April 17, 2016

Gearing up for NACDS Annual Meeting, Drug Store News caught up with GSK Consumer Healthcare's Brian McNamara, head of Europe and the Americas, and Dennis Curran, chief customer officer, to get their thoughts on what’s happening in the self-care space.

April 16, 2016

Friday night in Palm Beach kicked off with the Crossmark party at Bice during NACDS Annual Meeting 2016.

April 16, 2016

Meeting for the ninth consecutive year, Anda held a two-day event leading into NACDS Annual Meeting that featured meet-and-greets with three retired Miami Dolphins stars — linebacker Jason Taylor, quarterback Bob Griese and tight end Joe Rose — and New York Yankees slugger Reggie Jackson.

April 14, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the lip, brow, nail and hair categories, highlighting new products that are shaking up the beauty aisles.

April 14, 2016

At the end of 2015, Fortune predicted that 2016 would be the year conventional thinking around wearable technology would change, the year “‘wearables’ will become ‘ther-ables.’”

April 14, 2016

Drug Store News has partnered with Competitive Promotion Report and IRI to create a series of exclusive reports. This edition explores the hair conditioner category.

April 14, 2016

Chester Twigg joins Johnson & Johnson Consumer from Procter & Gamble, where he was most recently VP sales for its global baby, feminine care and family care categories. 

April 14, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the sales activity in the allergy, incontinence, TENS devices and meal replacement bars categories, highlighting products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

April 14, 2016

DSN sat down with Scott Rudolph, CEO of Piping Rock Health Products for his perspective on where the industry is headed and how to sniff out at least one opportunity that may generate returns this year.

April 13, 2016

It is 11 a.m. on a Thursday at the new NYX store in Willowbrook Mall in N.J., and already shoppers are congregating near the expansive lip collection. Called The Lip Bar, the fixture sports almost 700 colors.

April 13, 2016

The legislation, advocated by both retail pharmacy and the pharma industry, would advance collaboration among health and enforcement authorities to achieve drug abuse solutions that maintain patients’ legitimate access to medications.

April 13, 2016
CRN has formed a working group to resolve the specifics of the product registry, which is anticipated will contain multiple tiers of product information.
April 13, 2016

IRI recently began tracking sales of TENS devices as part of its first-aid accessories grouping.

April 13, 2016

Retailers are enthused about the caliber of hair care launches hitting shelves — including Garnier’s Whole Blends and TRESemmé’s new Beauty Full Volume.

April 13, 2016

By leveraging the higi platform, IMPOWER patients can routinely track key health measurements, such as blood pressure, weight, pulse and body mass index, and, when they opt in, share them with IMPOWER clinicians.

April 13, 2016

It’s another year, and another February launch of a nasal corticosteroid has hit drug store shelves — McNeil Consumer’s Rhinocort will be looking to make some headway in one of the fastest-growing categories across the front-end

April 13, 2016

Adult incontinence — also called by the more consumer-friendly category monikers of overactive bladder or bladder control — is one of the larger categories within OTC that’s growing at an almost double-digit rate.

April 13, 2016

Perhaps women are fatiguing of gels, or just want instant access to the coffin-shaped nails made popular by celebrities. Whatever the reason, retailers are seeing a spike in sales of artificial nails.

April 13, 2016

Meal replacement bars represent strong growth opportunity within the OTC aisles.

April 13, 2016

Eyebrow makeup sales rocketed 50% for the most recent 52-week period, according to IRI. What’s behind the wildfire growth is a movement for dramatic, yet tamed brows, ignited by celebs sporting the “eye brows on fleek” revolution.

April 13, 2016

The regular shampoo category had mediocre growth of 0.89% during the 12-month period ended February 2016, with Unilever and Procter & Gamble holding significant market share.

April 12, 2016

The new members include JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corp., Nature’s Way Brands, Pharmore Ingredients, Vit-Best Nutrition and associate members Genysis Labs, JP Tech Insurance Services, MBui Consulting and Ragold.

April 12, 2016

The new sports nutrition bar was eveloped by celebrity fitness and metabolic weight loss expert Lisa Lynn, Martha Stewart's personal trainer for 13 years and a regular guest on "The Dr. Oz Show."

April 12, 2016
Oska Pulse is selling for a suggested retail price of $399.