March 14, 2017

A Lowe’s store in Framingham, Mass., recently debuted its “Holoroom How To,” Lowe’s first-ever virtual reality DIY skills-training clinic.

March 14, 2017

The retail giant is testing a touch-screen monitor in its toy aisle at select stores in Texas, connecting customers to available in-store inventory or the company’s website for ordering. 

March 14, 2017

The company behind the WaterPik is debuting a new way to bathe pets. 

March 13, 2017

Albertsons has chosen a longtime Safeway veteran to head up the company’s diversity and inclusion efforts, as well as its government relationships, philanthropy and sustainability departments. 

March 13, 2017

The product lets consumers determine the flavor intensity of their gum and extend its flavor by adding sour gel to each piece. 

March 13, 2017

The parodontax brand comes to the United States from Germany, where it was launched in 1937. 

March 13, 2017

The piña colada flavor, which combines coconut and pineapple, joins the cherry cola and peach lemonade Tic Tac Mixers flavors. 

March 10, 2017
The trimmer comes with a hypoallergenic foil and Clio’s new ceramic technology blades, which it says can stay sharp for 10 times longer than steel blades.
 
March 10, 2017

Red Carpet Manicure has unveiled its limited-edition collection of nail polish inspired by the film — a light-activated collection of gel colors based on costumes and palettes in the movie.

March 10, 2017

Lender and student loan refinancing company SoFi this week conducted a rundown of which pharmacy schools provide students the best bang for their buck by comparing which schools have the highest average salaries relative to their student debt, on average.

March 10, 2017

For the full-year 2016, Ulta Beauty’s net income increased 28.0% to $409.8 million and net sales increased 23.7% to $4.9 billion. 

March 10, 2017

Bag Balm Mega Moisturizing Soap is currently available in many Rite Aid stores and chain-wide at Kinney Drugs, the company said. 

March 9, 2017

Through April 30, there will be free, guided tours at 400 of the company’s stores with in-store pharmacies under the Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's, ACME, Tom Thumb, Randalls, Pavilions, Star Market and Carrs banners.

March 9, 2017

EcoTools is partnering with actress Vanessa Hudgens on its #MyTrueBeauty campaign, a mobile tour that will allow guests to see EcoTools’ New Modern Eco collection and learn from makeup artists and experts about various makeup application areas. 

March 9, 2017
Some 83% of patients with chronic myelogenous leukemia taking Gleevec (imatinib) can live 10 years or longer, according to new data published in the New England Journal of Medicine, NBC News is reporting. The study looked at the original 1,100 patients in the Gleevec trial, though in the years since approval several generics have hit the market. The data shows the drug, which targets a CML-specific genetic mutation, has a 10-year survival rate of nearly 83%. (NBC News)
 
March 9, 2017

Hypertension experts and researchers share the importance of a verified blood pressure kiosk when it comes to helping manage hypertension. 

March 8, 2017

Cetaphil has launched seven new products aimed at addressing such key areas as hydration, effective makeup removal and treating redness-prone skin. 

March 8, 2017
The brand said it’s dedicated to using 100%natural ingredients in its products — which include such bestsellers as beard oils, beard balms and mustache wax, as well as complete care kits that include brushes and combs. 
March 8, 2017
Wall Street investors have faith that the Federal Trade Commission will approve Walgreens Boots Alliance’s proposed acquisition of Rite Aid — and that’s having a positive influence on Walgreens’ stock, according to Crain’s Chicago Business. WBA’s shares have been up 6% this year and up 19% over March 2016, which Morningstar analyst Vishnu Lekraj says is due to “investor optimism that they’re going to be able to close the Rite Aid transaction.” (Crain’s Chicago Business)
 
March 7, 2017

Products in the new Asian Entrees line are gluten-free and non-GMO Project Verified, and the company's seaweed snacks are gluten-free, dairy free and certified vegan. 

March 7, 2017

With current Coty consumer beauty president Esi Eggleston Bracey leaving the company for personal reasons at the end of March, the company has chosen a Unilever executive to head up the division, effective May 15.

March 7, 2017

Purveyors of health products have been riding the baby boomer wave for some time now, and it doesn’t appear to be cresting any time soon.

March 7, 2017

Mike Agostino will return as president to Amber Pharmacy as Aaron Wiese leaves the position to become Hy-Vee VP strategy/innovation. 

March 7, 2017

Redd’s Wicked Strawberry Kiwi is part of the brand’s limited-release series and hit shelves March 1.