01/07/2016 - 11:14am

Comparable results were best among the company's hearing aid, optical and pharmacy categories, Jeff Elliott, AVP financial planning and investor relations, shared in a pre-recorded call for investors. 

01/07/2016 - 9:05am

On a same-store basis, the Jean Coutu Group network's retail sales increased by 0.1%, pharmacy sales decreased by 1.6% and front-end sales increased by 2.4%.

01/07/2016 - 7:54am

Walgreens Boots Alliance’s proposed acquisition of Rite Aid Corporation is progressing as planned following a first quarter of fiscal 2016 that saw a 48.5% increase in net sales over last year. 

01/06/2016 - 2:54pm

VMS sales were up 4.1% to $6.6 billion across total U.S. multi-outlets, and sales of bars were up 9.3% to $2.2 billion, according to the latest IRI data.

01/06/2016 - 2:54pm

The weight-control category is growing at a healthy 4.5% clip with $3.3 billion across total U.S. multi-outlets for the 52 weeks ended Nov. 1, according to IRI. 

01/06/2016 - 2:53pm

Look for highly targeted, biologically engineered drug therapies and a more integrated, teamwork-driven and evidence-based approach to medication therapy to dominate the pharmacy landscape in 2016.

01/06/2016 - 2:26pm

Amneal Pharmaceuticals’ co-CEO and chairman will present at J.P. Morgan’s Healthcare Conference on Jan. 11. 

01/05/2016 - 4:37pm

Some of the details are vague, but businesses and individuals selling items via Amazon.com experienced a generally successful holiday season.  According to figures released by Amazon, more than 23 million items were ordered worldwide from sellers on Amazon on Cyber Monday, a more than 40% increase year-over-year.

01/05/2016 - 4:34pm

All was not quiet on New Year’s Day for online retailers and their customers. According to Verizon Retail Index data, broadband traffic attributed to e-commerce shopping activity reached new heights over the New Year’s holiday weekend.