June 1, 2016

ShopRite has avoided the pitfalls many traditional grocery chains have faced by evolving with its consumers, especially in regard to health and beauty care.

June 1, 2016

The beauty aisle is the last place in America where segregation is still legal, and separating ‘beauty’ from ‘ethnic’ has only served to further perpetuate narrow standards of what is considered beautiful in our industry and our society.

June 1, 2016

You could say that “breaking down walls” to the New General Market has been a central part of the Sundial Brands mission. It’s just in their DNA.

June 1, 2016

Pharmacy technology companies offer solutions that innovate pharmacy care and help improve patient outcomes.

June 1, 2016

Sales of apple cider vinegar supplements are on the rise, and Princeton Research now offers the next top-trending supplement that will greatly increase incremental segment growth — Ultra AppleLean Cider Vinegar.

June 1, 2016

Above all else, today’s consumer wants to be listened to. To get new insight into how top companies are uncovering the changing needs, motives and interests of the new consumer, executive director Dan Mack moderated a panel discussion of leading marketers as part of its April 6 New General Market Forum.

June 1, 2016

Asked what drives their brand preference, 80% of millennials are highly influenced by a brand’s potential to make the world a better place and want to do business with these brands.

June 1, 2016

For retailers and CPG companies, there is an inherent danger into lumping people together in neat little buckets — which might explain why “personalization” is such a big buzzword in the industry these days. With millennials, it is like playing Russian roulette with your marketing dollars.

May 16, 2016

Last month, President Barack Obama signed into law the Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2016 that was advocated by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and other industry groups. 

May 13, 2016

In the 2015 State of the Union address, President Barack Obama announced the launch of the Precision Medicine Initiative — a bold new research effort that can be actuated by MD Labs' Rxight, a pharmacogenetic program. 

May 12, 2016

The Council for Responsible Nutrition on Wednesday initially stood up against this proposed pre-market approval requirement on dietary supplements being sold on U.S. military bases.

May 11, 2016

There were more than 2,400 health, beauty and wellness items launched in 2015. And if historical percentages play out, of those less than 10% will emerge as successful brands with “staying power. In this special report, DSN highlights 44 brands breaking through the “sea of sameness.”

May 11, 2016

A nonprescription drug user fee program would provide funding to supplement congressional non user-fee appropriations, and would support timely and efficient FDA review of ingredients in a monograph, agency says.

May 10, 2016

As consumer demand for more natural food products grows, many retailers are responding by adding healthier options, and the non-chocolate candy aisle is no exception.

May 10, 2016

Aspire Brands, which sold Bonne Bell and Lip Smacker last year, has launched ShampYou at Ulta Beauty.

May 10, 2016

Hain Celestial worked with brand agency CBX to rework its Avalon Organics brand and freshen its positioning.

May 10, 2016

The confluence of two trends — products for textured hair and natural formulas — has put a lift in hair care sales.

May 10, 2016

There were more than 2,400 health, beauty and wellness items launched in 2015. And if historical percentages play out, of those less than 10% will emerge as successful brands with “staying power.”

May 10, 2016

A slowdown in the once revved-up anti-aging segment in the skin care category has brands and retailers looking for more fertile options like the natural skin care arena and therapeutic skin care.

May 10, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the organic candy and sparkling water categories, highlighting new products that are shaking up the consumables aisle.

May 10, 2016

CVS has been highlighting its exclusive line Enlite Super Face and Flawless Body.

May 10, 2016

CVS Health envisions an environment of committed strategic minds, focused on achieving a vision of elevating supplier development to a higher level by providing an innovative learning program to the entire diverse supplier community.

May 10, 2016

Executives gathered in Palm Beach, Fla., last month for NACDS Annual Meeting.

May 10, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the cosmetics, bath, hair and skin care segments, highlighting new products that are shaking up the beauty aisle.