August 3, 2017

The arrival of German discount grocer Lidl and Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods Markets have ratcheted up the already intense grocery wars and put new pressure on existing players, including Walmart.

August 3, 2017

Total company same-store sales rose 6.2%, with a 6.0% increase in the United States.

August 3, 2017

The limited-edition collection features work from four artists paired with four new fragrances inspired by their work 

August 3, 2017

Target is pledging to ensure that its own-brand products are free of artificial flavors, preservatives, sweeteners and colors, as well as artificial trans fats and high fructose corn syrup, by the end of 2018. 

 
August 3, 2017

The company’s Q2 sales decreased 4.2% to $507.4 million, while comparable-store sales decreased 0.3%, compared with a 2% decrease in Q2 2016.

August 2, 2017

Cosmetic Promotions’ CosPro Agency is looking to help meet the needs of consumers who are looking to try their beauty purchases before they buy and support online-only brands who want to deliver on consumer experience with new offerings.

August 2, 2017
The co-founder and chairman of Costco Wholesale Club, Jeff Brotman, 74, died Tuesday morning. He died in his sleep at his home and the cause of his death wasn’t immediately known.  
August 2, 2017

In addition to rolling out new value-focused initiatives, CVS Health said it would be removing 17 drugs from its Standard Control Formulary in 2018 

August 2, 2017

The expansion will bring will bring grocery delivery to three new Texas markets, as well as more customers in the San Antonio and Austin metro areas.

August 2, 2017

In addition to its assortment of school supplies, dorm essentials and electronics, Rite Aid said that throughout August, it would be offering 500 Plenti points when members spend $15.

August 2, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance formed a new company as a minority investor with KKR to acquire PharMerica for roughly $1.4 billion. 

August 2, 2017

The company also increased its operating income 15.2% in the quarter, bringing it to $27.7 million, compared with $24.1 million in the same period last year. 

August 1, 2017
Amazon has no plans to shut down any of its current experiments in grocery sales and delivery, according to a report in Business Insider. 
August 1, 2017

Bartell Drugs said it plans to open its 15th CareClinic in August at the Redmond Town Center Location. 

August 1, 2017

Even as digital engagement and e-commerce grow, a new report from Kline is highlighting the role physical stores are playing in the beauty industry's growth and building brand engagement.

August 1, 2017

At the CVS Health Batting Camp Monday, members of the Suffield, Conn., Pink Pugs got to learn from Red Sox hitting coach Chili Davis and assistant hitting coach Victor Rodriguez, completed an on-field batting practice, posed for photos in front of the Green Monster, and had lunch in the Red Sox dugout.

August 1, 2017

At the core of the app is the integration of the grocer’s MVP loyalty card. In addition to enabling cashiers to scan the digital card from customers’ smartphone screens, customers can electronically load coupons to their MVP card.

August 1, 2017

Despite being digital natives, 57% of Generation Z say they prefer to shop in-store rather than online, according to a report from CrowdTwist.

August 1, 2017

he partnership offers the football team’s fans the opportunity to enter unique monthly health and fitness challenges through higi health stations and its online platform.

August 1, 2017
Publix stock is not publicly traded and is made available for sale only to current associates and members of its board of directors, and the company adjusts its own stock price based on what auditors feel the company is valued at.
August 1, 2017

Rite Aid this year is offering a quadrivalent flu vaccine, as well as standard trivalent vaccine and FLUAD, a trivalent vaccine with an adjuvant to create a stronger immune response, approved for patients ages 65 years and older.

July 31, 2017

The Greensboro, N.C., remodels are part of Food Lion’s “Easy, Fresh and Affordable…You Can Count on Food Lion Every Day” strategy, which has seen the company remodel 473 of its 1,000 stores, largely in North Carolina. 

July 31, 2017

For the quarter ended June 17, Shoppers Drug Mart saw 3.7% same-store sales growth to $2.88 billion, compared with a 4% growth in Q2 2016. 

July 31, 2017

Though same-store sales dropped in its 2018 first quarter, Supervalu has efforts undwerway that it said is hoping could help it bounce back as soon as its Q2.