08/17/2017 - 3:19pm

DSN editor in chief Rob Eder talks about how Sioux Falls, S.D., chain Lewis Drug has kept its relevance to its core shopper with its differentiated offerings and its connection to the community. 

06/08/2017 - 3:06pm

DSN editor in chief Rob Eder discusses the importance of purpose to the New General Market consumer, and how it unites the brands connecting most with their customers. 

05/17/2017 - 11:52am

It’s hard to argue against making sure every American has basic health insurance. The reality is that Americans have been paying through the nose for years to cover the costs of the uninsured that go without routine, basic care only to wind up later in the emergency room, or on the operating table.

04/14/2017 - 2:21pm

Drug Store News editor in chief Rob Eder writes about the big takeaways from recent lapses in corporate communications best practices. 

03/06/2017 - 3:46pm

Twenty years ago this month, I put on what was then my “lucky” tie, this horrible, neon yellow number from Banana Republic — it wore more like a bad Hawaiian shirt than a tie — and I started a new job as senior editor for OTCs and natural health at Drug Store News. Sure, I have a lot less hair today than I did then, but I also have much better taste in ties.

02/02/2017 - 2:27pm

In April, Drug Store News and Mack Elevation will host the third annual New General Market Forum in Minneapolis. The exclusive thought-leadership platform brings together leading CPG companies that share a common purpose — to connect on an emotional level, building community and advocacy with an ever-more diverse consumer.

01/04/2017 - 9:35am

Pokémon Go offers some fresh ideas on how to drive consumers to their stores and to their brands.

12/06/2016 - 5:00pm

Drug Store News last week wrapped its 18th Industry Issues Summit. What began almost two decades ago as a closed-door discussion between a handful of retail merchandising executives and a few vendors in a small hotel meeting room has since evolved to become one of the signature thought leadership and networking events on the industry calendar.

11/16/2016 - 2:57pm

President Donald Trump — nobody saw that coming. Except maybe one man Drug Store News interviewed for our January 2011 cover story: Stewart “Stewie Rah-Rah” Rahr, the freewheeling billionaire-philanthropist and former owner/founder of Kinray,