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November 15, 2010

Now that more drug stores have moved into the grocery business, consumers are gaining more convenient access to food.

As a result, drug stores, which have always been synonymous with health and wellness, also have a tremendous opportunity to meet the nutrition needs of time-starved shoppers by stocking their shelves with healthier foods.

Food manufacturers, like Kellogg, see an opportunity for retail pharmacies to help reinvent the way groceries are merchandised to shoppers and help consumers make better decisions when buying food.

November 15, 2010

You’ve heard it before, and it’s true: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.

November 15, 2010

Should retail pharmacists tell their patients to eat a good breakfast?

A mountain of data showing the health benefits of a good breakfast — one that includes high-fiber foods like cereals and grains — point to an unequivocal answer: absolutely. Studies have proven that eating breakfast is closely linked to healthy body weights, improved mental alertness and physical performance. Plus, people who skip breakfast don’t make up for the missed nutrients later in the day.

November 15, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration could move on manufacturers of energy drinks that combine alcohol...

November 15, 2010

Families count on cereal for convenient, affordable nutrition. Quickly prepared or eaten on the go, cereal is a convenient breakfast option for today’s busy families that also provides important nutrients. Studies have proven that eating breakfast is closely linked to healthy body weights, improved mental alertness and physical performance. Plus, people who skip breakfast don’t make up for the missed nutrients later in the day.

November 15, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute on Tuesday announced the appointment of Susan Borra as SVP communications...

November 14, 2010

Frito-Lay continues its commitment to college football fans with a new, limited-edition football-shaped version of...

November 14, 2010

Tostitos has launched its new Tostitos Artisan Recipes tortilla chips in time for the holiday...

November 11, 2010

Eboost on Thursday launched its super berry liquid shot, formulated with a host of vitamins,...

November 10, 2010

Fig Food's line of 100% plant-based, organic- and kosher-certified soups are making their way to...

November 8, 2010

New Leaf introduced New York Giants wide receiver Steve Smith as its new spokesman, marking...

November 8, 2010

Looking to offer consumers a more sustainable option, Aura Cacia has announced that its soothing...

November 8, 2010

Coca-Cola is beefing up its noncarbonated beverage portfolio with four new varieties of Fuze and...

November 8, 2010

One of Hershey's popular mint brands is adding a powerfully cool taste experience to its...

November 8, 2010

One of the world's largest food and beverage businesses is teaming up with a specialty...

November 8, 2010

Leading Brands will roll out its TrueBlue 100% juices across Canada and the West Coast...

November 7, 2010

Whole Foods Market on Monday announced that it is supporting one organization's efforts to end...

November 4, 2010

A daily dose of beet juice may increase blood flow to the brain and keep...

November 3, 2010

Clif Bar on Thursday announced the introduction of a revamped Clif Shot energy gel, a...

November 3, 2010

In line with its football-themed campaign, Dr Pepper has partnered with Electronic Arts to develop...

November 3, 2010

KidKupz on Tuesday announced its new medicine-dispensing cups soon will be available nationwide through Walgreens....

October 31, 2010

Alberto Culver, which in September entered into an agreement to be acquired by Unilever, announced...

October 31, 2010

Positioned directly opposite the pharmacy counter, Sam's Club has placed children's supplementation center stage with...

October 27, 2010

Beauty company Revlon announced on Thursday a 2.2% dip in net sales as net income...

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