December 9, 2010

Harris Interactive on Thursday released the 2010 results of the first annual "Youth EquiTrend" study, which asked 8-to-24-year-olds to rate brands on several key elements of brand equity, including familiarity, quality and purchase consideration.

December 7, 2010

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — As Walmart’s U.S. stores division looks to execute a broad slate of initiatives in the coming year to recharge domestic growth, it does so under the leadership of a new chief executive and a restructured merchandising organization.


December 7, 2010

Functional beverages are moving to the next level. Sean Seitzinger, partner at Symphony Consulting of the SymphonyIRI Group, said that functional foods are one of the fastest-growing areas of the supermarket, recording 27% growth over the past three years. “Functional beverages, which comprise 63% of the category, are the center plate of that story,” Seitzinger said.


December 7, 2010

Independent and chain pharmacy groups are making a new push to stake a firm claim to the new healthcare system emerging with the health-reform law enacted earlier this year.

November 24, 2010

A 45-year Kroger veteran will retire from his post in February.

November 22, 2010

A drug maker has named a former executive at Tengion to the newly created post of SVP quality ...

November 17, 2010

MinuteClinic, CVS Caremark's network of walk-in medical clinics, was highlighted as a breakthrough innovator in...

November 15, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute on Tuesday announced the appointment of Susan Borra as SVP communications...

November 14, 2010

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November 10, 2010

The CRN Foundation, the educational nonprofit affiliate of the Council for Responsible Nutrition, on Wednesday...

November 10, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute announced Wednesday the creation of the Center of Excellence for Food...

November 1, 2010

In testimony before the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday, CVS Caremark’s SVP specialty pharmacy...

October 31, 2010

The DR Doctor On-Premises Walk-In Medical Care clinics, which are located within select Duane Reade...

October 25, 2010

Navarro Discount Pharmacies, which operates 28 stores in Miami, has bolstered its management team with...

October 24, 2010

Scott Melville has been named the new president of the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, succeeding...

October 24, 2010

An industry titan soon will exit the stage. But those who have known Frank Maione...

October 20, 2010

­Freeman Beauty Labs, whose brands include Vita-K skin care, Psssst! instant dry shampoo and Freeman...

October 19, 2010

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA has appointed Stefan Sudhoff, corporate SVP cosmetics/toiletries at Henkel, to...

October 17, 2010

Spurred by a difficult economy, over-the-counter medications increasingly are playing a dual role for consumers...

October 11, 2010

Coca-Cola has unveiled a new Vitaminwater drink, which is enhanced with vitamin D....

October 3, 2010

Supervalu, parent company of Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, has appointed Tim Lowe president of Shoppers....

October 3, 2010

Michelle Gloeckler, SVP merchandise execution for Walmart, has been elected president of the Network of...

September 29, 2010

Walgreens announced Thursday that Jeffrey Berkowitz, a former SVP at drug maker Merck, has joined...