09/03/2013 - 08:23

Global consumer products company Jarden Corp. agreed to acquire Yankee Candle for $1.75 billion in cash from its private equity owner Madison Dearborn Partners.

09/03/2013 - 05:41

The creators of eMobile POS and device manufacturer Cherry have teamed up to create a mobile POS product for the iPhone and iPod Touch that will be sold at Costco.com, according to the firms.

08/29/2013 - 17:30

The National Football League begins play soon and Procter & Gamble’s Tide brand is leveraging is relationship with all 32 teams with an innovative social media campaign.

08/29/2013 - 16:49

Campbell made solid progress in fiscal 2013 as the company executed its dual mandate to strengthen core business and expand into higher-growth spaces. Its full-year sales and adjusted EBIT growth were consistent with its fiscal 2013 guidance, and its EPS growth exceeded expectations.

08/29/2013 - 10:00

Avon Products appointed Brian Salsberg as SVP of global strategy, effective Sept. 23. Salsberg will report to Sheri McCoy, Avon's CEO, and will join the company's executive committee.

08/28/2013 - 13:30

The Hershey Company has selected Universal McCann to handle its global media planning and buying activities.

08/28/2013 - 13:21

Snyder's-Lance has acquired all assets of Stateline Service Corporation, a snack food distributor in Massachusetts, as part of its growth initiative.

08/28/2013 - 10:02

Zarbee's Naturals has elected Neil Grimmer, co-founder and CEO of Plum Organics, to the company's board of directors.

08/27/2013 - 16:44

Diet Coke is launching a limited-edition T-shirt available exclusively in Target stores.