May 1, 2015

Revlon has acquired CBBeauty, a global fragrance management company based in the U.K. The acquisition also included the U.K. distributor, SAS & Co.

April 22, 2015

Established in 1942, Lewis Drug made its mark as the first self-service drug store in South Dakota. Today, Lewis continues to go strong with an even greater emphasis on improving patient health outcomes.

April 22, 2015

Privately held since 2005, Shopko operates a wide range of store formats with healthcare offerings, ranging from full-service pharmacies to optical centers.

April 3, 2015

Diplomat Pharmacy on Friday celebrated 40 years of service. 

April 3, 2015

The New York Attorney General on Thursday joins forces with 14 AGs from across the country.

April 3, 2015

The Little Clinic expanded its footprint with two additional clinic locations and one clinic expansion.

April 2, 2015

Coty has completed its acquisition of the Bourjois cosmetics brand from Chanel.

March 4, 2015

New Frontier Foods is bringing a new seaweed product to the store shelves.

March 4, 2015

To be sure, Walgreens started out on its Go Big in Beauty mission before its partnership with Boots began in 2012. But Boots, with its rich portfolio of beauty brands certainly helped ‘kick’ things up a notch or two.

March 2, 2015

Mark Hill Salon Professional, which was developed by British celebrity hairstylist Mark Hill, has secured its first partnership since its U.S. introduction in 2013.

February 27, 2015

Epic Pharma on Friday launched two generics: a schedule II pain reliever and a calcium channel blocker. 

February 26, 2015

Diplomat Pharmacy on Thursday acquired the specialty pharmacy BioRx.

 

February 23, 2015

The Hain Celestial Group bolsters its personal care portfolio and expands the scale of its Canadian operations to more than $150 million in net sales via acquisition.

February 18, 2015

Praim Group this week agreed to produce and distribute a line of chocolate bars for The Mensch on a Bench, which has caught on with Jewish children as well as interfaith families throughout the country. 

February 11, 2015

The Little Clinic inside select Middle Tennessee area Kroger stores continues its market penetration with the opening of its Innsbrooke location earlier this month.

February 9, 2015

L'Oréal has been named one of Fast Company's "50 Most Innovative Companies in the World" for 2015.

February 5, 2015

In its first acquisition in 10 years, Macy’s has signed an agreement to acquire luxury beauty products retailer Bluemercury for $210 million in cash. The privately held Bluemercury, based in Washington, D.C., currently operates about 60 specialty stores in 18 states, primarily in prime street-level locations and urban lifestyle centers. Most locations include in-house spas. The company also operates an online business.

 

February 3, 2015

Jan. 31 marked the twentieth anniversary of the founding of the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board.

January 20, 2015

CareCam Health Systems, a vHealth technology firm offering a chronic care management software platform designed to promote patient adherence to prescribed therapy and seamless coordinated care, announced a strategic collaboration with the Independence Blue Cross Center for Health Care Innovation.

December 10, 2014

Walgreens announced that Greg Wasson, president and CEO, will retire shortly after the close of the second step of the Alliance Boots transaction

 

November 24, 2014

Walmart Stores on Monday announced that its board of directors has appointed Tom Horton — former chairman and CEO of American Airlines — as a new member of the company’s board, effective Nov. 21.

November 20, 2014

The Rite Aid Foundation on Wednesday presented a $10,000 KidCents grant to the Speech and Language Development Center.

November 7, 2014

Perrigo may one day expand into the branded side of the U.S. OTC business, Joseph Papa, Perrigo president, chairman and CEO, told analysts Thursday morning.

November 6, 2014

Perrigo and Omega Pharma announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement in which Perrigo has agreed to acquire Omega for $4.5 billion.