March 8, 2011

Nestle is looking to boost its coffee business.

January 25, 2011

Sanofi-Aventis and its U.S. consumer healthcare division Chattem on Tuesday afternoon announced the Food and Drug Administration has approved the Allegra (fexofenadine HCl) family of allergy medication products for over-the-counter use in adults and children 2 years of age and older.

January 5, 2011



Sales of diet-aid and weight-loss solutions for the past year have been relatively flat, but a confluence of factors — childhood obesity approaching “epidemic” status combined with the real need to reduce escalating healthcare costs connected to obesity — could become a real driver behind weight-loss products in the coming year. 


December 13, 2010

Among those getting their health on track in time for New Year's resolutions are consumers who are concerned about the long-term, negative effects of drinking unhealthy beverages.

December 7, 2010

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. — The need to communicate crucial health conditions to 
medical personnel responding to an accident or unresponsive patient is becoming more important, especially considering the increase in such chronic conditions as diabetes or allergies. And that need is expected to become a crucial driver behind the sale of fashionable medical alert bracelets.

November 14, 2010

A recent Raymond James Financial commercial, in which the “fastidious librarian Emily Skinner” lives to...

October 24, 2010

There is a pair of significant reasons sales of external analgesics, including heat and ice...

October 10, 2010

Thermionics’ ThermiPaq products, which now sport an eye-catching yellow “Control Your Pain!” panel as part...

October 7, 2010

CVS Caremark has no doubt been a trailblazer in the healthcare arena, positioning itself along...

October 7, 2010

The drug industry is undergoing a major paradigm shift. Companies that traditionally have relied on...

August 26, 2010

You only have to look as far as a recent SymphonyIRI Group study to realize...

August 25, 2010

Chip Ganassi Racing on Wednesday announced that GlaxoSmithKline’s Breathe Right brand will be placed on...

December 20, 2009

This is further substantiation that the business of over-the-counter medicines, particularly those sold in the...

August 9, 2009

That $4.4 billion opportunity is really only the tip of the iceberg. The real opportunity,...

August 2, 2009

Drugstore.com’s recent foray within the last year into being the “intel inside” of two fairly...

March 23, 2008

Procter & Gamble’s Old Spice brand has teamed up with drag racing’s Funny Car team...

January 13, 2008

The mineral-based makeup madness at mass shows no signs of slowing as major beauty players...

September 16, 2007

Aiming to inspire consumers to think about their skin, Vaseline has launched the “Skin is...