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News and information on over-the-counter and healthcare products, merchandising and trends in the retail and community pharmacy.

Dollar General to sell CBD products in select states

Dollar General announced the availability of approximately 20 CBD product SKUs in 1,100 of its stores across Tennessee and Kentucky.

Optimum Nutrition launches sports nutrition line aimed at 40-plus crowd

The Downer’s Grove, Ill.-based company has launched Gold Standard Fit 40, aimed at active adults older than 40 years old in need of sports nutrition options. 

The Ewing, N.J.-based Church & Dwight brand has introduced its CBD Full Spectrum Hemp Extract product line on its website and through certain retailers. 

Walgreens is releasing the November report of its flu index with Louisiana reporting the most instances of the flu.

Perrigo has completed its acquisition of the OTC rights to Prevacid 24HR.

UnitedHealthcare and Walgreens will be opening 14 UnitedHealthcare Medicare service centers within Walgreens stores in five metropolitan areas.

From the crowded pack of 150 new products introduced in October, Hamacher Resource Group identified five that piqued interest based on earning potential and novelty.

These women working with suppliers were recognized as part of the DSN Top Women in Health, Wellness and Beauty Awards.

Not only does Sunbeam have a large share of the heating pad category, but it is unveiling new technologies and formats, driving incremental sales and, by the way, profits. 

Medela’s Freestyle Flex Breast Pump is a hands-free, rechargeable and cordless pump, the company said.

upspring Stomach Settle Drops

UpSpring is growing its selection beyond only health-and-wellness products for moms and babies into family wellness while also growing its selection available at Walmart.

TruPura’s product line includes six product categories that are made with CBD from American-grown hemp, the company said. 

As flu season gets off the ground, Walgreens is issuing the first of its monthly Walgreens Flu Index reports.

The Ronkonkoma, N.Y.-based company has partnered with TRU-ID to verify and identify botanical ingredients using its DNA-certification technology. 

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