June 1, 2015

Fred's is retooling all categories across the front-end in an effort to improve overall performance. 

June 1, 2015

GMDC and RetailNet Group have partnered on a new partnership tool called the GMDC/RNG Insights Portal. 

June 1, 2015

Maxim Sports Nutrition on Friday hired former pro golfer and endurance athlete to direct sales. 

June 1, 2015

Pharmabox has become the latest kiosk operator of health and beauty supplies. 

May 29, 2015

A product exhibiting a gender bias is viewed as more functional by consumers, both men and women. 

May 28, 2015

HDMA panel to explore how data may better define the front-end opportunities for independents. 

May 28, 2015

Mack Elevation Forum introduced a new serial digital commentary to help fine tune the process of developing innovation strategy on Thursday. 

May 27, 2015

Omega-3 fatty acids helped boost cognitive flexibility in seniors, a study in the journal Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience found. 

May 27, 2015

J&J tests the "avalanche theory" of healthcare costs, finding that health starts declining at an accelerating rate after age 45. 

May 26, 2015

A deficiency in iodine can lead to thyroid hormone-related and other health problems, according to CRN. 

May 26, 2015

Acquisition target Perrigo recently filed a complaint to Irish Takeover Panel regarding Mylan proposal. 

May 26, 2015

The Natural Product Association on Friday attacked the credibility of HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel" recent exposé on the dietary supplement industry. 

May 26, 2015

New-to-the-block sports nutrition company Glukos lands a major U.S. soccer player's endorsement heading into the FIFA Women's World Cup. 

May 21, 2015

The No. 1 multivitamin brand on Thursday introduced a new multi in gummy format. 

May 21, 2015

Glucose Health targets Type-2 diabetics with fiber supplement.  

May 21, 2015

Sales of sports-nutrition products are expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 8.5% through 2020, according to a new Transparency Market Research report released Thursday. 

May 20, 2015

HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel" takes a hard look at the sports-nutrition supplements men and women in the military are taking to remain combat ready. 

May 20, 2015

A new vitamin player generated $1 million in its first two weeks on the shelf. And that's just at Target. 

May 20, 2015

Church & Dwight is leveraging its First Response brand into the dietary supplement set with the launch of First Response multivitamin gummies, which target reproductive health and prenatal/post-natal need states. First Response multivitamin gummies were developed to provide women with the recommended amount of folic acid in an easy-to-consume gummy form.

May 20, 2015

The gummy sub-segment within overall vitamins is not only still growing substantially, the dollar volume of that alternative delivery format has reached nowhere near its ceiling of potential, at least not yet. Overall, sales of vitamins for the 52 weeks ended Dec. 28, 2014, were up 0.4% to $6.5 billion across total U.S. multi-outlets, according to IRI.

May 20, 2015

NBTY's new Osteo Bi-Flex EASE are 80% smaller than standard joint health supplements. 

May 20, 2015

Still in their infancy, wearable health devices offer pharmacists an opportunity to be on the frontlines of what many feel could be an essential part of health care’s future.

May 20, 2015

The TABS Group is tracking a channel shift in VMS sales from online back to brick-and-mortar. 

May 19, 2015

Consumers who access social media during the shopping process are four times more likely to spend more, a recent Deloitte Digital study found.