Cough, cold and flu
The November/December 2012 Cough, Cold and Flu Ingredient Guide breaks down the indication, ingredients, purpose and dosage of Mucinex, Vicks, Advil, Theraflu, Delsym, St. Joseph, Hyland’s Similasan and Zicam products.
Exclusive: Black Friday vs. Cyber Monday: Who won the buzz?
NEW YORK — The sales figures are in for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but the numbers don’t tell the whole story. Using a sophisticated social media analytics platform, SAP tracked consumer sentiment on these critical shopping days via Facebook, Twitter and 165 million other sites across the social web to identify patterns and uncover revealing shopper insights.
View SAP’s sentiment-tracking infographic on our sister publication’s Chain Store Age by clicking here.
Giant-Landover donates $25,000 to Toys for Tots
LANDOVER, Md. — Supermarket chain Giant Food of Landover, Md., donated $25,000 to the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation to support children in need across the Mid-Atlantic region this week, the Ahold-owned chain said.
Giant, also known as Giant-Landover to distinguish it from Giant Food Stores of Carlisle, Pa. — also owned by Ahold — said it would collect toys at all of its 170 stores during the holiday season.
Giant-Landover operates stores in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia.
The announcement, made Tuesday, follows the chain’s Nov. 20 donation of 1,000 turkeys to local food banks ahead of Thanksgiving.