'MATURITY' SEEN IN SOME STORE-BRAND HBC GROWTH

PINE BROOK, N.J. -- Store-brand health and beauty care has begun to show signs of maturation in some large-volume supermarket categories, after having achieved significant penetration rates.This may slow the overall pace of growth of private-label HBC within the supermarket channel, said Gabe Lowy, a former New York securities analyst who is now president of Lowy Group, a research and consulting company

PINE BROOK, N.J. -- Store-brand health and beauty care has begun to show signs of maturation in some large-volume supermarket categories, after having achieved significant penetration rates.

This may slow the overall pace of growth of private-label HBC within the supermarket channel, said Gabe Lowy, a former New York securities analyst who is now president of Lowy Group, a research and consulting company located here.

Among over-the-counter categories in grocery with double-di

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