October 25, 2017

The biggest impact of any potential acquisition of Pfizer's consumer business by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare would be that company's entrée into VMS.

October 24, 2017

Lolleez are made from USDA Certified Organic ingredients, such as organic honey and natural fruit pectin.

October 24, 2017

OneTouch found 88% of the subjects using OneTouch Verio Flex together with the OneTouch Reveal mobile app better helped managed their condition.

October 23, 2017

Even young consumers, unhindered by necessity, focus on achieving peak physical perfection, evidenced by social media trends like Strong is the New Skinny campaign and clean eating.

October 20, 2017

The company this week named Brenda Raphael SVP and general manager of its therapeutics business unit within the North American consumer health division, and named Jennifer Brendel VP and head of U.S. consumer health communications

October 20, 2017

he Vitamin Shoppe said it hoped to enhance its sourcing capabilities by using the platform, enabling the company to offer its shoppers the most relevant and inventive products early on.

October 19, 2017

The Emerson Group last month hosted its 10th Annual Retail Industry Day in a packed room, with hundreds of merchants in attendance.

October 19, 2017

Given this and other recent contracts, Crossmark said it is set to hire thousands of new associates in the coming months. 

October 19, 2017

To date, 4,000 registered stores and more than 7,000 individual users are using myHealthMart, one of Health Mart's new solutions, to improve their clinical and business performance and profitability.

October 19, 2017

Customers with Apple devices can now shop the nearly 12,000 items available in Rite Aid's online store and use Apple Pay to pay for their purchase.

October 19, 2017

DSN assembled a virtual panel of suppliers and marketers to discuss the future of health and wellness, how best to address and appeal to the changing needs of today’s younger consumers, driving innovation and more. 

October 18, 2017

The Emerson Group's Ed Morgan has been with the company since 2005, coming out of the supplier community where he called on Walmart for Bayer and Novartis, among other OTC vendors.

October 18, 2017

Walmart VP and DMM, personal care, told attendees of a recent Mack Elevation thought leadership conference that industry executives must align with Walmart’s philosophies and be ready to change on the go as the chain’s blueprint evolves.

October 17, 2017

Together, the brands of Ahold USA and Delhaize America represent the largest grocery retailer group on the U.S. East Coast, including the Stop & Shop, Food Lion, Giant Foods, Giant/Martin's and Hannaford brands, IRI noted.

October 17, 2017

According to the court, the defendants marketed their dietary supplement diet aids with claims including “rapid fat loss,” “fat burner,” “extreme weight loss guaranteed” and “curbs the appetite,” in violation of a 2008 order.

October 17, 2017

Sales of topical analgesics may be benefitting in part from consumer concerns about certain medication ingredients, particularly in the wake of warnings about the potential for liver damage from the mis-use of acetaminophen.

October 16, 2017

In the third of their 10-part series, Sara Jones and Nick Vaus examine the potential benefits — as well as the potential pitfalls — that increasing consumer technology adoption present to brands. 

October 16, 2017

The gastrointestinal tablet category was relatively flat with a slight decline of 0.6% to $3.2 billion across multi-outlets for the 52 weeks ended Aug. 13, according to IRI.

October 16, 2017

Kroger's team of buyers continuously look for regional purchasing opportunities that allow the company to expand its product portfolio for customers, stimulate the local economy and enhance product freshness.

October 16, 2017

As many as 21% of adults between the ages of 18 and 34 years old who supplement take fiber, compared to 9% of adults over the age of 55 years who take a supplement.

October 16, 2017

While most probiotics on the market still are available in tablet or caplet forms, new delivery systems — such as drinks, sodas, chews, cubes, liquids, gummies, fizzy powders and prefilled straws — are becoming more popular.

October 13, 2017

A survey from Valassis highlights that consumers are doing thorough research before starting their holiday shopping, and that reaching them with the right message is key to capturing their purchases.

October 13, 2017

Birdie contains the cleaning power of a hand sanitizing spray, which includes 20mL of soothing essential oils and nourishing aloe vera leaf juice, while housing (10) textured dry wipes to capture dirt and grime in the base.

October 12, 2017

The survey also found that more than two-thirds (67%) of Americans reported having at least one chronic health condition.