Category Archives: Nonfoods for Profit

Total monthly coverage of the nonfoods departments, including: general merchandise, health & beauty care, pharmacy and tobacco. Nonfoods News contains brief items of interest to our nonfoods readership.

Moving Stationery

Even during the bus­iest time in the stationery aisle—the back-to-school period from August until the end of September—many supermarket shop­­pers bypass the shelves and … Continue reading

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A toy story

How bad is this lingering recession? So bad that Wal-Mart and Target are locked in a bitter battle for consumers’ hearts, minds and, most … Continue reading

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Getting in the game

Many years ago I had the privilege of working as a press spokesman for a politician running for office in New York state. One … Continue reading

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Golden opportunity

Where do consumers want to purchase their pet food products and pet supply products? More importantly, what factors are driving shoppers to buy pet … Continue reading

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Sales infusion

We live in a fast-paced world. Consumers want products that help them keep moving forward quickly with as much energy as possible while also … Continue reading

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Shoppers never forget

Sometimes retailers need to remember that it is often the products on the shelves that end up making the biggest difference in the consumer’s … Continue reading

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Price checkmate

As the economy struggles consumers continue to place a greater emphasis on price and value, particularly when purchasing products in the health and beauty … Continue reading

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Nonfoods news

Soft skinCanus Goat Milk is introducing four body butters that combine moisturizing properties of fresh goat’s milk with the natural richness of soybean oils, … Continue reading

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