04/14/2017 - 4:40pm

Alex Perez-Tenessa served for four years and four months as CVS’ VP merchandising manager of beauty and personal care, helping the division generate $5 billion in revenue.

04/14/2017 - 3:00pm

A pioneer in supermarket pharmacy retailing, H-E-B has been at the forefront of the movement to expand their stores’ health-and-wellness outreach beyond the pharmacy and into the food aisles.

04/14/2017 - 3:00pm

Costco Wholesale is extending its reach into the market for pharmacy and preventive health services, surging past the 500 mark in total pharmacies operating in the United States and expanding its menu of health screenings, immunizations and clinical-care offerings.

04/14/2017 - 3:00pm

Rite Aid has converted almost half of its store base to the highly successful Wellness store format since 2012.

04/14/2017 - 2:59pm

CVS continues its health-forward transformation in the wake of its 2014 decision to stop selling tobacco products, and repositioning CVS Pharmacy as a leading health and beauty destination.

04/14/2017 - 2:59pm

There is no question that one of the top nonprescription categories contributing to both sales and foot traffic right now is allergy. Sales of nasal sprays — the category that captures all of the latest nasal corticosteroid Rx-to-OTC switches — are up 10.2%.

04/14/2017 - 2:59pm

Several categories are heating things up in the beauty aisles, especially Korean beauty.

04/14/2017 - 2:58pm

Shopko Pharmacy had an excellent 2016, led by total prescription growth and increased days of supply, with continued growth in 90-day fills as a percent of prescription fills.

04/14/2017 - 2:58pm

Giant supermarket operator Kroger views health and wellness as an area for long-term investment, a point underscored by its purchase last year of specialty pharmacy ModernHEALTH.