05/20/2016 - 10:37am

Texas is the latest state in which Walgreens can dispense naloxone without a prescription, according to a KUT.org published Thursday. Last year, advocates and public health experts convinced state lawmakers to pass Senate Bill 1462 in an effort to address the ongoing opioid epidemic. The bill was supposed to expand the availability of naloxone in Texas when it went into effect in September, but things have moved slowly, the news organization reported. On Wednesday, Alicia Kowalchuk with Baylor Medicine in Houston wrote a standing order for the medication for every Walgreens in the state. (KUT.org

05/20/2016 - 10:29am

Parents with students heading back to school this fall will find a dazzling new array of stylish school supplies from Mead and Five Star at their local drug stores.

05/20/2016 - 9:34am

Elizabeth Arden is celebrating strong women with a new multi-platform digital campaign paying homage to the entrepreneurial and inspirational voice of the brand's eponymous founder. 

05/20/2016 - 9:20am

Dove is launching a new campaign that offers real-life perspective on wetness protection -- with a girl-meets-celebrity boy twist.

05/19/2016 - 5:38pm

Nestle USA is bringing a beloved Turkish candy brand to the U.S. in a bid to leverage the growth in the American chocolate market.

05/19/2016 - 4:03pm

Online web advertising, national print advertising, social media campaigns and retailer support programs will round out the remainder of the marketing campaign, the company stated.  

05/19/2016 - 3:40pm

Stat is reporting that the Food and Drug Administration has delayed its issuing of a final rule that would let drug manufacturers update the safety warnings on their products independently, rather than seeking FDA approval to do so. The report notes that this is the second time the FDA final rule issuance has been delayed since the rule was proposed in 2013. The proposed rule has been met with opposition from such organizations as CVS and various groups representing manufacturers, pharmacists and wholesalers due to the number of different labels that would come out of the rule. (Stat)

05/19/2016 - 3:12pm

Crystal Geyser Water Company is looking to leverage the rising popularity of sparkling water by adding two new flavors to its portfolio.

05/19/2016 - 2:13pm

The drug is a first-in-class treatment for urothelial carcinoma, the most common type of bladder cancer.