August 11, 2011

The Rhonda Shear's Ahh Bra has been launched into Walgreens in a single pack for $19.99, featuring the essential black and nude color scheme in sizes medium through extra large, Shear Enterprises announced recently.

July 25, 2011


One thing that was pretty clear in the research we conducted for the 2011 Retail Clinician Reader Survey is that an increasing number of retail-based health practitioners want the clinics they work for to expand the scope of services beyond acute care.

July 19, 2011

Look out, plumbers: A new drain-cleaning kit has come to town.

July 8, 2011

Fitness and nutrition programs have been core parts of employer-based wellness programs before, including the ones Take Care operates for such employers as Harrah's Casinos. But, by taking an ownership position in the company that provides the fitness offering, Walgreens/Take Care has the opportunity to look for creative ways to bring new wellness-type programs to its stores through its retail clinics, perhaps even as part of a larger weight-loss management program. For example, RediClinic recently announced a new weight-loss program, Weigh Forward, which it offers in H-E-B stores.

June 21, 2011

Pampers has introduced Prints, a limited-edition diaper line with designs that include floral and polka dot prints for girls, and argyle and toy car prints for boys. The diapers are available through the summer in sizes 1 through 4.

June 7, 2011

Dr. Sears Family Essentials, whose products are sold at such retailers as The Vitamin Shoppe, Whole Foods, H-E-B, Meijer and Fred Meyer, has announced the launch of its all-natural baby care line.

May 13, 2011

L'Oréal's luxury products division has selected R/GA as its digital agency of record, responsible for the digital strategy of such brands as Kiehl's, Lancome and Giorgio Armani Beauty.

May 11, 2011

Veet's newest hair removal products build on the belief that a groomed bikini line tops summer appearance must-haves among women, according to a survey conducted on the brand's behalf.

April 4, 2011

Unilever is looking to help women "go sleeveless" with confidence with the launch of its new Dove Ultimate Go Sleeveless deodorant.

March 31, 2011

The Estée Lauder Cos., whose brands include Estée Lauder, Aveda, Bumble and Bumble, American Beauty and Flirt!, has announced that its Aramis and Designer Fragrances division will assume the exclusive worldwide license for the fragrance and grooming business of Ermenegildo Zegna Group, a Milan-based men’s luxury clothing and accessory business.

March 11, 2011

Essie Cosmetics has joined forces with shoe brand Toms Shoes to support a global campaign to raise awareness of the millions of children at risk for disease and infection as they grow up without shoes.

February 18, 2011

HOOFDORP, Netherlands — Sneaker and sports apparel manufacturer ASICS in March will open a new flagship store here, on the Stadhouderskade, at the entrance of greater Amsterdam’s most popular running path, the Vondelpark.


Beyond the basic sneaker-purchasing experience, the 6,458-sq.-ft. store touts several exclusive features, including:


Running Lab, which offers extensive body analyses, including foot shape, leg alignment, running technique, strength and endurance, and customized advice on how to improve technique and performance;

February 7, 2011

This month, expect to see performance pantyhose in the hosiery aisle at Duane Reade.

January 14, 2011

Vantzen Products is looking to help travelers protect themselves from bed bugs with its latest innovation.

January 14, 2011

It seems that reality star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino added "inventor" to his list of accomplishments.

January 11, 2011

A new line of nitrile disposable examination gloves is hitting the market.

December 10, 2010

Mizco recently inked a licensing agreement with Marc Ecko Enterprises, bringing the first-ever line of Ecko-inspired electronic accessory and mobile technology products to design-conscious technology enthusiasts.

November 14, 2010

Clothing manufacturer American Apparel has announced the addition of 12 new colors to its line...

September 28, 2010

Actress and former "Deal or No Deal" model Leyla Milani, with a team of hair...

September 15, 2010

As part of its annual “Still Serving” weekend, the Army and Air Force Exchange Service...

September 15, 2010

Adidas is promoting its new Adidas Moves Pulse fragrances for guys and girls with a...

September 15, 2010

Liquid-Plumr has launched a specially formulated clog remover that eliminates the toughest clogs in seven...

September 14, 2010

Revlon brand ambassador Halle Berry celebrated Fashion's Night Out on Sept. 10 in Soho at...

September 13, 2010

Women who consider themselves "stylish" and follow the hottest fashion trends are actively spending in...