slideshow | September 15, 2014

Birchbox goes from clicks to bricks

Online beauty subscription company Birchbox recently opened its first brick-and-mortar store in Manhattan.

audio | September 12, 2014

Audio Q&A: DermaWand VP talks retail growth, consumer education

Direct response marketing and branding company International Commercial Television, which exhibited at the recent NACDS Total Store Expo in Boston, has big plans for its at-home, anti-aging beauty tool called DermaWand. With international demand and growth opportunities showing little signs of slowing, the company is looking to take the U.S. retail market by storm. To learn more about the company, its U.S. expansion plans, and how it can partner with retailers and drive consumer education, DSN recently spoke with Richard King, VP, director - retail sales, International Commercial Television.

video | September 11, 2014

Nutramax Labs signs professional surfer Bethany Hamilton as brand ambassador for Cosamin line

Nutramax Labs on Tuesday signed professional surfer Bethany Hamilton as a brand ambassador for its Cosamin line of joint health products.

video | September 9, 2014

iWalkFree introduces hands-free crutch

iWalkFree recently launched the new iWalk2.0, a hands free crutch which some refer to as the “Pirate Leg Crutch.”

video | September 9, 2014

DEA: Pharmacies can serve as drop-off points for unused prescription drugs

Attorney General Eric Holder announced a new Drug Enforcement Administration regulation that would allow pharmacies and other authorized collectors to serve as authorized drop-off sites for unused prescription drugs.

video | September 8, 2014

Actress Judith Light, National Council on Aging raise awareness about influenza with PSA

Award-winning actress Judith Light — known for TV’s "Who’s the Boss?," "Dallas" and "Ugly Betty" — is joining the National Council on Aging to raise awareness about influenza this season, NCOA announced Monday.

video | September 3, 2014

CVS Health social campaign, commercial fuel 'health is everything' message

In the wake of CVS Caremark’s announcement Wednesday morning that it has changed its name to CVS Health to better reflect its broader healthcare commitment and stopped selling tobacco in all its stores about one month earlier than anticipated, the company is embarking on a marketing initiative that includes a new commercial and a social campaign.

video | September 3, 2014

CVS Health's Larry Merlo talks of name change, opportunities in health care on CNBC

Shortly after announcing Wednesday morning its corporate name change to CVS Health, CEO Larry Merlo appeared on CNBC to weigh in on the name change and the opportunities to play a greater role in today’s healthcare market, as well as to highlight the fact that its stores are now officially tobacco-free.

video | September 3, 2014

CVS Caremark changes corporate name to reflect commitment to health care

CVS Caremark announced today that it is changing its corporate name to CVS Health to reflect its broader healthcare commitment and its expertise in driving the innovations needed to shape the future of health.

video | September 2, 2014

Google tests drone delivery in Australia

Google last week announced that it has been testing a small fleet of drones in Australia in an effort to remove "the friction of moving things around" as part of an initiative called "Project Wing."