03/08/2012 - 5:41pm

In a recent campaign, Walgreens used LocalResponse’s Direct Response to reach customers in-store to disseminate store promotions, such as flu shots and coupons for Kraft Foods’ Halls cough drops.

03/08/2012 - 5:41pm

A Consumer Healthcare Products Association study earlier this year supported what everyone has known all along: Use of over-the-counter medicines saves the U.S. healthcare system money. A lot of it. 


03/08/2012 - 5:41pm

Back pain is one of the leading reasons adults under the age of 45 years call in sick to work, second only to the common cold, according to the American Pain Foundation

03/08/2012 - 5:41pm

In January, specialty pharmacy group contracting organization Armada Health Care introduced ApproveRx, a Web-based system that it says will greatly streamline the prior authorization process and already has been adopted by Amber Pharmacy. Meanwhile, the company also is gearing up for the Armada Summit at the Wynn Las Vegas Hotel in May.

03/08/2012 - 5:41pm

The market for drugs to treat diabetes — especially Type 2 diabetes — has shown quite a bit of activity lately.

03/08/2012 - 5:41pm

“How does that help me sell more cases, pallets and truckloads?” That’s a question I have been asked repeatedly, particularly as the world of retail pharmacy has evolved to play a larger role in health care. With that, the business that we cover in Drug Store News has become incredibly more complicated.


03/08/2012 - 5:20pm

SC Johnson has teamed up with Cornell University's Center for Sustainable Global Enterprise to launch a new product concept.

03/08/2012 - 3:28pm

Colgate-Palmolive announced on Thursday that its board of directors increased the ongoing quarterly common stock cash dividend by 7%. Separately, the company also announced that Nikesh Arora, SVP and chief business officer of Google, has been elected to its board.

03/08/2012 - 3:05pm

NYX Cosmetics has announced increased store placement to coincide with the launch of its spring 2012 assortment.