September 28, 2015
According to a new report from Bloomberg, Target has expanded its list of chemicals that it wants suppliers to remove from their products. The list includes almost 600 substances on Health Canada’s roster of prohibited cosmetic ingredients, such as coal tars and bisphenol A. It also adds triclosan, an antibacterial ingredient that is under review in hand soaps and sanitizers by the FDA.
September 28, 2015

Walmart has entered a long-term power purchase agreement to buy much of the electricity generated by a wind facility in Logan’s Gap, Texas. 

August 27, 2015

Grand View Research is estimating that the global organic personal care market will reach $15.98 billion by 2020, according to a report released on Thursday.

August 24, 2015

Read about five of the hottest OTC products being showcased at this year’s NACDS Total Store Expo. 

August 18, 2015

RoC Skincare and independent research firm Sperling’s Best Places on Tuesday announced the results of the second annual RoC Wrinkle Ranking.

August 6, 2015

In honor of National Fresh Breath Day on Thursday, DenTek’s Orabrush mascot Morgan the Tongue offered fresh-breath advice on social media, while his friends — the dancing tongues — performed and dispensed samples in New York City.

July 17, 2015

Kroger will establish new five-year sustainability goals later in 2015, CEO says. 

July 16, 2015

Hyland’s has launched Hyland’s 4 Kids Bumps ’n Bruises with Arnica, a topical ointment stick that provides safe and effective relief of bruising, pain and swelling with Arnica Montana.

July 13, 2015

On the occasion of the 2015 White House Conference on Aging, which marks the sixth such event since the first in 1961, National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO Steve Anderson joined the dialogue by issuing a statement.

July 13, 2015

Shopper’s Drug Mart and Loblaw pharmacy are partnering with the Partnership for a Drug Free Canada for the National Medicine Take-Back Campaign. 

June 16, 2015

The FDA announced on Tuesday that it determined that partially hydrogenated oils, the primary dietary source of artificial trans fat in processed foods, are not generally recognized as safe for use in human food.

June 11, 2015

Loblaw has announced that by the end of 2018, its private brands Life Brand and President's Choice household, beauty and cosmetic products will no longer be formulated using triclosan, phthalates or micro beads.

June 9, 2015

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores has announced that television journalist and author Tom Brokaw will offer the keynote address during the upcoming 2015 NACDS Total Store Expo.

June 5, 2015

Canadian company hopes to raise capital to bring hemp oil-based omega-3 supplement to market. 

June 2, 2015

GoJo joined 150 companies at the White House to advocate for antibiotic stewardship on Tuesday.

June 1, 2015

Mondelez International made solid progress in 2014 toward meeting its Call For Well-being goals, according to a report released Monday.

May 21, 2015

More than 9-in-10 retail executive leaders are worried about executing against their retail strategy. 

May 20, 2015

The National Association of the Boards of Pharmacy named Rite Aid's Mike Podgurski honorary president.

May 19, 2015

National Sales Solutions, a provider of sales, marketing and supply chain management for consumer packaged goods companies, has announced retail distribution for its client, Manuka Secrets.

May 14, 2015

Merck Manuals has created an online reservoir of health information targeting both healthcare professionals and caregivers. 

May 14, 2015

A new Natural Resources Defense Council report released Wednesday found that one-in-three Americans are exposed to extreme allergy and ozone conditions. 

May 12, 2015

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, along with Keep America Beautiful, will provide parkgoers even more opportunities to recycle their cans and bottles thanks to 900 new recycling bins.

May 6, 2015

NACDS emphasized the need for a comprehensive solution that combats prescription drug abuse while preserving legitimate patient access to medications.

May 5, 2015

The Council for Responsible Nutrition will host a webinar for health professionals on the appropriate recommendations behind several popular herbal supplements.