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Tampa Bay Business Journal: KeriCure strikes deal with Publix

KeriCure Inc. will be selling its wound care products in 855 Publix stores starting next month. KeriCure, a Tampa-based, woman-owned small business, struck a deal to sell its skin protectant product line in 616 Publix stores throughout Florida and in 239 locations throughout Georgia, Tennessee, South Carolina and Alabama, a statement said. It’s scheduled to be available at Publix as of Sept. 13. The products have been sold at Kroger (NYSE: KR) stores throughout the south for the past month. Adding Publix Super Markets, headquartered in Lakeland, is key for KeriCure since both are Florida-based companies, said Kerriann Greenhaigh, founder, […]

Featured in USF’s The Oracle: Alumna’s skin care research hits shelves

Alumna’s skin care research hits shelves By Alex Rosenthal, MANAGING EDITOR   Published: Thursday, June 20, 2013 Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013 Some students can only dream of having their research leave the lab and land commercially on store shelves nationwide, but one USF alumna is making a name for herself through research she began while working on her dissertation in 2007. Now, Kerriann Greenhalgh, who graduated from USF in 2007 with a PhD in organic chemistry, has products readily available in local stores and online, with plans to expand distribution out of Florida and develop more products. “Seeing something I created in a lab […]