Marketing Strategies

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Discount retailer expanding to California, Massachusetts

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. -- Dollar General Corp. said that it plans to open 625 new stores and add more than 6,000 new jobs in 2012. These new stores and jobs will be spread among Dollar General's existing 38-state operating area, plus new markets of California and Massachusetts, creating a coast-to-...

Alleges 488 instances of excessive pricing following Hurricane Irene

NEWARK , N.J. -- A Sussex County, N.J., gas station that raised its prices by more than 10% immediately following landfall by Hurricane Irene in August has been sued for allegedly price-gouging consumers. The Division of Consumer Affairs has filed suit against Thakur Gas LLC, which does business as...

Includes team-ups with NFL, NASCAR, Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Race Series

MCLEAN, Va. -- In 2012, Mars Chocolate North America will launch several retailer promotions, beginning in January. Promotions and sponsorships include: Consumers and retailers will score big this season when Mars Brands and the NFL team up for the 2012 Super Bowl sweepstakes and instant-win game "...

Retail gasoline price decline probably ending, says Lundberg
Coca-Cola shifting gears on seasonal packaging over public's reaction.
Provides benefit savings of up to 25 cents per gallon
Utah site trades on excitement of professional sports teams
Crown Imports rolls out annual holiday retail promotion, TV spot
Cenex continues to drive Cabela’s CLUB Visa Card
6,700-square-foot site largest in chain, expands several sections