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October 10, 2013

i-Health’s Estroven has been dialing up sales tracked within feminine pain relievers. The core brand generated $16.2 million within the last 52 weeks ended Aug. 11 across U.S. multi-outlets, according to IRI.

CROMWELL, Conn. — i-Health’s Estroven has been dialing up sales tracked within feminine pain relievers. The core brand generated $16.2 million within the last 52 weeks ended Aug. 11 across U.S. multi-outlets, according to IRI. The company’s launch of Estroven Energy has generated another $3.9 million. July brought more innovation to the category with the launch of Estroven Weight Management, a supplement specifically formulated to deliver on a core benefit of helping peri/menopausal women manage their weight.

September 17, 2013

The participation of reality TV star Jack Osbourne in "Dancing with the Stars" has garnered recognition and a donation from a drug maker.

FRAZER, Pa. — The participation of reality TV star Jack Osbourne in "Dancing with the Stars" has garnered recognition and a donation from a drug maker.

Teva Pharmaceuticals said Tuesday it would donate $100,000 to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society to recognize Osbourne's decision to compete in the show. Osbourne, the son of rock musician Ozzy Osbourne and a television host and producer, was diagnosed with relapsing-remitting MS last year. Teva is the maker of Copaxone (glatiramer acetate), an injectable drug for the disease.

July 1, 2013

The Mentholatum Company will promote its Rohto Cooling Eye Drops at the UFC Fan Expo in Las Vegas July 5-6.

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — The Mentholatum Company will promote its Rohto Cooling Eye Drops at the UFC Fan Expo in Las Vegas July 5-6. As part of the promotion, Rohto Cooling Eye Drops, is providing fans an opportunity to challenge "The Ultimate Fighter" Season 3 winner, Michael "The Count" Bisping outside the octagon in a "Stare Wars" staring competition on July 5.

One $500 American Express gift card will be awarded for the longest stare time and one 50-inch flat screen television for most wins accumulated.

June 20, 2013

Procter & Gamble has announced that P&G Prestige has entered into a licensing agreement with Alexander McQueen to manufacture and sell designer fragrance products under the Alexander McQueen brand name.

GENEVA & LONDON —Procter & Gamble has announced that P&G Prestige has entered into a licensing agreement with Alexander McQueen to manufacture and sell designer fragrance products under the Alexander McQueen brand name.

June 14, 2013

Procter & Gamble Prestige has inked a licensing deal with Stella McCartney to manufacture and sell designer fragrance products.

GENEVA and LONDON — Procter & Gamble Prestige has inked a licensing deal with Stella McCartney to manufacture and sell designer fragrance products.

Effective Sept. 13, P&G will begin to develop and market new initiatives under the Stella McCartney brand name.

June 5, 2013

Vidal Sassoon Pro Series is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the iconic bob hairstyle; the brand has launched the “Show Your Genius” Facebook contest.

TORONTO — Vidal Sassoon Pro Series is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the iconic bob hairstyle; the brand has launched the “Show Your Genius” Facebook contest.

In 1963, Vidal Sassoon’s the bob and five-point cut set new standards in hairdressing, igniting a movement in women worldwide to emulate the iconic look. The shape of the cut gave women the freedom to maintain a fashion-forward yet low-maintenance hairstyle, a key element responsible for its widespread adoption.

May 28, 2013

After 50 years of service with the company, Kroger's mid-south division president John Hackett is retiring.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — After 50 years of service with the company, Kroger's mid-south division president John Hackett is retiring. Hackett began his career with Kroger in 1963 as a store clerk in London, Ohio, while working his way through college at The Ohio State University.

May 15, 2013

The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation named the first set of awards of the Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship Program at the Spring Operations Conference of the American Association of Cosmetology Schools, BCL’s parent body.

LAS VEGAS — The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation named the first set of awards of the Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship Program at the Spring Operations Conference of the American Association of Cosmetology Schools, BCL’s parent body.

February 25, 2013

"Who are you?" That question probably won't be necessary as the frontman of British Invasion band The Who takes the stage at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores' Total Store Expo in August.

NEW YORK — "Who are you?" That question probably won't be necessary as the famous frontman of British Invasion band The Who takes the stage at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores' Total Store Expo in August.

The NACDS said it had hired Roger Daltrey to perform at the show, which takes place in Las Vegas from Aug. 10-13 and combines the group's Pharmacy and Technology, Marketplace and Supply Chain and Logistics shows. Daltrey will perform on Aug. 12.

February 22, 2013

Vidal Sassoon has launched a new line of hair styling tools, the company announced last week.

EL PASO, Texas — Vidal Sassoon has launched a new line of hair styling tools, the company announced last week.

The new line of Vidal Sassoon Pro Series hair tools offers innovative technology and was designed with precision so that women can easily achieve the look they want in order to project their best self. This line consists of a variety of styling tools that help protect color, smooth hair without frizz and add volume with shine.

The new Vidal Sassoon Pro Series includes:

January 8, 2013

P&G Beauty & Grooming is launching the new Vidal Sassoon Pro Series line of hair color, care and styling products.

CINCINNATI — P&G Beauty & Grooming is launching the new Vidal Sassoon Pro Series line of hair color, care and styling products.

The Vidal Sassoon Pro Series, which is comprised of five care and styling collections and at-home color kits, is available beginning this month at a suggested retail price of $2.49 to $8.99 at mass retailers nationwide.

October 25, 2012

According to published reports, Alliance Boots earlier this week partnered with Jamie Oliver, British chef and media personality known worldwide, to launch a "deli-inspired" lunchtime range of food called Jamie Does Lunch.

LONDON — According to published reports, Alliance Boots earlier this week partnered with Jamie Oliver, British chef and media personality known worldwide, to launch a "deli-inspired" lunchtime range of food called Jamie Does Lunch.

"[This] marks the first time the celebrity chef and former Sainsbury's brand ambassador has launched an 'on-the-go' range with a high street retailer," reported Marketing Magazine, which is based here. Like Walgreens in the United States, the U.K. retailer is looking to expand its "fresh" footprint. 

August 3, 2012

Peggy Fleming, a gold-medal figure skater at the 1968 Winter Olympic Games, signed autographs for customers in the shadow of the 535-ft. “Tour of London” Procter & Gamble product display at Walmart in American Canyon, Calif.

AMERICAN CANYON, Calif. — Peggy Fleming, a gold-medal figure skater at the 1968 Winter Olympic Games, signed autographs for customers in the shadow of the 535-ft. “Tour of London” Procter & Gamble product display at Walmart here on Thursday. Fleming’s appearance was on behalf of P&G, a Worldwide Olympic Partner.

January 11, 2012

Fleming Pharmaceuticals has sold rights of several of its products to Valeant International, Fleming said Wednesday.

ST. LOUIS — Fleming Pharmaceuticals has sold rights of several of its products to Valeant International, Fleming said Wednesday.

Fleming announced the sale of the OTC nasal spray Ocean, the prescription kidney dialysis vitamin supplement Nephrocaps, the magnesium supplement Magonate and ProBarimin QT, a medical food product for patients who have received weight loss surgery. Financial terms were not disclosed.

November 18, 2011

ProPhase Labs on Thursday announced that its Cold-Eeze product has been awarded the Parent Tested, Parent Approved Winner's Seal of Approval.

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. — ProPhase Labs on Thursday announced that its Cold-Eeze product has been awarded the Parent Tested, Parent Approved Winner's Seal of Approval. 

PTPA Media has North America's largest volunteer parent testing community, with more than 40,000 parents. The seal of approval is awarded based on quality, effectiveness and value.

October 4, 2011

Actress Thandie Newton has added a new role to her resume: spokeswoman.

CINCINNATI — Actress Thandie Newton has added a new role to her resume: spokeswoman.

Newton will serve as the new face of Olay Total Effects in North America, according the brand's parent company, Procter & Gamble. Newton revealed that she uses Olay Total Effects 7-in-1 daily UV moisturizer, an all-in-one, anti-aging facial moisturizer that fights seven signs of aging in just one product. The moisturizer features antioxidants and vitamins (specifically, niacinamide), which helps improve skin's moisture barrier and enhances its appearance.

May 5, 2011

Procter & Gamble has announced a new advertising campaign for its Pantene hair care brand, featuring actresses Eva Mendes and Naomi Watts.

CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble has announced a new advertising campaign for its Pantene hair care brand, featuring actresses Eva Mendes and Naomi Watts.

Beginning in July, both women will appear in all elements of the brand's marketing campaign, including TV and print advertising, in-store displays, iMedia and public relations campaigns.

Mendes will support the Breakage to Strength collection, while Watts will support the Flat to Volume collection.

March 28, 2011

If you’re looking for some comedic relief this summer, let Louis C.K. headline in your own home with Season 1 of “Louie."

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — If you’re looking for some comedic relief this summer, let Louis C.K. headline in your own home with Season 1 of “Louie,” the FX comedy TV series starring Louis C.K. as a successful stand-up comedian and newly single father raising two daughters in New York.

November 9, 2010

The first season of TV Land's "hot" sitcom, starring Betty White, will be available as...

LOS ANGELES The first season of TV Land's "hot" sitcom, starring Betty White, will be available as a two-disc DVD set on Jan. 11.

October 28, 2010

Kashi has teamed up with Gaiam, a leading distributor of lifestyle media and fitness accessories,...

NEW YORK Kashi has teamed up with Gaiam, a leading distributor of lifestyle media and fitness accessories, to provide consumers with health-and-wellness options in a three-phase partnership.

 

August 16, 2010

The natural hair care line by makeup and beauty expert Peter Lamas, founder of Peter...

NEW YORK The natural hair care line by makeup and beauty expert Peter Lamas, founder of Peter Lamas Products, made its way to Duane Reade in the spring and was spotted on shelf at the recently opened Duane Reade flagship store in Union Square.

Lamas has more than 30 years of experience in the beauty industry, defining the looks of Hollywood's hottest stars, such as Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly and Elizabeth Taylor.

May 12, 2010

Revlon has announced that its Almay brand has named Kate Hudson as its newest global...

May 2, 2010

Duane Reade, which is now owned by Walgreens, has expanded its hair care offering with...

September 10, 2007

The Body Shop founder Anita Roddick, who used her cosmetics company to help communicate human...