We’ve known it for years — Halloween has been on the decline because of too many establishment jack-o-lanterns. Every year we usher in a new crop of carved pumpkins that are just like the ones that preceded them. But fear not, for now, thanks to some industrious pupmkin artists, the Trumpkin has arrived to make Halloween great again.
Yahoo has compiled the best (and worst) pumpkins carved and/or decorated to be a likeness of presidential candidate and real estate mogul Donald Trump. Click here to see a slideshow of the new yuuuuge trend in pumpkin carving.
Managing Loss Prevention efforts within pharmacies is critical, but can be time consuming, laborious and even ineffective. Drug Store News has partnered with Supplylogix, a leading provider of intelligence solutions for pharmaceutical inventory management, to conduct a survey for the purpose of identifying industry standards for preventing pharmacy diversion and highlighting the current challenges pharmacy and loss prevention teams face.
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Sam’s Club senior vice president and GMM of consumable and health and wellness will be retiring at the end of the fiscal year, a Sam’s Club spokesperson confirmed Wednesday. Turner-Mitchael is a 26-year veteran of the company, having joined Walmart in 1992 as a pharmacist in Lubbock, Texas. Read more
Grocery retailer and wholesaler Supervalu has shared the results from its fiscal 2018 third-quarter, which included a boon to its wholesale business in the form of its Unified Grocers acquisition, even as retail sales declined. The Minneapolis-based company’s total continuing operations saw net sales of $3.94 billion — up 31% from $3 billion in the same period last year. Read more
RLA Collective, an OTC/healthcare-focused integrated marketing agency, made the 2018 Innovation SABRE Awards shortlist for three programs in digital/marketing: “Best in Digital Marketing/Advertising” for an integrated media campaign with Vetoquinol U.S.A; “Best Use of Video Networks” utilizing Facebook LIVE to showcase pet care advice from Tomlyn's resident veterinarians; and “Best in Brand Narratives” for a unique video testimonial influencer campaign, “VSL#3: The Journey Back," (featured above) the company announced last week. Read more
Petrics, a pet health technology company, is looking to make tracking weight, activity levels and rest periods a whole lot easier for pet owners. By launching the Smart Pet Bed, Activity Tracker, pet Health and Nutrition App, the Las Vegas-based company is aiming to help those four-legged family members achieve optimal weight ranges. Read more