05/15/2012 - 3:50pm

The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and the National Community Pharmacists Association announced the winners of a competition designed to highlight the best practices in medication adherence teaching among the nation's 127 colleges and schools of pharmacy.

05/15/2012 - 1:14pm

Rite Aid has closed an offering of new debt from which it plans to generate funding for a buyback of older debt, the retailer said Tuesday.

05/15/2012 - 11:09am

U.S. retail sales slowed during the month of April, the Census Bureau reported Tuesday.

05/15/2012 - 10:26am

Cardinal Health has acquired regional wholesaler Dik Drug for an undisclosed price, according to published reports.

05/15/2012 - 10:07am

Cardinal Health on Tuesday announced it had agreed to a settlement with the Drug Enforcement Agency that allows the company to bring resolution to ongoing litigation.

05/15/2012 - 8:59am

Walgreens on Tuesday infused greater value into its Prescription Savings Club program, which now offers discounts on more than 8,000 brand-name and generic prescriptions, thanks to the inclusion of more than 700 "value-priced" generics, which retail as low as $12 for a 90-day supply.

05/14/2012 - 2:37pm

Schnuck Markets is opening a stand-alone pharmacy at a hospital in Illinois with an emphasis on specialty pharmacy services, the supermarket operator said.

05/14/2012 - 2:28pm

Giant Food Stores collected nearly 3 tons of unused medications during a nationwide medication take-back day last month, the chain said.

05/14/2012 - 1:05pm

Consumers gravitate toward traditional pharmacies for their everyday health-and-wellness needs, according to the "2012 Harris Poll EquiTrend" survey released Monday.