May 27, 2014

Pfizer on Tuesday announced the introduction in the United States of over-the-counter Nexium 24HR, making the "Purple Pill" available for the treatment of frequent heartburn in adults.

May 27, 2014

Pfizer on Monday reiterated that its bid on May 18 of $118 billion for AstraZeneca was the final offer on the table.

May 27, 2014

As grocers place an increased emphasis on health and wellness, Hannaford is taking it a step further by implementing a gym inside an Albany location, according to a news report.

May 23, 2014

L'Oréal USA has announced an open call for nominations for the Third Annual Women in Digital “Next Generation Awards” to honor women leaders in the fields of digital marketing, technology and IT.

May 22, 2014

More than 10 million Hispanics are eligible to gain health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act, representing unparalleled opportunity for businesses aiming to succeed in the emerging health economy focused on delivering consumer-centered care, according to "Hispanics: A growing force in the New Health Economy," a new report from PwC's Health Research Institute.

May 21, 2014

CōTZ Face Natural Skin Tone SPF 40 is sun protection with a special little something inside — a natural tint that is designed to be universally flattering to all complexions.

May 21, 2014

Pacific Shaving Co., a manufacturer of natural, eco-friendly shaving products, has just launched its new caffeinated shaving cream and aftershave for men and women.

May 20, 2014

KPH Healthcare Services, formerly Kinney Drugs, Inc., has announced that Bridget-ann Hart has been promoted to president and CEO.

May 19, 2014

Pfizer on Sunday made a final offer valued at $118 billion for AstraZeneca. AstraZeneca, in turn, rejected the bid Monday morning.

May 16, 2014

Actress Tracee Ellis Ross has teamed up with ethnic hair care brand SoftSheen-Carson to debut a video titled, "Optimum Amla Legend #LegendaryStyle."

May 16, 2014

Pfizer announced plans to submit a new drug application with the Food and Drug Administration for palbociclib, which is used for the first-line systemic treatment of post-menopausal women with advanced or metastatic breast cancer.

May 16, 2014

These are interesting times to be in the OTC business, Matt Mannelly, Prestige Brands president and CEO, told analysts Thursday.

May 15, 2014

With Pfizer's targeted takeover of AstraZeneca, there's been much talk about inversion, or the practice of re-domiciling a company's headquarters to another country in an effort to save on corporate taxes.

May 15, 2014

SheaMoisture has made its foray into the color cosmetics segment with the April launch of its new “A Better Way to Beautiful” collection at Target.

May 15, 2014

South Beach Diet recently unveiled a new addition to its family of nutritious and convenient snacks — the South Beach Diet 100 Calorie Smoothie in chocolate truffle flavor.

May 14, 2014

Coty announced on Wednesday that its third-quarter net revenues returned to growth, with increases in fragrances and skin and body care during the quarter.

May 14, 2014

Innovative Products on Tuesday showcased its Gotcha Covered preventative solution for head lice.

May 13, 2014

Luxury accessories design house Coach has announced the appointment of David Denton, EVP and CFO of CVS Caremark, to is board.

May 13, 2014

Grocer Stop & Shop has joined with Norwalk Hospital FastCare to introduce a new in-store health clinic in Fairfield, Conn.

May 13, 2014

Red Carpet Manicure nail care brand has announced the launch of “Sweet Indulgence,” a six-shade limited-edition collection of LED nail gel polishes for summer.

May 13, 2014

Sales of medical marijuana will remain within a burgeoning specialty channel without competition from traditional retail players like CVS Caremark, Rite Aid or Walgreens, Bloomberg Businessweek reported Tuesday.

May 12, 2014

Colgate Total has teamed up with celebrity chef Lorena Garcia to engage foodies across the country and guide them on the path to a healthy mouth and palate.

May 12, 2014

After several months of sluggish retail sales, consumer shopping in the United States rebounded in April, according to the latest MasterCard SpendingPulse report, which aggregates national retail sales activity in the MasterCard payments network, coupled with estimates for all other payment forms, including cash and check.

May 12, 2014

Vitamin D deficiency could be a predictor for aggressive prostate cancer, according to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Department of Defense.