04/13/2016 - 12:17pm

It’s no secret that the category of drugs drawing the most attention — and money — in recent years has been specialty pharmacy.

03/29/2016 - 6:22pm

The recent legal skirmish between Gillette and Dollar Shave Club underscores just how important the shave category is to drug store retailers — it is behemoth with sales exceeding $3.5 billion.

03/24/2016 - 6:22pm

Retailers prowling for growth potential in men’s grooming are directing their focus to skin care.

03/08/2016 - 6:22pm

Energizer Recharge, the first rechargeable AA and AAA batteries made with 4% recycled  battery material, provide consumers with long-lasting power that can be recharged hundreds of times and reduce the impact on the planet.

03/08/2016 - 6:22pm

Battery sales are suffering in the drug store channel, with channel sales dipping nearly 3% for the 52 weeks ended Dec. 27, 2015, according to IRI data. But, there are growth opportunities in the category in the advanced alkaline, hearing aid and specialty batteries segments.

03/08/2016 - 6:22pm

Men are more than an afterthought at Nivea.

03/08/2016 - 6:22pm

It is estimated that 80% of the male population between the ages of 18 and 34 years old currently sport a look with facial hair.

03/08/2016 - 6:22pm

Hispanic consumers are a significant growth driver behind many dietary supplements, more so than their non-Hispanic counterparts. That may explain why Pharmavite recently introduced its bilingual “Vitamin & Supplement Wellness Wheel” to more than 1,500 locations.

03/08/2016 - 6:21pm

Even though many cutting-edge marketers have for years successfully infused a Hispanic flavor into their overall marketing mix, the overall marketplace has yet to maximize the reach into this community relative to the overall buying power they wield.