Michael Slezak

Michael
Slezak
Articles
BEING THERE 
A pressing question for today's supermarket video buyers is, with all apologies to Shakespeare, to B or not to B? B movie, that is.B movies are widely
STRACK & VAN TIL TO TEST 8-FOOT BATH SECTION IN '95 
HIGHLAND, Ind. -- Strack & Van Til Supermarkets here will begin testing an 8-foot bath section in one of its units in early 1995.If successful, the chain
WINN-DIXIE-ATLANTA PROMOTION GIVES THANKS FOR PRESCRIPTIONS 
ATLANTA -- The Winn-Dixie Stores division here held a Thanksgiving promotion that tied in turkeys with its pharmacies.Customers who filled two or more
WALT DISNEY ACQUIRES SUPERCOMM 
BURBANK, Calif. -- In a move that will shake up the video distribution business and fuel more growth for supermarket video rentals, Walt Disney Co. has
WAL-MART TO COMBINE SKIN CARE, COSMETICS 
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart Stores here plans to combine its cosmetics, fragrances and skin care departments into a "beauty boutique" concept at 500
LUCKY FINDS COSMETICS REGISTER AT THE CHECKOUT 
DUBLIN, Calif. -- Lucky Stores here has created a successful impulse niche by selling cosmetics at the checkout in many of its locations.Working with
STAR BOGOS STRESS NONFOOD LINES 
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Star Market Co. here recently pumped up its nonfood image with a full page of health and beauty care and general merchandise buy-one-get-one-free
STUDY: FOOD STORE ANALGESIC PRICING SHARP 
PHILADELPHIA -- Supermarket prices are lower than those of drug stores and aren't much higher than those of mass merchandisers in the analgesics category,
WINN-DIXIE DIVISION TIES TURKEY SALES TO PHARMACY 
ATLANTA -- The Winn-Dixie division here is hoping its customers will "gobble" up its latest pharmacy promotion.On Nov. 3, the food chain ran a full-page
KROGER, REVLON TEAM FOR BEAUTY SEMINARS 
ATLANTA -- The Kroger division here teamed up with Revlon, New York, to offer free beauty seminars at two of its Georgia stores late last month."This
A REGIMEN RICH IN VITAMINS 
ST. LOUIS -- When it comes to merchandising vitamins, Schnuck Markets here tries to offer what many call the spice of life: variety, that is.SN visited
A TANGLE IN HAIR CARE 
Supermarkets, drug stores and mass merchandisers are running neck and neck in the race for hair care sales.But an SN consumer survey, which polled more
HOMEECONOMICS 
Supermarkets with pharmacies are entering the home health care business. With catalogs and products displayed near the pharmacy, home health care departments
AUTOMATED RX DISPENSING CONSIDERED RETAIL THREAT 
McLEAN, Va. -- New, automated pharmacy dispensing plants may turn retail pharmacies into an endangered species.That was the prediction made by John Ogden,
DISNEY IS EXPANDING DIRECT-SALES PROGRAM 
BURBANK, Calif. -- Disney is aggressively expanding its direct-sell program to supermarkets and may sign up as many as two dozen major chains within a
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