April 25, 2017

For its 2017 fiscal fourth quarter ended March 4, Rite Aid reported revenues of $8.5 billion and a net loss of $21.1 million. Its adjusted net loss came in at $3.2 million, which bested Wall Street estimates.

April 25, 2017

Mark Gross adds the company is also working to fundamentally improve the shopping experience in its retail stores.

April 25, 2017

The updated Allergy Tracker is part of GSK Consumer Healthcare’s and PHD Media Worldwide’s overall campaign to launch the new Flonase Sensimist Nasal Spray.

April 25, 2017

Jennifer Fleiss is a co-founder of Rent the Runway and will lead Code Eight at Walmart.

April 24, 2017

Mike Withers will lead the company's East Region operations, while current EVP, Retail Operations Susan Morris will lead the West Region.

April 24, 2017

The combination will “create a highly differentiated medical technology company uniquely positioned to improve both the process of care and the treatment of disease for patients and healthcare providers," stated BD.

April 24, 2017

The Dr. Reddy’s progesterone capsules — recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration — will be available in 100- and 200-mg dosage strengths. 

April 24, 2017

Steven B. Rossi, CEO of Digital First Media, and Timothy A. Barton, former CEO of Freightquote.com, which he founded in 1998, to its board of directors, effective immediately.

April 24, 2017

The transaction is expected to close by early 2018 and to be accretive in 2018 to Fresenius Group net income and EPS, excluding integration costs.

April 24, 2017

The retailer announced it will open 70 new in-store Sephora shops in J.C. Penney locations and also expand 32 existing shops by nearly 50% to accommodate more products and services.

April 24, 2017

This year’s awardees were selected from more than 40 general and diversity scholarship applications submitted from deans of accredited colleges and schools of pharmacy across the country.

April 24, 2017

In addition to Gourlay’s appointment, Mark Panzer, SVP pharmacy, health and wellness of Albertsons, was elected the National Association of Chain Drug Stores’ vice chairman, and Helena Foulkes, EVP of CVS Health and president of CVS Pharmacy, was elected NACDS treasurer. 

April 24, 2017

PharmaSmart said it will deploy its clinically validated blood pressure kiosk and cloud-based Health IT platform across Coborn’s 36 grocery stores with pharmacies, which operate under the banners of: Coborn’s, Cash Wise Foods, and Market Place Foods across Minnesota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

April 24, 2017

Actions being taken are part of Sears’ continuing corporate restructuring program.

April 24, 2017

Upsher-Smith held its 18th Annual NACDS Wine Tasting Event Monday evening at the Phoenician during NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 24, 2017

Sunday evening at the Phoenician, Procter & Gamble held its party in the Camelback Ballroom during NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 24, 2017

Colleen Lindholz has been president of The Little Clinic since 2015 and takes over pharmacy duties from Philecia Avery, who Kroger said resigned the company earlier this month to pursue other interests.

April 23, 2017

Anda hosted its 10th annual Supply Chain Symposium, a two-day event leading into NACDS Annual. Anda’s annual event featured 450 different meetings between retailers and vendors, and fostered networking opportunities with key stakeholders from corporations representing retail pharmacy, hospital and long-term care, together with manufacturers representing generic and brand pharmaceuticals, as well as OTC products.

April 23, 2017

According to a Brandperx survey, as many as 28% of doctors identified cost as the leading benefit when a new OTC is brought to market.

April 23, 2017

“Future value targeting” was the buzzword from Sunday morning’s NACDS Annual Business Program. NACDS’ “Future Value Targeting” initiative will continually look forward and anticipate the underlying issues that will impact the industry.

April 23, 2017

Saturday night at NACDS Annual Meeting featured the Opening Celebration, supported by Mondelez International.

April 23, 2017

Nature's Bounty held its party on Sunday evening at the Phoenician at NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 22, 2017

“Only 8% of leaders are good at both strategy and execution, which means you must discover the sweet spot of knowing yourself, your competitors and your terrain.  The very best win with ‘ideas’ and are obsessed with their front-line customer relationships.”  That was one of the key messages conveyed by Elevation Forum founder and Mack Elevation leader Dan Mack at the most recent Elevation Form held in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Friday.

April 22, 2017

Freshly prepared foods, nutritional drinks/supplements, cosmetics and frozen foods are the best opportunities for drug store retailers looking to cash in on customer impulse purchases at brick-and-mortar locations.