July 15, 2011

Blast Powder Nutrition Co. on Thursday announced its entry into the energy shot/drink market with its Blast Powder, a packet that can be added to a beverage and contains 300 mg of caffeine.

March 18, 2011

Due to the public concern related to the nuclear incident in Japan, there has been an increased demand for such drugs as potassium iodide (KI), used to prevent and treat the harmful effects of radiation, according to a Food and Drug Administration Web page updated Thursday.

March 16, 2011

Rite Aid’s philanthropic arm is donating to relief efforts in Japan.

March 4, 2011

SUPPLIER NEWS — Hallmark has partnered with the U.S. Postal Service to make sending greeting cards hassle-free. New postage-paid greetings, which will range in price from $2.69 to $3.99, feature the U.S. Postal Service’s Intelligent Mail bar code on the front of the envelope. More than 200 varieties of everyday postage-paid greetings will be available.

February 18, 2011

Move over Snuggie and ShamWow — more direct-response products are coming to retail.

February 18, 2011

There’s a reason Walgreens’ leaders are pushing so hard to upgrade communications capabilities and reach consumers through every channel, from stores and drive-through pharmacies to social media and smart phones. “Multichannel shoppers are three times more valuable to a retailer than a single-channel shopper,” president and CEO Greg Wasson said in January.

February 1, 2011

Procter & Gamble’s Duracell brand, in partnership with the National Volunteer Fire Council, on Monday kicked off a national battery donation program. The Power Those Who Protect Us program is designed to help equip the more than 730,000 volunteer firefighters with supplies they need to help power firefighting gear.

January 28, 2011

The news that Shoppers Drug Mart president and CEO Jürgen Schreiber is stepping down has taken investors and many industry observers by surprise; the reality is that the company has been wading through some corporate-level changes in recent years, and the Canadian retail market is facing its fair share of competitive challenges.

January 25, 2011

Arctic Ease on Tuesday announced its sponsorship of a fundraising event that will benefit the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation at the Daytona 500 in Daytona Beach, Fla., on Feb. 20.

January 12, 2011

With the explosion in such mobile devices as smart phones, Walgreens is expanding its access across an ever-wider array of options for health consumers, president and CEO Greg Wasson told shareholders at the company’s annual meeting Wednesday.

November 1, 2010

Winn-Dixie Stores on Monday afternoon reported net sales of $1.5 billion for the first quarter...

October 24, 2010

Cautious optimism may best describe 2010 holiday sales projections, because even as sales inch toward...

September 14, 2010

Dining in is getting delicious with new Romano’s Macaroni Grill frozen entrees from General Mills....

September 9, 2010

Following a devestating gas explosion in San Bruno, Calif., the philanthropic arm of Safeway announced...

August 30, 2010

Skin care brand Neutrogena's Wave for Change campaign, with the help of teens across America,...

August 11, 2010

Weis Markets on Thursday announced its State College remodel and that it will be donating...

July 8, 2010

Colgate-Palmolive is teaming up with three players from the National Football League's New Orleans Saints...

July 6, 2010

SC Johnson is offering its help in the oil spill cleanup efforts in the Gulf...

June 6, 2010

Beginning this fall, customers shopping intimacy health are going to get a whole new eyeful...

May 9, 2010

People wanting to help the Louisiana fishermen affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill off...

May 4, 2010

As a potential example of how retailers will communicate directly with customers in the future,...

March 2, 2010

In response to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in California, which claimed that fish oil supplements...

October 29, 2007

Colgate-Palmolive announced on Tuesday that it experienced a strong third quarter as new U.S. product...