July 5, 2011

General Mills now has a 51% stake in Yoplait S.A.S. and a 50% interest in a related entity that holds the worldwide Yoplait brands, the company announced Friday.

June 27, 2011

Mintel and HBA Global once again have joined forces to present Mintel's Innovations Showcase to attendees of the annual HBA Global Expo and Conference this week in New York.

June 26, 2011

Drug Store News editor-in-chief Rob Eder interviewed Lansinoh Labs VP sales Michelle McLaughlin here at NACDS Marketplace about the company’s leading position in the natural feeding category, and an exciting new line of products from Europe, which Lansinoh acquired this year and currently is launching to U.S. retailers.

June 6, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday addressed the current outbreak of E. coli O104 in Europe.

May 25, 2011

Royal Ahold executive Kimberly Ross is joining beauty company Avon as EVP and CFO, reporting to Andrea Jung, Avon's chairman and CEO.

May 25, 2011

Watson Pharmaceuticals has acquired Greek drug maker Specifar Pharmaceuticals for $562 million, the two companies said Wednesday.

May 6, 2011

Giant Eagle is celebrating its locally and regionally grown produce with a new video on its website.

April 19, 2011

Reckitt Benckiser on Tuesday announced the launch of Urban Thrill, an online free runner-themed game available on RB.com for free.

April 14, 2011

GlaxoSmithKline on Thursday identified the remaining noncore over-the-counter brands that it intends to divest as the company focuses its Consumer Healthcare business around a portfolio of fast-growing priority brands and emerging markets.

April 4, 2011

A rice brand has kicked off a global campaign that encourages families to eat healthier and come together for meals.

March 30, 2011

A rise in visits to professional outlets for skin care treatments in 2010 gave way to sales growth for the professional skin care products market, with Europe and the United States posting rebounds, according to a recently released study by consulting and research firm Kline.

March 3, 2011

Beiersdorf is celebrating Nivea's 100th year and, as part of the celebration, is launching its biggest digital campaign to date and has tapped music icon Rihanna to help serve as the voice of the festivities.

February 14, 2011

An increase in consolidation among generic drug companies could be in the works, according to a new report from Thomson Reuters.

February 7, 2011

GlaxoSmithKline has received a license extension in Europe for its popular weight-loss pill Alli.

January 19, 2011

Global Industry Analysts on Wednesday released its report on the future growth of the diabetes diagnostics market.

November 18, 2010

The fact that CVS Caremark's MinuteClinic was highlighted as an innovator of healthcare delivery by...

October 14, 2010

A new poll conducted by the Financial Times and Harris Poll found that worry over...

August 12, 2010

A brand known for its "hang-ten" style has teamed up with Philips to create a...

August 9, 2010

Israeli drug maker Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has finished its $5 billion acquisition of German generic...

August 8, 2010

British drug maker Shire will acquire Belgian drug maker Movetis for $567 million, Movetis said....

August 2, 2010

Hospira had net sales of $968 million and profits of $83.5 million in second quarter...

July 5, 2010

Novartis last week announced that it expects the closing of the transaction for 77% majority...

June 23, 2010

The recession has taken its toll on the professional skin care market, but that hasn't...

July 5, 2009

This battle was supposed to be over by now....