June 12, 2017

What can retailers do to create a better proposition for the New General Market? Where are the opportunities? How can retailers and brands work together to cultivate New General Market consumers and foster their success? These were the key questions executives at the third annual New General Market Summit faced in a series of vendor panel discussions.

June 12, 2017

The combined one- and two-letter vitamins and vitamin, herbal and mineral supplement categories saw an all outlet (total U.S.) growth of 3% for the last 12 months versus the year-ago period, yet the food channel delivered gains of 4% while the drug channel lagged at 2%.

June 12, 2017

Americans want to be healthier, and they want healthier-for-you products in the self-care aisles to get them there.

June 12, 2017

The growth trends in sales of vitamins and supplements in specialty channels, ranging from natural grocers to gourmet wellness stores, are great harbingers of what might soon be best-selling categories within mass outlets.

June 12, 2017

Backed by nine human clinical studies, the active ingredient in Natrol Cognium has shown statistically significant improvements in memory and cognition in as little as four weeks, Natrol reported.

June 12, 2017

Read about some of the key takeaways from the third annual Drug Store News/Mack Elevation New General Market Summit, held on April 4 in Minneapolis. 

June 9, 2017

In addition to the timeline and visual logbook, new features include a fingerprint login, an events newsfeed featuring diabetes-related articles, set reminders and a break out of pre- and post-meal tagged results.

June 9, 2017

Pure Protein Super Food is currently available online on Amazon.com and, beginning this month, at select retailers nationwide including Kroger, Meijer, Food Lion and H-E-B.

June 9, 2017

Industry leaders talk soulful brands, doing good and operating with purpose at the third annual New General Market Summit. In this special report, DSN highlights the big ideas and best practices that emerged from the event.

June 8, 2017

Non-prescription devices such as personal sound amplification products typically are one-tenth the cost of prescription hearing aids.

June 8, 2017

TRP's product portfolio, including PinkEye Relief, Stye Relief and Ring Relief, have all been recognzied by Women’s Choice Award.

June 8, 2017

DSN editor in chief Rob Eder discusses the importance of purpose to the New General Market consumer, and how it unites the brands connecting most with their customers. 

June 7, 2017

Researchers found that supplementation with a prebiotic improved outcomes in children who were overweight or obese.

June 6, 2017
ECRM said that the combination of the two companies would bring RangeMe’s technology to a larger customer pool and make an impact on how the CPG industry evolves.
 
June 6, 2017

Though he has only been CEO of Perrigo since April 2016, John Hendrickson has been with Perrigo for more than two decades, having joined the company in 1993.

June 5, 2017

LoveBug Probiotics’ products contain the delivery technology BIO-tract to protect them against stomach acids so they can reach deeper into the gut, the company said.

June 5, 2017
Procter & Gamble is holding talks with Trian Fund Management, which has a $3.5 billion stake in the company, about the future of its brands, the P&G CEO David Taylor confirmed to CNBC. Taylor called the talks “constructive” and noted, "We are willing to engage. We want to be better.” Trian has been increasing its stake in P&G and the company looks to cut costs by some $10 billion, the report said. (CNBC)
June 1, 2017

The SIDI Protocol provides an outline representing the type and scope of information about a dietary ingredient that an ingredient supplier typically needs to provide to a manufacturer.

June 1, 2017

HDA's Front-end Forum kicks-off with Wendland and Robert Candelora of Retail Insights as the keynote speakers.

June 1, 2017

During the PGA Merchandise Show in January, Oska Wellness introduced Oska Pulse, a hands-free device that employs Pulsed Electromagnetic Field therapeutic technology to help relieve pain.

May 31, 2017

The Women's Choice Award serves as a competitive differentiator in today's cluttered marketplace, the company's CEO stated.

May 31, 2017

Though CVS Pharmacy saw the launch of 39 locations within Target stores in Colorado in 2016, the new Parker, Colo. location is the first retail location for the chain, and the first of three planned openings in the Denver area this year. 

May 31, 2017

Effective immediately, Nielsen will begin work on creating exclusive trading areas and a retail defined hierarchy on behalf of Family Dollar.

May 31, 2017

Olivino combines non-GMO bioactive ingredients derived from Mediterranean Diet staple foods including olives, grapes and tomatoes.