September 26, 2016

The new “Resolve To Evolve: Maintaining Profitability and Advancing Care in a Changing Pharmacy World” events will help pharmacies increase efficiency, profitability and improve patient health outcomes that capture payer dollars.

September 26, 2016

The University of Michigan Health System has established a new partnership with Meijer pharmacies to provide hypertension management services for adult patients.

September 26, 2016

Also recognized by CEO Update were Christine McEntee of the American Geophysical Union, who was named Professional Association CEO of the Year; and Aric Newhouse of the National Association of Manufacturers, who was awarded Association Lobbyist of the Year.

September 26, 2016

Pfizer announced Monday that its board of directors and executive leadership team had decided not to split the company into two separate companies, Pfizer Innovative Health and Pfizer Essential Health. The two will remain separately managed units within Pfizer. 

September 26, 2016

According to RB, the majority of men want to last longer in bed (89%). However, most men don’t like to talk about the issue openly, which suggests an over-the-counter solution may do well. 

September 26, 2016

Sparkling Ice is building on its partnership with NBA MVP Kevin Durant by unveiling a basketball court renovation in Sparkling Ice's hometown of Seattle at Powell Barnett Park. 

September 26, 2016

That was fast. Jason Goldberger, the recently promoted chief digital officer of Target Corp., has left the company, effective immediately. No reason was given for his departure.

September 26, 2016

Walmart VP of OTC merchandising Annie Walker and her buying team spoke to the most recent Elevation Forum for over two hours on the characteristics of optimal retailer/supplier engagements.

September 23, 2016

If Yahoo’s data breach announcement yesterday is any indication, cyber-attacks are more prevalent than ever — and gaining momentum. In fact, data breaches increased 15% in the first six months of 2016, compared with the last six months of 2015, according to the “Breach Level Index.”

September 23, 2016

The company announced Tuesday that its board of directors had named Paul Campanelli to the position, effective immediately, succeeding Ravid De Silva, who has stepped down from the position and his place on the company's board of directors. 

September 23, 2016

red’s Pharmacy on Friday announced that its annual spring campaign raised $330,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. 

September 23, 2016

Sales of OTC products were up a solid 4% in 2015, according to the recently published Kline Group Nonprescription Drugs USA report, the company noted in its blog Friday. However, marketing  support behind that growth may be waning. "Advertising expenditures continue to decline as marketers become more selective on where they spend advertising dollars and focus efforts only against brands where they have a competitive edge," Kline Group wrote. (Kline Group)

September 23, 2016

The new McKesson pharmacy solution allows information to automatically synchronize with Pharmaserv to help identify programs for patients with specific disease states and includes the ability to interface with third-party applications.

September 23, 2016
Less than a week after Shipt launched its grocery delivery service in Detroit with Meijer, the app-based service announced it will hire 200 additional associates to manage order fulfillment and deliveries.
September 23, 2016

Aromatherapy is familiar to yoga enthusiasts, many of whom  incorporate essential oils into their pursuit of balancing their chakras.

September 23, 2016

According to the Organic Trade Association’s latest survey, millennial parents make up 52% of the nation’s organic buyers. 

September 23, 2016

Both the Council for Responsible Nutrition and the Natural Products Association have been lobbying on behalf of the dietary supplement industry to combat Puerto Rico's Administrative Order 346.

September 23, 2016
The parent company of 7-Eleven wants to more than double its store portfolio in the United States, looking to open thousands of new stores, The Japan Times reported.
September 22, 2016
Namzaric is a fixed-dose combination of memantine and 10 mg donepezil hydrochloride indicated to treat moderate to severe Alzheimer’s disease in patients stabilized on 10 mg of donepezil hydrochloride.
September 22, 2016

The company named Shannon Strickland its VP pharmacy execution. Strickland will head up Ateb’s independent sales team and report to the company’s VP sales and marketing, Debbie Sheppard.

September 22, 2016

The benefit of greater accessibility clearly outweighs any real or perceived risks associated with having naloxone available outside of pharmacies, College of Pharmacists of BC stated.

September 22, 2016

The dividend of 42.5 cents per share represents a 21.4% increase as compared to the quarterly dividend of 35 cents per share approved one year ago.

September 22, 2016

CVS Health realized a higher rate of repeat purchases through the Curbside pilot than through regular buy-online and pick-up-in-store options.

September 22, 2016

This is the first approval for a generic of Tivicay (dolutegravir), an HIV treatment recommended by the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.