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Products in brief | GSK, Mentholatum, Perrigo, RB

10 September 2020

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Healthcare is launching Advil Dual Action in the US with help from actress Angela Kinsey, Mentholatum has two new products in the US, Perrigo has now launched its store-brand version of Voltaren Arthritis Pain in the US, and RB is supplying free access to Dettol hand s...

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Industry in brief | iNova, RB, Sun Genomics

1 July 2020

iNova Pharmaceuticals is seeking consumer healthcare innovations through iPitch 2020, Reckitt Benckiser (RB) is working with ResApp Health on a smartphone app, and personalised probiotics specialist Sun Genomics has raised funding of USD8.65 million.

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RB’s OTC business rises by a third amid COVID-19

8 May 2020

Worldwide sales at RB’s OTC business shot up by a third on a like-for-like basis in the first quarter of 2020 as demand was boosted by the COVID-19 pandemic. RB said there had been “exceptional demand” for Mucinex in North America and for Nurofen in Europe, Australia and New Zealand.

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Industry in brief | Pierre Fabre, Beiersdorf, RB, P&G

20 March 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Pierre Fabre is starting to manufacture hydroalcoholic gels, Beiersdorf has stepped up production of medical grade disinfectants, RB has launched a public health information campaign, and Procter & Gamble’s (P&G’s) Vicks brand has donated USD1 million to a medic...

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RB plans to reshape and invest GBP2 billion

3 March 2020

RB plans to reorganise around three global business units – Hygiene, Health and Nutrition – and invest GBP2 billion (USD2.5 billion) in transforming the reshaped company over the next three years. The company has also recorded a goodwill impairment charge of GBP5.04 billion relating to the Mead John...

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People in brief | RB, Unilever, CHPA, Navamedic

5 December 2019

RB has created the new position of chief transformation officer and Unilever has appointed its first-ever chief digital and marketing officer, while the US Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) has added to its senior management team and Navamedic has a new chief financial officer.

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