Best Buy has signed a definitive agreement to acquire GreatCall, Inc. for $800 million in cash.
Clarisonic has introduced two new skin care tools, the Mia Smart, featuring Bluetooth connectivity, and Mia Prima.
Fitbit has partnered with the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) to launch the PH5 for Fitbit Versa collection. The new line of accessories combines an unconventional approach to knitwear, featuring six bands in a variety of bold styles and colors, the company said.
Water Pik, Inc. has voluntarily recalled its Sonic-Fusion flossing toothbrush. The toothbrush’s charging base may overheat with localized melting and sparking, possibly causing fire, shock or burns, the company said.
Philips Sonicare has launched a new Sonicare ProtectiveClean electric toothbrush line.
Walgreens Boots Alliance has completed the previously announced agreement to acquire a 40% minority stake in Sinopharm Holding GuoDa Drugstores Co., Ltd. (GuoDa), a leading retail pharmacy chain in China.
As Rite Aid prepares for its pending merger with supermarket operator Albertsons, the drug store chain posted a net loss in the first quarter.
According to a recent report on CNBC, as Sears Holdings continues to look for ways to boost sales, the company is testing new store concepts, including a mini-Kmart inside a Sears store in Brooklyn, NY.
The Global Market Development Center’s (GMDC) latest research report identified a top opportunity for transformation in the retail industry: supporting consumers’ health and wellness.
Fred’s has completed the previously announced sale of certain assets of EntrustRx, its specialty pharmacy unit, to a subsidiary of CVS Health Corporation.
CVS Health has named the management team that will lead the company when it combines with insurance and health-related services provider Aetna.
HoMedics is the new, official sleep-conditioning partner of the National Sleep Foundation.
Fellowes Brands has introduced a new sit/stand desk-topper workstation, the Lotus DX, developed to help more people make the switch to an active work style.