May 26, 2015

Bayer Healthcare, the makers of Coppertone, has kicked off a multi-year deal with U.S. Soccer and the National Women’s Soccer League to encourage the use of sun protection on and off the field.

May 26, 2015

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

May 26, 2015

Former Walmart EVP and chief merchandising officer Duncan Mac Naughton has joined the board of directors of Crossmark, a sales, marketing and merchandising services company focused on the retail and consumer goods industries.

May 26, 2015

Fruth Pharmacy is setting up shop inside two FoodFair locations this summer, providing customers with a convenient way to pick up prescriptions while they shop.

May 26, 2015

H-E-B on Monday responded to its customers located in the Texas communities impacted by flooding. 

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

Over Memorial Day Weekend, the Rite Aid Foundation pledged $1.3 million to a charity dedicated to providing educational scholarships to children of fallen veterans.

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 26, 2015

Bartell Drugs isn’t just celebrating its 125th anniversary. The regional player is also celebrating the deployment of its own private-label brand, which is designed to highlight the retailer’s connection to the Puget Sound region, The Seattle Times has reported.

May 22, 2015

Hitting mass and drug retailers is the Love2Love Bluebell + White Tea fragrance, Coty has announced.

May 22, 2015

Injuries from fashionable high heels are on the rise, but sales of footcare devices are relatively flat. 

May 22, 2015

The offices of Drug Store News will be closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. We will resume publishing on Tuesday, May 26.

May 22, 2015

The American Pharmacists Association Foundation’s diabetes management solution, the Patient Self-Management Credential for Diabetes, was highlighted at the Healthcare Leadership Council’s wellness briefing.

May 22, 2015

Kroger has raised almost $12 million in the past five years to support the USO. 

May 22, 2015

Mars Chocolate North America this week unveiled a number of new products, along with some new consumer promotions and merchandising displays at the National Confectioners Association Sweets and Snacks Expo in Chicago.

May 22, 2015

Sanrio, parent company of Hello Kitty, and The Mentholatum Co.'s Softlips Cube 5-in-1 Lip Care will partner to launch a new lip balm collection beginning in July.

May 22, 2015

The Phoenix House New England will host the annual New England Public Service Award Luncheon at the Omni Providence Hotel, honoring Helena Foulkes, EVP, CVS Health, and president, CVS/pharmacy.

May 22, 2015

The United Kingdom's Competition and Markets Authority feels that Reckitt-Benckiser acquisition of K-Y personal lubricants may lead to higher prices across the category. 

May 21, 2015
Amazon.com is offering one-hour delivery of products from select local stores in Manhattan through its Prime Now service. In Manhattan, customers can now purchase groceries, prepared meals and baked goods from D’Agostino, Gourmet Garage and Billy’s Bakery through the Prime Now app.
 
May 21, 2015

DSN senior editor Antoinette Alexander examines niche opportunities in the natural product, device, oil and depilatory categories , including the latest trends, in this multi-page report.

May 21, 2015

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

May 21, 2015

CVS Health entered an agreement to acquire Omnicare, a provider of pharmacy services to long-term care facilities.

May 21, 2015

Designer Parfums CEO Dilesh Mehta and Tony Bajaj, founder and CEO of Luxe Brands, have collaborated to form a joint venture to acquire the Frédéric Fekkai luxury hair care brand and salons from Procter & Gamble, effective June 30.