01/07/2015 - 3:26pm

Good news for manufacturers of soap, bath and shower products is that growth has been solid, with sales increasing a hefty 18%, to about $5.4 billion, between 2008 and 2013, according to research firm Mintel.

01/07/2015 - 3:26pm

Shoppers of dietary supplements generally are the healthier customers who are in your stores fairly frequently to purchase their vitamins, minerals or supplements.

01/07/2015 - 3:26pm

For diet aids, it’s not very surprising to see that the largest marketing spike coincides with people’s New Year’s resolutions at the beginning of the year.

01/07/2015 - 3:26pm

Pharmavite earlier this year launched a product that capitalizes on two current growth trends — immunity supplements and the gummy format. 

01/07/2015 - 3:25pm

NBTY earlier this year expanded its Osteo Bi-Flex franchise with a line of joint care supplements “plus” — as in joint care plus energy or joint care plus muscle support.

01/07/2015 - 3:25pm

Three supplement categories are really helping to drive the business today.

01/07/2015 - 2:45pm

Amazon and Procter & Gamble are taking multi-tasking to a whole new level by placing ads that have barcodes you can scan using the Amazon app in public bathroom stalls , according to a report by CNN Money.

01/07/2015 - 2:07pm

Frank Scorpiniti has taken the helm at Earth Fare, a natural and organic grocery chain based in Asheville, N.C.

01/07/2015 - 1:07pm

Bi-Lo Holdings president and CEO Randall Ostead will be stepping down from his position in two months.