09/22/2017 - 2:42pm

WellWise breathes a little retail pizzazz into what has traditionally been a clinical retail shopping experience, Shoppers Drug Mart's Theresa Firestone told Drug Store News.

09/22/2017 - 1:03pm

Thrifty White recently introduced the dedicated diabetes pilot across 20 markets with plans to roll out the program to all stores  in October.

09/21/2017 - 11:40am

The National Center for Homeopathy is hosting screenings across the nation, from New York and Philadelphia to Berkeley, Calif.

09/20/2017 - 4:16pm

The respondents who reported using homeopathy were more likely to be white, female, married, highly educated, ages 30 years old to 44 years old and live in the western United States.

09/19/2017 - 5:25pm

A panel of start-up companies — UnaliWear, Chrono Therapeutics, BraceUnder, Sleep.ai and 23andMe — spoke about the white spaces their organizations targeted and the solutions they created to fill those voids at a special Health Innovation Summit, hosted by CVS Health in partnership with Drug Store News and Mack Elevation in June.

09/19/2017 - 3:11pm

CVS Health is poised to boost its health innovation efforts in response to a rapid-fire series of marketplace changes. Much of the focus will center on embracing emerging health trends — from connected health technology to DNA testing.

09/19/2017 - 2:08pm

Heightened consumer expectations, coupled with increased efforts by manufacturers and distributors to adopt a “direct-to-consumer” sales model, should be compelling drug chains and other retailers to leverage new opportunities in their businesses … ," according to Steve Laughlin, VP and general manager of global consumer industry at IBM, in his CVS Health Innovation Summit presentation.

09/19/2017 - 1:25pm

Lifestlyes Zero is the new product that’s being launched now. It’s the thinnest condom across the LifeStyles portfolio, which is expected to be a significant point of differentiation for consumers going forward.

09/19/2017 - 1:23pm

Video-based marketing messages designed for mobile viewing represent a significant opportunity for retailers, as consumers now spend three hours per day on their mobile devices, and mobile penetration continues to grow, with 2 billion new mobile phones activated last year alone.