July 12, 2017

Kroger's Ruler division is headquartered in Seymour, Indiana, with 48 stores operating in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio and Tennessee.

July 12, 2017

Developments in science and nutrition are to thank for many of the creative and innovative new products launched on behalf of Nature's Bounty brands.

July 6, 2017

The former Walgreens finance executive will oversee Morningstar’s controllership, tax, internal audit, financial planning and analysis, treasury and investor relations.

July 6, 2017

"SPINS is setting a new standard for customer insight across SPINS’ participating retail partners,” stated Tony Olson, SPINS CEO.

June 26, 2017

"[These appointments] will only strengthen our service to vendors and stores alike as we continue our work to be the Favorite Local Supermarket,” stated CMMO Shane Sampson.

June 26, 2017

Born in Rajgarh, Rajasthan, Gupta moved to Mumbai and founded Lupin in 1968 with the goal of providing high-quality medicines at affordable prices.

June 26, 2017

Supervalu COO and CFO Bruce Besanko will be departing the company for another opportunity, effective July 5, the company said. 

June 22, 2017

Jason Reiser, most recently Vitamin Shoppe’s EVP and COO, brings with him to Dollar General more than 30 years’ experience in retail management, private brand sourcing and regulatory affairs.

June 21, 2017

The search process is being overseen by the Perrigo's Nominating and Governance Committee.

June 20, 2017

Procter & Gamble has placed a 28-year company veteran at the head of its global beauty business, according to a report by USA Today. Alex Keith, who has led P&G’s skin and personal care since 2014, will succeed Patrice Louvet, who was recently named CEO of Ralph Lauren. Taking Keith’s place will be VP and SK-II brand franchise leader Markus Strobel, the report said. (USA Today)

 

June 19, 2017

Currently SVP merchandising at Ahold USA, Giant/Martin's new president has more than 20 years of retail experience, including stints at Supervalu and Walmart.

June 19, 2017

In her role as CHPA’s director of marketing communications for the past six years, Mary Leonard has laid the groundwork for all marketing and branding initiatives at CHPA, the association stated.

June 19, 2017

As Mars focuses on its digital innovation and growth efforts, it has brought on Sandeep Dadlani and George Corbin to fill two important spots on its digital team. 

June 14, 2017

Coty said that chief scientific officer Ralph Macchio’s retirement had been planned for a couple years, but that he had agreed to postpone it until after the company’s merger and integration with Procter and Gamble’s beauty business. 

June 14, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the state of the weight management, sports nutrition and vitamin market, and products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

 

June 12, 2017

Most brands still have a long way to go to live up to the promise of personalized, 1-to-1 relationships with customers that the Internet was supposed to facilitate, according to Evan Neufeld, VP of intelligence at benchmarking firm L2.

June 12, 2017

What can retailers do to create a better proposition for the New General Market? Where are the opportunities? How can retailers and brands work together to cultivate New General Market consumers and foster their success? These were the key questions executives at the third annual New General Market Summit faced in a series of vendor panel discussions.

June 12, 2017

Lena Jouran joins Smith Drug from Walgreens, where she was finance director, pharmacy procurement, supply chain and Rx insights — a role in which the teams she led supported business units managing more than $4 billion of inventory.

June 9, 2017

Jeff Park was OptumRx’s COO from July 2015 to July 2016 following the company’s merger with Catamaran, where Park had been EVP operations since March 2014.

June 9, 2017

Industry leaders talk soulful brands, doing good and operating with purpose at the third annual New General Market Summit. In this special report, DSN highlights the big ideas and best practices that emerged from the event.

June 6, 2017

Though he has only been CEO of Perrigo since April 2016, John Hendrickson has been with Perrigo for more than two decades, having joined the company in 1993.

June 5, 2017

Industry veteran Bruce Kneeland started his visit to eight pharmacies throughout Alaska on June 3, and he will be visiting pharmacies until June 23. 

May 31, 2017

BJ's Wholesale Club has tapped two experienced retailers to drive its digital innovation and omnichannel strategy.

May 30, 2017

The CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation expressed gratitude for the ties that have been forged with the Coutu family by naming a pavilion after them within the CHU Sainte-Justine's new Specialized Care Building.