02/02/2017 - 2:28pm

Home health care is a natural fit for community pharmacies and helps drive home the channel’s ability to provide a comprehensive assortment of health-and-wellness items under one roof.

02/02/2017 - 2:27pm

As many as 38.3% of Americans have trouble sleeping. That makes sleep aids a high-trial category.

02/02/2017 - 2:27pm

The emergence of new products across the cough-cold and allergy categories is transforming the OTC aisle.

02/02/2017 - 2:27pm

In the United States, colds account for more visits to the doctor than any other condition, according to the American Lung Association.

01/06/2017 - 6:59pm

Nature’s Bounty launched a line of aromatherapy products under the Nature’s Origin banner that includes an essential oils kit.

01/06/2017 - 6:45pm

The proof a category is hot can be measured not only by the number of players looking to participate in that category, but also by the heft of new entrants. Such is the case with aromatherapy.

01/06/2017 - 6:18pm

Nutrex is introducing OutLift, a new pre-workout product that is differentiated by having no proprietary blend (full disclosure ingredients) and contains no “banned” ingredients.

01/06/2017 - 6:08pm

Sports nutrition is a category beginning to emerge as a viable destination center within mass outlets, and the trend line behind this mass growth is a gravitation toward “cleaner” ingredients.

01/06/2017 - 5:39pm

Overall, sales of multivitamins are relatively flat — 0.2% annual growth toward a $1.8 billion base. So, have sales of multivitamins plateaued, or are there pockets of opportunity out there?