has quietly launched an exclusive line of over-the-counter health
products in a possible challenge to pharmacy retail chains that could
spark a price war and put pressure on store-brand profit margins.
Technically, the company doesn't own
these products, which are produced by private-label manufacturer
Perrigo, but it does put Amazon in a position to squeeze other
retailers. The e-commerce giant launched the Basic Care line in August, including 60 products ranging from ibuprofen to hair regrowth treatment.. . . more