September 22, 2015

In the spirit of helping pharmacists and retail healthcare teams lead by example, Drug Store News and higi have issued a call to entry for the next round of the Fit Pharmacist Challenge, which kicks off in October.

September 22, 2015

According to the World Health Organization Global Action Report on Preterm Birth, there have been notable declines in neonatal mortality over the past 50 years.

September 14, 2015

Former Sanofi, Wyeth executive to assume direction of Bayer's North America consumer business. 

September 14, 2015

Almost half of all Americans have low vitamin D levels. 

September 14, 2015

Food Lion is showcasing its redesign of its private label products by offering a special discount to customers who buy its store brands.

August 22, 2015

Variations in how states have implemented the insurance eligibility provisions of the Affordable Care Act have “led to highly diverse, geographically dependent health reform experiences,” noted PwC’s Health Research Institute, and made the states “key players in health reform.”

August 20, 2015

Naturally sourced supplement company Mannatech on Wednesday introduced Manapol powder, an aloe vera gel extract, as a standalone product available only in the United States.

August 20, 2015

Natural Grocers on Thursday announced that it will open its first store in Minnesota, which will feature a nutritional health coach and offer free nutrition education classes to the public, in Minnesota on Sept. 15.

August 20, 2015

Sales of OTC products are ramping up significantly with a $1.5 billion gain over the first six months of 2015. 

August 18, 2015
The keynote speaker for The Workshop: CRN’s Day of Science is perhaps best known to the dietary supplement industry for his clinical trial research on the multivitamin and chronic disease.
August 6, 2015

At customer panels at Cardinal Health’s Retail Business Conference, nine different independent pharmacy owners detailed some of the tactics they are using to keep their customers, attract new shoppers and make their businesses more than just a neighborhood pharmacy.

August 5, 2015

DSN talked to Piping Rock Health Products CEO Scott Rudolph this summer at Piping Rock’s Ronkonkoma, N.Y., offices to find out more about the new company and why experience matters in the VMS business. 

July 22, 2015

The council for Responsible Nutrition has 13 new member companies, including nine associate members and four new voting members.

July 17, 2015

Nordic Naturals' sport certification comes from NSF International’s Certified for Sport Program, which helps ensure that nutritional products are free of banned substances or their metabolites.

July 16, 2015

Rite Aid is experimenting with a new interactive kiosk to help consumers navigate a complex category to shop — vitamins and nutritional supplements. According to Rite Aid EVP of merchandising Tony Montini, the initial customer response has been extremely positive.

July 16, 2015

In half the size, the new Boost RTD packs the same protein-rich punch. 

July 16, 2015

Anyone who knows me knows that I spend a lot of my free time in the gym.

One thing I learned pretty quickly: There are no short cuts. Having the body you want means commitment and dedication over the long haul.

July 15, 2015

MLBPA partners with a line of supplements featuring the NSF Certified for Sport logo. 

July 9, 2015

Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals buys its second sports nutrition product portfolio in as many days. 

July 6, 2015

Both NoGii and Spartan Brands were rewarded by retailers for their new product innovations at ECRM 2015 Vitamin & Sports Nutrition.

June 30, 2015

JXT5 is formulated to support a healthy increase in testosterone, joint health and mobility, libido, prostate health and vision. 

June 25, 2015

In a major victory for the administration of President Barack Obama, the Supreme Court issued on Thursday a 6-3 decision in King v. Burwell, upholding tax credits to help lower income individuals and families buy health insurance.

June 15, 2015

Pfizer Consumer Healthcare in May joined the gummy vitamin lineup with the launch of Centrum MultiGummies, adding the leading multivitamin brand to the number of adult gummy vitamin options on the shelf.

June 15, 2015

The sale of sleeping remedies continues to be a caffeinated business, especially across the liquids segment.