June 30, 2016

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Mondelez International has made a bid to buy chocolate giant Hershey Co. (Wall Street Journal)

June 30, 2016

A popular diet soda brand is expanding its product portfolio to include energy and sparkling water beverages.

June 29, 2016

The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy is launching a new resource for pharmacists, physicians, nurses and other health care providers.

June 29, 2016

Ansell, in the “spirit of growing a positive culture,” has over the past seven years developed a value system that is the basis for recruiting, motivating and training talent.

June 29, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the ethnic and skin care categories, highlighting new products that are shaking up the beauty aisles.

June 29, 2016

LALA, a Borden Dairy brand, is expanding its yogurt products line to include two new smoothie drinks. 

June 29, 2016

For a sales and marketing team operating in the retail space to be truly successful today, team members need to have a high EQ — the emotional equivalent to IQ. People who demonstrate high emotional intelligence have a 58% higher success rate in every job there is.

June 29, 2016

Canus, a leading provider of fresh goat's milk skin care products in North America, is launching its Caprina by Canus line at Meijer.

June 29, 2016

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association has published a case study regarding efforts to curb teen abuse of over-the-counter cough medicine containing dextromethorphan. 

June 29, 2016

Making emotional connections with one’s team — connecting with the head and leading with the heart — is a key element in nurturing future leaders, according to George Coleman, VP health care at CVS, at Drug Store News Future Leaders Summit.

June 29, 2016

When it comes to ready-to-drink baby electrolytes, consumers continue to show a clear preference for Abbott Nutrition’s Pedialyte line.

June 29, 2016

Altruism and sustainable profits aren’t always concepts you’ll find in the same sentence, but don’t tell that to Dave Simnick, CEO of SoapBox Soaps, who created the company in 2010 to do precisely that — to help people in need around the world while at the same time building a leading CPG brand, and attaching meaningful purpose to a commoditized category — soap.

June 29, 2016

Retail visionary Joe Magnacca, CEO of leading massage franchise operation Massage Envy, joined the inaugural Future Leaders Summit, jointly produced by Drug Store News and Mack Elevation Forum, to talk about a subject he knows a lot about — having the courage to take risk.

June 29, 2016

The team at Fleet has a focus on the future — looking to use its nimble size to build the next generation.

June 29, 2016

The people within a large company can be one of a leader’s biggest assets when it comes to solving problems and growing the business — if only you listen to your associates and stick to a core set of principles that guide all your interactions.

June 29, 2016

That health care is undergoing a period of transformation is by now a well-known fact among industry professionals, and now is a uniquely fruitful time for organizations looking to innovate in the healthcare space.

June 29, 2016

The Emerson Group’s VP marketing, Matt Poli, gathered a panel of rising young stars in their respective fields to explore what makes millennials tick.

June 29, 2016

The Mondelez International Foundation announced the renewal of a two-year, $2 million pledge on Wednesday to help leading global disaster relief organizations deliver humanitarian aid more quickly. 

June 29, 2016

At NBTY, focused investment in a 10-week internship program, which most recently drew nearly 1,500 applicants from leading universities across the United States, ranks among the top strategies for attracting the next generation of business leaders.

June 29, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the sales activity in the first aid and baby care categories, highlighting products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

June 29, 2016

Procter & Gamble is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its My Black Is Beautiful platform by spearheading a broad dialogue about black beauty at the Essence Festival in New Orleans. 

June 29, 2016

Paris Presents’ approach to recruiting top talent is "all about authenticity."

June 29, 2016

Smart cities hold the promise to potentially make urban areas more efficient, more secure, and even more health conscious. (Forbes)

June 29, 2016

A leading brand in the eye care aisle is launching a new product aimed at soothing irritated summer eyes.