02/02/2016 - 3:50pm

Private-label cough-cold brands and Vicks are the big winners when consumers are seeking remedies for their sniffles, coughs and stuffiness online.

02/02/2016 - 3:49pm

Cough-cold marketers like to strike just before the iron gets hot, placing most of their ad placements in support of cold and flu remedies in the two months leading up to the peak of cold and flu season.

02/02/2016 - 3:49pm

Retail health fairs — both mega events, such as Walmart’s “America’s Biggest Health Fair” on Oct. 10, 2015, or smaller, periodic local events hosted annually by thousands of retailers across the country — represent one of the simplest mechanisms for massive, individualized public awareness around such key health issues as flu prevention, early diabetes detection and/or prevention, and more.

02/02/2016 - 3:49pm

Drug Store News has partnered with Competitive Promotion Report, IRI and Market Track to create a series of exclusive reports. Read the latest report on the cold/allergy/sinus category here.

02/02/2016 - 3:45pm

The deal will enable Vitamin World to operate as a stand-alone retail business. 

02/02/2016 - 2:07pm

The Kantar Retail report found that while total trade spending as a percent of gross sales continues to remain flat, manufacturers are increasingly shifting spend to growth channels and customers.

02/01/2016 - 3:10pm

Three-in-four heart disease patients who do use an activity tracker report the device is helping them cope with their heart condition.

02/01/2016 - 2:55pm

The next B2B Video Exchange event on March 8 will be a forum for the electronics category, with a focus on mobile accessories and smart homes.

01/29/2016 - 1:26pm

Nielsen Catalina Solutions' new CEO most recently served as Nielsen's EVP and managing director of local media, where he was responsible for strategy and development for Nielsen's local television and audio clients.