11/29/2012 - 5:21pm

Mounting pressure to regulate energy drinks could hamper growth in a category that has been on an upward trajectory for years. But sales of energy drinks have so far been immune to controversy.

11/29/2012 - 5:21pm

Handheld frozen foods have grown quickly in the last two years, and Mintel expects growth to continue. U.S. retail sales are expected to top $3.8 billion 
by 2016.


11/29/2012 - 5:21pm

With nail care sales climbing by 40% since 2011 and growing by double-digits each year since 2008, CVS/pharmacy is making even more room in the store and is continuing to support demand for the latest innovations with its new Nail HQ kiosk, which showcases the hottest nail trends and 
product innovation.


11/29/2012 - 5:21pm

Beauty market research company NPD Group recently reported that prestige gift sets were once again on the rise within U.S. department stores.


11/29/2012 - 5:20pm

When it comes to beauty — especially skin care and hair care — there’s no denying that African-Americans represent a tremendous opportunity for manufacturers and retailers.


11/29/2012 - 5:20pm

Boehringer Ingelheim recently expanded its popular laxative brand with Dulcolax Laxative Tablets for Women, specifically formulated with a “comfort-coating” to protect a woman’s stomach. 


11/29/2012 - 5:20pm

While the term homeopathy may remain as foreign to the American consumer as allopathy, more and more shoppers are placing those homeopathic products in their baskets. 


11/19/2012 - 4:20pm

Depilatories continue to enjoy strong growth, thanks in large part to product innovation and new entrants to the segment.

11/19/2012 - 4:19pm

With some 40 million to 50 million people in the United States battling acne, it is no surprise that sales of acne treatments continue to be on the rise.