Front-End Categories

03/31/2014 - 7:42am

Lebhar-Friedman Publishing, in collaboration with Walgreens, on Friday announced the launch of Discover Beauty Within, the first exclusive, beauty publication for the mass retailer.

03/31/2014 - 7:15am

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved over-the-counter Nexium 24HR (esomeprazole 20mg), Pfizer announced.

03/28/2014 - 11:35am

Rexam, a global beverage can maker, announced that its recovery drink, Formula O2, has hit the market.

03/28/2014 - 7:47am

More smokers would quit if state Medicaid programs covered more cessation treatments and removed barriers to coverage, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study published in Thursday's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.

03/28/2014 - 7:22am

Fred's Super Dollar will be exiting a number of front-end categories — including footwear, televisions/home theater and select home furnishings — in an effort to expand seasonal, health, beauty, pharmacy and OTC, in line with reconfiguration plan strategies, Fred's CFO Jerry Shore told analysts Thursday.

03/28/2014 - 7:01am

Performance Health recently sponsored the March 2014 Run It Forward tour, the company announced Wednesday.

03/27/2014 - 2:52pm

Mars Retail Group announced that it has signed Mad Engine as a new licensee to produce a range of apparel that will express the vividness of M&M's and Skittles brands.

03/27/2014 - 1:32pm

Sun Products Corp. announced the introduction of new all free clear Fabric Softener and Dryer Sheets, which will complement the company's all free clear detergent.

03/27/2014 - 12:40pm

Bitsy's Brainfood, a snack brand for kids, launched a line of organic fruit and vegetable cereals in three flavor combinations: Fruit & Veggie 1,2,3; Carrot Raisin Crunch; and Banana Squash Squares.

03/27/2014 - 11:48am

Roscoe Medical and Carex Health Brands on Thursday announced the merger of the two companies.