10/02/2012 - 1:35pm

Smartphone and Internet users actively seek out and prefer to engage with mobile-friendly sites, but such sites must meet certain expectations in order to convert users from visitors to consumers, according to a Google study conducted by independent market research firms Sterling Research and SmithGeiger.

10/02/2012 - 1:04pm

Walgreens will get a "significant" ownership stake in a specialty pharmacy that treats people with cystic fibrosis under a new deal with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the two announced Tuesday.

10/02/2012 - 12:12pm

The National Retail Federation released its 2012 holiday forecast on Tuesday, which shows sales increasing 4.1% to $586.1 billion, down from last year's 5.6% growth.

10/02/2012 - 12:06pm

Omron has introduced its HJ-323U downloadable pedometer.

10/02/2012 - 12:02pm

Drug makers Takeda Pharmaceutical and H. Lundbeck have applied with the Food and Drug Administration for a new drug to treat depression in adults.

10/02/2012 - 10:52am

A line of flavored powdered packets aimed at hypoglycemia sufferers has made its way to stores nationwide.

10/02/2012 - 10:07am

An experimental drug for treating a rare genetic disease appears effective, according to a late-stage clinical trial.

10/02/2012 - 9:52am

Yankee Candle has announced the launch of three new fragrances for the holidays.

10/02/2012 - 9:44am

Safeway has launched a personal call to action that directly involves and rewards employees and shoppers.