July 28, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Adlyxin (lixisenatide), a once-daily injection to improve glycemic control (blood sugar levels), along with diet and exercise, in adults with type 2 diabetes.

July 28, 2016

Kenneth Cole is launching the next evolution of the brand's iconic, signature fragrance, Kenneth Cole Black. 

July 28, 2016

Kroger has reached a long-term agreement with IRI that will enable the firm to provide the nation's largest grocery chain with market measurment serices that further enhance its "Customer 1st" strategy.

July 28, 2016

London Drugs has launched a new Photolab app that allows free and easy upload and printing of photos direct from a mobile device and social media accounts.

July 28, 2016

McKesson on Thursday reported revenues of $49.7 billion for the first quarter, up 5% compared to a year ago. 

July 28, 2016

Forrest E. Mars Jr., who helped build Mars Inc. into the world’s largest confectionary company, died on Tuesday in Seattle. (New York Times)

July 28, 2016

As manufacturers move some production abroad, others are determined to make their products in the United States, even when the costs are higher. (New York Times)

July 28, 2016

Sprouts Farmers Market is partnering with the non-profit Vitamin Angels to support health and nutrition for children. 

July 28, 2016

So it turns out that it's not just teens who love beauty products. New research from Mintel reveals that as many as 80% of all 9- to 11-year-olds in the United States use beauty and personal care products.

July 28, 2016

In recent studies, as many as 69% of people self-treating with OTC lice products use more than the recommended dose to increase effectiveness. 

July 28, 2016

With the final regulatory hurdle behind it, the company said it expects the $40.5 billion transaction to complete next week.

July 28, 2016

Walgreens will focus its omni-channel efforts bolstering its core online destination Walgreens.com.

July 27, 2016

Beauty blogger and entrepreneur Huda Kattan is launching a new take on liquid lipstick with a revolutionary formula.

July 27, 2016

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which went viral in 2014 as a fundraiser for research, has helped identify a new gene behind the neurodegenerative disease ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease, the ALS Association announced.

July 27, 2016

After several test pilots over the past year and a half, medication management platform Medisafe has launched Medisafe for Pharma.

July 27, 2016

Just in time for summer's long days full of sun and sand, Method is launching a new product to help consumers beat the heat.

July 27, 2016

The Natural Products Association has launched a free online tool for NPA members to view violations against the dietary supplement Good Manufacturing Practices.

July 27, 2016

H-E-B is expanding its partnership with Shipt to include deliveries from H-E-B's upscale grocery chain, Central Market. (Dallas Morning News)

July 27, 2016

Kroger is opening a larger format, called Kroger Marketplace, in the Memphis area. According to the Commercial Appeal, the Marketplace model adds departments for home fashion and design, bed and bath, kitchen and small appliances, apparel and shoes, and a Baby World. (Commercial Appeal)

July 27, 2016

Walgreens' flagship Hawaii store in Honolulu is back on the market, months after a Los Angeles-based investment bank and wealth management firm paid $54 million to buy the property. (Pacific Business Journal).

July 27, 2016

Private equity firm VMG Partners has sold a rapidly growing brand of personal care for families to SC Johnson.

July 27, 2016

Supervalu Inc. on Wednesday lower-than-expected profit for the first quarter amid ongoing efforts to spin off its Save-A-Lot division.

July 27, 2016

Target is expanding its "connected living" offerings with the addition of wearable breathing and rollover monitor MonBaby.

July 26, 2016

Independent chain Benzer Pharmacy has opened three new stores through its franchise model.