October 23, 2014

A recent study of the consumables category revealed that weak promotional deals and a disinterest among women in the millennial age group are translating to sluggish sales. 

 

October 23, 2014

M&M's brand will offer consumers two new ways to add variety to their baked goods. 

October 23, 2014

The U.S. healthcare system must address the problem of patients not picking up newly-prescribed medicines if national goals for improved health and reduced costs of medical care will be realized, according to a NEHI white paper issued Thursday. 

October 23, 2014

Seven years ago, Boots’ anti-aging serums ignited a cult following — the original No7 Protect and Perfect and Protect and Perfect Intense Serums. Now, Boots is unveiling two new No7 serum formulas that promise to hold even greater anti-aging benefits.

October 23, 2014

The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America earlier this week announced that Christina Stow will join the organization as VP communications, effective Oct. 27. 

October 23, 2014

The Tummy Co. on Wednesday announced that Arie Luyendyk, Jr. has signed to be a brand ambassador for its Relief OTC Antacid liquid heartburn relief brand.

October 23, 2014

Dale Carnegie Training, a human resources and management consulting organization, recently presented its Leadership Award to Wakefern Food Corp.


October 23, 2014

John Spina, Walgreens corporate VP expense optimization, and Don Huonker, Walgreens chief operational risk officer, will retire from the company effective Oct. 31.

 

October 23, 2014

Procter and Gamble’s group president of the North America business, Melanie Healey, is leaving the company next year, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

October 22, 2014

Curél skin care is partnering with charitable organization Direct Relief and actress Debra Messing to offer comfort to some of the most vulnerable women and children of New York City. 

October 22, 2014

Amneal Pharmaceuticals on Tuesday announced that the company has won the global “Company of the Year” Award from Generics bulletin.

October 22, 2014

CamelBak, manufacturer of personal hydration gear, introduced Forge, a travel mug with a self-sealing, leak-proof cap that aims to bring the in-home coffee experience anywhere. 

October 22, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention highlighted the importance of incorporating pharmacists into team-based care to improve patient health outcomes — a move applauded by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores — during its Public Health Grand Rounds webcast on Tuesday.

October 22, 2014

Drug Channels on Tuesday released a report showing that Walmart and Walgreens dominate 2015 Medicare Part D preferred networks, followed by independent pharmacy. 

October 22, 2014

Family Dollar Stores announced that it has certified substantial compliance with both the Federal Trade Commission’s second request regarding the acquisition by Dollar Tree, as well as the second request regarding Dollar General's bid for the company. 

 

October 22, 2014

Family Dollar Stores is embarking on a 12-month campaign that leverages the influential reach of vloggers to further reach its African-American shoppers. 

 

October 22, 2014

Pfizer last week announced that the Food and Drug Administration approved a revised label for Embeda (morphine sulfate and naltrexone hydrochloride) extended-release capsules, for oral use, CII, to include abuse-deterrence studies. 

 

October 22, 2014

The Food and Drug Administration last week announced plans to survey pharmacists and patients about their experiences resulting from changes in generic drug pill appearance.

October 22, 2014

The Emerson Group, a consumer products equity organization, announced the addition of Stephanie Gregg to the company. 

October 22, 2014

A JAMA study noted that about two-thirds of dietary supplements recalled by the Food and Drug Administration still contained banned ingredients at least six months after being recalled.

October 22, 2014

Mission Pharmacal on Wednesday introduced CitraNatal basic.

October 22, 2014

The National Community Pharmacists Association, which wrapped up its 116th Annual Convention and Trade Exposition on Wednesday, has announced the appointment of John Sherrer as president of NCPA.

October 22, 2014

Procter & Gamble’s Olay facial skin care brand was recognized Tuesday evening at the Skin Cancer Foundation Gala for its recent skin cancer education campaign.

October 22, 2014

The Council for Responsible Nutrition on Wednesday announced that Susan Dentzer, health analyst at PBS NewsHour and senior policy adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, will speak during the closing “Breakfast With…” session.