May 26, 2016

A leader in the domestic automobile air freshener segment announced that the company has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Energizer Holdings, Inc.

May 26, 2016

Among Toronto, Canada-based Privacy Analytics’ solutions are scalable tools for de-identifying and anonymizing patient-level data. 

May 26, 2016

Kmart parent company Sears Holdings on Thursday announced its first quarter sales figures, as well as the departure of its CFO and plans to explore ways to expand distribution of its key brands outside its own stores. 

May 26, 2016

A leading brand in the African American men’s grooming and shaving category is teaming up with Marvel Comics on a new multi-platform campaign.

May 26, 2016

The service has been rolled out to all MinuteClinics inside CVS Pharmacy Locations and Long Drugs in Hawaii, and the company plans to roll it out to Target-based clinics later this year.

May 26, 2016

The NCPA 2016 Congressional Pharmacy Summit facilitated more than 600 visits to Capitol Hill by community pharmacists to call on more than 250 representatives and senators to support patient- and pharmacist-friendly legislation.

May 26, 2016

Dollar General reported a 2.2% lift in same store sales for the first quarter as the discounter said sales of consumables led growth in the period.

May 26, 2016

Larabar, a business unit of General Mills, Inc., is venturing into the confectionery category with the launch of Larabar Bites, according to a report from bakingbusiness.com. Hitting shelves in June, the truffle-like bites are made with six or fewer simple ingredients, including dates, fair trade chocolate chips, almonds and coconut flour, and are packaged in a resealable pouch. (bakingbusiness.com)

May 26, 2016

Forbes is reporting on Circadian Design, a startup that just launched a service called Round Refill, which delivers prescriptions and vitamins in a smart bottle that connects to an app that reminds patients when to take their pills. According to the report, Round Refill is currently open for preorder and it plans to launch next year. (Forbes)

May 26, 2016

Canadian natural skin care brand Skinfix is expanding distribution of its popular Gentle Baby Collection across the United States.

May 26, 2016

Walgreens VP corporate operations Skip Bourdo, alongside Comic Relief trustee Christy Gibb and representatives from partners NBCUniversal and Mars Chocolate North America, celebrated Red Nose Day 2016 by ringing the Opening Bell at the Nasdaq Stock Market. 

May 25, 2016

Two of the biggest magazine brands for women are teaming up to launch a subscription beauty box service for brides, the first of many such boxes planned.

May 25, 2016

CVS Health’s efforts to dispense opioid overdose reversal drug naloxone without a prescription has already come to 23 states and the company has announced plans to expand to seven more over the course of the summer.

May 25, 2016

The company has purchased six OTC brands from Ducere Pharma, including Doan’s, Bufferin, Nupercainal Ointment, Cruex Nail Gel, Comtrex and Myoflex.

May 25, 2016

 The drug had sales of about $60.3 million in the U.s. for the 12 months ended March 2016, according to IMS Health. 

May 25, 2016

One of the world's leading makers of USDA-certified organic consumer products has unveiled a Mosquito Repellent Spray.

May 25, 2016

In addition to naming a COO and EVP strategy, Gilead announced that its EVP commercial operations will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. 

 
May 25, 2016

The Texas Top 5% Direct Admit Health Professions Program is open to outstanding high school seniors with strong academic ability seeking advanced degrees in nursing, pharmacy, physical therapy, optometry or medicine. 

May 25, 2016

One of the leading nutrition bar brands in the checkout aisle is launching a new product targeted at consumers looking for more fruit in their snack bar.

May 25, 2016

Mars Chocolate North America is launching new flavor extensions to some of consumers' favorite chocolate brands.

May 25, 2016

With a little more than a month before McKesson ideaShare 2016, McKesson is highlighting the ways that the event, held at McCormick Place in Chicago from June 26-29 can help pharmacists deliver better outcomes for their patients while expanding their businesses and driving profits.

May 25, 2016

The company said that a re-launched website would accompany a digital campaign with video testimonials using the hashtags #ReframYourPain and #NoxicareReallyWorks, aimed at education consumers about NSAID alternatives for managing pain. 

May 25, 2016

Remington is looking to change the men's grooming game with the launch of VERSO, a customizable tool for men's skin care needs.

May 25, 2016

Russell Stover is launching a new line called Everyday, offering chocolate lovers both classic and new confections in the convenience of a bag.