Wendy Toth

The green trend is no longer a trend, it's a movement, and housewares is the latest product category innovating to keep up. Manufacturers are working
Kmart Offers $1 PL OTC Products 
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — In the latest salvo in medication discounting, Kmart Pharmacy is offering private-label over-the-counter products for $1 with a
Generic Rx Has Majority of Market, IMS Study Shows 
BOCA RATON, Fla. — Generic prescriptions account for more of the pharmaceutical market than ever before and will likely bring savings to retail pharmacy.
Generic Zyrtec Arrives at Wegmans' Stores 
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Wegmans Food Markets here welcomed the over-the-counter availability of allergy medicine Zyrtec, and its generic counterpart cetirizine,
Kroger Adds E-85 Pumps In Texas 
CINCINNATI Kroger Co. here has opened flexible fuel pumps in partnership with VeraSun Energy Corp., Brookings, S.D., in 20 Kroger convenience stores in
Eco, Retro, Safety Hot Toy Topics 
NEW YORK — The big trends at Toy Fair held here this month promise not to be too pricey for supermarkets to merchandise. After five years of tech toys leading
St. Louis Shop 'n Save Adds Fuel Pumps 
ST. LOUIS — Shop 'n Save here is expanding its gasoline operations. The Supervalu-owned chain opened its second Fuel Express Center in its Alton, Ill.,
If supermarkets are to continue on as sources of all things wellness while maintaining one-stop-shop status, the most sensitive health categories are
Consumers Voice Concerns Over Sexual Health 
It is apparent that American consumers have legitimate concerns about their sexual health and well-being and view this topic as part of their overall
Sun Care Sales: Timing Is Everything 
Depending on the climate of the area each store is in, the right time to start merchandising and promoting sun care products differs. However, as consumers
The key word in sun care this year is quantity. The market is seeing more of everything, including more brands in more varieties, from tanning oil to
Wal-Mart's New Clinics Mean Big Business 
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — In a move that may signal the entry of large health care entities into the in-store clinic business in a big way, Wal-Mart Stores plans
Supervalu Moves to Unified Rx System 
FRANKLIN PARK, Ill. — Supervalu Pharmacies here has designed its own unified computer system to manage the pharmacy systems in over 900 stores. The new
Price Chopper Books Heart Health 
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — Price Chopper Supermarkets is promoting a new book as the centerpiece to its chainwide Healthy Heart promotion. The comprehensive effort
Wal-Mart's PBM Entry May Clear Retail Path 
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Wal-Mart Stores has found a way to enter the pharmacy benefit management sector without officially becoming a pharmacy benefit manager.
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