September 6, 2017

Chocolate and cocoa manufacturer Barry Callebaut, which pioneered the method of making ruby chocolate from ruby cocoa beans, said that research from Haystack finds a consumer need for the new variety, with ruby chocolate expected to be introduced in various product categories. 

September 6, 2017
The new scent, Earth + Wood, is made with essential oils from Edens Garden, which include notes of vetiver and cedarwood, as well as accents of damiana.
 
September 5, 2017

Walt Lentz, head of supply chain strategy & operations for Peapod, will oversee the operations of Peapod on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is named.

September 5, 2017

RediClinic’s Kingwood location is currently closed due to flooding.

September 5, 2017
The drug had brand and generic sales of approximately $50.5 million for the 12 months ended June 2017, according to QuntilesIMS data.
September 5, 2017

Among the potential treatments Gilead will acquire is Kite’s most advanced therapy candidate, axicabtagene ciloleucel (axi-cel), a cancer-fighting therapy expected to be the first to market to treat refractory aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma, with a Food and Drug Administration decision date of Nov. 29.

September 5, 2017

The company’s new PharmASSIST Light-Way solution is a tool for will-call management, prescription order collation and inventory management for retail central fill/mail order pharmacies.

September 5, 2017

J.D. Power’s 2017 U.S. Pharmacy Study is showing a drop in overall customer satisfaction for an industry that typically ranks among the highest-scoring ones assessed by the market research company.

September 5, 2017

Jayne Homco will retire from the company after 42 years of distinguished service, effective Sept. 30. Scott Hays succeeds Homco as president of the Michigan division, effective Oct. 1.

September 5, 2017
The product had an estimated market size of $122.4 million, according to QuintilesIMS data for the 12 months ended June 2017. 
September 5, 2017

Lupin’s generic will be available in 5-, 20- and 40-mg dosage strengths.

September 5, 2017

At the Mack Elevation IMPACT Forum in San Diego, four industry leaders explored how CPG companies protect and grow traditional retail customer business while thriving in the digital space. 

September 5, 2017

Medi-Dose/EPS, makers of solutions for preventing medication errors, have recently published a white paper, “Bar Codes and Bar Code Scanners for Unit Dose Medication In a Healthcare Setting.”

September 5, 2017

The company has named its current global head of drug development and chief medical officer, Dr. Vasant Narasimhan, as CEO, effective Feb. 1, 2018.

September 5, 2017

Retail pharmacy supplier community steps up to the plate, helping communities across Texas and Louisiana recover from the remnants of Hurricane Harvey.

September 5, 2017

Reckitt Benckiser reported that four of its senior executives were leaving the firm, MarketWatch reported Monday. According to the report, Reckitt told employees last week that its chiefs for information technology, human resources, developing markets and category development were all leaving. The four are all members of its 10-strong senior executive committee. "RB has typically had low turnover among senior management, for 40% of the executive committee to leave simultaneously is, we believe, essentially unprecedented in recent years," Société Générale analyst Iain Simpson told MarketWatch. (MarketWatch)

 

September 5, 2017

The retail pharmacy community, along with its supplier partners, are setting the stage to recovery for those in the Gulf Coast region impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

September 5, 2017

In his role at Rimmel London, Molloy will create innovative, trend-led looks that appeal to both consumers and influencers, bringing his artistry experience to the brand while influencing product innovation and shade development.

September 5, 2017

DSN senior editor of health Michael Johnsen examines the state of the hearing aid segment in this special report.

September 5, 2017

The president of Johnson & Johnson Consumer, OTC Division also serves on the board of directors for Texas Roadhouse, CHPA and Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America.

August 31, 2017

It's all about timing, and the timing may be perfect for Frito Lay as it roles out versions of 11 core chip brands without artificial ingredients, suggested a report published Wednesday in Advertising Age, especially with the recent acquisiton of Whole Foods by Amazon. "Cleaner" snacking opportunities coming out of the snacking division of PepsiCo may appeal to Whole Foods shoppers. "The notion of clean and simple is very important to a segment of consumers," Frito-Lay chief marketing officer Jennifer Saenz told Ad Age. "They're searching for that." (Advertising Age)

 

August 31, 2017

The SaltyGirl cosmetics line includes lipsticks, foundations, concealers, mascaras and multi-sticks.

August 31, 2017

Native to the Indian subcontinent, salacia is a genus of woody climbers well known for its traditional use in Ayurveda as a medicinal food supplement for various health conditions.

August 31, 2017

In addition, comparable e-commerce sales across all global markets for the four-week retail period were up 26%.