02/02/2016 - 3:52pm

Pet Releaf — the all-natural pet product company that recently launched two whole hemp plant-based products, Edibites CBD Treats for Dogs and CBD Hemp Oil Tinctures for both dogs and cats — is adding a large-breed product extension to its line.

02/02/2016 - 3:52pm

Ion Labs recently introduced Suncoast Pet Health Daily Greens, a pet supplement targeted to improve a pet’s natural energy level, digestive health and antioxidant intake.

02/02/2016 - 3:51pm

While sales of pet supplements have flattened over the last few years, market research firm Packaged Facts estimates that the segment will grow to exceed $697 million in sales by 2019 due to rising obesity rates among pets and an aging pet population.

02/02/2016 - 3:51pm

The natural beauty category is poised to post some of its strongest growth in years, but confusion remains in just what consumers consider natural and organic.

02/02/2016 - 3:51pm

Recognizing the needs of consumers who have sensitive gums, DenTek Oral Care has introduced Comfort Clean Floss Picks.

02/02/2016 - 3:51pm

The oral care category remains a wide-open source of revenue for drug stores.

02/02/2016 - 3:51pm

Medical equipment manufacturer Drive Medical’s HurryCane was touted as the most promising product by retail attendees of GMDC’s HBW conference last fall.

02/02/2016 - 3:51pm

According to a 2015 study released by Grand View Research, the global market for personal mobility devices alone is expected to reach $8 billion by 2020. Wheelchairs were the largest-selling product segment in 2013, with growing demand for powered wheelchairs expected to drive segment growth through the next four years.

02/02/2016 - 3:51pm

The challenge for DME within retail is the amount of shelf real estate many of these bath safety and mobility assistance products occupy. The large individual SKU footprint can make for some unattractive profit-per-square-inch metrics.