DSN assembled a virtual panel of suppliers and marketers to discuss the future of health and wellness, how best to address and appeal to the changing needs of today’s younger consumers, driving innovation and more.
Walmart VP and DMM, personal care, told attendees of a recent Mack Elevation thought leadership conference that industry executives must align with Walmart’s philosophies and be ready to change on the go as the chain’s blueprint evolves.
According to the court, the defendants marketed their dietary supplement diet aids with claims including “rapid fat loss,” “fat burner,” “extreme weight loss guaranteed” and “curbs the appetite,” in violation of a 2008 order.
Sales of topical analgesics may be benefitting in part from consumer concerns about certain medication ingredients, particularly in the wake of warnings about the potential for liver damage from the mis-use of acetaminophen.
Together, the brands of Ahold USA and Delhaize America represent the largest grocery retailer group on the U.S. East Coast, including the Stop & Shop, Food Lion, Giant Foods, Giant/Martin's and Hannaford brands, IRI noted.
While most probiotics on the market still are available in tablet or caplet forms, new delivery systems — such as drinks, sodas, chews, cubes, liquids, gummies, fizzy powders and prefilled straws — are becoming more popular.