July 31, 2014

Scotch announced the release of the Instant Power Drain Snake Hair Clog Remover Tool, a chemical-free alternative to unclog drains.

July 31, 2014

Crossmark announced the appointment of Steve Valentino as VP of the company's drug division.

July 31, 2014

Stonyfield, an organic yogurt maker, announced the introduction of Petite Creme, a new innovation that deviates from the company's typical fare.

July 31, 2014

Retail and consumer products veteran Brian Cornell was named chairman and CEO at Target to fill 2-of-the-3 roles previously held by the company’s former top executive, Gregg Steinhafel.

July 30, 2014

Johnson & Johnson’s baby brand is looking to reach millennial moms via a massive social media effort that will comprise 40 different videos, according to Ad Age.

July 30, 2014

The American Pharmacists Association has announced the election of Jean-Venable “Kelly” Goode of Richmond, Va., as 2015-16 APhA president-elect.

July 30, 2014

A new study published in the July issue of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research found no increased risk of coronary heart disease or all-cause mortality in post-menopausal women supplementing with calcium and vitamin D.

July 30, 2014

As expected, former Procter & Gamble head Robert McDonald has been confirmed to serve as Veterans Affairs secretary.

July 30, 2014

Helios Corp. on Wednesday announced the introduction of a botanical supplement for the relief of menopause symptoms, EstroG-100, which is found in Advanced Menopause Relief from CVS, Menopause Relief from Walgreens, Best EstroG-100 from Doctor's Best, Herbal Pause from NOW Foods and EstroG-100 from Swanson Nutrition.

July 30, 2014

Since the Affordable Care Act was signed in 2010, more than 8 million older and disabled Americans with Medicare benefits have saved $11.5 billion on prescription drugs.

July 30, 2014

IRI on Wednesday reported that 15% of consumers will be increasing usage of natural and organic products.

July 30, 2014

Matador Beef Jerky, a snack brand produced by Jack Link's Beef Jerky, has added Chili Lime variety to its line of products.

July 30, 2014

McKesson announced on Wednesday a three-year extension of its existing distribution agreement with CVS Caremark through June 2019.

July 30, 2014

McKesson on Wednesday announced preliminary voting results from its annual meeting of stockholders, held earlier today in Redwood City, Calif.

July 30, 2014

Mediterra, a company that fields nutrition bars inspired by the Mediterranean Diet, today named Acosta Sales & Marketing as its U.S. sales agency. 

July 30, 2014

Organo Gold, a gourmet coffee company, on Wednesday announced the launch of single serve BrewKup.

July 30, 2014

Pfizer on Wednesday announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Baxter International’s portfolio of marketed vaccines for $635 million.

July 30, 2014

Revlon announced on Wednesday that second-quarter net sales in its consumer segment experienced a 2.5% boost thanks to higher sales of Revlon color cosmetics, Revlon ColorSilk and Sinful Colors, but a higher advertising expense impacted profits during the period.

July 30, 2014

Rite Aid on Wednesday announced it has added several electronics to help parents and their children get charged up for the new school year.

 

July 30, 2014

Sam's Club on Wednesday announced that it is offering DNA testing and fingerprint kits as a part of their annual free children's health screenings, both standard tools for personal identification that can be useful for parents should they ever be needed, on Saturday, Aug. 9.

July 30, 2014

Cardinal Health on Saturday, July 26 hosted its third annual Women in Pharmacy “Ownership Boot Camp” — a series of networking opportunities and educational seminars to encourage and help facilitate more women becoming pharmacy owners and operators.

July 30, 2014

Susan G. Komen honored Walgreens at its annual Susan G. Komen Leadership Conference, held July 17-19 here, with its Mission Possible Award.

July 30, 2014

GSK announced that Tanzeum (albiglutide), a once-weekly, prescription injectable treatment for Type 2 diabetes in adults, is now available in pharmacies throughout the United States.

July 30, 2014

WorkPlace Impact, a marketing company that targets consumers directly at work, announced results for first quarter 2014.