April 5, 2017

New research from Mintel, presented at in-cosmetics Global, is taking a look at the size of South Korea’s beauty market, the changes Korean beauty has brought to the global market and what trends to expect in the coming year.

March 29, 2017

CVS Pharmacy’s new K-Beauty HQ, rolling out in April, will include more than 100 new products from South Korean beauty brands, several of which are exclusive to CVS.

March 28, 2017

USA Today is highlighting the results of a study conducted in 2015 by the New York City Dept. of Consumer Affairs, which found that when it comes to personal care, products marketed to women cost 13% more than those marketed to men — a trend referred to as the “Pink Tax.” Among reasons given for the prices differences is that, “Companies are willing to spend more money advertising to women than they are toward men, contributing to the price discrepancies,” Ted Potrikus, CEO of the Retail Council of New York State, told USA Today. (USA Today).


March 23, 2017

TABS Analytics’ first-ever Personal Care Study has found that Walmart is the retailer with the largest market share of the $40 billion personal care market, with traditional food stores and Target in the top three. 

March 6, 2017

DSN examines chain pharmacy, including in-depth coverage of the specialty market, in this multi-page report.

March 3, 2017

Hello sensitivity relief fluoride toothpaste with coconut oil is formulated with aloe vera, coconut oil and other naturally friendly ingredients, is meant to relieve sensitivity pain and gently whiten teeth, the company said.

February 28, 2017
To support the shavers’ launch, Wahl has rolled out a national advertising campaign to run through the second quarter of 2017, which includes a TV spot, as well as radio and streaming ads. 
February 23, 2017

The new deodorants are free of parabens, petroleum, phthalates, silicones, propylene glycol and triclosan, and the certified organic Shea butter they contain was sourced from 14 women’s co-ops in northern Ghana as part of the brand ’s Community Commerce business model.

February 23, 2017

 Tom’s of Maine is adding to its line of natural body care products, introducing three body washes and four beauty bars.

February 22, 2017

With the Snapchat filter, Unilever and Dove are reaching an audience in key younger demographics. According to Statista, some 76% of Snapchat’s reported 150 million daily users are 13 to 34 years old. 

February 13, 2017

The products in the new Dove Men+Care Elements range will draw on premium ingredient combinations, including Minerals + Sage, Charcoal + Clay and Mineral Powder + Sandalwood. 

February 13, 2017

The shampoo mimics the universal pigment within a strand of hair to create every person’s natural hair color, Just For Men said.

February 10, 2017

The Single-Use Shaving Cream Minis, which are now available in Target stores, delivers shaving cream by way of a packet that dissolves with water. 

February 6, 2017

The Craft Beer Barber collection includes three products with multiple uses, all of which are made with craft beer to promote strong, shiny hair and healthy skin. 

February 2, 2017

In this report, DSN examines the home healthcare market, the role pharmacies play in the prevention and management of diabetes, and products that are transforming OTC.

February 2, 2017

DSN associate editor David Salazar examines the state of the pharmacy industry, including generics, automation and technology, in this multi-page report.


January 20, 2017

Pantene and Head & Shoulders also provided plenty of register rings for the company in fiscal second quarter.

January 6, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the state of the vitamins, minerals and supplements market, and products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

January 4, 2017

DSN associate editor David Salazar examines the state of the pharmacy industry in this multi-page report.

December 21, 2016

NBC's Today show spoke with some of Hollywood's top celebrity beauty experts to get the scoop on the best drug store products to help battle the winter elements.

December 21, 2016

In the Trump administration, retailers can expect a new head of the FDA, one of the 4,000 or so political appointees.

December 20, 2016

Actress, film producer and philanthropist Priyanka Chopra is joining a roster of women around the globe as Pantene’s newest Global Brand Ambassador. 

December 19, 2016

Coty is forming a new global partnership with creative agency Anomaly to sharpen Sally Hansen’s positioning and help drive growth for one of the largest nail brands in the world.

December 14, 2016

French beauty retailer L'Occitane is looking to redefine the beauty shopping experience with the opening of a new Flagship store in the Flatiron District of Manhattan.