08/18/2017 - 2:32pm

Drug Store News recently discussed the new products the manufacturer of homeopathic remedies will be introducing at NACDS Total Store Expo with Boiron’s Gary Wittenberg, VP of national accounts.

08/18/2017 - 2:20pm
Americans are spending more than $60 billion on beauty annually. To survive as a meaningful competitor in this evolving beauty arena, drug stores must start to burnish their image.
08/18/2017 - 2:09pm
No matter where you stand with regard to Obamacare or the American Health Care Act that Congress is debating even now, one factor is certain: The cost of health care — and the consumer’s share of that cost — is only going to grow.
08/18/2017 - 1:24pm

Aging baby boomers have been a prime market for OTC analgesics, but the oldest members of society don’t have a monopoly on aches and pains.

08/18/2017 - 1:21pm

Of the 62% of PrescribeWellness survey respondents who chose the pharmacy over visiting a doctor’s office, as many as 26% stated their pharmacy is their “one-stop shop” for many health-and-wellness needs.

08/17/2017 - 5:24pm

Looking forward, several trends will shape what pharmacy looks like in 10 years, including the continuation of value-based care, a focus on providing wellness resources rather than sick care and many others. 

08/17/2017 - 5:12pm

The upper respiratory, cold-allergy-sinus liquids and tablets segments combined saw a 4% growth in sales across multi-outlets for the last 12 months compared with the previous year, with growth in drug and food channels for both UR segments.

08/17/2017 - 4:52pm

Lewis Drug’s two-pronged retailing approach encompasses both large-scale stores serving a broad range of needs in its more urban and suburban locations, and a network of much smaller and more traditionally merchandised drug stores serving smaller towns and rural areas.

08/17/2017 - 4:47pm

To get to the point where, as Lewis Drug SVP professional services Bill Ladwig puts it, “if people mention pharmacy in the Sioux Falls area, they think of Lewis,” the company has kept pharmacy services — from immunizations to community care programs and its latest foray into telepharmacy — at its core.