The CVS Health Foundation is giving $1.4 million to 82 colleges and universities for making their campuses “smoke- and tobacco-free.”
Starbucks has reworked its rewards program to allow members to earn Stars that it can use to redeem free food, drinks and, now, merchandise. Members who own Starbucks-branded credit and debit cards will be able to accrue points with no expiration date.
Americans ate 2.3 billion servings of chicken nuggets in restaurants last year, but demand for the menu item declined from 2017 to 2018, according to NPD Group. Consumers are seeking out new and sometimes healthier protein sources rather than turn to nuggets as in the past.
David Klein, who founded Jelly Belly in 1976 and sold the company in 1980, has created a new line of CBD-infused jelly beans under the Spectrum Confections brand. The new line, which includes 38 flavors. sold out of its initial stock online.
One issue that many small businesses struggle with is cash loss. Since smaller companies usually have tight margins, even a small loss can have a major effect on the company’s finances. Cash loss commonly occurs as a result of mistakes that are made when handling cash. That is why it is important to establish specific…
David le Douarin, co-founder and CEO of Advalo, defines what an omnichannel strategy involves and why it is necessary to deliver the right message at the right time.
Consumer spending is the fuel that drives the U.S. economy, but retailers are moderating their views on sales and earnings for 2019 as many shoppers remain cautious despite positive macroeconomic indicators.
The number of farmers’ markets climbed from 2,000 in 1994 to more than 8,600 today. Now, however, some farmers’ markets are being forced to close because there simply aren’t enough farmers to fill all the stall spots from one location to the next.