July 12, 2016

Tucks is currently outpacing category growth among all hemorrhoidal remedies, according to IRI data. For the 52 weeks ended May 15, Tucks generated $19.2 million on 4.3% sales increases across total U.S. multi-outlet channels.

July 12, 2016

"CHPA strongly supports the OTC Monograph System, but we believe that policy reforms could make the system more flexible, responsive and accommodating to innovation," the association noted.

July 12, 2016

The shakes are available in 11 oz. Tetra four-packs and contain 20 grams of protein, 120 mg of caffeine and are gluten and sugar free.

July 12, 2016

The first Health:Further – Retail Tomorrow partnership initiative will feature executives from Johnson & Johnson and Wakefern Food Corp.

July 12, 2016

HealthCorps is a national non-profit organization that gives teens tools to improve physical and mental health so they can learn to live more productive and happier lives.

July 12, 2016

FDA approval of the 2016/17 formulation of Flublok means that Flublok is on track to ship to healthcare providers in early August.   

July 11, 2016

“The CRN has set the standards for quality, safety, and efficacy in its commitment to the consumer — something Piping Rock has always stood for," stated Scott Rudolph, CEO at Piping Rock Health Products. 

July 11, 2016

iHealth's software platform and devices make it easy for consumers to track their health vitals, including blood pressure monitoring, weight, glucose levels, activity levels and blood oxygen levels.

July 11, 2016

Bon Voyage is formulated with a clinically tested ingredient, Neuravena, which works to promote better travel experiences by enhancing alertness, relieving stress and boosting cognitive function.

July 8, 2016

New Skin, Fiber Choice and PediaCare joins a Moberg OTC portfolio that already features Kerasal, Balmex and Domeboro.

July 7, 2016

Atkins Meal Kits cover a week's worth of food and tools, with three different options to choose from for one's needs and lifestyle.

July 6, 2016

CRN member companies will be required as a condition of membership to input all their product labels into the product registry by July 2017.

July 6, 2016

Genexa is a certified B Corporation and donates a portion of profits to organizations focused on children's health through its Spread the Health initiative.

July 6, 2016

Eco Lips will donate 1% of branded sales to Pencils of Promise, with the goal of building a school within a select country.

July 6, 2016

The percentage of lower income Americans with poor diets declined from 68% in 2003 and 2004 to 61% in 2011 and 2012.  For more affluent Americans, the rate declined from 50% to 36%. 

July 6, 2016

Since August 2014, the truth anti-smoking campaign has generated more than 445 million interactions.

July 1, 2016
"They are one of the fastest growing private companies and their unique and innovative products are a great complement to our portfolio of trusted brands," SC Johnson CEO and chairman Fisk Johnson said.
June 30, 2016

Moberg Pharma has signed an agreement to acquire U.S. OTC brands New Skin, Fiber Choice and PediaCare from Prestige Brands, Inc.

June 29, 2016

When it comes to ready-to-drink baby electrolytes, consumers continue to show a clear preference for Abbott Nutrition’s Pedialyte line.

June 29, 2016

A mainstay of Church & Dwight’s First Response line, the First Response Rapid Result pregnancy test has been one of the strongest-performing items in the pregnancy test kit market over the past year.

June 29, 2016

The team at Fleet has a focus on the future — looking to use its nimble size to build the next generation.

June 29, 2016

At NBTY, focused investment in a 10-week internship program, which most recently drew nearly 1,500 applicants from leading universities across the United States, ranks among the top strategies for attracting the next generation of business leaders.

June 29, 2016

As more millennials start to have babies, retailers from coast to coast are targeting these new parents with an array of natural and technologically-advanced products, and a more “mom-friendly” baby care offering.

June 29, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the sales activity in the first aid and baby care categories, highlighting products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.