April 1, 2016

Kroger is forming a new partnership with Lucky's Market that aims to accelerate growth in new and existing markets.

April 1, 2016

WHIPPANY, N.J. - Other pharma companies may focus on foreign market opportunities, but the key strategy driving growth at Bayer is its commitment to innovating the U.S. marketplace, The Herald reported Friday. "[Bayer] is also creating new products just for the U.S., like TruBiotics immune supplement and Aleve PM and over-the-counter versions of some prescription drugs," noted AP reporter Linda Johnson. "Erik Gordon, an assistant professor at University of Michigan's Ross School of Business, said Bayer can raise U.S. sales significantly with its larger product lineup and increased marketing. Meanwhile, its metamorphosis to a pure life sciences company should boost research productivity." (The Herald

April 1, 2016

BELLAIRE, Texas - H-E-B is planning to build a two-story grocery store here featuring the latest in food market retailing to open in the fall of 2017, Fox 7 reported Wednesday. "We have enjoyed our Bellaire neighbors for the past 22 years and look forward to bringing them a store tailored to their needs filled with stellar features and products that will enhance their shopping experience for years to come," Scott McClelland, H-E-B Houston president, told Fox 7. The report added: "The new store will contain an innovative combination of products and services designed specifically with the shoppers from the neighborhood in mind including expanded and new departments." (Fox 7

April 1, 2016

Deloitte’s new whitepaper, “Retail health & wellness: Innovation, convergence and healthier consumers” offers background and insights into how and why retailers are making the large shift toward more robust health and wellness offerings. 

April 1, 2016

Ulta Beauty plans to open an amenity filled satellite office at desirable downtown Chicago location to complement its existing headquarters facility in a remote suburb.

March 31, 2016

A family from Boston is looking to disrupt the frozen food section with a new and healthier alternative to America's beloved French fry.

March 31, 2016

The launch of the Trojan-branded Dash Button is just in time for April's National STI Awareness Month, C&D noted. 

March 31, 2016

Over the next five years, CVS Health has committed $50 million toward creating the first tobacco-free generation through its #BeTheFirst campaign.

March 31, 2016

E-hydrate Protein On-the-Go ACTIVE is a ready to mix, natural protein and joint health product designed for active adults.

March 31, 2016
The FDA granted priority review status to Defitelio and it received an orphan drug designation. The injectable drug’s distribution is expected to being within a week. 
March 31, 2016

Shoppers looking for an early taste of summer can look forward to new flavors from Friendly's in the ice cream section.

March 31, 2016

The complaint alleges that Endo paid Impax Laboratories and Watson Laboratories, which were the first companies to file for FDA approval for generics of Endo’s Opana ER and Lidoderm, to delay their generic product launches. 

March 31, 2016

As part of the partnership, GMDC will share next practices and shopper insights at KOTRA’s annual business partnership conference April 1 in Los Angeles.

March 31, 2016

The $550 million acquisition is aimed at strengthening Humanwell and PuraCap’s U.S. generics footprint and manufacturing capabilities. 

March 31, 2016

The manufacturer of some of the most popular household cleaning products in the United States is rebranding one of its leading product lines.

March 31, 2016

Former Walgreens and Tyson Foods executive Wade Miquelon was named CFO at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores.

March 31, 2016

Two Walgreens veterans are now in place to help drive growth at health and wellness retailer Massage Envy.

March 31, 2016

MedM has built a healthy activity cloud platform, allowing users to track everything from step tracking to blood glucose/pressure monitoring. 

March 31, 2016

Omron's new president, CEO succeeds former managing executive officer, president and CEO Seiji Takeda, who will transition to the role of executive officer, global business strategy planning, sales and marketing, Europe and the Americas.

March 31, 2016

Consumers who relentlessly crave bacon are about to see a new temptation in the snack aisle. 

March 31, 2016

Online delivery is a retail technology niche undergoing active evolution. Consumers are expecting a wider range of goods available in a shorter period of time than ever before. 

March 31, 2016

Walgreens promised to raise more than $20 million in Red Nose sales this year in support of eliminating children's poverty. 

March 31, 2016

The world's largest manufacturer of premium scented candles is taking consumers on a trip to Margaritaville.

March 30, 2016

Recognizing that an estimated 40% of sold medications end up unused, the Alliance for Aging Research's latest “pocket film” offers consumers a simple step-by-step guide on safe disposal.