February 3, 2012

A study on Bausch + Lomb's Biotrue multipurpose contact lens solution published in the January edition of the journal Eye & Contact Lens: Science & Clinical Practice found that the solution can help improve eye health.

January 3, 2012

The market for meal replacement ready-to-drink shakes is expanding beyond the need for a shake-shake-sensible-meal diet plan, or the need for a protein booster, with a number of niche marketing opportunities.

October 19, 2011

The market for sports nutrition looks good. All categories grouped by Drug Store News in this space — nutrition and energy bars, energy shots and ready-to-drink protein shakes — currently are trending up significantly.

September 7, 2011

Naturade on Wednesday announced the mass-market introduction of HealthSmart, a doctor-formulated daily protein ready-to-drink shake that will serve as a comprehensive source of nutrition for active adults.

June 20, 2011

The overall weight-loss/nutritional shake category spans ready-to-drink diet aids (Slim Fast), pediatric nutrition needs (PediaSure) and adult nutrition needs (Ensure and Boost). Out of all of these, it’s adult nutrition that creates the most synergy with the backbench; seniors need protein and supplementation to ensure a healthy life free of broken hips and fractured elbows. But that isn’t the only prescription-heavy demographic checking out the latest Ensure and Boost flavors.

April 29, 2011

WheyUp on Wednesday announced the launch of its weight-loss beverage WheyUp, which features 20 g of protein, 1 g of carbs and 90 calories per bottle.

March 23, 2011

Forward Foods, a nutrition bar company, is making a foray into the beverage market.

February 9, 2011

Bolthouse Farms unveiled the newest addition to its Protein Plus beverage line.

September 15, 2010

Abbott on Thursday introduced two new nutrition shakes — Ensure Muscle Health and Ensure Clinical...

August 19, 2010

Everlast Sports Nutrition on Thursday announced the launch of its ProLine collection, a sports nutrition...

May 5, 2010

Natural health beverage company Odwalla has added a new flavor to its Protein Monster drink...

February 15, 2010

BSN last month showcased its line of ready-to-drink protein supplements at the ECRM Vitamin, Diet...