March 3, 2017

The bill would establish a national age-18 requirement for the purchase of the medicines containing DXM. Over the past several years,12 states have addressed this issue by passing similar legislation.

March 3, 2017

A. Alan Turfe is J.M. Smith's new CEO and chairman of its board of directors, effective March 1, having been selected by the company’s board after a nationwide search.

March 3, 2017

Hello sensitivity relief fluoride toothpaste with coconut oil is formulated with aloe vera, coconut oil and other naturally friendly ingredients, is meant to relieve sensitivity pain and gently whiten teeth, the company said.

March 2, 2017

The brand is rolling out its cream soda variety on March 6 alongside a series of TV spots, and it will kick off the limited release of its hard sweet tea on March 27 in certain markets. 

March 2, 2017

MigraineX addresses one of the leading triggers of migraine headaches —weather barometric change.

March 2, 2017

According to the latest CHPA survey, more consumers agree it is “important not to exceed the dosing directions on the label” of pain relievers (increased to 96% in 2016 from 90% in 2010).

March 2, 2017

The company introduced 1893 in 2016 with its Original Cola and Ginger Cola flavors, inspired by the original recipes created by Pepsi founder Caleb Bradham in 1893 — a blend of kola nut extract, real sugar and sparkling water.

March 2, 2017

In the weeks leading up to the Consumer Health Products Annual Executive Conference, Drug Store News assembled a virtual panel of leading consumer healthcare executives. Find out why top OTC marketers are so bullish on the business in 2017 and beyond.

March 2, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration in December committed to creating a category of over-the-counter hearing aids that could deliver new, innovative and lower-cost products to millions of consumers.

March 2, 2017

During the 2012-2013 season, people who got a high-dose vaccine were 36% less likely to die in the 30 days following hospitalization or an emergency department visit due to the flu.

March 1, 2017

Radiant toothpaste by Colgate Optic White contains a new premium formula to go beyond the surface to whiten teeth inside and out, the company said. 

March 1, 2017

The company said using the line can bring about 60% less nail peeling and 35% less nail breakage after one week of use. 

March 1, 2017

Peter Tedeschi was the third-generation president of the 200-store Tedeschi Food Shops convenience store chain before they sold to 7-Eleven in 2015.

March 1, 2017

When it comes to consumers’ priorities when deciding which lip balm to buy, packaging company TricorBraun found that intuitiveness, having a fun factor, visual appeal and trendiness have more influence than size, ease of opening and closing, cleanliness and portability. 

March 1, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the hottest trends in OTC — including breakthrough brands and such growth categories as therables, sleep, allergy, cough-cold and more — in this multi-page report.

February 28, 2017

Each new Amazing Grass product line begins shipping to retailers nationwide in June.

February 28, 2017

Tom Boyer will explain the importance of the front-end operations to the overall health of the business.

February 28, 2017

Tobin Heath will be featured in an integrated Six Star marketing campaign that combines digital and online media, print executions, video content and multiple social media platforms

February 28, 2017

In addition to efforts with Tide’s Loads of Hope and the distribution of more than $300,000 of product, P&G worked with the American Red Cross and Matthew 25: Ministries to distribute more than 700 personal care kits, 300 cleaning kits, 1,550 Bounty paper towels and 2,700 rolls of Charmin toilet paper.

February 28, 2017
To support the shavers’ launch, Wahl has rolled out a national advertising campaign to run through the second quarter of 2017, which includes a TV spot, as well as radio and streaming ads. 
February 27, 2017

The award was presented during ECRM’s Cough, Cold, Analgesics & Allergy EPPS held here. Elyptol was a finalist for the award in recognition of the launch of its Antimicrobial Hand Gel Sanitizer.

February 27, 2017

The new by-laws were approved by the full membership on Feb. 17, 2017. 

February 27, 2017
The tool has been visited more than a million times, the company said, noting that as more photos and data are processed, Olay Skin Advisor learns more about skin and users’ skin concerns and preferences. 
February 24, 2017

Beauty brand Acure  this week unveiled its new Acure Travel Pack — four of the company’s products in travel-friendly bottles that are TSA-approved.