01/30/2013 - 7:02pm

Over-the-counter products across the front-end are becoming a more and more important profit driver for independent pharmacy operators, Hamacher Resource Group and the Healthcare Distribution Management Association revealed as part of new research titled "Independent Pharmacy Shoppers: Who, What, and Why?"

01/30/2013 - 4:22pm

A group of organizations has launched a nationwide competitive outreach project to enlist students studying to become healthcare professionals to find new ways to raise awareness about medication adherence as a public health issue.

01/30/2013 - 4:08pm

Rite Aid is promoting heart health to mark American Heart Month in February.

01/30/2013 - 1:32pm

Aetna is offering individual health insurance plans to Costco members in California, the health insurer said.

01/30/2013 - 1:11pm

Most retailers in Canada are ready for a phase-out of 1-cent coins, a national retailing trade group said Wednesday.

01/30/2013 - 12:54pm

As tattoos increasingly penetrate mainstream culture, Wrenchers Body Shop has seen an uptick in sales within the body art industry of its Hands Maid and Babied Hands line of botanical skin care launched in early 2012, and now the company is seeking manufacturer representatives to assist in marketing.

01/30/2013 - 12:46pm

The winner of a contest sponsored by the Quaker Oats Co. will appear with an NFL rookie quarterback in an event sponsored by the company to promote healthy living.

01/30/2013 - 12:35pm

A report published Monday in The Seattle Times queried whether Amazon.com was ready to take its own Internet-driven fresh offering, called AmazonFresh, out of "limited-test" mode to pilot mode or even full-out launch mode this year.

01/30/2013 - 12:27pm

A patch for treating menopause that the manufacturer calls the smallest is now available.