in sales and a 9.9% decline in traffic at physical stores for August.