Health and beauty care retailers have reason to celebrate as the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Marketplace Conference, a top showcase for new HBC products, gets under way in Philadelphia this week. In a trend cutting across all segments of the business, executives say, consumers are spending more on high-end new products -- if they believe they are getting true innovation for their money. Exhibit A is Total. Since its launch last December, Colgate-Palmolive Co.'s new ...

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