July 20, 2017

SEG will use the IRI Liquid Data platform and its Unify visualization capabilities to integrate and report transaction, loyalty card, promotional and other data sources through a single platform across all of SEG’s retail formats.

July 20, 2017

TABS Analytics estimates that online purchasing for VMS grew dramatically in 2016, led by significant increases in online sales from brick-and-mortar retailers — especially Walmart.com

July 19, 2017

Tony Giovanni, who got his start in the industry at Revlon, has extensive experience in brand development and sales.

July 19, 2017

Jason Jenne, who joined Fred’s as SVP finance in September 2016, is succeeding outgoing CFO Rick Hans, who is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. 

July 19, 2017

John Cernac, his wife Charlotte and son, John Jr. accepted IPC’s MVP Award at the IPC Annual Business Meeting July 14 during McKesson ideaShare 2017 in New Orleans.

July 19, 2017

The organization has brought onto its board Walgreens VP federal government relations and U.S. public policy Ed Kaleta; Pfizer's regional president North America for rare disease Tolga Tangular; and AstraZeneca’s executive director of access services Blaine Squires. 

July 19, 2017

Perrigo said that it anticipates launching the generic ear drops within 90 days.

July 19, 2017

The gift pack retails for a suggested $24.95.

July 19, 2017

Retail clinics have been successful in reducing emergency room visits for minor and preventable conditions, Becker's Hospital Review reported Monday, citing a new working paper published by the National Bureau of Economic Research. According to the report, patients in New Jesrsey were 4.1% less likely to visit an emergency room for diabetes complications and 12.3% less likely to visit the ER for severe flu symptoms if they lived within two miles of an urgent care clinic. "If people across New Jersey lived within two miles of a retail clinic, it could generate more than $70 million in ER savings," Becker's reported. (Becker's Hospital Review)

 

July 19, 2017

These research results "highlight the importance of checking for and accurately diagnosing sleep disordered breathing, especially in people at risk for dementia," the lead researcher reported.

July 19, 2017

At Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech Conference in Aspen, Colo., Target CEO Brian Cornell sat down to discuss the company’s strategy to reach its consumers and where it sees itself in the retail landscape. 

July 18, 2017
The organization has named Kristin Murphy its director of federal affairs, promoting Michael Brzica to the role of VP federal government affairs.
 
July 18, 2017

The Chinese e-commerce behemoth has opened three new membership supermarkets, under the Hema banner in Beijing and Shanghai that seamlessly blend offline features with physical retail. 

July 18, 2017

With more than $250 billion in pharmacy sales and nearly 59,000 pharmacies, the DSN PoweRx list represents nearly 80% of the total retail pharmacy business. And with the rise of more consumer-centered health care, they are creating innovative programs and entering healthcare partnerships to move beyond dispensing and expand their role in the U.S. healthcare delivery system. Download the 53-page report for retail pharmacy trends, annual sales data and retailer profiles.

July 18, 2017

The contact-free system showed nearly 90% accuracy compared to the gold standard.

July 18, 2017

The combined products have a market size of $315.9 million for the 12 months ended May 2017 according to QuintilesIMS data.

July 18, 2017

Student proposals were judged by a panel of 75 NCPA members, Live Oak Bank and Good Neighbor Pharmacy coaching consultants, as well as business leaders.

July 18, 2017

Piedmont is exploring various strategic options for the Resultz Kit, including working with a commercial partner.

July 18, 2017

Created by chiropractor Jason Wersland, the TheraGun G2PRO harnesses the medical benefits of localized vibration therapy to treat muscular discomfort.

July 18, 2017

The Davenport, Fla., facility is the sixth addition to the next-generation fulfillment network that Walmart is building to support its e-commerce business. 

July 18, 2017

The findings are based on responses from a national sample of 614 parents with at least one teen age 13 to 17.

July 17, 2017

The CPG giant will be paying $1 billion cash for the company, which markets the No.1 water flosser brand and showerhead brand, and brought in $265 million in sales for the 12 months ended June 30.

July 17, 2017

CVS Health president and CEO Larry Merlo made the announcement alongside Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo at the 2017 National Governor’s Association Summer Meeting, where Merlo has been touting the company’s approach to providing accessible and effective care.

July 17, 2017
The company has introduced six new pastel nail polishes, which it said were inspired by sugar confections of Parisian cafés.