March 7, 2012

Essie Cosmetics has announced that it again will join forces with Toms on April 10 to support "One Day Without Shoes," Toms' global campaign to raise awareness of the millions of children at risk for disease and infection as they grow up without shoes.

March 7, 2012

EyeScience Labs on Wednesday introduced a new eye vitamin for people with diabetes.

March 7, 2012

The maker of a breathable caffeine product has received a warning letter from the Food and Drug Administration.

March 7, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has declined to approve a drug made by Eisai for leukemia in certain elderly patients, the drug maker said.

March 7, 2012

A drug under development by Forest Labs and Pierre Fabre "significantly" reduced symptoms of major depressive disorder, the companies said Wednesday.

March 7, 2012

Hebron U.S.A. last week introduced a brand popular in Brazil into the U.S. market at the ECRM Cough & Cold and Allergy EPPS.

March 7, 2012

Homeostasis Labs featured a line of homeopathic solutions for both adults and children at the ECRM Cough & Cold and Allergy EPPS.

March 7, 2012

Kantar Media on Wednesday reported that overall retailer advertising expenditures increased 1.6% and retailer participation in Free Standing Insert coupon promotion pages increased 30.7% over calendar year 2011, versus the corresponding year-ago period.

March 7, 2012

Kimberly-Clark has elected Tony Palmer, SVP and chief marketing officer, to the role of president of global brands and innovation.

March 7, 2012

Listerine and Reach are helping to improve consumers' oral health habits by supporting the American Heart Association's heart healthy living initiative, "My Heart. My Life," and have tapped Olympic snowboarder Gretchen Bleiler to spread the word about brushing, flossing and rinsing each day as an important part of a good oral health lifestyle.

March 7, 2012

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association on Tuesday named John Gay as the association's VP government affairs.

March 7, 2012

Two lawmakers are calling for a congressional hearing surrounding the role of pharmacy benefit managers in the Medicare Part D prescription drug program.

March 7, 2012

The Natural Products Association is celebrating the 800th certification of products and ingredients under the organization's Natural Seal program.

March 7, 2012

Publix on Wednesday declared an annual cash dividend on its common stock of 59 cents per share.

March 7, 2012

The Retail Industry Leaders Association, in partnership with Auburn University and with sponsorship from Accenture, on Wednesday released the third annual State of The Retail Supply Chain report.

March 7, 2012

Rolling Strong, a health-and-wellness coordinator for professional drivers, named Kroger a preferred provider for wellness solutions for its trucking clients and drivers.

March 7, 2012

Drug maker Shire will conduct two post-marketing trials to compare its treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder with a competing drug, the company said Tuesday.

March 7, 2012

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, has announced that it now is offering sports and camp physicals for $39.

March 7, 2012

Target has donated $37,500 in monetary support and product to assist with tornado relief efforts underway in the central United States.

March 6, 2012

AmerisourceBergen on Tuesday announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase World Courier Group, a privately held global specialty transportation and logistics provider for the biopharmaceutical industry, for $520 million in cash.

March 6, 2012

Bartell Drugs is accepting donations of teddy bears for children in stressful and traumatic situations at its stores as part of a program set to last through the first of April, the regional chain said Monday.

March 6, 2012

Cheez-It is tapping consumers to vote for their favorite Cheez-It cracker flavor.

March 6, 2012

Endangered Species Chocolate has updated the packaging for its products.

March 6, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new formulation of a drug for postmenopausal women.