05/29/2014 - 4:14pm

For chronic pain sufferers, there is a real problem with the abuse of painkillers in the United States. While the number of patients who have a legitimate need for prescription painkillers — 100 million plus — is vastly more than the number of people addicted to painkillers — 11 million — there is a stigma attached to the prescribing, dispensing and utilization of pain medicines.

09/15/2014 - 3:18pm

Manufacturers of As Seen on TV merchandise are reshaping the category by focusing on extending the lives of their products and investing in long-term brand building.

09/15/2014 - 3:18pm

Oral care is a mature market, but luckily for toothpaste it is a regular part of consumer’s daily personal hygiene routine. That’s not to say, however, that consumers don’t desire a little something extra in that tube.

09/15/2014 - 3:18pm

Philips Sonicare is putting its power toothbrush into the hands of children — literally — with its Philips Sonicare for Kids, designed for little ones ages 4 years and older.

09/15/2014 - 3:17pm

When it comes to healthy oral care habits among children it can be, well, challenging. Just ask any parent.

09/12/2014 - 9:47am

Kroger has tapped Kevin Dougherty, formerly group VP and chief supply chain officer, to lead the company's new Vitacost.com division as group VP of digital and Vitacost. 

 

09/08/2014 - 10:08am

The Council for Responsible Nutrition on Friday asked that the Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion recommend that consumers supplement their healthy diet with a multivitamin. 

09/05/2014 - 12:54pm

Pharmavite at the recent NACDS Total Store Expo unveiled its go-to-market strategy.

08/27/2014 - 3:03pm

Drug Store News took to the show floor Monday at NACDS TSE 2014.