CEW honors the year’s best in beauty

CEW honors the year’s best in beauty

NEW YORK — Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) announced the winners of the 29th Annual Beauty Creators Awards at a networking event and awards luncheon on November 11, 2022. One of the industry’s most esteemed beauty awards programs, the event honored the year’s best and most innovative products across 33 categories from more than 1,000 entries, chosen by an esteemed group of

SQFI hands out Excellence Awards for 2022

SQFI hands out Excellence Awards for 2022

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Safe Quality Food Institute (SQFI), a division of FMI – The Food Industry Association — announced Joe Wieland and Karen Vanegas as recipients of the 2022 SQF Excellence Awards at SQF Unites in Orlando, Fla. Wieland was recognized with the Excellence in SQF Auditing Award while Vanegas received the Excellence in

Albertsons enhancements support vaccination access

Albertsons enhancements support vaccination access

BOISE, Idaho — Albertsons Cos. today announced investments in technology, vaccine inventory and patient services to increase immunization access and personalized care at more than 1,700 pharmacy locations. Pharmacy teams across banners including Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Jewel-Osco, Shaw’s, Acme, Tom Thumb, Randalls, United Supermarkets and Pavilions are administering vaccines, as well as the FDA- and

Rising prices disrupting back-to-school shopping

Rising prices disrupting back-to-school shopping

PORT WASHINGTON — Rising prices and consumers shopping for more immediate needs has disrupted early back-to-school shopping season performance. In the first seven weeks of the back-to-school shopping season, U.S. non-school-related general merchandise sales revenue grew 4%, while school spending fell short of last year’s results. In a recent survey, 41% of back-to-school shopping hold-outs are waiting

Dollar General expands board of directors

Dollar General expands board of directors

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — Dollar General Corp. on Friday appointed Ana Chadwick, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Pitney Bowes Inc., to its board of directors, effective July 30, 2022. “Dollar General is pleased to welcome Ana to our board of directors,” said Dollar General board chairman Michael Calbert. “She brings valuable international experience

Target earnings hit by higher costs

Target earnings hit by higher costs

MINNEAPOLIS – Target Corp. today said sales increased in its first quarter but higher costs impinged on profits. Comparable sales increased 3.3% in the quarter, reflecting traffic growth of 3.9%, the company said. Store comps were up 3.4% while digital comps increased 3.2%. Sales growth was led by frequently purchased categories, including food and beverage,

Biden asks Walmart, Target, suppliers for help easing baby formula shortage

Biden asks Walmart, Target, suppliers for help easing baby formula shortage

WASHINGTON — President Biden Thursday asked retailers and manufacturers, including Walmart, Target, Reckitt, and Gerber, to do more to help families get infant formula. He discussed Reckitt and Gerber’s efforts to increase production to make up for lost supply from Abbott, and asked them to identify other ways the administration can help them. The conversation

La Roche-Posay offers antiaging face sunscreen

La Roche-Posay offers antiaging face sunscreen

NEW YORK — La Roche-Posay has launched its Anthelios UV Correct SPF 70 Daily Anti-Aging Face Sunscreen formulated with Cellox-B3 Shield technology to correct and protect  skin from signs of sun damage. The sheer finish lotion blends easily on all skin tones in oxybenzone and octinoxate-free formula. La Roche-Posay’s exclusive Cellox-B3 Shield technology combines photostable

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