08/20/2014 - 12:51pm

While drug stores across North America have diversified their mix over the past few years, over-the-counter medications remain at the heart of most every pharmacy retailer’s efforts, helping to maintain the drug channel’s inherent value as a front-line healthcare provider and the outlet of choice for consumers suffering from a wide range of minor illnesses.

08/19/2014 - 4:23pm

Beginning Aug. 19, the taxi app company Uber will offer a drug store shopping service for a limited time in a limited area to Washington, D.C., residents. 

 

08/19/2014 - 10:39am

Nielsen on Monday announced the appointments of two executive leaders: John Lewis as global president and Karen Fichuk as president North America. 

 

08/19/2014 - 10:32am

NBTY on Tuesday named Steven Cahillane CEO. A 25-year consumer goods industry veteran, Cahillane comes to NBTY from Coca-Cola, where he led the successful integration of Coca‐Cola Enterprises' North American bottling operation and drove significant market share gains as president of Coca-Cola Americas. 

08/19/2014 - 9:28am

Advertising claims for weight loss supplement products feed the Federal Trade Commission with the highest settlement costs within the dietary supplement and functional food category, according to a new web-based, members-only tool from the Council for Responsible Nutrition. 

08/18/2014 - 3:32pm

Generics company Libertas Pharma this summer has rolled out a new multivitamin intended for patients with malabsorption. 

08/18/2014 - 11:13am

Patients with low blood levels of vitamin D are at increased risk of death and serious complications after noncardiac surgery, according to a study published Friday in Anesthesia & Analgesia.

08/14/2014 - 9:23am

DripDrop on Thursday closed a $5.6 million round of financing, which will support DripDrop's national rollout of its rehydration product to retail pharmacies and hospitals.

08/13/2014 - 1:45pm

Nordic Naturals recently announced that its Nordic Naturals Ultimate Omega-D3 Sport is now available in a liquid formulation.