03/09/2012 - 12:01pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a version of a drug made by Teva that includes a dose counter, the drug maker said.

03/09/2012 - 11:43am

Hiball Energy said its line of reformulated sparkling energy waters and organic energy drinks now are packaged in cold-activated, lightweight 16-oz. aluminum cans developed by Ball.

03/09/2012 - 11:41am

In excess of $102 billion. That's the value over-the-counter medicine delivers to the U.S. healthcare system, Consumer Healthcare Products Association leaders shared with attendees of the CHPA Annual Executive Conference held here Friday morning.

03/09/2012 - 11:37am

A company that makes pet drugs has launched what it calls the first generic prescription heartworm preventive medication for sale at retail pharmacies around the country.

03/09/2012 - 11:34am

Drug stores are cautiously expanding their consumer electronics selections. MP3 players, digital cameras and pre-paid mobile phones are finding a place beside the more traditional mix of handheld tape players and clock radios in the channel.

03/09/2012 - 11:26am

Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods showed the biggest gains in the last three years in the ethnic food category.

03/09/2012 - 11:11am

Unilever has introduced the U.K. facial skin care brand, Simple, to the U.S. market with the launch of Simple Sensitive Skin Experts. The collection is touted as the only mass facial skin care line specifically for those with sensitive skin.

03/09/2012 - 10:23am

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association on Friday morning honored longtime industry veteran Pat Lonergan, co-founder of Numark Labs, with its Ivan D. Combe Lifetime Achievement Award for his contributions in the advancement of the business of over-the-counter medicines.

03/09/2012 - 10:11am

Associated Food Stores and McLane Global have joined Topco, the company announced Friday.