May 15, 2012

Fuse Science on Tuesday announced that it has picked up distribution for its EnerJel product — a topical energy product targeting fitness fanatics — to 200 south Florida pharmacies through a partnership with GAT Trading.

May 15, 2012

The Global Market Development Center will host its 42nd annual General Merchandise Conference in approximately three weeks in Orlando, Fla., the association announced Monday.

May 15, 2012

GlaxoSmithKline is acquiring the remainder of a privately owned research and development company, GSK said Tuesday.

May 15, 2012

J. M. Smucker, has decreased the list price for many of its packaged coffee products due to sustained declines in green coffee costs.

May 15, 2012

Majestic Drug, a manufacturer of niche oral care and personal care products, has named David Fishman as VP.


May 15, 2012

A former football coach is joining an effort to educate men about the risks of a deadly form of skin cancer.

May 15, 2012

Mountain Dew has partnered with Warner Bros.' "The Dark Knight Rises," which will hit theaters this summer.

May 15, 2012

A weight management products and services provider is bringing its items to retail.

May 15, 2012

Oscar Mayer has introduced a complete line of meat products that is free of artificial preservatives, flavors and colors.

May 15, 2012

Net revenues for Teva rose more than 24% for the first quarter ended March 31, thanks to new drug launches and the company's acquisition of drug maker Cephalon.

May 15, 2012

First-quarter consolidated sales for generic drug maker Ranbaxy Labs totaled $736 million, the company reported last week.

May 15, 2012

Cardinal Health has acquired regional wholesaler Dik Drug for an undisclosed price, according to published reports.

May 15, 2012

Coca-Cola reportedly is gearing up to roll out mid-calorie beverages in select markets.

May 15, 2012

Legislation proposed in the House of Representatives would speed up Food and Drug Administration approval of knock-off versions of vaccines and other biologics while requiring the agency to conduct more inspections of drug factories overseas, according to published reports.

May 15, 2012

Pfizer apparently is relenting on its attempt to drive sales of its top cholesterol drug as several new generic versions look set to enter the market, according to published reports.

May 15, 2012

U.S. retail sales slowed during the month of April, the Census Bureau reported Tuesday.

May 15, 2012

Rite Aid has closed an offering of new debt from which it plans to generate funding for a buyback of older debt, the retailer said Tuesday.

May 15, 2012

The president of Shoppers Food and Pharmacy will transition to a new role, parent company Supervalu announced Tuesday.

May 15, 2012

With state-led Medicaid redesign and federal healthcare delivery reform under way in New York state, the demand for nurse practitioners, physicians assistants and other healthcare professionals is anticipated to continue to increase, according to a recent report by the Healthcare Association of New York State, which is a statewide hospital and continuing care association.

May 15, 2012

Summer Soles on Monday announced the launch of five additions to its collection of Softness of Suede insoles that help women keep their feet feeling dry and comfortable during the summer months.

May 15, 2012

Walgreens on Tuesday infused greater value into its Prescription Savings Club program, which now offers discounts on more than 8,000 brand-name and generic prescriptions, thanks to the inclusion of more than 700 "value-priced" generics, which retail as low as $12 for a 90-day supply.

May 15, 2012

Yankee Candle has introduced a limited-edition collection of scents inspired by and created for men.

May 14, 2012

3M on Monday announced the fourth annual Nexcare give program, a nationwide initiative that in partnership with the American Red Cross helps raise awareness around the need for blood donations.

May 14, 2012

Amstel Light has launched its latest advertising campaign that encourages consumers to consider and appreciate the intricacies of their everyday lives.