06/15/2015 - 12:40pm

Such chronic skin conditions as psoriasis and eczema have taken an anti-itch category known for its summertime seasonal sales spikes — because of such acute needs as poison ivy and bug bites — and have made it a year-round destination category.

06/15/2015 - 12:40pm

Walmart, Costco and Rite Aid are three retailers driving significant traction in vitamin, mineral and supplement sales, TABS Group reported in May, helping to take share away from such online retailers as Amazon, which captures 36% of all online vitamin traffic, even as sales overall were up 3% to $11.8 billion.

06/15/2015 - 12:39pm

You don’t need a poll to know that sleep, or rather the lack thereof, has become a big deal for Americans. 

06/15/2015 - 12:39pm

The sale of sleeping remedies continues to be a caffeinated business, especially across the liquids segment.

06/15/2015 - 12:38pm

In the past 12 months ended April 19, Zyrtec (McNeil Consumer Healthcare) continues to dominate the allergy category with total retail sales of $332 million.

06/15/2015 - 8:39am

Target plans to sell its pharmacy business to CVS Health for $1.9 billion and rebrand its nearly 1,700 prescription departments as CVS/pharmacy in a blockbuster deal that stunned the healthcare world.

06/10/2015 - 5:43pm

The $1.1 billion deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2016 and will include Bayer’s Contour line of blood glucose monitors and test strips, as well as lancing devices like Microlet and Elite. 

06/04/2015 - 11:01am

Fred's Super Dollar on Thursday projected double-digit sales increases for the remainder of the year. 

06/04/2015 - 10:34am

Rite Aid on Thursday posted positive comps coming out of its fiscal first quarter.