01/29/2016 - 10:06am

McKesson's North America pharmaceutical distribution and services revenues were $39.6 billion for the quarter, up 6% on a reported basis and 7% on a constant currency basis, primarily driven by market growth.

01/28/2016 - 12:44pm

Overall same-store sales decreased 1.4% over the prior-year period, including a front-end same-store sales decline of 1.9% and a pharmacy same-store sales decrease of 1.2%. 

01/21/2016 - 1:00pm

Ahold USA's identical sales excluding gas were up 1.6%, positively affected by competitor store closures in the New York Metro market. 

01/11/2016 - 1:46pm

Shire and Baxalta, according to a report in Crain’s Chicago Business, will be merging in a deal that is being valued at about $32 billion, which includes a pledge from Shire to give Baxalta Shareholders $18 cash, plus .1282 of Shire’s American depository receipts, per share. The merger will make Shire the largest maker of treatments for rare diseases in the world. (Crain’s Chicago Business)

01/11/2016 - 11:44am

In 2015, higi users averaged about a million tests per week, with its user base growing to more than 30 million people who collectively tracked more than 100 million miles’ worth of activity.

01/08/2016 - 11:05am
Fred's total sales for the first 11 months of 2015 increased 9% to $2 billion as compared to the same period last year.
01/07/2016 - 12:14pm

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 - 10:05am

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 - 8:54am

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.