March 11, 2015

CHPA on Wednesday announced newly elected board members. 

March 11, 2015

Sonia Kashuk’s new spring 2015 limited edition collection features sophisticated new shades of her award-winning formulas and an array of luxe new brushes and beauty tools. The new collection hits Target in March.

March 10, 2015

Actavis expanded its portfolio of topicals with the launch of a generic corticosteroid.

March 10, 2015

ANI Pharmaceuticals acquired the approved abbreviated new drug application for flecainide acetate tablets USP in 50-mg, 100-mg and 150-mg dosage strengths.

March 10, 2015

HDMA’s 2015 Distribution Management Award goes to Cardinal Health for streamlined receiving and replenishing solutions. 

March 10, 2015

Cox Target Media on Tuesday named a new sales director to further develop its growing portfolio of over-the-counter brand partnerships. 

March 10, 2015

Oral care company DenTek is expanding its portfolio via an acquisition and has partnered with a video marketing and technology to further build the brand.

March 10, 2015

The Food and Drug Administration recently published bio-equivalence guidance documents. 

March 10, 2015

Purdue Pharma's Stephen Seid honored with HDMA's 2015 Distribution Management Award for Industry Leadership. 

 

March 10, 2015

Impax Labs completed its acquisition of Tower Holdings (which includes operating subsidiaries CorePharma and Amedra Pharmaceuticals), and Lineage Therapeutics. Impax also announced that it would reshape both the operating and reporting structure of its two divisions.

March 10, 2015

Former Combe Inc. chairman awarded CHPA's lifetime achievement award named after his father. 

 

 

March 10, 2015

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy on Tuesday announced a headquarter move closer to Capitol Hill. 

March 10, 2015

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association Educational Foundation on Tuesday launched KnowYourOTCs.org, a new go-to source for consumers seeking information on the safe use, storage and disposal of over-the-counter medicines.

March 10, 2015

There was a $1.1 billion gain in OTC sales between 2013 and 2014, according to data culled from IRI, some $500 million of which can be attributed to an increase in sales across all cough-cold/allergy/sinus products and an approximate $300 million to a rise in digestive sales. 

March 10, 2015

Quaker Oats will bring a new solution to consumers who say they’re too short on time to squeeze eating breakfast into their morning routine.

 

March 10, 2015

Teva Pharmaceuticals will sell its Sellersville, Penn., facility to G&W Labs. According to Teva, the move supports its mission of streamlining operations by reducing excess manufacturing capacity.

March 9, 2015

Apple on Monday better enabled medical research with the launch of open source software framework ResearchKit. 

March 9, 2015

Cracker Jack, a brand from PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay division, will add Chocolate Peanut Butter Flavored Popcorn to its roster of products. 

March 9, 2015

Infirst Healthcare last week picked up the marketing rights to Mylanta and Mylicon from McNeil Consumer. 

March 9, 2015

Robert Simpson, Jr. will retire as president and COO of Jelly Belly Candy Co. on March 31 after 15 years at the helm, the company said. Waiting in the wings to fill the position will be Lisa Rowland Brasher.

March 9, 2015

Despite a large amount of hype, most consumers interested in wearable technology are not currently planning to buy an Apple Watch when it becomes available.

March 6, 2015

Rickland Orchards, a brand from B&G Foods, is launching a line of CLVR bars that blends such ingredients as super fruits, grains, seeds and nuts with coconut sugar. 

March 6, 2015

The Food and Drug Administration approved Zarxio, making it the first approved biosimilar product in the United States.

March 6, 2015

Procter and Gamble’s Fabric Care division is incorporating an HE Turbo Clean formula to help consumers get the best results from high-efficiency washing machines.