June 17, 2016

Popular Swedish snack brand Wasa has launched a hearty cracker that is targeted at the consumer who wants both whole grains and an irresistible crunch in their snack food. 

June 16, 2016

The GMDC Lifetime Achievement Award honors visionary leaders who have made significant contributions to the industry’s general merchandise and health beauty wellness categories, to his or her company and to GMDC.

June 16, 2016

The maker of one of the world's most recognized cleaning brands has added new brands to its portfolio and intends to expand their distribution across North America.

June 16, 2016

The 2-in-1 formula is the first leading brand to combine the National Eye Institute recommended AREDS 2 nutrient formula with other essential vitamins and minerals typically found in daily multivitamins.

June 16, 2016

Walmart is working with a robotics company to develop a shopping cart that helps customers find items on their lists and saves them from pushing a heavy cart through a store and parking lot. (Bloomberg)

June 16, 2016

Galderma, the makers of Cetaphil, is unveiling a limited-edition product display in partnership with the Children's Skin Disease Foundation (CSDF) and Camp Wonder, an initiative of the CSDF at 1,500 CVS stores. 

June 16, 2016

In addition to the personnel moves, CHPA elected three new manufacturer members and five new associate members.

June 16, 2016

In his keynote address, CVS Health chief executive Larry Merlo will outline innovative patient care delivery strategies that increase health care choice, quality and access with the goal of delivering better outcomes.

June 16, 2016

A trained pharmacist, Vitamin Shoppe's newest COO has a strong health and wellness pedigree spanning Walmart, Sam's Club and Family Dollar/Dollar Tree.

June 16, 2016

Brookshire Grocery Co. has revealed the new banner name for the Walmart Express stores it is acquiring.

June 16, 2016

Snack time is getting an upgrade courtesy of America's leading graham cracker brand.

June 16, 2016

A recent survey by Kashi found that one in four Americans consume smoothies regularly and that number is even higher for active Americans (those who work out two or more times a week).

June 16, 2016

Kinney Drugs is teaming up with HealtheConnections, a N.Y.-based regional health information organization, to allow physicians and other healthcare providers to securely access and share patient prescription information.  

June 16, 2016

Kroger's total sales increased 4.7% to $34.6 billion in the first quarter compared to $33.1 billion for the same period last year.

June 16, 2016

Mylan on Thursday announced that it has completed its acquisition of Renaissance Acquisition Holdings’ specialty and generics businesses, which are focused on topical treatments.

June 16, 2016

Kimberly-Clark adds proven digital business operator to its board of directors.

June 16, 2016

Adding a pharmacist to a care team for heart disease patients will reduce the risk of future heart attacks, new research coming out of Canada has found according to a HealthDay news report Wednesday. "After three months, people who received intensive services to help them meet treatment targets had a 21% lower risk of future heart events when compared with those who received usual care, the study found," HealthDay noted. "People receiving pharmacists' care lowered their estimated future risk of heart disease by more than 5% from the beginning of the study to its conclusion three months later." (HealthDay)

June 16, 2016

Johnson Memorial Hospital and Mass.-based grocery chain Big Y plan to open a retail health clinic at the Big Y World Class Market at the Stafford Springs, Mass., grocery store by the end of summer. (MassLive Media)

June 16, 2016

Hannaford Supermarkets will open its biggest store in New Hampshire on Saturday, and the retailer says the location is representative of a "new design concept." (The Union Leader)

June 16, 2016

Revlon announced late Thursday that it would buy Elizabeth Arden for $14 per share in cash, or about $870 million.

June 16, 2016

Pharmacy reimbursement for the quarter challenged an otherwise strong Rite Aid first quarter.

June 16, 2016

Quest Diagnostics will provide diagnostic testing services offered in company-branded Patient Services Centers in 12 Safeway locations in California, Colorado, Texas, Virginia and Maryland.

June 15, 2016

Magnum Condoms and creative art studio, the Compound, worked to innovatively bring the "Magnum Live Large" lifestyle to consumers through the Compound Gold Project.

June 15, 2016

Heat, humidity and long-distance travel with fewer opportunities to change diapers are all summertime factors that contribute to diaper rash.