January 6, 2011

Net sales for December at Costco rose 11% to nearly $9.2 billion for the five weeks ended Jan. 2, compared with the year-ago period.

January 5, 2011

Shortly after announcing a record-setting first quarter last month, Walgreens reported on Wednesday that its December sales rose 7.5% to $6.8 billion.

December 23, 2010

Rite Aid stock is expected to make the biggest stock-price recovery in 2011, according to a poll of TheStreet readers.

December 22, 2010

In a resounding declaration that its massive revitalization efforts have been the right strategy at the right time, Walgreens on Wednesday reported its net earnings jumped to a record $580 million in first quarter fiscal 2011, rising nearly 19% over prior-year levels. Sales for the period ended Nov. 30 also rose 6% to $17.3 billion, another record for the nation’s top drug retailer.

December 21, 2010

Boosted by a very weak comparison period, ShopperTrak’s National Retail Sales Estimate reported that total GAFO retail sales for the last Saturday before Christmas (Dec. 18), or "Super Saturday," increased a sharp 15.1%, compared with last year.

December 16, 2010

Stater Bros. on Wednesday disclosed a more than 4% decrease in sales for fiscal year 2010.

December 16, 2010

What Rite Aid might wish for Christmas is accelerated results borne from its Wellness+ loyalty card program, because even as the chain lowered its guidance for fiscal 2011 sales, it’s that differentiated loyalty program that executives believe is going to buttress sales next year and beyond.

December 8, 2010

Mass merchandiser Costco had global sales of $18.82 billion during first quarter fiscal 2011, which ended Nov. 21, according to a regulatory filing Wednesday.

December 7, 2010

Supplier News — Fera Pharmaceuticals has recently launched two new topical ointments. The New York-based company has developed Ilotycin (erythromycin) and Garamycin (gentamicin) ophthalmic ointments, both for the treatment of bacterial infections of the eye. “Our goal is simple: to keep more quality healthcare choices alive for the people who need them,” company co-founder Frank DellaFera said.


December 6, 2010

Dollar General reported that its third quarter net income was $128 million, or diluted earnings per share of 37 cents.

December 2, 2010

Kroger's third-quarter revenue, including fuel, leaped 5.9% to $18.7 billion, the supermarket giant reported Thursday ...

November 21, 2010

Indian generic drug maker Dr. Reddy’s Labs has launched a version of an asthma drug...

November 16, 2010

Patients taking an investigational treatment for cardiovascular disease showed big improvements in cholesterol levels, according...

November 14, 2010

K-V Pharmaceutical has created a new marketing subsidiary for generic drugs, the company said. K-V...

November 3, 2010

Fred's on Wednesday reported $434.9 million in sales, up 3% for the third quarter ended...

November 3, 2010

Sales for generic drug maker Watson Pharmaceuticals grew 33%, to $882.4 million, in third quarter...

November 2, 2010

Drugstore.com on Tuesday reported a 23% increase in net sales to $108.8 million for the...

November 2, 2010

CVS Caremark announced on Wednesday that third-quarter results were at the higher end of its...

October 31, 2010

Alberto Culver, which in September entered into an agreement to be acquired by Unilever, announced...

October 31, 2010

Publix’s sales for third quarter 2010 totaled $6 billion, the company reported Monday, representing a...

October 28, 2010

McKesson on Friday announced that its board of directors approved a quarterly dividend of 18...

October 26, 2010

Dr Pepper Snapple Group reported earnings per share of 60 cents for thr second quarter,...

October 18, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for treating insomnia made by Actavis,...

October 13, 2010

Safeway on Thursday reported net income of $122.8 million for the third quarter ended Sept....