February 2, 2016

While sales of pet supplements have flattened over the last few years, market research firm Packaged Facts estimates that the segment will grow to exceed $697 million in sales by 2019 due to rising obesity rates among pets and an aging pet population.

February 2, 2016

Pet Releaf — the all-natural pet product company that recently launched two whole hemp plant-based products, Edibites CBD Treats for Dogs and CBD Hemp Oil Tinctures for both dogs and cats — is adding a large-breed product extension to its line.

February 2, 2016

Ion Labs recently introduced Suncoast Pet Health Daily Greens, a pet supplement targeted to improve a pet’s natural energy level, digestive health and antioxidant intake.

February 2, 2016

Private-label cough-cold brands and Vicks are the big winners when consumers are seeking remedies for their sniffles, coughs and stuffiness online.

February 2, 2016

As it enters the Virginia market, the company is looking ahead to aggressive growth within the state and in its current operating areas of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina.

February 2, 2016

Pure Leaf Iced Tea is launching a super-premium organic line of beverages, as well as more unsweetened drinks, for the discerning consumer.

February 2, 2016

RediClinic and Aria Health, the largest healthcare provider in Northeast Philadelphia and Lower Bucks County, announced Tuesday that they are entering into an alliance that will offer greater convenience, increased access and more affordable healthcare to residents of Northeast Philadelphia and Bucks County in Pennsylvania.

February 2, 2016

The Hershey Co. is planning a big push for its Krave brand of meat snacks in 2016 to take advantage of a spike in the growth of nonsugary treats, according to Marketwatch. (MarketWatch)

February 2, 2016

Retail health fairs — both mega events, such as Walmart’s “America’s Biggest Health Fair” on Oct. 10, 2015, or smaller, periodic local events hosted annually by thousands of retailers across the country — represent one of the simplest mechanisms for massive, individualized public awareness around such key health issues as flu prevention, early diabetes detection and/or prevention, and more.

February 2, 2016

The natural beauty category is poised to post some of its strongest growth in years, but confusion remains in just what consumers consider natural and organic.

February 2, 2016

An easy and affordable way for people to take control of their health — that’s the premise driving the expansion and frequent availability of free health screenings at Sam’s Club, according to Jill Turner-Mitchael, SVP of consumables and health and wellness.

February 2, 2016

Store shelves are stocked with gifts perfect for that special loved one including classic chocolate hearts, heartfelt greeting cards, fresh cut roses or bouquets, cuddly plush and love-inspired décor.

February 2, 2016

It makes sense that the nation’s top retailer would also play host to the largest one-day health fair. But for Walmart, the scale of its first-ever chainwide wellness and screening event — held last October and appropriately dubbed “America’s Biggest Health Fair” — is only part of the story: It’s backed by long-term commitment and big-scale thinking.

February 2, 2016

For the industry’s third-largest drug store chain, health events aren’t just something that happens once or twice a year; they’re an ongoing commitment that’s now embedded in Rite Aid's DNA.

February 1, 2016

The transaction is expected to be completed in mid-2016, following associate consultation procedures, shareholder approval and regulatory clearances.

February 1, 2016

Building on the momentum of last year’s launch of the first U.S. biosimilar, the Biosimilars Forum is looking to educate about and increase access to biosimilars. 

February 1, 2016

Brookdale Senior Living has added an executive with decades of experience to oversee it northeastern division. 

February 1, 2016

Though the drug has met the FDA’s quality, safety and efficacy standards, it won't receive final approval until an ongoing patent infringement proceeding is dealt with. 

February 1, 2016

Vfend is indicated to treat fungal infections in adults and children 12 years of age and older. 

February 1, 2016

The next B2B Video Exchange event on March 8 will be a forum for the electronics category, with a focus on mobile accessories and smart homes.

February 1, 2016

The authors recommend future studies with a focus on appropriate patient populations, the longevity of the effect and the influence on clinical outcomes.

February 1, 2016

The list of “not recommended” sites  — which was begun in 2008 — documents those that sell medication in a way that isn’t in compliance with federal and state laws or the NABP patient safety and pharmacy practice standards. 

February 1, 2016

The availability of the antidote to opioid overdoses through retail pharmacy is increasing. 

February 1, 2016

NCPA also provided feedback on expanding prediabetes education and a study on medication synchronization programs.