October 20, 2017

The company this week named Brenda Raphael SVP and general manager of its therapeutics business unit within the North American consumer health division, and named Jennifer Brendel VP and head of U.S. consumer health communications

October 20, 2017

The pharmacies are the first step in a three-pronged partnership between Public and Baycare that includes health screening kiosks and telehealth clinics. 

October 20, 2017

In this month’s Supermarket Wellness Watch, David Orgel takes a look at Tops Friendly Markets’ employee wellness efforts, which have produced increased participation and measurable results.

October 20, 2017

Moving forward, TABS said that the Pivotstream platform will become a core component of the company’s service offerings.

October 20, 2017

he Vitamin Shoppe said it hoped to enhance its sourcing capabilities by using the platform, enabling the company to offer its shoppers the most relevant and inventive products early on.

October 19, 2017

The Emerson Group last month hosted its 10th Annual Retail Industry Day in a packed room, with hundreds of merchants in attendance.

October 19, 2017

 Smokey Mountain Chew is introducing Airio, a pressurized filter that company officials say removes about 66% of the tar and other chemicals from a cigarette.

October 19, 2017

Given this and other recent contracts, Crossmark said it is set to hire thousands of new associates in the coming months. 

October 19, 2017

Yescarta, from Gilead’s recently acquired company Kite, was approved to treat relapsed or refractory large B-cell lymphoma following two or more lines of systemic therapy.

October 19, 2017

To date, 4,000 registered stores and more than 7,000 individual users are using myHealthMart, one of Health Mart's new solutions, to improve their clinical and business performance and profitability.

October 19, 2017

The company said the initial prescription will cost 99 cents for a one-month supply, with refills starting at $79 per month, including shipping.

October 19, 2017

Following the retirement of 40-year veteran Katie Wolfram, Kroger names new division presidents for the Central division and the QFC division.

October 19, 2017

The upper gastrointestinal proton pump inhibitors segment saw a 9% decrease — national brands only — in sales in multi-outlets for the latest 12 months compared with the previous year.

October 19, 2017

Customers with Apple devices can now shop the nearly 12,000 items available in Rite Aid's online store and use Apple Pay to pay for their purchase.

October 19, 2017

Safeway's new president has spent the last 30 years as a pacesetting leader in the grocery industry, Albertsons reported.

October 19, 2017

DSN assembled a virtual panel of suppliers and marketers to discuss the future of health and wellness, how best to address and appeal to the changing needs of today’s younger consumers, driving innovation and more. 

October 19, 2017

The gala, which took place at a private residence in Hollywood Hills, California, invited top brands, technology companies and venture capitalists to see how virtual reality will impact how customers shop in the future.

October 18, 2017

From food and treats to toys and grooming products, consumers are seeking items for their pets that offer the same healthy attributes as the products they buy for themselves.

October 18, 2017

The companies inked a five-year agreement that will see CVS Health’s Caremark PBM managing such services as claims processing and prescription fulfillment services for IngenioRx.

October 18, 2017

Some industry figures estimate that nearly 4 million Americans are daily e-cigarette users, and that figure could double within five years.

October 18, 2017

Associate Publisher/Editor in Chief Seth Mendelson talks about joining the DSN team during one of the most challenging and exciting times for the retail industry.

October 18, 2017

There is no hiding the fact that Walmart and Amazon are locked in a vicious campaign for the hearts, minds and wallets of the consumer. But can other retailers find a comfortable — and profitable — niche in the marketplace, while the two giants go toe-to-toe in their seemingly endless battle for retail supremacy?

October 18, 2017

The artistry of maintaining beards and other facial hair has nudged up sales of such products as traditional safety razors, shave oils and even electric shaving tools.

October 18, 2017

Natural beauty now accounts for 12% of the total cosmetics and toiletries market in the United States — here’s how retailers and suppliers are capitalizing on the upward trend in demand for natural options in the beauty aisle.