August 14, 2015

Smokers of 25 or more cigarettes per day reported 23 pounds of smoking cessation-attributable weight gain, researchers found. 

August 14, 2015

Johnson & Johnson on Thursday announced the launch of its new brand, Compeed, for September and a new line of Band-Aid Brand Adhesive Bandages featuring images from “Star Wars.”

August 14, 2015

Nearly 13% of U.S. Hispanic adults are already diagnosed with diabetes, one of the highest prevalence rates among ethnic groups in the country.

August 14, 2015

Mylan announced will continue to urge its shareholders to vote in favor of its proposed acquisition of Perrigo despite Institutional Shareholder Services’ recommendation against the deal in a recent report.

August 14, 2015

The research project will provide pharmacogenomics services in community pharmacies including collection of DNA samples, interpretation of patient results, counseling and collaboration with prescribers. 

August 14, 2015

Having recently rebranded its entire line of digestive aids, digestive care supplement company Renew Life is celebrating 10 years of its Ultimate Flora line of probiotics.

August 14, 2015

Retailers still have time to capitalize on what is turning out to be a late back-to-school shopping, according to a just-released study.

August 14, 2015

Jose Barra was one of three merchandising deputies reporting directly to Kathee Tesija, former Target EVP chief merchandising and supply chain officer, who departed in June.

August 14, 2015

Curbside, a Bay Area-based startup, announced that is has expanded its curbside pickup service to New York and New Jersey with the rollout of 10 new Target locations. 

August 14, 2015

New Target board members will contribute expertise in reinvention of food offering, in particular, CEO says. 

August 13, 2015

Argo Tea on Wednesday announced that it will release its new Teappuccino tea-based dairy beverages this fall.

August 13, 2015

CoverGirl on Wednesday announced the launch of a video series produced by journalist Soledad O’Brien, as well as the first-year results for its #GirlsCan program, a campaign aimed at empowering young women.

August 13, 2015

CNN compiled a list of seven influential songs from the 1970s.

August 13, 2015

Emdeon’s administrative Intelligent Healthcare Network will be enhanced through Altegra Health’s risk adjustment and quality analytics payment platform.

August 13, 2015

Galderma Laboratories on Tuesday launched the nationwide availability of Benzac Skin Refining Mask and Benzac Acne Eliminating Cleanser.

August 13, 2015

The Hispanic Dental Association earlier this week announced that it will partner with Crest and Oral-B to improve dental health among the growing number of U.S. Hispanics.

August 13, 2015

Kroger loyalty card holders who sign up as new Liberty Mutual customers will get up to 5% off home and renters insurance and up to a 10% discount on auto insurance.

August 13, 2015

Wearable devices will extend beyond fitness tracking to include two-way communication between the user and the healthcare ecosystem, Frost & Sullivan reports. 

August 13, 2015

The NPD Group recently partnered with Univision Communications on a report titled The Hispanic Shopping Activity Service, which offers insight the behavior of Hispanic shoppers.

August 13, 2015

A strong majority of Americans (72%) - crossing regional, political, generational, gender and income lines — believe the current federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour is lower than it should be

August 13, 2015

ProPhase expects to launch into the VMS space by the end of the year or early in 2016. 

August 13, 2015

More than eight-in-10 Americans support provider status for pharmacists, and four-in-10 are “strongly” in favor of provider status, according to a recent NACDS poll.

August 13, 2015

Midwestern grocer Roundy’s is hitting its earnings goals, with its year-to-date earnings and sales up from the same period last year. 

August 13, 2015

Sephora recently launched a revamped version of its Canadian website, Sephora.ca, and announced the opening of a new distribution center in Ontario.