11/15/2012 - 5:24pm

Initial shipment of a generic appetite suppressant has started, the drug's manufacturer said Thursday.

11/15/2012 - 5:11pm

Kimberly-Clark has announced the appointment of former Kraft Foods executive Michael Hsu as president of North America consumer products, succeeding Robert Abernathy, who announced his intent to retire after more than 30 years with the company.

11/15/2012 - 3:12pm

PepsiCo's Frito-Lay has stirred up controversy with its plan to launch an extended line of Cracker Jacks snacks, called Cracker Jack'd, which includes a caffeinated snack called Power Bites.

11/15/2012 - 2:34pm

The makers of Aquatina, the collapsible pocket drinks bottle, have launched its successor, Ohyo, the company announced on Thursday.

11/15/2012 - 1:27pm

The Food and Drug Administration's Nonprescription Drugs Advisory Committee on Friday voted against Merck's application to switch its Oxytrol patch from prescription-only to over the counter, citing concerns over use of therapy for an overactive bladder in women without a doctor's intervention.

11/15/2012 - 12:25pm

Blistex on Thursday announced the launch of Moisture Melt and Simple and Sensitive lip balms.

11/15/2012 - 12:06pm

Two new wooden toys that won a contest sponsored by Midwestern mass merchandiser Meijer will be featured exclusively on the retailer's website, the company said Thursday.

11/15/2012 - 11:53am

Not Your Mother’s hair care is further expanding its distribution by adding Ricky’s NYC to its retail mix.

11/15/2012 - 11:18am

Estée Lauder — whose brands include American Beauty, Flirt!, Aveda and Origins — has announced an organizational restructuring that includes the expansion in the number of group presidents.