January 5, 2011

The Food Marketing Institute and the Grocery Manufacturers Association on Wednesday announced their support for a research study about how consumers use brand websites and how the use of these websites impacts shoppers’ in-store buying behavior.

January 5, 2011

Energizer is unveiling its latest long-lasting power products at the Consumer Electronics Show this week.

January 5, 2011

A writing instruments leader, in partnership with a nonprofit group, is commemorating National Handwriting Day with a unique promotion.

January 5, 2011

Americans still are spending on their pets. The American Pet Products Association projected that consumers spent $47.7 billion on their furry friends in 2010, an increase of 4.9% over 2009.


Sales of pet beds, leashes and inexpensive toys still were strong sellers. Treat-dispensing toys, such as Premier Pet Products’ Busy Buddy, are must-have items. When priced right, they generate strong impulse purchases.


January 5, 2011

Supplier News — Pampers is looking to provide new resources and support for Latina moms and their babies through its latest initiative. The company announced the creation of the Madrinas Network, which will offer moms the opportunity to opt-in to receive tips and information on their baby’s development through a mobile messaging platform, and to join the Pampers Madrinas network at 
Facebook.com/PampersLatino.



January 5, 2011

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Elmer’s Products revamped its hardware line in November with the addition of two products that offer consumers enhanced strength and performance. Elmer’s believes that by concentrating on the performance of products, it can help reduce consumer confusion at the shelf by providing all-in-one formulas.


January 4, 2011

Cobra's Bluetooth tagging system, which links a smart phone to its user or other valuables, will make its debut at the International Consumer Electronics Show.

January 4, 2011

Gaiam's home video license agreement with the Travel Channel is being extended with the DVD release of "Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern" Collection 4, Part 2 and "Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations" Collection 5, Part 2.

January 4, 2011

It seems that Americans' everyday items are getting a little smaller.

January 4, 2011

As it celebrates the sale of its 100 millionth digital camera this year, Kodak is expanding its EasyShare portfolio.

January 4, 2011

Kodak's popular wireless frame with its own e-mail address is keeping up with the times.

January 4, 2011

Marcal's Small Steps, a line of paper products that is made from 100% recyclable paper, is ready to salute those making environmental differences in their communities.

January 3, 2011

DreamWorks' latest animated hit is coming to Blu-ray and DVD in a "mega" way.

January 3, 2011

Duracell is taking its mobile Smart Power Lab tour to the next level.

January 3, 2011

SC Johnson has inked a deal to acquire Sara Lee's global shoe care business, which includes the iconic Kiwi brand.

January 3, 2011

With the Consumer Electronics Show approaching, Sears is launching a social media initiative designed to give bloggers early access to consumer electronics information and provide readers with the latest technology news.

December 29, 2010

Ideavillage donated 150,000 Criss Angel magic trick gifts — valued at more than $1 million — to the Boys and Girls Clubs of America and the Make A Wish Foundation.

December 28, 2010

Sears has partnered with Sonic Solutions to bring an online movie download service to Sears and Kmart customers.

December 22, 2010

A Kodak corporate VP was appointed chief customer officer this week.

December 21, 2010

GreatCall announced a new partnership with D&H Distributing, which now will carry GreatCall's line of Jitterbug J cell phones.

December 21, 2010

Paramount Home Entertainment is bringing a chilling story to DVD and Blu-ray this winter.

December 20, 2010

Gleeks can enjoy a post-holiday season gift with the release of "Glee" Season 2: Volume 1 on DVD this January from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

December 20, 2010

American Greetings has teamed up with BigDates Solutions to further enhance the birthday calendar application on Facebook.

December 15, 2010

Kodak announced Wednesday that its board of directors promoted three executives.