January 31, 2012

As of Jan. 1, asthma products like the Primatine Mist inhaler became no longer available at retail — leaving consumers with few asthma-care options in the OTC aisle. Drug Store News recently interviewed King Bio president Frank King, who is introducing a new nonprescription inhaler for asthmatics, formulated with homeopathic ingredients, called AsthmaCare under its Safecare banner of products.

August 18, 2017

One of the category opportunities that Drug Store News has seen emerge in the past year is fertility, with products that support the health and wellness of mom — before and during her pregnancy.

August 8, 2017

Profits from the sale of the products will be split between Meijer and Spectrum Health, with Spectrum Health’s portion of the proceeds benefitting Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital.

August 7, 2017

Venodol roll-on is a topical analgesic formulated to provide long-lasting relief from chronic pain associated with inflammation, including joint pain, tendinitis and body aches.

July 14, 2017

DSN contributing editor Ed Rowland takes a look at where OTC brand owners stand in the global market — from M&A to wholesalers pulling double duty globally as retailers and the potential impact of online companies. 

June 27, 2017

See highlights from New General Market Summit keynote presentations delivered by Sundial Brands CEO Rich Dennis, Method and Olly Nutrition co-founder Eric Ryan and Seventh Generation CEO John Replogle. 

June 20, 2017

Hear from Piping Rock Health Products SVP sales and marketing Kimberly Vigliante about the high-growth aromatherapy segment — including the demographics driving growth and how it’s bringing natural health-and-wellness to mass market shoppers. 

June 14, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the state of the weight management, sports nutrition and vitamin market, and products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

 

June 8, 2017

DSN editor in chief Rob Eder discusses the importance of purpose to the New General Market consumer, and how it unites the brands connecting most with their customers. 

June 6, 2017
ECRM said that the combination of the two companies would bring RangeMe’s technology to a larger customer pool and make an impact on how the CPG industry evolves.
 
April 4, 2017

Aromatherapy has successfully made the transition from niche health food markets to mass outlets, where it is fast becoming an integral piece to the overall health and wellness offering.

March 6, 2017

Consumers buying homeopathic remedies are looking for products that are safe and efficacious in their local retail pharmacies.

March 1, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the hottest trends in OTC — including breakthrough brands and such growth categories as therables, sleep, allergy, cough-cold and more — in this multi-page report.

February 2, 2017

In this report, DSN examines the home healthcare market, the role pharmacies play in the prevention and management of diabetes, and products that are transforming OTC.

January 6, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the state of the vitamins, minerals and supplements market, and products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

December 7, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the hottest trends in OTC, including health and wellness, incontinence, self care and more, in this multi-page report.

October 25, 2016

The homeopathic blend of ingredients follow the guidelines of The Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United State and is recommended by both by primary care physicians and OBGYNs, the company stated.

October 17, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines in-depth sales activity in the analgesic and digestive aisles, highlighting products that are transforming OTC, in this multi-page report.

September 7, 2016

Hyland’s launched a new homeopathic energy booster called Good Morning that targets consumers looking for a natural revitalization solution, following a night of tossing and turning in bed.

September 6, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines in-depth sales activity in the homeopathy aisles, highlighting products that are transforming OTC, and catches up with Pharmavite's Tim Toll to talk VMS, in this multi-page report.

August 24, 2016

The merchandisers completed an extensive, multi-module training program over the course of several months, earning certification from HRG experts.

August 3, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines what's trending now overall in OTC aisles, as well as in-depth sales activity in the allergy; vitamins, minerals and supplements; eye care; wearables; incontinence; adult nutrition; and lice treatment categories, highlighting products that are transforming OTC, in this multi-page report.

August 2, 2016

Each year, as many as 12 million sets of parents come home to find their children frantically scratching their heads due to a head lice infestation.

July 26, 2016

Online and other non-store sales, which are included in the overall figure, are expected to increase 7% to 10% year-over-year rather than the 6% to 9% percent forecast earlier.