January 24, 2011

Biotab Nutraceuticals last week showcased an Extenze line extension — an energy-shot delivery format — at the ECRM Vitamin, Diet and Sports Nutrition conference here.

January 19, 2011

Attention personal care product marketers and manufacturers: Consumers' attitude toward innovation is not what conventional wisdom has been dictating, and there are differences between their current perception of the industry and desired reality.

January 13, 2011

Supervalu on Thursday announced the expansion of its exclusive in-store nutritional navigation program, "nutrition iQ," to include the fresh food departments and more robust nutrition information for the center store.

January 13, 2011

In an effort to develop and promote sustainability training for pharmacists, pharmacy students and related professionals, the University of the Sciences and Practice Greenhealth have formed a new partnership.

January 10, 2011

Grocer Food City has inked a partnership with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to expand the Healthy Living Kitchen — a move that is expected to result in a significantly greater reach for Healthy Living Kitchen programs and educational efforts at schools, community events and Food City supermarkets throughout the region.

January 6, 2011

The Council for Responsible Nutrition’s "Life…supplemented" team on Wednesday hosted the “Power Hour of Wellness Featuring Hungry Girl and Friends," a 60-minute streamed panel featuring diet, exercise and supplement experts.

December 10, 2010

Target’s pharmacy division got a big boost early this month when the Industrial Designers Society of America named its ClearRx bottle for prescription drugs the Design of the Decade. The award — coupled with another J.D. Power customer satisfaction award earlier this year — are affirmation that the 1,752-store big-box giant is on the right track as it renews its niche in health and wellness.

December 7, 2010

NEW YORK — The power of a professionally driven social networking and information platform is now within reach of pharmacists and pharmacy students. And students are taking a lead role in its development and growth.


The new network is called Pharmacist Society. It was conceived and developed as a Web-based networking, information and practice tool by pharmacist Ted Search, president of Skipta — a provider of networking technology for health professionals — and by pharmacy students and educators.


December 1, 2010

Independent pharmacists are hailing a move in Congress to exempt pharmacies from burdensome accounting requirements imposed by the Federal Trade Commission.

November 18, 2010

GNC on Thursday announced the launch of its GNC Longevity Factors, GNC's first and only...

November 10, 2010

The CRN Foundation, the educational nonprofit affiliate of the Council for Responsible Nutrition, on Wednesday...

November 7, 2010

The independent pharmacy industry’s top group-purchasing organization and its top lobbying and advocacy group on...

October 31, 2010

The Council for Responsible Nutrition last week added four members to its roster — ingredient...

October 31, 2010

As many as 50% of shoppers felt that their supermarket helped them make healthful choices,...

October 26, 2010

The nation's food and beverage manufacturers and retailers are taking an extra step to combat...

October 24, 2010

An aspiring musician has little to no hope of being discovered and becoming a star...

October 17, 2010

Spurred by a difficult economy, over-the-counter medications increasingly are playing a dual role for consumers...

October 14, 2010

Perrigo on Friday welcomed Ryan McLaughlin as an associate category manager on the company’s nutrition...

October 4, 2010

Jon Benninger of Virgo Publishing, Bill Frankos of Herbalife and John Wise, chief science officer...

September 30, 2010

The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy's new pharmacy hall building officially will open Oct....

September 26, 2010

A maker of all-natural and organic foods has kicked off a new campaign designed to...

September 22, 2010

Fresh & Easy is promoting its new line of products aimed at childhood nutrition....

September 21, 2010

ShopRite stores in Canton and West Hartford, Conn., are looking to help shoppers make healthier...

September 16, 2010

The University of Rhode Island’s pharmacy school ranks 18th in the nation in grant money...