Pharma/Beauty

Shoppers Drug Mart-SHOPPERS DRUG MART STRENGTHENS ITS COMMITMENT

Shoppers is launching a new vegan Quo Beauty collection

The pharmacy retailer’s “Big Planet, Big Love” line also comes with a partnership to use reclaimed plastic in its packaging.

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Loblaw and DoorDash join on fast grocery delivery

The deal will give PC Express customers in select markets a faster option, while also bringing seven banners to DoorDash’s app.

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Johnson & Johnson’s Q1 earnings miss expectations

While the company’s global pharmaceutical business is driving growth, its consumer-facing brands are lagging.

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Well.ca turns a growing home into a blooming garden

The ecommerce retailer’s first brand campaign creates a visual metaphor for the little steps we take towards self-care.

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Cold, cough and flu sales are spiking

The data from Numerator also reveals that Loblaw, Metro and Costco are growing category share.

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Sleep-Eze wants you to dream of a good night’s sleep

Focusing on the joy that comes with being rested in the morning aims to help the OTC brand break from category norms.

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Sales for cold, cough and flu products expected to be flat

Numerator data shows lifting restrictions haven’t had a major impact (yet).

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Advil spotlights performers’ post-pandemic plans

The pain relief brand plays an optimistic note about the COVID-19 vaccine and the future of live performance.

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Neutrogena appeals to Quebec’s skincare needs

The cosmetics brand is celebrating the province’s unique face cleaning rituals as it hikes ad spend in the province.

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How Rexall added a health focus to its loyalty program

Be Well incorporates tools that allow members to more easily manage their well-being, in addition to earning points.

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McCann expands its business with Bayer

The company has consolidated its Crop Science accounts with the agency, which has also won assignments for two OTC brands.

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Buckley’s creates a timeline of awful tastes

The brand puts the focus on its flagship product and well-known tagline to celebrate its 100th anniversary.

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Dove Men+Care funds documentary about dads at TIFF

The Unilever brand hopes the film and its famous subjects will increase the consumer appeal of its work on paternity leave.

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Shoppers Drug Mart launches The Beauty Project

The in-store event is meant to show the role Shoppers can play in helping consumers experiment with and discover new looks.

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How Sephora is building connections beyond its stores

The retailer is going mass with its first TV commercial for anyone who’s never connected with the inclusive brand.