August 3, 2012

A line of cord and cable management products is making its way to retailers nationwide.

August 2, 2012

Merrick Pet Care has introduced a new line of dog food recipes.

August 2, 2012

Wisk Deep Clean has tapped its first-ever "sweat ambassador," the laundry brand said.

July 31, 2012

Impulse purchases are a big part of the electronic accessories segment for the drug channel.

July 31, 2012

Integrated Bagging Systems has introduced a new kind of disposable plastic glove.

July 31, 2012

Sun Products has appointed a new chief customer officer.

July 30, 2012

Shoppers still are purchasing on impulse at the front end of the store. Data from SymphonyIRI Group indicated that more than half of consumers make unplanned purchases upon seeing products or deals in the store — a percentage that has remained unchanged during the past 18 months.

July 30, 2012

Energizer is showcasing some of its new products at this year's Outdoor Retailer show, which includes the company's new Light Fusion Technology line.

July 30, 2012

Duane Reade has further developed its leading edge “up market” store concept with the recent opening of its second flagship store in Manhattan’s Financial District.

July 30, 2012

Procter & Gamble’s Duracell brand, together with Powermat Technologies, have introduced Duracell Powermat, a 24-hour power system that works with iPhone 4 and 4S products.

July 30, 2012

“It’s actually an illusion that those boxers are separate entities. The separate entities are just the way we choose to perceive them. The boxers, you, me — we’re all part of the same quantum field. Think of the two boxers as ocean waves or currents of air — two tornadoes, say. They appear to be two separate things, but they’re not. Tornadoes are just wind. The wind stirred up in different directions. The fact is nothing is separate. Everything is connected. The shapes we see exist only in our own consciousness.”

July 30, 2012

Everybody loves a comeback story, and it looks as though the pharmacy retail industry has one of its own in the making as Rite Aid’s latest earnings report showed another strong quarter for the Camp Hill, Pa.-based chain, which has been steadily growing its sales and narrowing its losses for several quarters already.


July 27, 2012

WaterField Designs has introduced new cases for the Google Nexus 7 Android tablet.

July 26, 2012

Five-time Olympic medalist Nastia Liukin is teaming up with Fisher-Price to help introduce the new, interactive Fantastic Gymnastics Dora doll.

July 26, 2012

It’s Academic has launched its new Re:writes dry erase notes.

July 26, 2012

Volume sales for U.S. consumer packaged goods have fallen since last year due to higher prices, less promotional support and soaring temperatures, according to Nielsen SVP consumer and shopper insights Todd Hale.

July 24, 2012

Sabona of London is offering an in-store retail display as part of its marketing support program for retail partners.

July 23, 2012

A line of watch bands that allows users to sport their iPod Nano like a watch has hit retail.

July 23, 2012

Yankee Candle has appointed Brad Wolansky to serve in the newly created role of president of direct and chief marketing officer.

July 19, 2012

Nestle USA announced that it has appointed a new VP corporate and brand affairs following the retirement of executive Laurie MacDonald.

July 18, 2012

Natural personal care brand Burt’s Bees has inked a licensing deal with Ayablu to launch a Burt’s Bees Baby-licensed lifestyle brand for babies and moms.

July 17, 2012

Anchor Bay Entertainment is gearing up to launch its latest "Chuggington" DVD this fall.

July 17, 2012

Yankee Candle has introduced a new limited-edition collection.

July 17, 2012

A consumer electronics cleaning products brand has tapped a former National Football League linebacker to serve as its brand ambassador.