01/26/2012 - 2:56pm

The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index slightly dropped in December despite small improvements in 3-out-of-4 components.

01/26/2012 - 2:42pm

Kroger banners Ralphs and Food 4 Less are raising funds to support children's hospitals.

01/26/2012 - 2:37pm

Select 55 is rolling out smaller-sized cans and bottles at retailers nationwide.

01/26/2012 - 2:20pm

Historical Remedies, based in St. Paul, Minn., last week launched a line of six homeopathic "stress reduction" lozenges for introduction into the food, drug and mass channel at the ECRM Vitamin, Diet & Sports Nutrition EPPS in Atlanta.

01/26/2012 - 2:19pm

The National Retail Federation is moving forward with a campaign that seeks to show the role the retail industry plays in powering economic growth and job creation, and engages business, political, industry and civic leaders in a conversation about the retail industry’s public policy priorities.

01/26/2012 - 2:18pm

Pharmacists in Florida are hoping to expand the kinds of vaccinations they can administer, according to published reports.

01/26/2012 - 1:42pm

Drug maker Amgen is acquiring a Rockville, Md.-based company developing therapies for cancer, the companies said Thursday.

01/26/2012 - 1:36pm

DRS Health presented attendees of last week's ECRM Vitamin, Diet & Sports Nutrition EPPS conference with a line of supplements that's not only doctor-recommended but also doctor-developed. All of the product facings feature a picture of the doctor who helped develop the particular formula.

01/26/2012 - 12:55pm

Pfizer is partnering with a division of Johnson & Johnson and a charity organization to launch an initiative to award funding to projects designed to improve the diagnostic identification and tracking of Alzheimer's disease.