August 23, 2017

The entertaining 90-second spot, featuring ChopSaver front man Dan Gosling, touts exactly why musicians prefer a lip balm with all natural ingredients, a soft feel and a pleasant fragrance.

August 23, 2017

In addition to PL strategy, Daymon now offers a cost-effective solution for suppliers to increase their reach and national footprint in the grocery, mass, drug, online and c-store channels.

August 23, 2017

The proposed orders announced Wednesday bar Synergixx, an ad agency, and its principals Charlie Fusco and Ronald Jahner from engaging in a wide range of marketing practices.

August 22, 2017

Bryan has more than 25 years of strategic business planning, global manufacturing, supply chain support and management at multiple companies.

August 22, 2017

Rite Aid’s category buying teams will now have faster access to source trending consumer-ready products, according to RangeMe.

August 18, 2017

Cosmoprof North America delivered a robust beauty trade fair featuring resources for every aspect of business, from packaging and filling to finished product. Read about the top five products and companies Drug Store News saw at the show.

August 18, 2017

The new A&D Medical UltraConnect blood pressure monitors represent the premium end of the company's retail offering.

August 18, 2017

Young Living Essential Oils' chief supply officer leads the sourcing pillar of Young Living's Seed to Seal program (Sourcing, Science and Standards), that governs how the company obtains its products.

August 18, 2017
One of the biggest marketing opportunities for brands and retailers is reaching out to caregivers. Whether it is assisting in grooming rituals or housekeeping, finding products to help those who can’t do for themselves is a trend popping up on the radar.
August 18, 2017

One OTC category expected to emerge in the coming year is hearing aids, which, when paired with in-store hearing aid service centers, will become a powerful solution set. 

August 18, 2017
Consumers continue to turn to online and specialty retail channels for their pet care needs, but drug retailers can do more to assist shoppers in making purchasing decisions in store.
August 18, 2017

No longer a dormant category, sales of sleep aids continue to climb at a rate of 3.9% for the 52 weeks ended June 11 across total U.S. multi-outlets, according to IRI.

August 18, 2017
Americans are spending more than $60 billion on beauty annually. To survive as a meaningful competitor in this evolving beauty arena, drug stores must start to burnish their image.
August 18, 2017
No matter where you stand with regard to Obamacare or the American Health Care Act that Congress is debating even now, one factor is certain: The cost of health care — and the consumer’s share of that cost — is only going to grow.
August 18, 2017

One of the category opportunities that Drug Store News has seen emerge in the past year is fertility, with products that support the health and wellness of mom — before and during her pregnancy.

August 18, 2017

The new CytoSport CEO brings more than 20 years of experience building consumer packaged food brands including Skippy peanut butter, among others.

August 18, 2017

Aging baby boomers have been a prime market for OTC analgesics, but the oldest members of society don’t have a monopoly on aches and pains.

August 18, 2017

McCormick’s acquisition of Reckitt Benckiser’s food division was estimated at roughly $4.2 billion. 

August 18, 2017

According to Mintel’s new report, “2017: Back to Basics,” the industry is starting to see a backlash to heavy Instagram-style makeup. Sixty-nine percent of women spend 20 minutes or less on makeup each day, and consumers are looking for achievable beauty. Enter non-touring.

August 18, 2017

Drug Store News recently discussed the new products the manufacturer of homeopathic remedies will be introducing at NACDS Total Store Expo with Boiron’s Gary Wittenberg, VP of national accounts.

August 18, 2017

Drug Store News talks to Foundation Consumer Healthcare’s chief marketing officer Steve Howards about how the company is bringing both venerable OTC products and new opportunities to market.

August 18, 2017

Brant Schofield, VP and general manager of dermatology at Sandoz, shared with Drug Store News the blueprint for AmLactin’s growth under Sandoz.

August 18, 2017

Blue Guard contains Lutemax 2020, which is formulated for optimal eye health with an optimal ratio of two key carotenoids — lutein, and zeaxanthin.

August 18, 2017

For all the clamor and controversy over being “cruelty-free,” little attention is paid to the animal derivatives used in the products themselves. There is a small but growing band of thought leaders — brands, bloggers and activists — who are determined to raise awareness and create a market for those who want to lessen the environmental impact of animal agriculture by offering vegan beauty products.