July 30, 2014

A new study published in the July issue of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research found no increased risk of coronary heart disease or all-cause mortality in post-menopausal women supplementing with calcium and vitamin D.

July 30, 2014

Coca-Cola launched the new Tweet-a-Coke campaign Tuesday, which lets a user tweet their friends a $5 e-voucher that can be redeemed for a small fountain drink at a Regal Entertainment Group theater.

July 30, 2014

EcoTools, a maker of eco-conscious beauty accessories, has developed five new hair brushes designed with an aerodynamic EcoVent system to dry hair 20% faster, the company stated.

July 30, 2014

As expected, former Procter & Gamble head Robert McDonald has been confirmed to serve as Veterans Affairs secretary.

July 30, 2014

Snacking is an occasion that reflects the transformative changes occurring in modern eating, the Hartman Group noted with an infographic on Wednesday. 

July 30, 2014

Helios Corp. on Wednesday announced the introduction of a botanical supplement for the relief of menopause symptoms, EstroG-100, which is found in Advanced Menopause Relief from CVS, Menopause Relief from Walgreens, Best EstroG-100 from Doctor's Best, Herbal Pause from NOW Foods and EstroG-100 from Swanson Nutrition.

July 30, 2014

Since 2010 — the year the Affordable Care Act was signed — more than 8 million older and disabled Americans with Medicare benefits have saved $11.5 billion on prescription drugs.

July 30, 2014

IRI on Wednesday reported that 15% of consumers will be increasing usage of natural and organic products.

July 30, 2014

Matador Beef Jerky, a snack brand produced by Jack Link's Beef Jerky, has added Chili Lime variety to its line of products.

July 30, 2014

McKesson announced on Wednesday a three-year extension of its existing distribution agreement with CVS Caremark through June 2019.

July 30, 2014

McKesson on Wednesday announced preliminary voting results from its annual meeting of stockholders, held earlier today in Redwood City, Calif.

July 30, 2014

ECRM announced winners of the ECRM Health Care Vendor awards, which includes a first-of-its-kind first-aid pod.

July 30, 2014

Mediterra, a company that fields nutrition bars inspired by the Mediterranean Diet, today named Acosta Sales & Marketing as its U.S. sales agency. 

July 30, 2014

Organo Gold, a gourmet coffee company, on Wednesday announced the launch of single serve BrewKup.

July 30, 2014

Perrigo on Wednesday announced that it has filed an abbreviated new drug application with the Food and Drug Administration for desoximetasone topical spray 0.25%. The company also has notified Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., the owner of the reference listed drug, of the filing.

July 30, 2014

Pfizer on Wednesday announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Baxter International’s portfolio of marketed vaccines for $635 million.

July 30, 2014

Revlon announced on Wednesday that second-quarter net sales in its consumer segment experienced a 2.5% boost thanks to higher sales of Revlon color cosmetics, Revlon ColorSilk and Sinful Colors, but a higher advertising expense impacted profits during the period.

July 30, 2014

Rite Aid on Wednesday announced it has added several electronics to help parents and their children get charged up for the new school year.

 

July 30, 2014

Sam's Club on Wednesday announced that it is offering DNA testing and fingerprint kits as a part of their annual free children's health screenings, both standard tools for personal identification that can be useful for parents should they ever be needed, on Saturday, Aug. 9.

July 30, 2014

Susan G. Komen honored Walgreens at its annual Susan G. Komen Leadership Conference, held July 17-19 here, with its Mission Possible Award.

July 30, 2014

GSK announced that Tanzeum (albiglutide), a once-weekly, prescription injectable treatment for Type 2 diabetes in adults, is now available in pharmacies throughout the United States.

July 30, 2014

Cracker brand Triscuit continues its partnership Martha Stewart for the Triscuit Summer Snackoff with a challenging new recipe, the company announced.

July 30, 2014

WorkPlace Impact, a marketing company that targets consumers directly at work, announced results for first quarter 2014.

July 29, 2014

Amazon on Monday announced the launch of the 3D Printed Products store.