June 14, 2016

Former King Soopers chief Russ Dispense is retiring after 51 years of service to the company.

June 14, 2016

Kimberly-Clark's new chief marketing officer is a 32-year CPG vet with a reputation for challenging the status quo.

June 14, 2016

Seattle-based drug store chain Bartell Drugs is partnering with local makers to offer a free “Bartell Box,” packed with local goodies, to new residents in the area. (Seattle Times)

June 14, 2016

Rite Aid acquired the assets of bankrupt HealthSpot for $1.2 million, according to a MedCity News report published Monday. "That price is a bargain compared to the $5.2 million valuation Dublin, Ohio-based HealthSpot placed on its assets and IP when the Columbus, Ohio, bankruptcy court accepted its liquidation plan in March," MedCity reported. "HealthSpot said that $3.5 million of those assets were in the form of 191 telemedicine kiosks, just 54 of which had ever been deployed." (MedCity News

June 14, 2016

Superstar singer, entrepreneur, model and actress Rihanna has unveiled the second fragrance in her namesake RiRi collection. 

June 14, 2016

Seattle Chocolate Company is leveraging the rising popularity of dark chocolate by launching its second superfood dark chocolate bar.

June 14, 2016

Currently, the company has 750 stores selling over 150 varieties of fruit and vegetables grown in the southeast, and it sells more than a million pounds of local strawberries a month.

June 14, 2016

Testing will take place at select Walgreens stores in 150 participating cities, June 23-25.

June 13, 2016

In addition to receiving FDA approval for its generic of Trileptal, ANI Pharmaceuticals has launched its 5-mg dosage strength oxycodone. 

June 13, 2016

The peak percentage of outpatient visits for ILI was 3.6% and occurred during the week ending March 12, 2016.

June 13, 2016

The dietary supplement industry contributes $121.6 billion to the U.S. economy, CRN reported, creating 754,645 jobs nationwide, and paying $38.4 billion in wages, illustrating the industry’s significant economic contribution. 

June 13, 2016

Dr Pepper is encouraging consumers to choose the bottle that speaks uniquely to them with its new Pick Your Pepper campaign. 

June 13, 2016

The products Dr. Reddy’s plans to acquire reflect $3.5 billion in combined annual sales, according to IMS Health data for the 12 months ended April 2016.

June 13, 2016

The vaccine — the first FDA-approved cholera prevention vaccine — is aimed at travelers headed to countries with inadequate water and sewage treatment and poor sanitation.

June 13, 2016

Incorporating the word “Alliance” into the association's new brand, in particular, reflects HDA's role as a convener of the supply chain — in the United States and now abroad, HDA stated. 

June 13, 2016

This video will raise awareness so more people know that independent pharmacists care for both their patients and their communities in ways that go beyond their traditional role as health care providers, NCPA stated.

June 13, 2016

Ocean Spray is launching a new beverage line that aims to appeal to consumers who want better-for-you, better-for-your-family refreshment options. 

June 13, 2016

PhRMA has launched a new webpage aimed at highlighting the efforts being made by the biopharmaceutical industry to combat diseases with new medicines. 

June 13, 2016

Previous studies have indicated that certain vitamins and vitamin deficiencies may be important in the migraine process.  Studies using vitamins to prevent migraines, however, have had conflicting success.

June 13, 2016
Trey Tollstam, who had been U.S. sales director, Americas, at Gerresheimer, will develop and drive sales activities for Synergy Medical in the United States, and will play a leading role in growing the company.
 
June 13, 2016

Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need—specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five — gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals.

June 13, 2016

The Chicago-based retailer informed Theranos that it will be terminating its relationship and closing operations at all 40 Theranos Wellness Centers at its stores in Arizona, effective immediately.

June 10, 2016

Syntha-6 EDGE and N.O.-Xplode XE EDGE are available at sports nutrition retailers nationwide, including GNC, Vitamin Shoppe, gym locations and specialty stores, as well as online at Amazon.com and Bodybuilding.com.

June 10, 2016

Depending upon how these fees are structured, OTC PDUFA fees could be as much a disincentive as it is an incentive to innovation.