August 20, 2014

Excedrin relaunched in the United States in 2013 and is doing well. The brand generated $130 million between its Excedrin tablets and Excedrin Migraine tablets for the 52 weeks ended June 15 across total U.S. multi-outlets, according to IRI.

July 10, 2014

Growth of ready-to-drink tea may have slowed, but industry experts say the segment still has room to grow as consumers increasingly turn to tea as a healthy alternative.

June 19, 2014

Maybelline New York has announced that Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima is returning to the brand. She previously served as global spokeswoman from 2003 to 2009.

May 22, 2014

Nestlé Crunch announced that its Nestlé Crunch Girl Scout Candy Bars will be making a return appearance nationwide beginning in June.

May 15, 2014

Retailers have been sweet on the chocolate category, but non-chocolate sales also have been strong. The National Confectioners Association forecasts that while chocolate sales were ahead 4% last year, with $4 billion growth over the next five years, a number of non-chocolate candy segments also had a boost.

May 15, 2014

Similasan showcases a family of products that address the niche need state of eye relief.

April 17, 2014

Garnier Haircolor has named actress and former model Blanca Soto as its newest spokeswoman.

April 17, 2014

Garnier USA, a subsidiary of L'Oréal USA, has named Tina Fey as the new spokeswoman for Garnier skin care. Fey, who has been the face of Garnier Nutrisse hair color since 2011, now expands her relationship with Garnier in a new advertising campaign launching in April.

April 1, 2014

Innovative Products has announced the launch of Gotcha Covered, a line of children’s daily use hair care products for head lice prevention.

March 25, 2014

Now that spring is officially here, Nestlé has unveiled a slew of festive confections in time for consumers to get a head start on Easter.

March 10, 2014

Where would the candy category be without seasonal merchandise?

January 31, 2014

Nestlé USA announced expansions to its seasonal Valentine's Day collection, which includes cards kits filled with Nestlé-branded treats.

January 17, 2014

Hershey is launching a line of chocolate spreads, called Hershey's Spreads, which will be available in three varieties.

January 15, 2014

NEW YORK — Unilever’s Clear Scalp & Hair has tapped model Miranda Kerr to be the newest face — and hair — for Clear Scalp & Hair in the United States, giving her the title of the brand's first global brand ambassador.   Debuting this month, Kerr will star in a national advertising campaign appearing on TV, in print and on digital properties.

January 3, 2014

L'Oréal Professionnel, a salon-exclusive brand, has tapped actress Kirsten Dunst — lead actress of Hossein Amini's thriller “The Two Faces of January,” to be released in 2014 — to be its very first L'Oréal Professionnel spokeswoman.

December 26, 2013

Consumers never tire of candy. Euromonitor data indicates that U.S. dollar sales for chocolate increased 19% between 2007 and 2012, and non-chocolate sales were up 17%.

December 18, 2013

Four school districts have won a competition sponsored by Mylan to raise awareness about dangerous allergic reactions, the company said.

December 18, 2013

Procter & Gamble's Olay unit has introduced two new additions to its White Radiance collection of products, the company said.

October 10, 2013

Nestlé USA Confections and Snacks on Thursday introduced its new sweets selection from Nerds, SweeTarts, Laffy Taffy, Butterfinger, Nestlé Crunch and more. The company also is offering three new Halloween candy variety packs.

October 9, 2013

Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, the makers of ChapStick, on Wednesday announced Alex Morgan, Olympic gold medalist and member of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team, as the brand’s newest spokeswoman.

September 5, 2013

Current CoverGirl spokeswoman Queen Latifah is now the new face of Pantene and will support the Truly Relaxed and Truly Natural collections, Procter & Gamble has announced.

August 29, 2013

The Food and Drug Administration is concerned about bills in several state legislatures that seek to restrict pharmacists' ability to dispense biosimilars, according to published reports.

August 21, 2013

Pop Warner Little Scholars and DSM Nutritional Products are promoting healthy eating for young athletes in a new campaign.

July 31, 2013

Walgreens continues to associate its brand with all things "well" with an ad campaign on the retailer's YouTube page that links its Walk with Walgreens initiative to the company's Balance Rewards loyalty program.