WARREN, N.J. – GSK Consumer Healthcare, the maker of Advil, today announced its commitment to reducing the plastic in over 80 million Advil bottles by 20%, which will result in a reduction of nearly 500,000 pounds of plastic in the environment. By 2022, Advil will have reduced the plastic in nearly all bottles available in stores and online.
WARREN, N.J. — GSK Consumer Healthcare has launched Tums Naturals, a new naturally-powered antacid joining the TUMS portfolio. As America’s No. 1 heartburn relief medicine, Tums is building its already expansive portfolio to meet growing consumer preferences for natural products by adding antacids that are free-from artificial flavors and dyes to its wide-range of heartburn
WARREN, N.J. — GSK Consumer Healthcare announced the launch of new Advil Dual Action, an exclusive formula that combines two of the most powerful pain fighting ingredients: ibuprofen and acetaminophen. In February, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Advil Dual Action as the first and only over-the-counter medication that combines ibuprofen and acetaminophen. The widely used, effective
WARREN, N.J. — GSK Consumer Healthcare announced the nationwide launch of Sensodyne Sensitivity and Gum, a new dual action toothpaste with a low abrasion formula that’s specifically designed to help people with both teeth sensitivity and gum problems. Sensodyne Sensitivity & Gum builds a protective layer over sensitive areas, while targeting and removing plaque bacteria
WARREN, N.J. — GSK Consumer Healthcare announced Monday a new product innovation with the launch of Theraflu Cough Relief, a new hot liquid remedy to treat cough and chest congestion. New Theraflu Cough Relief contains a 2-in-1 formulation for effective relief of dry and wet cough in a warm soothing liquid. The powerful medicine comes
WARREN, N.J. — GSK Consumer Healthcare announced the availability of Sensodyne Rapid Relief Whitening, a toothpaste that helps beat sensitivity in as little as three days with twice daily brushing, while also helping to whiten teeth by gently lifting stains and preventing new stains from forming. Sensodyne Rapid Relief Whitening is specifically engineered to beat
WARREN, N.J. — GSK Consumer Healthcare Wednesday announced an innovation for Pronamel with the launch of new Pronamel Intensive Enamel Repair toothpaste, designed to help actively repair acid-weakened enamel and protect teeth from future effects of acid erosion with twice daily brushing. Everyday acids in your diet, like green juice, wine and salad dressing, can weaken tooth enamel
WARREN, N.J. — GSK Consumer Healthcare announced a new innovation for Theraflu cold and flu symptom relief with the U.S. launch of Theraflu PowerPods Severe Cold. The brand recognizes consumer’s ever-changing lifestyles and, through this expansion of the current Theraflu portfolio, is modernizing how consumers can achieve cold & flu symptom relief. Compatible with single-serve coffee
WARREN, N.J. – GSK Consumer Healthcare has appointed Amardeep Kahlon as its chief marketing officer and vice president of U.S. marketing. In his new role, Amardeep is responsible for all aspects of marketing in the largest Consumer Healthcare market in the world. Amardeep will report to Colin Mackenzie, region head of the Americas, and become
WARREN, N.J. — GSK Consumer Healthcare has launched Sensodyne Rapid Relief, a new toothpaste formulated for fast relief of tooth pain from sensitivity. GSK said Tuesday that Sensodyne Rapid Relief is clinically proven to alleviate tooth sensitivity in as soon as three days with twice-daily brushing. The toothpaste does this by quickly creating a protective barrier over
CHICAGO — GSK Consumer Healthcare and CVS Health have partnered with American Lung Association’s Lung Force initiative to help people quit smoking. The American Lung Association said that GSK Consumer Healthcare will donate $1 to Lung Force for every box of Nicorette or NicoDerm CQ purchased at CVS Pharmacy through Dec. 2, up to $100,000.
Day two of the NACDS Annual Meeting featured the conference’s first Business Program, led by outgoing chairman Martin Otto of H-E-B and NACDS president and CEO Steve Anderson. Otto and Anderson discussed the think-tank approach to strategy that NACDS is embracing with its Future Value Targeting effort. “The Future Value Targeting initiative that Martin touched
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — As part of its “constant reinvention,” the National Association of Chain Drug Stores announced its “Future Value Targeting” initiative at the 2017 NACDS Annual Meeting. During Sunday’s Business Program at the conference, the association’s leadership described the NACDS Future Value Targeting effort as a linchpin of new strategies to drive collaboration that
OAKVILLE, Ontario — The Weather Network and French counterpart MétéoMédia have introduced the Allergy Outlook report in partnership with GSK Consumer Healthcare’s Flonase Allergy Relief brand. The Allergy Outlook provides timely information on mold, pollen and air quality levels. Launching initially in British Columbia, where seasonal allergies typically begin in February, the Allergy Outlook is slated