January 3, 2011

Helen of Troy on Monday announced that it has completed its acquisition of humidifier manufacturer Kaz. Sales for the next 12 months, ending Dec. 31, 2011, are expected to exceed $400 million, the company announced.

December 20, 2010

Procter & Gamble brands Vicks DayQuil and Vicks NyQuil last week kicked off its “Search for the Most Dedicated NFL Fan” — a new Facebook contest featuring two tickets to Super Bowl XLV as the top prize.

December 9, 2010

Helen of Troy on Thursday announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire the business of Kaz for $260 million in cash, subject to certain closing working capital and other adjustments.

December 8, 2010

The latest issue from Consumer Reports found top-rated humidifiers for as little as $30, but shoppers need to be cautious because a few models tested fell short of claims, the publication announced Tuesday.

September 20, 2010

Kaz, the maker of Vicks, Honeywell and Braun wellness devices, recently launched a new Facebook...

September 13, 2010

Kaz on Tuesday announced the launch of its Vicks Starry Night humidifier, a product that...

August 22, 2010

There are three factors that will help shape the upcoming cough-cold season: supply chain, illness...

August 2, 2010

Procter & Gamble is partnering with the National Football League once again to extend the...

February 28, 2010

Not even the threat of an H1N1 flu pandemic could shake today’s recession-minded employee from...

February 28, 2010

Banking on pandemics is a bit like betting green at the Roulette table. It doesn’t...

February 10, 2010

A developer, manufacturer and marketer of OTC consumer brands has appointed a new chief executive....

February 4, 2010

Not even the threat of an H1N1 flu pandemic could shake today’s recession-minded employee from...