BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy announced Thursday that URAC, the largest accrediting body for health care, has once again given BioPlus its seal of approval by accrediting it through an on-site process.
Albertsons and Safeway announced on Friday that they have completed their proposed merger.
Diplomat Pharmacy announced Thursday that the Food and Drug Administration has approved an expanded indication of Imbruvica (ibrutinib) for the treatment of Waldenström’s macroglobulinemia (WM).
H-E-B has plans in place to open a 12,000-sq.-ft. grocery and gas station downtown this fall.
On the heels of Wednesday’s news that the U.S. House of Representatives introduced bipartisan legislation that would formally designate pharmacists as healthcare providers under Medicare Part B, the U.S. Senate has followed suit with a companion bill.
Cardinal Health increased full-year share earnings projections to a range of $4.28 to $4.38, in part driven by a faster-than-expected start for its generics sourcing venture with CVS Health.
The Joint Industry Coupon Committee urged retailers to prepare for the retirement of UPC Prefix 5 barcodes from manufacturer coupons.
A pair of veteran retailers were among the most popular store sites on Facebook during the 2014 holiday season. Sears was the most popular U.S. department store, while Walmart.com was the most popular mass merchant store site, according to a study by Searchmetrics.
Weis Markets on Thursday announced that Rick Bhandari has joined the company as director pharmacy operations.