04/14/2017 - 2:59pm

CVS continues its health-forward transformation in the wake of its 2014 decision to stop selling tobacco products, and repositioning CVS Pharmacy as a leading health and beauty destination.

04/14/2017 - 2:59pm

There is no question that one of the top nonprescription categories contributing to both sales and foot traffic right now is allergy. Sales of nasal sprays — the category that captures all of the latest nasal corticosteroid Rx-to-OTC switches — are up 10.2%.

04/14/2017 - 2:59pm

Several categories are heating things up in the beauty aisles, especially Korean beauty.

04/14/2017 - 2:58pm

Shopko Pharmacy had an excellent 2016, led by total prescription growth and increased days of supply, with continued growth in 90-day fills as a percent of prescription fills.

04/14/2017 - 2:58pm

This could be the year. Movement again is occurring in Congress on legislation that would confer professional provider status on pharmacists serving millions of older Americans in many parts of the country.

04/14/2017 - 2:58pm

Giant supermarket operator Kroger views health and wellness as an area for long-term investment, a point underscored by its purchase last year of specialty pharmacy ModernHEALTH.

04/14/2017 - 2:58pm

By pharmacists: For pharmacists. That simple edict captures the spirit of how AmerisourceBergen and its Good Neighbor Pharmacy franchise operation approach independent pharmacy.

04/14/2017 - 2:57pm

How to engage patients waiting to be seen by a doctor at a doctor’s office or hospital has been an age-old problem. Ez WaitingRoom provides a clear-cut answer, and how drug store retailers fit into the equation.

04/14/2017 - 2:57pm

Cardinal Health Pharmacy Network stores — part of a larger group of more than 25,000 chain and independent stores supplied by the wholesale distribution and health services giant — have shown repeatedly that they can compete successfully against national chains on their own turf.