02/06/2015 - 10:55am

The pharma industry praised outgoing Food and Drug Administration commissioner Margaret Hamburg and welcomed Stephen Ostroff, who will assume the role of acting commissioner.

02/06/2015 - 10:10am

Drug Store News has learned that Walgreens has teamed up with beauty company Maesa to launch a multi-cultural beauty brand called Circa. The nationwide launch supports Walgreens' desire to increase accessibility to well-priced, diverse, specialty beauty offerings and reflects its commitment to owned brands.

02/05/2015 - 3:56pm

Schick announced the debut of the new Schick Xtreme3 Ultimate, its latest brand enhancement in disposable shave.

02/05/2015 - 3:40pm

Beauty brand Coty posted a boost in second-quarter net income and saw renewed strength in such core brands as Sally Hansen and Rimmel.

02/05/2015 - 1:48pm

In its first acquisition in 10 years, Macy’s has signed an agreement to acquire luxury beauty products retailer Bluemercury for $210 million in cash. The privately held Bluemercury, based in Washington, D.C., currently operates about 60 specialty stores in 18 states, primarily in prime street-level locations and urban lifestyle centers. Most locations include in-house spas. The company also operates an online business.

 

02/05/2015 - 12:35pm

Procter & Gamble is supporting its newly introduced outdoor-inspired Fresher Collection with an integrated marketing campaign that includes setting up an Old Spice Nature Exchange Vending Machine in New York City’s Grand Central Station.

02/05/2015 - 11:16am

Drogueria Betances of Caguas, Puerto Rico has partnered with Hamacher Resource Group to develop an island-specific category management program to support community independent pharmacies.

02/05/2015 - 10:45am

Sporting lush lashes is key to creating that perfect bold eye, and more women seem to be bringing some va-va-voom to their beauty regimen with false lashes.

02/05/2015 - 10:45am

This year’s hot beauty look is all about balance, with beauty mavens selecting a natural, no-makeup look on the skin, paired with a bold eye — especially a bold brow.