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Week of Mon, Apr 22nd, 2013

Arctic Ease hits shelves at CVS stores

Artic Ease is rolling out its cold therapy compression wrap nationwide via distribution to more than 7,400 CVS/pharmacy drug stores.

Settlement clears way for Actavis to market Intuniv generic

Actavis Inc. plans to launch a generic version of the ADHD drug Intuniv next year under a settlement with Shire.

Hershey shuffles its management team

In a flurry of executive moves, Hershey Co. has named new global and North America presidents as well as a new chief financial officer, among other changes.

Empowered Products boosts distribution at CVS

Empowered Products Inc.'s GunOil and PINK sexual wellness brands are slated to be carried at "substantially" more CVS/pharmacy stores.

Teva forms global specialty drug group

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. has created a global specialty medicines group.

Orville Redenbacher adds Pop Crunch popcorn snack

Orville Redenbacher's Gourmet Popcorn has extended its lineup with Pop Crunch, a ready-to-eat popcorn snack.

Sucampo gets OK for broader use of Amitiza

Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc. has gained approval from the Food and Drug for expanded use of Amitiza, a medication for constipation.

Hawaiian Tropic in search of 'new face'

Hawaiian Tropic next month plans to kick off an online search for a "new face" for the brand.

National Sales Solutions hires regional sales EVP

National Sales Solutions LLC has named Rich Siporin as executive vice president of sales for the Northeast region.

FDA approves Warner Chilcott birth control pill

Warner Chilcott has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for Minastrin 24 FE capsules, an oral contraceptive.

Peeps unveils pair of new summer flavors

Just Born Inc. has added two new Peeps candy products and is bringing back Mike and Ike Lemonade Blends for its fourth year.

Clark Pharmaceuticals, Ferndale Healthcare team on skin care

Clark Pharmaceuticals LLC and Ferndale Healthcare Inc. have partnered to produce over-the-counter therapeutic skin care products.

SheaMoisture sizes up burgeoning ethnic market

Research by Sundial Brands, which makes the SheaMoisture line of beauty care products, points to the emergence of a New General Market that is more diverse in a number of ways.

Heineken exec: Drug chains can capitalize on beer sales

Drug stores have yet to fully tap the beer sales opportunity, especially when it comes to upscale brews such as imports, according to Steve Ward, vice president of national accounts at Heineken USA.

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