Drug Store News editor in chief Rob Eder sat down with Randy Edeker, chairman, president and CEO of Hy-Vee and recently appointed National Association of Chain Drug Stores chairman, to discuss the current state of retail pharmacy, the big challenges facing the industry, his top priorities as NACDS chairman and the role a regional supermarket pharmacy chain like Hy-Vee can play in innovating health care and being a catalyst for change.
CHPA's new OTC Academy is designed to bring retail and supplier executives up to speed on OTC issues.
Retail, mail and specialty pharmacies accounted for 63% of total U.S. pharmacist employment in 2014, according to a Drug Channels report.
Dollar General is well on its way to realizing 7% growth in total square footage this year.
GSK and WebMD have partnered on an educational initiative to kick headache pain.
Thync has launched a wearable neurosignaling device designed to either energize the user or make them calmer.
GoJo joined 150 companies at the White House to advocate for antibiotic stewardship on Tuesday.
Perrigo's new OTC product portfolio acquired out of the GSK/Novartis joint venture are sold primarily throughout Europe and Brazil.
Retailers looking for opportunities in emerging markets should look East, particularly to China, which ranks as the top country in A.T. Kearney’s annual Global Retail Development Index (GRDI).
AmerisourceBergen is beginning construction on three new distribution centers opening in 2016 located in the South, the Midwest and the Northeast.