05/28/2015 - 12:54pm

Action on Smoking & Health has released a parody in advance of World No Tobacco Day on May 31.

05/27/2015 - 1:06pm

Consumers in the Western United States don't plan on purchasing as many allergy medicines, a Field Agent survey found. 

05/21/2015 - 4:26pm

Walgreens and Red Nose Day partners generated more than 3 billion impressions while raising awareness around child poverty.

05/21/2015 - 3:51pm

Drug Store News, in partnership with higi, a consumer health engagement company, is hosting the first-ever Fit Pharmacist Challenge, a series of fitness-tracking competitions that will reward winning pharmacists and pharmacy technicians for logging the most miles.

05/20/2015 - 4:37pm

GoJo Industries recently expanded its hand sanitizer position with a new purchase opportunity — one that’s mom-friendly, serves an on-the-go need and is incremental to the category — with its launch of Purell Wipes into retail.

05/20/2015 - 4:37pm

Prevention remains a priority for consumers heading into cough-cold season, as evidenced by the sales of two brands well known for their immunity-boosting benefits.

05/20/2015 - 4:37pm

Perrigo Animal Health in May announced its launch of PetArmor Joint Health Maximum, a supplement for dogs that contains glucosamine, chondroitin, MSM and manganese. It’s an opportunity for retailer’s to associate their store brand with a quality pet supplement.

05/20/2015 - 4:37pm

Is there a niche OTC opportunity on which food, drug and mass retailer pharmacies are not fully capitalizing? If the answer isn’t yes, then the cat is already out of the bag — according to the American Pet Products Association the market for pet supplies and OTC medicines will grow by 4.7% by the end of the year.

05/20/2015 - 4:37pm

Church & Dwight is leveraging its First Response brand into the dietary supplement set with the launch of First Response multivitamin gummies, which target reproductive health and prenatal/post-natal need states. First Response multivitamin gummies were developed to provide women with the recommended amount of folic acid in an easy-to-consume gummy form.