June 20, 2017

In the Goldman Sachs/Condé Nast 2017 Love List: Food, among places people shop for food, Wal-Mart topped the list for millennial food enthusiasts surveyed, and Target came in second place among millennials. The top drug chain was CVS, which came in eighth among millennial food enthusiasts, followed by Walgreens at 10.

June 20, 2017

Hear from Piping Rock Health Products SVP sales and marketing Kimberly Vigliante about the high-growth aromatherapy segment — including the demographics driving growth and how it’s bringing natural health-and-wellness to mass market shoppers. 

June 20, 2017

Sundown Naturals will be available at such Canadian chains as Shopper’s Drug Mart, Rexall, select Lawton locations, Real Canadian Superstore in Ontario and western Canada and Extra Foods. 

June 20, 2017

Procter & Gamble has placed a 28-year company veteran at the head of its global beauty business, according to a report by USA Today. Alex Keith, who has led P&G’s skin and personal care since 2014, will succeed Patrice Louvet, who was recently named CEO of Ralph Lauren. Taking Keith’s place will be VP and SK-II brand franchise leader Markus Strobel, the report said. (USA Today)

 

June 19, 2017

The company said it will be splitting its customer-facing businesses into two divisions, and it has created a new management committee to facilitate faster decision-making. 

June 19, 2017

In her role as CHPA’s director of marketing communications for the past six years, Mary Leonard has laid the groundwork for all marketing and branding initiatives at CHPA, the association stated.

June 19, 2017

The acquisition, in combination with an expansive capital investment program, will create production capabilities across in excess of  600,000 square feet of manufacturing space.

June 19, 2017

As Mars focuses on its digital innovation and growth efforts, it has brought on Sandeep Dadlani and George Corbin to fill two important spots on its digital team. 

June 19, 2017

Alongside the global digital campaign, Sally Hansen also is extending it to social media and a global influencer campaign that will see nail influencers filming videos on creating nail looks with Miracle Gel

June 16, 2017

The award recognizes the significant contributions companies and individuals make to better the economic and social well-being of the Long Island community.

June 16, 2017
The move makes Oregon the 14th state to pass a law banning dextromethorphan sales to patients younger than 18 years old, joining states across the country in recognizing that limiting teen access to DXM is a proven way to prevent abuse, the Consumer Healthcare Products Association said.
June 16, 2017

DSN talked to leading CPG executives about how to better engage the New General Market for a virtual roundtable discussion. 

June 15, 2017

The U.S. market represents the largest one for Nestlé, but the confectionery business makes up some 3% of its U.S. sales. 

June 15, 2017

Probiotics are one of the better-selling categories within the VMS space, with more consumers researching probiotics online and coming to the store with a specific brand in mind, according to i-Health market intelligence.

June 15, 2017

Mead Johnson's infant and children's nutrition business will increase RB's revenues in consumer health by approximately 90%, as well as its developing market scale by approximately 65%.

June 14, 2017

A new clinical trial found that pharmaceutical grade chondroitin sulfate is as effective as an anti-inflammatory drug and superior to placebo for pain reduction and improvement of function.

June 14, 2017

Coty said that chief scientific officer Ralph Macchio’s retirement had been planned for a couple years, but that he had agreed to postpone it until after the company’s merger and integration with Procter and Gamble’s beauty business. 

June 14, 2017

IRI will work with Crossmark to provide actionable insights to its clients through the IRI Liquid Data platform.

June 14, 2017

See highlights from the Drug Store News/Mack Elevation third annual New General Market Summit. 

June 14, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the state of the weight management, sports nutrition and vitamin market, and products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

 

June 14, 2017

Findings from the survey reveal that of those who tried a sleep-aid, four-in-five (80%) report that a sleeping aid helped them fall asleep more easily and stay asleep all night.

June 13, 2017

Day on the Hill attendees spend a full day conducting face-to-face meetings with Congressional offices.

June 13, 2017

The 30-second spot features a collection of home videos of men — from dads and grandfathers to uncles and coaches who make an impact on people’s lives.

June 13, 2017

The award recognizes character and professional accomplishments, as well as leadership in HDA, the industry and the community.