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.

July 10, 2014

The same weather factors that are boosting allergy sales as the allergy season is extended may be having a substantial impact on the sales of anti-itch ointments, up 10% to $528.2 million across U.S. multi-outlets for the 52 weeks ended April 20, according to IRI, and insect bite treatments, which totaled $13.6 million and were up 19.4% over the same period.

July 10, 2014

Personal care brand SheaMoisture has broadened its portfolio with new formulas made especially for babies and children with allergies and sensitive skin, including gluten and fragrance intolerance.

July 10, 2014

When it comes to skin care, facial anti-aging potions still reign, as women continue their quest for younger, healthier looking skin.

July 10, 2014

Supervalu on Wednesday announced that it has begun supplying the first of 18 Rainbow stores that are being acquired as part of the transactions that were announced May 7 between Roundy’s and a consortium of Supervalu and independent retailers.

July 10, 2014

The Office of National Drug Control Policy released the 2014 National Drug Control Strategy, the Obama Administration’s primary blueprint for drug policy in the United States.

July 10, 2014

VoicePort on Thursday announced a patent licensing agreement with Walgreens that covers 11 U.S. patents and patent applications owned by Walgreens in the field of prescription alignment.

July 9, 2014

Anthony Brands has hired Dana Kline, who has more than 25 years of experience in the cosmetics and fragrance industry, to serve as its new EVP global sales.

July 9, 2014

CCA Industries, whose brands include Plus+White toothpastes, Scar Zone scar treatment and Nutra Nail nail care, has announced the resignation of Sardar Biglari and Philip Cooley as directors of the company.

July 9, 2014

Clio is looking to jazz up the lip segment with its Mwah lip care line for tweens and teens.

July 9, 2014

Coty has unveiled a new organizational structure to create a more integrated model built around categories and regions while maintaining prestige and mass differentiation.

July 9, 2014

Hain Celestial Group, an organic and natural products company, announced a packaging overhaul for its Dream brand, which was designed by the Biondo Group.

July 9, 2014

Duck brand duct tape announced that it is adding new general-purpose and project-specific products to its lineup in the form of Max Strength Duck Tape and No Residue Duck Tape.

July 9, 2014

Energizer Holdings has announced that it will close its feminine care facility in Montreal, Quebec by early 2017 as part of its previously announced restructuring program.

July 9, 2014

Eylure lashes is a heritage brand that is 65 years in the making, known for creating Elizabeth Taylor’s Cleopatra look to collaborating with pop star Katy Perry. Today, the U.K.-based brand is continuing to make its mark in the U.S. market with new packaging to help make the segment easier to shop.

July 9, 2014

GelStat on Tuesday announced it has closed the acquisition of Mastix Medica.

July 9, 2014

Healthy Mama recently introduced a new merchandising concept to appeal to the some 4 million pregnant moms each year — a full line of pregnancy-friendly OTC products. 

July 9, 2014

Inventure Foods, marketer and manufacturer of specialty food brands, on Wednesday introduced Radar Farms Fruit Plus Vitamins, a fortified whole frozen fruit product.

July 9, 2014

Kroger on Tuesday published its eighth annual sustainability report, setting its first-ever water conservation goal and providing a progress update on moving retail locations toward "zero waste" and sourcing 100% certified sustainable palm oil. 

July 9, 2014

Majestic Drug has unveiled a new-look brand blocking strategy to help unify its many oral care products under a new “Dentist On Call” banner. The company will debut the new packaging at the ECRM Personal Care, Oral and Baby conference, in Tampa, at the Grand Hyatt, July 13 to 16.

July 9, 2014

CVS Caremark’s MinuteClinic has inked a joint marketing and sponsorship agreement with USA Football.

July 9, 2014

Nestlé Pure Life, a bottle water brand, announced that its product portfolio will be expanding with the debut of Nestlé Pure Life Exotics Sparkling Water, a line of unsweetened sparkling water with fruit flavors.

July 9, 2014

Neutrogena on Monday posted details on how to meet the company's brand ambassador Landon Donovan in partnership with Walgreens. 

July 9, 2014

Researchers at Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine and Ortek Therapeutics have developed a chocolate-flavored soft chew that is beneficial for teeth.