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Home meal replacements popular in Canada

Today’s grocery stores are different from those of the past, and home meal replacement (HMR) is at the heart of this evolution. New research from Mintel...

Frank Mayer names account executive

Frank Mayer and Associates has hired Scott Wigton as an account executive in its West Coast office. Wigton has more than 16 years of experience in the...

Black Friday gaining ground globally

Black Friday is gaining ground as a global shopping event, according to a survey by One Hour Translation performed the week preceding Black Frida...

3 trends helping U.S. pet bird products take flight

A presumptive appraisal of the U.S. pet products market would make most assume that ownership of feathered pets is…well for the birds. After all, the...

Madden to sponsor GlobalShop 2018

The GlobalShop 2018 Tradeshow & Conference, the nation’s largest annual gathering for the retail design and shopper marketing community, is proud to...

Former Macy’s VP joins GSP

GSP, a leading retail services provider, announces that retail veteran Margaret Sotrop has joined its Design Services team. As the new executive creative...

Europeans gravitating toward new ingredients

European consumers are hungry for new ingredients that boast natural health benefits, according to new research from Mintel. As many as 41% of Italian, 38%...

U.S. sales of nutritional shakes and bars hits $9 billion

Retail sales of nutritional shakes and bars reached $9 billion last year after rising at an annual rate of almost 10% over the preceding five years,...

Stores are top channel for smart-home sales

Smart-home devices are gaining popularity in the U.S., with brick-and-mortar stores the channel selling the most, according to research firm Parks...