03/05/2012 - 11:48am

CVS Caremark has announced that its EVP and chief medical officer Troyen Brennan has been named to the National Commission on Physician Payment Reform, an independent commission that will assess how physicians are paid, and how pay incentives are linked to patient care.

03/05/2012 - 11:40am

Stop & Shop announced that its New England and New York Metro divisions and its customers were able to give back more than $22 million in 2011 into the hundreds of communities in which they operate.

03/05/2012 - 11:16am

Quaker Oats has introduced a new line of packaged cookies that feature whole grain oats as a staple ingredient.

03/05/2012 - 11:06am

Purdue Products on Monday kicked off the Colace Comfort Sweepstakes, a three-month national sweepstakes promotion in which anyone ages 18 years or older can enter to win an array of "comforting" prizes, such as Tempur-Pedic mattresses, Apple iPads, Kindle Fires and Keurig coffee makers.

03/05/2012 - 10:58am

In the wake of tornadoes that hit communities in Kentucky on Friday, retail pharmacy chain Rite Aid has donated to a local Red Cross chapter to assist victims.

03/05/2012 - 10:58am

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare North America on Monday launched Tums Freshers, a new tablet-size version of Tums that is 40% smaller than regular Tums and includes a cooling flavor for breath freshening.

03/05/2012 - 10:56am

Alkermes has appointed a new chief commercial officer.

03/05/2012 - 10:46am

The National Community Pharmacists Association has renewed two of its pharmacy niche programs.

03/05/2012 - 10:44am

Higher front-end sales for the month of February helped counter-balance lost revenue from Express Scripts prescriptions, Walgreeens reported Monday. Overall, the drug store chain reported a 1.5% sales increase to $5.9 billion.