FDA Challenges Supplement Makers" Marketing Claims

The Food and Drug Administration sent warning letters accusing 17 nutritional-supplement makers of selling more than 58 products with improper claims that they can prevent, treat or cure serious diseases......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 12th, 2019

Sarasota compounding pharmacy to pay $775,000 to resolve kickback allegations

A Sarasota compounding pharmacy and its owners will pay at least $775,000 to resolve claims that they paid kickbacks to a third-party marketing company to lure prospective patients for prescriptions regardless of patient need.  The payment by Vital.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2019

FDA to Vitamin Makers: Supplements Can’t Cure Alzheimer’s, Cancer, Opioid Addiction

Three out of four Americans consume some type of dietary supplement, such as a daily vitamin, as part of their regular routine. The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued more than a dozen warnings and advisory letters on.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 11th, 2019

FTC, FDA Warn Makers of Alzheimer Cure Supplements

The U.S. FDA and the FTC have sent warning letters to three makers and distributors of products that make unsubstantiated claims of providing relief or cures from a variety of diseases, including........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 11th, 2019

J&J, U.S. states settle hip implant claims for $120 million

Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics unit have agreed to pay $120 million to resolve deceptive marketing claims by several U.S. states over the company's metal-on-metal hip implants......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 22nd, 2019

J&J to pay $120M to settle hip implant marketing claims, Reuters reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 22nd, 2019

Johnson & Johnson, U.S. states settle hip implant claims for $120 million

Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics unit have agreed to pay $120 million to resolve deceptive marketing claims by several U.S. states over the company's metal-on-metal hip implants......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 22nd, 2019

Western Australia claims BHP owes up to $215 million in underpaid iron ore royalties

The state of Western Australia said on Monday an audit had found global miner BHP Group underpaid royalties on iron ore shipments sold via its Singapore marketing hub stretching back over more than a decade......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

Germany Shows Symptoms of Deeper Economic Pain

Fresh signs of a weakening German economy are raising fears that last year’s slowdown could spill into 2019, deepening the challenges facing policy makers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 9th, 2019

How to successfully market and sell a controversial product

Companies that sell controversial products face their own unique marketing challenges. If your business sells a highly debated product or service, follow these tips to get your product in front of your target audience. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 8th, 2019

Data-Driven Marketing Platform Interactive Offers Tackles The Challenges Of Deliving Safe And Effective Advertising Analytics

With the second annual Benzinga Fintech Summit in the books and another year of events brining tog.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 3rd, 2018

Things to know before marketing a food, dietary supplement or cosmetics product on social media

Social media is a powerful tool for marketing products, providing access to a vast, diverse, and engaged audience. However, to avoid unwanted action from regulators and minimize the risk of litigation, companies should be aware of FDA and FTC rules g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2018

Cadillac Cancels Car-Subscription Service

General Motors is winding down a car-subscription service it rolled out nearly two years ago for Cadillac, underscoring the challenges traditional car makers face as they try to diversify into new transportation offerings......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 3rd, 2018

World’s Thinnest Phone Launched, You May Mistake It For A Credit Card

At a time when smartphone makers are working on making phones bigger, one Japanese company did just the opposite. NTT Docomo claims to have launched the world’s thinnest phone wit.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 18th, 2018

Opioid Makers Ask Counties for Proof of Harm

As the number of opioid lawsuits against Purdue Pharma and other drug manufacturers reaches 1,500 and counting, the companies are pushing their adversaries to offer specific details to back up their claims......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 18th, 2018

Nomura to pay $480 million to U.S. over "fraudulent" mortgage-backed securities

Nomura Holdings Inc has agreed to pay $480 million to resolve civil claims by the U.S. government that it misled investors in marketing residential mortgage-backed securities, U.S. authorities said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2018

LaCroix sued over claims that its popular sparkling water is 'all natural' -

Today.comLaCroix sued over claims that its popular sparkling water is 'all natural'Today.comWhat's really in that trendy sparkling water you're drinking? A new lawsuit claims the makers of LaCroix sparkling water are using dec.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 8th, 2018

Bitfinex Challenges Insolvency Rumors, Provides Proof of Wallet Reserves

Top three cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex is pushing back against claims that call its solvency into question The Hong Kong based company released a blog post on October 7 2017 that states contrary to recent rumors it is not insolvent In.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqOct 8th, 2018

3 marketing challenges of a growing business, and how to overcome them

Every business wants to grow. That’s totally understandable. But, it’s easy to forget that growth creates new challenges and bigger questions for business leaders. While operational or human resources needs might seem obvious, the way you a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2018

Colorado suing OxyContin maker over deceptive marketing

A lawsuit from the state of Colorado claims Purdue Pharma, which earned $35 billion in opioid manufacturing and sales, aimed its marketing to create doubt that opioids should be used sparingly.      &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 11th, 2018

Online Propaganda Builds Islamic State Brand

Even as Islamic State has lost territory in Syria and Iraq, it reigns supreme in cyberspace, where its critical recruitment and marketing tool has helped it build a brutish brand using propaganda and sometimes false claims......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 26th, 2018