August 25, 2014

Kraft and Keurig Green Mountain recently announced a partnership that will result in Maxwell House, Yuban, McCafé and Yuban coffee brands being available to owners of Keurig coffee makers.

 
August 25, 2014

Pur Water Filtration is rolling out a new marketing campaign, the first for the brand since 2008. Taking the lead will be an eccentric character named Arthur Tweedie, who will create awareness and educate audiences about the product's filtration technology.

August 22, 2014

DSN presents a preview of some of the hottest general merchandise and consumables products that will appear on the show floor at NACDS Total Store Expo.

August 21, 2014

The Global Market Development Center and its Educational Leadership Council on Wednesday released the "Seasonal Best Practices, for the New World of Shopping: Part Two" whitepaper, a comprehensive look at total-store business-building opportunities through nonfoods during the January to September merchandising seasons. 

August 21, 2014

Scott, a brand from Kimberly-Clark, announced the national release of Scott Natural Tube-Free bath tissue. The tubeless tissue eliminates the cardboard tube in the center and helps cut down on the 17 billion toilet paper tubes thrown out each year.

August 20, 2014

Look for Walgreens to continue to try to create a kind of retail theater, focused very sharply on the front end of the store.

August 20, 2014

Food and drug retailers may need to modify their approaches to get the most from their general merchandise outside of the big fourth-quarter holidays, according to a new whitepaper from the Global Marketing Development Center. The report is the second part of GMDC’s “Seasonal Best Practices for the New World of Shopping” series.

August 20, 2014

iBeacon technology, the Apple iOS 7 feature that helps mobile devices track their position relative to stationary beacons by using low-frequency Bluetooth transmissions, is getting quite a bit of attention from retailers.

August 19, 2014

Coty announced the introduction of Wild Essence Halle Berry, a new fragrance that embodies the essence of a woman in nature, according to the company.

August 19, 2014

A new collection of festive products from Hallmark proves it's never too early to get into the Holiday spirit.

August 19, 2014

Nielsen on Monday announced the appointments of two executive leaders: John Lewis as global president and Karen Fichuk as president North America. 

 

August 19, 2014

Beginning Aug. 19, the taxi app company Uber will offer a drug store shopping service for a limited time in a limited area to Washington, D.C., residents. 

 

August 18, 2014

About 36% of shoppers don’t plan to do back-to-school shopping this year, up from 31% in 2013 and 28% in 2012, according to a new study by the Integer Group and M/A/R/C research.

August 18, 2014

Talk show host and comedienne Sheryl Underwood is teaming up with Depend brand to share her experience with bladder leakage as part of Drop Your Pants for Underwareness.

August 15, 2014

Little Seashell Cards announced the launch of its French and English holiday 2014 cards.

August 8, 2014

In celebration of Vinyl Record Day on Aug. 12, which marks the day Thomas Edison invented the phonograph in 1877, Canadian retailer London Drugs is joining the party.

August 7, 2014

The British Retail Consortium Global Standard has once again certified Menasha Packaging’s Yukon Plant, located in Ruffs Dale, Pa., for Packaging and Packaging Materials, Menasha has announced.

August 6, 2014

Angel Soft, a brand from Georgia-Pacific, announced the introduction of Angel Soft Facial Tissue Soft Packs, which are both crush and water resistant, according to the company.

August 6, 2014

Vita Coco, a coconut water brand, will launch new Vita Coco Coconut Oil. The coconut oil is USDA organic-certified, 100% raw and cold-pressed, according to the brand.

August 5, 2014

Procter & Gamble's Charmin brand is launching a new chamomile-scented toilet paper. Each roll of new Charmin plus with the scent of Chamomile has the scent added to the tube to create an experience that soothes the senses, according to the company.

August 5, 2014

Sergeant's Pet Care Products, a manufacturer of pet supplies, announced the new Sentry Petrodex Advanced Dental Care Calming Kit for dogs.

August 1, 2014

Nestle Purina PetCare Co. announced the introduction of Purina Beyond, a new natural pet food option.

July 31, 2014

Arco Health debuted the NicoBurst Stealth, which aims to offer consumers a product that feels and looks like a regular cigarette, without the flame, ash and secondhand smoke.

July 31, 2014

Scotch announced the release of the Instant Power Drain Snake Hair Clog Remover Tool, a chemical-free alternative to unclog drains.