November 11, 2016

ToConceive is clinically proven to increase a women’s production of transudate, a natural lubricant that assists in the fertility process, M Pharma USA noted.

November 10, 2016

According to Kline Group, Pfizer's consumer business boasts annual sales of about $1.4 billion in manufacturer-level sales and ranks No. 4 in the U.S.

November 10, 2016

Walgreens has donated one percent of retail sales from vitamin and supplement purchases to Vitamin Angels, culminating in a total of more than $25 million as of September 2016.

November 8, 2016

4Jointz is a topical pain reliever combining natural allantoin present in a standardized comfrey extract with tannic acid and eucalyptus oil as part of an herbal formula.

November 3, 2016

The super-small mini tab Jet-Avert helps provide all day protection from nausea, dizziness and vomiting, the company stated.

November 3, 2016

LOS ANGELES - With a growing footprint at traditional grocery retailers, E-hydrate, the maker of natural Protein On-the-Go, recently secured distribution through Walgreens, which added E-hydrate's two flagship SKUs in the top locations across the country.

"Customers are now actively on the lookout for healthier choices when they're on-the-go," stated Jiam Kayser, E-hydrate chief sales officer. "Walgreens is right in line with our philosophy, and we're excited about the new focus on healthy food choices at Walgreens."

November 2, 2016

The Supplement OWL is now moving beyond the original beta-test and CRN is urging companies to test out the product by inputting dietary supplement labels.

November 2, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO - Target and Best Buy are betting on a San Francisco start-up that tracks sleep patterns from the bedside by connecting wirelessly to a sensore within the pillow, Forbes reported Tuesday. The latest version of Hello's Sense features an Amazon Echo-style voice interface and new sensors that monitor UV light, carbon monoxide and organic compounds. Hello founder James Proud wouldn’t sales figures or units sold, but did share that 93% of customers are actively using the device three months after the purchase. “It’s the inverse of what you see with wearable devices,” he told Forbes. (Forbes)

November 2, 2016

In 2014, GM Pharmaceuticals partnered with H-E-B to bring a full line of more than a dozen multi-symptom relief liquid OTC formulas to market.

November 2, 2016

The flu vaccination service is under the responsibility of a nurse or a pharmacist, depending on the province in which the store is located, the Jean Coutu Group noted.

November 2, 2016

Commissioned by the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, the study looks at how much patients, employers and payers would pay for prescription-only DXM over a 10-year window.

November 1, 2016

Mars is expanding the distribution of its popular cocoa extract supplement.

November 1, 2016

As of Nov. 1, all new scooter and power chair purchases from Drive DeVilbiss will carry a one-year warranty on batteries and a two-year warranty on electronics.

November 1, 2016

Veru Healthcare will manage the pharma and consumer health divisions and The Female Health Company will manage the global Public Health sector FC2 business.

November 1, 2016

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices is consolidating its medical device divisions under one umbrella to better serve its hospital customers,  mirroring how  J&J builds upon its relationship with retail giant Walmart, Gary Pruden, J&J’s executive vice president and worldwide chairman for medical devices, told MedCity News Monday. “I have more than a dozen companies in the U.S. for example and in the past, they would all go to the hospital system provider separately. They all have separate P&Ls, they all operate independently, they all go separately,” he said. “We made a conscious decision and actually this year we integrated all the different business into one single P&L and I have one single strategic account management group in the U.S.” (MedCity News)

November 1, 2016

Emerson, class of '75, graduated with a degree in business administration and went on to a successful career in the healthcare industry before founding the Emerson Group.

October 31, 2016

At the program’s launch in 2006, CRN urged the dietary supplement industry to police the advertising marketplace through an industry campaign headlined “There’s a new sheriff in town. You!”

October 31, 2016

Colin Mackenzie was appointed Region Head, GSK Consumer Healthcare in October 2016 and has been leading the North American business since 2011.

October 31, 2016

As part of the partnership, Ansell will donate $0.50 from each sale of its 12-count custom box to the Movember Foundation (up to $50,000).

October 31, 2016

According to UNICEF, 19.4 million children missed out on basic vaccines needed to stay healthy last year. Almost one third of deaths among children under five are preventable by vaccines.

October 31, 2016

The 2016 CRN Consumer Survey on Dietary Supplements found that the five most popular supplements are the multivitamin, vitamin D, vitamin C, calcium and vitamin B/B complex.

October 28, 2016

Each of the more than 360 KidCents charities, located in communities served by Rite Aid, will receive a $5,000 grant to support programs that improve the health and well-being of children in their communities.

October 28, 2016

By the end of the year, GNC plans to deconstruct its pricing strategy, streamline its supply chain and digitize its marketing outreach, all in hopes of recapturing a supplement consumer who's migrated to other channels.

October 28, 2016

Fungi-Nail Nailner is a nail-whitening pen that can be used along with anti-fungal treatment to help whiten discolored fungal nails.