March 29, 2011

Freeman Beauty has introduced its new Freeman Bare Foot Repair collection, a range of solution-oriented products specially created to meet the female shoe fanatic's needs.

March 24, 2011

Four-in-5 menthol smokers would quit if the Food and Drug Administration banned mentholated cigarettes, according to a survey conducted this month with sponsorship from GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare.

March 18, 2011

Menthol-flavored cigarettes are the latest target for tobacco opponents, according to published reports.

February 18, 2011

HAZLETON, Pa. — Troy Healthcare in January acquired the distribution of its Stopain brand, an external analgesic Troy has been manufacturing since 2002 that is already an up-and-coming pain-relief spray. The brand cracked the top 10 list of external analgesic rubs for the 12 weeks ended Dec. 26, 2010, moving into the No. 10 spot with $1.3 million in sales across food, drug and mass (excluding Walmart), according to SymphonyIRI Group data. SKU growth of 16.1% in that period also is outpacing category growth of 11.3%.


January 5, 2011

Troy Healthcare on Wednesday announced its purchase of the Stopain brand from DRJ Group and also stated that a new Stopain gel line extension will be shipping to stores in early 2011.

October 17, 2010

Mission Skincare on Monday announced a new licensing agreement with Major Leagure Baseball Properties around...

October 10, 2010

W.F. Young recently updated its packaging graphics across its Absorbine Jr. external analgesic line that...

October 6, 2010

Professional Therapy MuscleCare last month was awarded “best new product” at the ECRM Health Management...

July 18, 2010

Prestige Brands recently announced the introduction of a revamped line of Chloraseptic sore throat lozenges...

June 6, 2010

CoverGirl has announced that singer-songwriter Taylor Swift is its newest CoverGirl, representing a new line...

May 6, 2010

Compared with the facings currently in the category, Mentholatum's Iron Man triple action muscle and...

March 23, 2010

Advanced Beauty Systems is expanding its Bodycology brand portfolio with the launch of its new...

March 14, 2010

Professional Therapy MuscleCare on Monday announced the launch of a line of topical analgesics into...