Fourth quarter net sales at Spectrum Brands were up 5.8% as the company reported strength in its home and garden as well as hardware and home improvement businesses.
Health & Personal Care
At CES Unveiled New York, held in Manhattan on November 9, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) outlined holiday sales trends in the tech industry including those for smart home and connected health. The association also highlighted expectations for retail during the 2017 holiday season.
Oska Wellness’ wearable pain relief device, Oska Pulse, is rolling out on Amazon.
For the fourth consecutive year, Wahl has teamed up with Zero The End of Prostate Cancer to support its seasonal Grow & Give campaign. The effort encourages men to grow facial hair in November and encourage friends and family to donate to their facial hair growing efforts.
Michael Todd Beauty is disputing a patent infringement lawsuit filed against it by DD Karma, parent company of Dermaflash.
BeWell Connect, a connected health care tool manufacturer, has launched three connected digital health products in an effort to support at-home health care monitoring.
Spectrum Brands is partnering with China e-commerce giant JD.com to bring several of the former’s brands to the Chinese marketplace.