08/19/2014 - 10:39am

Nielsen on Monday announced the appointments of two executive leaders: John Lewis as global president and Karen Fichuk as president North America. 

 

08/19/2014 - 10:32am

NBTY on Tuesday named Steven Cahillane CEO. A 25-year consumer goods industry veteran, Cahillane comes to NBTY from Coca-Cola, where he led the successful integration of Coca‐Cola Enterprises' North American bottling operation and drove significant market share gains as president of Coca-Cola Americas. 

08/19/2014 - 10:07am

Walgreens on Tuesday announced that flu shots are now available at all locations, including pharmacies and Healthcare Clinics.

 

08/19/2014 - 9:28am

Advertising claims for weight loss supplement products feed the Federal Trade Commission with the highest settlement costs within the dietary supplement and functional food category, according to a new web-based, members-only tool from the Council for Responsible Nutrition. 

08/18/2014 - 3:32pm

Generics company Libertas Pharma this summer has rolled out a new multivitamin intended for patients with malabsorption. 

08/18/2014 - 12:29pm

Procter & Gamble is exploring the divestiture of as many as 100 underperforming brands, according to a report in the New York Times published Monday. 

 

08/18/2014 - 11:13am

Patients with low blood levels of vitamin D are at increased risk of death and serious complications after noncardiac surgery, according to a study published Friday in Anesthesia & Analgesia.

08/18/2014 - 9:34am

Recurrence of hormone-related breast cancer was cut by half in overweight and obese women who regularly used aspirin or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, according to data published last week in Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.

08/14/2014 - 10:22am

Procter & Gamble on Thursday announced it has teamed up with NFL Hall of Famer Dan Hampton to close out the Zero Burn Summer Barbeque Event Tour by making its way to the Chicago Air and Water Show on Aug. 17.