February 18, 2011

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. — Prestige Brands became one of the first cough-cold marketers to develop a branded smart-phone app to help moms hone in on the most appropriate 
PediaCare remedy for their sick children. It’s not a bad play; a recent Millennial Media report indicated that in 2010, 32% of moms owned a smart phone, versus 20% in 2009.


January 14, 2011

In consultation with the Food and Drug Administration, McNeil Consumer Healthcare on Friday voluntarily recalled certain lots of Tylenol 8 Hour, Tylenol Arthritis Pain and Tylenol upper respiratory products, as well as certain lots of Benadryl, Sudafed PE and Sinutab products at the wholesale level.

December 15, 2010

A new Consumer Reports poll released Monday found that only one-fifth of U.S. adults were aware of having purchased food, medication or a product (other than a car) that was recalled in the past three years.

November 1, 2010

Hyland’s plans to have a reformulated Teething Tablets product back on the market in early...

October 25, 2010

Standard Homeopathic Co., which manufactures homeopathic products under the Hyland’s brand in mass retail, on...

October 24, 2010

According to a recent study released by the Relational Capital Group, consumer purchase intent and...

October 18, 2010

McNeil Consumer Healthcare has pulled a lot of Tylenol off the market, following complaints of...

September 23, 2010

Pfizer’s over-the-counter division recalled one lot of a ThermaCare product over the possibility of leaks....

August 22, 2010

According to a study released by the Relational Capital Group, despite product recalls and a...

August 22, 2010

There are three factors that will help shape the upcoming cough-cold season: supply chain, illness...

August 12, 2010

The Global Market Development Center on Friday partnered with Recall InfoLink to offer product recall...

July 8, 2010

McNeil Consumer Healthcare on Thursday issued yet another recall of 21 lots of over-the-counter medicines....

June 15, 2010

McNeil Consumer Healthcare once again is recalling certain lots of its products as it is...

May 26, 2010

According to prepared testimony immediately posted online before members of the Committee on Oversight and...

January 14, 2010

McNeil Consumer Healthcare on Friday announced a voluntary recall of certain lots of over-the-counter products...