12/17/2015 - 10:56am

The second Red Nose Day annual special will air Thursday, May 26 from 9-11 p.m. ET on NBC. 

12/17/2015 - 9:11am

Rite Aid met Wall Street expectations, as analysts polled by Thomson Reuters had forecast earnings of 6 cents on $8.2 billion in revenue.

12/15/2015 - 12:39pm

Walgreens Boots Alliance may be in position to acquire PBM Express Scripts by 2018, according to a Bidness ETC report published Tuesday. "[Jeffries analysts] stated that due to antitrust issues, the Walgreens-Rite Aid acquisition deal may not go forward," Bidness ETC reported. "After the merger is cleared, a deal for a pharmacy benefit manager can be expected next." (Bidness ETC)

 

12/15/2015 - 11:23am

In conjunction with the fulfillment agreement, Valeant will reduce prices of its branded prescription-based dermatological and ophthalmological products by 10%.

12/11/2015 - 2:01pm

Dec. 15 is the deadline to enroll for health coverage beginning on Jan. 1. 

12/11/2015 - 10:09am

The second request will extend the waiting period imposed by the HSR Act until 30 days after Walgreens Boots Alliance and Rite Aid have substantially complied with the request. 

12/11/2015 - 9:29am

The Wall Street Journal on Thursday shared a Wolfe Research analyst's concerns that the Walgreens Boots Alliance proposed deal to acquire Rite Aid may not pass regulatory scrutiny. "[T]he merger seems to go against the spirt of the antitrust laws in the U.S.," noted Scott Muskin, Wolfe Research analyst. (The Wall Street Journal)

 

 

 

12/10/2015 - 11:40am

For the week of Dec. 6, the top 10 markets with flu activity are predominantly in Texas. 

12/09/2015 - 4:57pm

Walgreens has partnered with Verve Chicago on an online research community to get better insights into its customer base.