Food HBC & Consumables

12/22/2011 - 11:40

A report released Wednesday by ShopperTrak found that holiday shoppers boosted sales 21.7% over the previous week and 1.3% over the same week last year.

12/22/2011 - 11:32

Safeway, in a release issued Wednesday, thanked its customers and employees for their generosity for donating food and toys to a number of Safeway Foundation charities this holiday season.

12/21/2011 - 16:30

The premier prizes in the supply chain world will be up for grabs in the coming months as the Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Solutions Associations (VICS) has begun soliciting entries for its 15th annual awards program.

12/21/2011 - 14:02

The Consumer Reports Holiday Poll released Wednesday found that a quarter of adults in the United States had yet to begin their holiday shopping as of Dec. 19, compared with 17% last year.

12/21/2011 - 13:42

As Walgreens prepares for life outside of the Express Scripts pharmacy network, executives over the course of a Wednesday morning first-quarter conference call continued to maintain they, along with healthcare payers and employers, will be better off for it.

12/21/2011 - 12:00

Three in four (75%) surveyed retail associates and managers feel they provide a better in-store customer experience when equipped with the latest mobile technologies, according to Motorola Solutions’ annual Holiday Shopping Survey.

12/21/2011 - 11:48

A regional supermarket chain and its charitable arm once again has donated funds to the United States Marine Corps Reserve's Toys for Tots program.

12/20/2011 - 13:11

CVS Caremark executives shared plans to address the challenges facing health care during the company's annual Analyst Day in New York City.

12/20/2011 - 12:34

A new survey conducted this past weekend by Visa Inc. shows that 77% of consumers still need to buy holiday gifts this week.