June 1, 2016

Pfizer Consumer Healthcare earlier this year augmented its Centrum MultiGummies line with Men and Women formulations.

June 1, 2016

Pinterest is not a social network. It’s a future-oriented network, and a valuable one for brands and retailers to use as a gateway to understanding the New General Market, according to Pinterest partner manager Brian Johnson.

June 1, 2016

The specialty channel, including natural grocery and vitamin retailers, has long been a fair prognosticator of what might be coming down the line in the natural health space for mass, food and drug retailers.

June 1, 2016

Ion Labs recently launched ProCharge, a line of liquid protein products featuring as many as 20 different flavors, all designed to supplement everyday eating with 40 g of protein per 2-oz. bottle.

June 1, 2016

Americans are turning more toward weight-management solutions than weight-control solutions.

June 1, 2016

ShopRite has avoided the pitfalls many traditional grocery chains have faced by evolving with its consumers, especially in regard to health and beauty care.

June 1, 2016

The beauty aisle is the last place in America where segregation is still legal, and separating ‘beauty’ from ‘ethnic’ has only served to further perpetuate narrow standards of what is considered beautiful in our industry and our society.

June 1, 2016

You could say that “breaking down walls” to the New General Market has been a central part of the Sundial Brands mission. It’s just in their DNA.

June 1, 2016

Pharmacy technology companies offer solutions that innovate pharmacy care and help improve patient outcomes.

June 1, 2016

Sales of apple cider vinegar supplements are on the rise, and Princeton Research now offers the next top-trending supplement that will greatly increase incremental segment growth — Ultra AppleLean Cider Vinegar.

June 1, 2016

Above all else, today’s consumer wants to be listened to. To get new insight into how top companies are uncovering the changing needs, motives and interests of the new consumer, executive director Dan Mack moderated a panel discussion of leading marketers as part of its April 6 New General Market Forum.

June 1, 2016

Asked what drives their brand preference, 80% of millennials are highly influenced by a brand’s potential to make the world a better place and want to do business with these brands.

June 1, 2016

VoicePort provides a suite of solutions, including SYNCHRO-SCRIPT, for medication synchronization and a platform for integrated immunization services, among others, that can help pharmacies with data integration, analytics and operational expertise.

June 1, 2016

For retailers and CPG companies, there is an inherent danger into lumping people together in neat little buckets — which might explain why “personalization” is such a big buzzword in the industry these days. With millennials, it is like playing Russian roulette with your marketing dollars.

May 11, 2016

There were more than 2,400 health, beauty and wellness items launched in 2015. And if historical percentages play out, of those less than 10% will emerge as successful brands with “staying power. In this special report, DSN highlights 44 brands breaking through the “sea of sameness.”

May 10, 2016

As consumer demand for more natural food products grows, many retailers are responding by adding healthier options, and the non-chocolate candy aisle is no exception.

May 10, 2016

Aspire Brands, which sold Bonne Bell and Lip Smacker last year, has launched ShampYou at Ulta Beauty.

May 10, 2016

Hain Celestial worked with brand agency CBX to rework its Avalon Organics brand and freshen its positioning.

May 10, 2016

The confluence of two trends — products for textured hair and natural formulas — has put a lift in hair care sales.

May 10, 2016

There were more than 2,400 health, beauty and wellness items launched in 2015. And if historical percentages play out, of those less than 10% will emerge as successful brands with “staying power.”

May 10, 2016

A slowdown in the once revved-up anti-aging segment in the skin care category has brands and retailers looking for more fertile options like the natural skin care arena and therapeutic skin care.

May 10, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the organic candy and sparkling water categories, highlighting new products that are shaking up the consumables aisle.

May 10, 2016

CVS has been highlighting its exclusive line Enlite Super Face and Flawless Body.

May 10, 2016

Executives gathered in Palm Beach, Fla., last month for NACDS Annual Meeting.