04/19/2017 - 5:49pm

Although the consumer packaged goods industry is still climbing the sales charts to record heights — the industry reached $797 billion in 2016 — the engines driving that growth are beginning to sputter, according to a report from IRI and Boston Consulting Group.

02/02/2017 - 3:27pm

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 - 6:39pm

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?

01/04/2017 - 10:36am

The continued decline in the number of heavy buyers (those who purchased more than three types of vitamins in a year) was a key trend captured by the 2016 TABS Analytics Vitamin and Minerals Supplements study.

01/04/2017 - 10:36am

Young adults are increasingly incorporating dietary supplements into their health regimens as a strategy toward being healthier.

01/04/2017 - 10:36am

Interest in dietary supplements, sports nutrition, diet aids, meal-replacement solutions and even energy shots has never been higher, according to a Kline consumer survey released last year, particularly among baby boomers.

12/06/2016 - 6:00pm

The bottom line behind President-elect Donald Trump’s proposals: The cost burden of the $3 trillion industry will shift away from the federal government and toward private enterprise, state government and consumers.

11/16/2016 - 3:58pm

Today’s diabetes patients represent a coveted consumer base for retail pharmacy no matter how you characterize that diabetes spend.

10/17/2016 - 5:26pm

Brands offering natural and organic skin and hair care products have expanded, and consumers have more knowledge and choices when it comes to natural beauty than ever before.