September 9, 2016

Timed with the release of the Blueberry Muffin bar, Quest also released a retro-inspired music video for the song.

September 8, 2016

Bartell Drugs is teaming up with the Group Health Foundation on a campaign to promote childhood immunizations.

September 8, 2016

Ben & Jerry's is celebrating the anniversary of Stephen Colbert's Late Show by unveiling a brand new look for the star's Americone Dream ice cream flavor. 

September 8, 2016

“The product registry is a potential game-changer for our industry ... some major retailers have expressed strong interest in how it might eventually help them decide what to put on their shelves," CRN stated.

September 8, 2016

Last flu season, Wegmans administered more than 75,000 flu vaccinations.

September 8, 2016

"We think Kroger is going to be a winner in the health and wellness market, and we are excited to see what they build from this point forward," commented Casey Lynch, Altamont managing director.

September 8, 2016

The strategic partnership connects Market Track’s qualitative promotional data with CPR’s integrated trade spending and financial analytics.

September 8, 2016

MillerCoors has created a beverage inspired by traditional Mexican aguas frescas, but with a kick. 

September 8, 2016

NACDS' new SVP government affairs and public policy has served nearly three decades as a Congressional staff member and as a government affairs professional.

September 8, 2016

The FDA banned antibacterial chemicals from soaps and other personal care products last week, but some toothpastes that contain triclosan have been “demonstrated to be effective at reducing plaque and gingivitis,” according to an FDA spokeswoman who spoke to The New York Times. Before approving the toothpaste in 1997, the agency requested that the Colgate-Palmolive company conduct toxicology studies, and the FDA ultimately decided it was safe and effective. (The New York Times)

September 8, 2016

Consumers buying the newest iPhones this weekend won't have to wait long for cases from OtterBox.

September 8, 2016

Mondelez plans to roll out Oreo-branded candy bars -- already available in some countries overseas -- in the United States in October and the bars will be available nationally in 2017. The Oreo candy bars, a cult favorite among U.S. consumers who have tried them while overseas, are made with creme filling and bits of the namesake cookies, covered in Milka chocolate. (Chicago Tribune)

September 8, 2016

After lagging behind other retailers such as Target, Walmart and many others, Publix has begun installing chip card readers at its stores, according to the Lakeland Ledger. A Publix spokesman told the newspaper that the retailer waited about 10 months to begin its rollout of chip card readers out of a desire to be thorough. (Lakeland Ledger)

September 8, 2016

In addition to free health screenings, Sam’s Club Pharmacies provide other savings and preventive care to each community they serve, such as year-round immunizations for children and adults.

September 8, 2016
The funds donated will go toward providing shelter, water, hot meals, first aid, damage assessment, disability assistance and comfort and emotional support for those affected by flooding. 
September 8, 2016

To the group at Tec Labs this year's Great Texas Mosquito Festival sounded like the perfect place to get credible feedback on their new product.

September 8, 2016

I’ve heard more than one organization shrug off the prospect of a disaster causing irreparable harm to their operation. Then, an unexpected circumstance causes the business not only to falter, but puts recovery in question altogether.

September 8, 2016

In addition to a $0 copay for eligible patients, the program includes free 30-day samples to allow patients to start treatment immediately, as well as a support line for benefit verification and prior authorizations. Additional prior authorization assistance is provided. 

September 8, 2016

To best promote immunity health, the new sugar- and caffeine-free Immunum chewable should be taken before exercise and optionally after a workout.

September 8, 2016

Walgreens continues to believe that the acquisition will close in the second half of calendar 2016, the company added.

September 8, 2016

Target is building dedicated teams to manage the grocery sections of its stores as part of an effort to turn around declining sales in its food business, The Wall Stree Journal reports. A Target spokeswoman told the newspaper that new approach is part of an effort “to improve our offering, better cater to our guests and drive growth." (The Wall Street Journal)

September 7, 2016

At Abbott Nutrition, “it all starts with consumer empathy,” the company’s director of insights, innovation and brand strategy, Surya Menon, told attendees at the Retail Health Summit.

September 7, 2016

Successfully offering consumer-centric health care requires a multi-pronged approach that meets the needs of a wide variety of customer groups, Aetna senior director of consumer initiatives Christina Speck stressed at the recent Retail Health Summit.

September 7, 2016

Consumers are becoming more aware that keeping the mouth and teeth clean is a key component of a healthy lifestyle. Overall, sales of oral care products at multi-outlets rose by 2% or more for the 52-week period ended July 20, according to IRI.