06/15/2015 - 12:40pm

As we raced to close this issue of Drug Store News, it sure had been a busy week for telehealth news, and by that measure, no headline was bigger than the news that Walgreens had decided to expand its partnership with Web-MD into three more states — Illinois, Washington and Colorado.

06/15/2015 - 12:40pm

Walmart, Costco and Rite Aid are three retailers driving significant traction in vitamin, mineral and supplement sales, TABS Group reported in May, helping to take share away from such online retailers as Amazon, which captures 36% of all online vitamin traffic, even as sales overall were up 3% to $11.8 billion.

06/15/2015 - 12:39pm

As many as 39% of Americans feel restless when they sleep at least once or twice every week, and 27.5% feel restless at least three or four nights each week, according to a survey conducted in May by Field Agent on behalf of Drug Store News.

06/15/2015 - 12:39pm
06/15/2015 - 12:39pm

You don’t need a poll to know that sleep, or rather the lack thereof, has become a big deal for Americans. 

06/15/2015 - 12:39pm

What impact might wearable devices have on the sale of sleep aids in the future? The impact could be significant.

06/15/2015 - 12:39pm

The sale of sleeping remedies continues to be a caffeinated business, especially across the liquids segment.

06/15/2015 - 12:38pm

Information technology will play an increasingly critical role in how all health providers administer care, collaborate with one another in a team-based approach to care, and engage with patients themselves.

06/15/2015 - 12:38pm

In the past 12 months ended April 19, Zyrtec (McNeil Consumer Healthcare) continues to dominate the allergy category with total retail sales of $332 million.