From cleansing devices to light therapy and hair regrowth, beauty devices have seen 15% global growth this year, according to a blog post from Kline Group.
Pharmacy & CPG Supplier News
The Emerson Group has hired Vince DeTurris, who held a variety of positions at Johnson & Johnson in his 21-year career there.
Prestige Brands will acquire DenTek, a move that will expand its oral care portfolio into the growing specialty oral care category.
The new Gillette razor blade will cut down significantly on the need to re-shave, P&G says.
In preparation for this launch, Mission has expanded its sales force and increased promotional efforts to reach more primary care and internal medicine healthcare providers.
Specialty medications represent only 1% of all prescriptions but, in 2014, these medications resulted in over 31% of all drug spending.
The Food and Drug Administration on Monday issued new warning labeling guidance for medicines containing acetaminophen, according to a blog posted by the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society. "The guidance ... helps to clarify certain cases where manufacturers of internal analgesic, antipyretic and antirheumatic OTC drugs would be able to change liver warnings when the product's directions for use result in a maximum daily dose of acetaminophen that is less than 4,000 mg for adults," wrote Zachary Brennan. (RAPS)
GNC pulls USPlabs products off shelves following Department of Justice action taken Wednesday.
Mylan's acquisition of Jai Pharma brings Mylan a broad women's care portfolio, strong technical capabilities and dedicated hormone manufacturing.
With the U.S. Treasury announcing plans to crack down on tax-inversion deals on Thursday, pharmaceutical giants Pfizer and Allergen have accelerated their merger talks, according to reports. The potential $150 billion deal could see Pfizer redomicile in Ireland. (Reuters)