Walgreens in early November revealed a “Holiday Gift Shop” at walgreens.com that serves as an online hub for its holiday promotions. The page highlights “Gifts of the week” – select beauty gifts and stocking stuffers offered at a 50% discount.
At Walmart, the air care category as a whole had been lacking inspiration. For shoppers, it had become a quick-fix aisle – like buying light bulbs – a trip made only when an immediate need for odor relief was needed, and Walmart was seeing a lag in sales.
Walgreens is stocking an exclusive “Mystery Flavor” of Pringles and hosting a related sweepstakes that awards $10,000 to one consumer who submits a receipt for the purchase of the 5.5-ounce SKU and also correctly identifies the flavor of chips inside.
Walgreens this month officially introduced an exclusive online skincare analysis tool that the retailer first promoted back in February. A May 3 media release revealed that the retailer’s SkinID tool leverages Johnson & Johnson’s SkinID technology to recommend products.
Unilever activated its sponsorship of the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament in an FSI event spotlighting men’s personal care products that dropped last week.