August 28, 2015
The transaction, whose details won’t be disclosed, is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2015.
August 28, 2015

Perrigo announced Friday that it had completed its $224 million (€200 million) acquisition of several OTC brands from GlaxoSmithKline’s OTC portfolio.

August 28, 2015

Fast-growing Ulta Beauty shows no signs of losing its momentum as the specialty retailer reported better than-expected results for the second quarter and raised its guidance.

August 27, 2015

In the short history of the wearable market, a clear divide has formed between smart wearables and basic wearables (devices that do not run third-party applications, and includes most fitness trackers).

August 27, 2015

The affiliation encourages collaboration between the health care providers and MinuteClinic providers to improve coordination of care for patients seen at MinuteClinic locations. 

August 27, 2015

When asked about readiness in the face of a cyber-attack, 66% of executives at health plans said they were prepared, while only 53% of providers said they were ready.

August 27, 2015

Get ready for the weekend by listening to DSN's Friday playlist

August 27, 2015

Aurobindo Pharma Limited announced Thursday that it had received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its entecavir tablets in 0.5- and 1-mg dosage strengths. 

August 27, 2015

Passersby in Times Square this week were able to glimpse on the PR Newswire marquee that DSN and higi had announced the winners of their first-ever Fit Pharmacist Challenge. 

August 27, 2015

Dollar General grew both customer traffic and average ticket for the 30th consecutive quarter, CEO Todd Vasos reported. 

August 27, 2015

Consumer awareness, distribution channel expansion and the challenge of traditionally non-natural product categories are the three top drivers in the natural personal care market, according to the Kline Group’s Natural Personal Care Global Series report, released on Thursday.

August 27, 2015

"The popularity of digital coupons and shopping apps is at an all-time high," Meijer VP digital shopping and customer marketing Michael Ross says.

August 27, 2015

For the second quarter Fred's net loss totaled $4.9 million or ($0.13) per share. This compares with a net loss of $16.4 million or ($0.45) per share for the second quarter ended Aug. 2, 2014. 

August 27, 2015

Although 80% of men use grooming products, facial skin care has the biggest opportunity to expand usage, according to the NPD Group’s 2015 Men’s Grooming Consumer Report, which was released Tuesday.

August 27, 2015

Grand View Research is estimating that the global organic personal care market will reach $15.98 billion by 2020, according to a report released on Thursday.

August 27, 2015

The Ōura ring provides a long-term view on how the body and mind respond to sleep, rest and active life.

August 27, 2015

Walkers and runners earn 25 cents per mile for their chosen charity, while bikers earn 10 cents per mile. 

August 27, 2015

Whether it’s a snail serum or a foot cream that causes rough, dry skin to shed like a molten lobster, Asian beauty is not to be ignored. Western women will go out of their way to research and obtain these often hard-to-get products.

August 26, 2015

On the heels of news that its MinuteClinic telelehealth pilot was well received by patients, CVS Health announced Wednesday that it would be partnering with three telehealth companies to expand its current offerings. 

August 26, 2015

Medication adherence solutions company e-pill announced Wednesday that it had started selling its MedTime Plus Medication Reminder and Dispensing system.

August 26, 2015

In his second year as the Lysol Healthy Habits Coach, football legend Jerry Rice is challenging a group of promising high school student athletes from across the nation to be part of "America's Healthiest Team." 

August 26, 2015

Google's Flu Trends model will no longer be publicly available, the company announced last week, though the data will still be available to some institutions.

August 26, 2015

Meat snack maker Jack Link's introduced the new Korean BBQ Pork Flame-Grilled Jerky this week.

August 26, 2015

Although 94% of consumers say that some people are particularly vulnerable to getting the flu, about 41% typically do not get a flu shot, according to a new online survey of Kmart shoppers.