Special Reports

During the full-day Retail Health Summit, economists, healthcare entrepreneurs and technology experts gathered to answer one central question: How do we create the ultimate retail destination for health and wellness for the consumer of the future?

In this report, DSN examines what's trending now overall in beauty aisles, as well as in-depth sales activity in the lip, nail, eye, color cosmetics, facial cleanser, natural skin care, hair and devices categories, highlighting new products that are shaking up the beauty aisles.

DSN associate editor David Salazar examines chain pharmacy, including in-depth coverage of pharmacy spending, telehealth, generics and technology, in this multi-page report.

In this report, DSN examines sales activity in the healthy snack category, highlighting new products that are shaking up the consumables aisle.

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines what's trending now overall in OTC aisles, as well as in-depth sales activity in the allergy; vitamins, minerals and supplements; eye care; wearables; incontinence; adult nutrition; and lice treatment categories, highlighting products that are transforming OTC, in this multi-page report.

DSN examines what retail pharmacy might look like over the next 10 years. One thing seems clear: Community pharmacy will emerge as the center of the healthcare ecosystem.

Brandperx, in collaboration with Drug Store News, conducted a survey among 1,000 OB/GYN providers that revealed an opportunity for both brands and retailers to leverage the intimacy and trust of the provider-patient relationship in order to build brand engagement, trial, sales and market share, and improve patients’ quality of life.

In this special report, WebMD conducted an “OTC Path to Purchase” study to better understand how consumers are making purchasing decisions — and the factors that are driving those decisions.

Consumers have weaved digital into every aspect of their fitness regimens. They are constantly seeking new and novel ways to change their routines. In this special report, ECRM and healthy-living website HellaWella examine attitudes, perceptions and buying habits.

In this special report, Drug Store News examines sales trends in three key traffic-driving categories — personal, oral and sun care.