Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals on Monday acquired Mexican OTC and nutritional manufacturer Advanced Pharmaceuticals and Nutritionals.
Fred’s on Thursday announced that its March sales increased 0.3% to $191.7 million.
Walgreens Boots Alliance on Thursday posted solid same-store sales numbers, driving U.S. sales up 7.4% to $21 billion, but has targeted 200 store closures in a cost-saving initiative.
Walgreens Boots Alliance on Wednesday declared a regular quaterly dividend of 33.75 cents per share.
Family Dollar Stores reported a 3% lift in second-quarter revenue with same-store sales up 0.5%.
Strong same-store sales help lift Rite Aid annual revenue 3.9% to $26.5 billion.
Rite Aid's March results spurred a 3% lift in its share price Thursday morning.
Amneal Pharmaceuticals will acquire Actavis Australia's generic pharmaceutical business. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and Auspex Pharmaceuticals announced an agreement under which Teva will acquire Auspex in a deal valued at $3.2 billion.
The two companies will merge to create The Kraft Heinz Company, resulting in a portfolio that will make the newly formed entity a food-and-beverage powerhouse.