Monthly Archives: January 2010

FMCG Giant To Sell Stuff Direct Online

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that consumer products giant Procter & Gamble Co. is about to launch an online store that will sell key brands such as Tide (laundry powder), Pampers and Olay, aiming to study consumer buying habits as it counters moves by traditional retailers, which have reduced the variety of brands they… Read More »

WHO Global Alcohol Strategy

The World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board is expected to confirm its draft global alcohol strategy when it meets this week. The strategy, which aims to reduce the harmful use of alcohol, has been developed following a Health Assembly resolution two years ago.  It features 10 recommended target areas for national action including community action,… Read More »