11/17/2016 - 9:29am

Walmart noted that e-commerce has contributed 50 basis points to its comparable growth of 1.2%, which is the strongest contribution, yet.

11/16/2016 - 4:02pm

Beer is still America’s No. 1 alcoholic beverage, but retail experts say that U.S. consumers are buying less of it as they turn to other alcohol types, such as hard soda, cider and wine.

11/16/2016 - 4:02pm

U.S. consumers are increasingly prioritizing health and wellness in their decision-making, and this is especially true when it comes to beverages.

11/16/2016 - 10:08am

Same-store sales across Shoppers Drug Mart outlets were up 2.8%, with same-store pharmacy sales increasing by 1.6% and same-store front store sales increasing by 3.9%.

11/09/2016 - 1:22pm
Business Insider is reporting that as news that Donald Trump will be the 45th president sent stocks into an early Thursday tumble in Europe, by around 9:50 a.m. in London (4:50 a.m. EST), pharmaceutical stocks were rising, with Hikma Pharmaceuticals’s stock up 6% on the FTSE 100. Roche and Novartis saw stock increases over 4% and GSK saw a 1.8% bump. Jefferies pointed to hope that efforts to enact new pricing rules on drugs led the swell, telling Business Insider, “Sentiment towards the Healthcare sector ought to swing initially away from draconian fears over drug pricing.” (Business Insider)
 
 
11/03/2016 - 3:01pm

Diplomat Pharmacy on Wednesday shared the financial results for its third quarter ended Sept. 30, showing increases in revenue and dispensed prescriptions, but also a drop in profit per prescription dispensed and its gross margin.

11/02/2016 - 2:29pm

The company posted a 5.9% revenue increase for the quarter, bringing in $37.6 billion, and saw a fiscal year revenue increase of 8%, bringing in $146.8 billion. 

11/02/2016 - 7:22am

Prior to the proposed offering, the selling stockholders owned 22.5 million shares in the aggregate, representing approximately 2.1% of Walgreens' outstanding shares of common stock.

11/01/2016 - 6:54am

Net costs related to acquisition and conversion of 5 former Mars Super Markets in the Baltimore market and 10 former Food Lion units in Maryland credited for Weis' net income decline.