10/11/2013 - 10:04am

The global market for drugs to treat constipation resulting from use of opioid painkillers will increase more than tenfold by 2017, according to new research.

10/11/2013 - 9:53am

Safeway on Thursday announced, as part of its plan to exit the Chicago market, it has sold four of its Dominick's stores in the greater Chicago area to New Albertsons, which operates Jewel-Osco grocery stores.

10/10/2013 - 4:24pm

In its first flavor innovation since 2005, Sprite is launching all-new flavor Sprite Cranberry and Sprite Cranberry Zero.

10/10/2013 - 3:51pm

The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index moved down again in September, showing the second month of small declines. The index tracks consumer cash flow as an indicator of future consumer spending.

10/10/2013 - 3:04pm

One of the Food and Drug Administration's top regulators is not retiring, contrary to rumors reported in news media Thursday.

10/10/2013 - 2:52pm

Giant Food of Landover, Md., presented its first-ever Giant Food NextGen Award for Children's Cancer Research this week, created for young investigators committed to pursuing a long-term career in pediatric oncology research.

10/10/2013 - 2:46pm

A coalition of organizations that includes major retail pharmacy and drug manufacturing groups is warning consumers against purchasing drug from foreign, online outlets.

10/10/2013 - 2:30pm

A new strength of a drug for athlete's foot made by Merz Pharma Group has become available, the company said Thursday.

10/10/2013 - 2:11pm

A consortium of companies that has developed standards to improve the quality and effectiveness of technology service operations has named McKesson Pharmacy Systems & Automation as making the grade, McKesson said.