05/07/2012 - 2:48pm

The battle for public opinion and legislative sway was in full swing Monday as executives from the National Community Pharmacists Association lobbied congressional leaders regarding several pieces of "pro-patient, pro-pharmacist legislation." To counter that effort, the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association issued some marketing firepower of its own.

05/07/2012 - 1:57pm

Drug maker Purdue Pharma has introduced a new educational resource for healthcare professionals designed to curb the abuse of prescription drugs, the company said Monday.

05/07/2012 - 1:10pm

Club retailer Costco Wholesale is looking to grow its online retail presence, according to published reports.

05/07/2012 - 1:04pm

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores and the National Community Pharmacists Association today expressed concerns in a letter sent to Senate Armed Services Committee and House Armed Services Committee leaders over the potential impact of the administration’s fiscal year 2013 budget on Tricare beneficiaries and community pharmacy.

05/07/2012 - 12:51pm

UBM Medica has unveiled the results of its "Physician's Practice 2012 Staff Salary" survey.

05/07/2012 - 12:31pm

Researchers from the Duke University Medical Center on Monday released a public health study finding that even maintaining the current prevalence of obesity in the United States would realize savings of almost $550 billion over the next two decades.

05/07/2012 - 12:22pm

Kraft Foods announced its use of lifecycle assessment, which measures the footprint of what goes into making a product.

05/07/2012 - 11:46am

Anheuser-Busch has expanded its Michelob Ultra brand to include a naturally sweetened and gluten-free cider made from crisp apples.

05/07/2012 - 11:42am

Sears has launched SearsLocalAd.com, an online service that provides customers with access to additional local deals beyond the weekly Sears print circular or Sears.com.