May 31, 2016

The new drug is indicated as a once-daily adjunctive treatment for Type 2 diabetes and works by increasing hormones that stimulate insulin production in the pancreas and that stimulate the liver to produce less glucose.

May 31, 2016

Accoring to Fleet leadership, three-quarters of success is measured by heart.

May 31, 2016

Mark McClellan joins American Well as it becomes one of the largest telehealth providers delivering telehealth for chronic condition management and provider-to-provider consulting.

May 31, 2016

The newest member is Michael Raya, CEO of West-Ward Pharmaceuticals, which offers oral solid and injectable generics. 

May 31, 2016

Hamacher Resource Group will examine the shift in our healthcare system from a professional healthcare setting to self-management and home-based care in the first of two upcoming GMDC Infocasts on Thursday, June 2, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., EDT.

May 31, 2016

Mondelez International is launching a new media strategy that allows the company to get its message directly to consumers.

May 31, 2016

The national brand equivalent of GlaxoSmithKline's Flonase will soon be shipping to store shelves with the announcement Monday that Perrigo and its partner West-Ward Pharmaceuticals on Tuesday gained approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

May 31, 2016
The Economic Times is reporting that drugmaker Sun Pharma recently received a subpoena from the Department of Justice looking for information about its U.S. subsidiary’s practices in selling and marketing the company’s generics. The report noted that this is the latest move in a larger regulatory interest in generic drug prices in the last year. (Economic Times)
 
May 31, 2016

Clinically proven to increase nasal air-flow during sleep by an average of 38% when compared to nasal strips, Rhinomed's discreet Mute dilator fits into the nose and opens the airway.

May 31, 2016

Folds of Honor also announced a new initiative supported by Rite Aid. Called DreamShip, a fully functional hot-air baloon, is designed to raise awareness and inspire people across the country.

May 31, 2016

Technavio on Tuesday published its report on the global generic drugs market, which highlights 49 vendors expected to impact the market between 2016 and 2020. 

May 27, 2016

In addition its sponsorship of this year’s U.S. Zika Action Plan Summit in April, Bayer is working on the women’s health and mosquito control front to combat the spread of Zika.

May 27, 2016

Entenmann's Bakery is celebrating National Donut Day with a new donut, part of a new partnership with The Salvation Army.

May 27, 2016

The company’s adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization grew 35% to $15.7 million and its gross profit increased 3.1% to $141.3 million, compared to 137.1 million in the prior-year period.

May 27, 2016

Genoa pharmacists and technicians work closely with prescribers, nurses, and caseworkers at behavioral health clinics to provide care to patients.

May 27, 2016

Medication non-adherence has been estimated to cost the U.S. up to $300 billion annually in avoidable health care costs. 

May 27, 2016
Quality Specialty Pharmacy opened its first location more than six years ago and currently services patients in 39 states with a three regional hubs. 
May 27, 2016
The Washington Post is reporting that researches have identified a strain of E. coli in a Pennsylvania woman that is resistant to the last-resort antibiotic colistin. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Tom Frieden told the Post, “It basically shows us that the end of the road isn’t very far away for antibiotics — that we may be in a situation where we have patients in our intensive care units, or patients getting urinary-tract infections for which we do not have antibiotics.” (Washington Post)
 
May 27, 2016

Sephora has debuted a section for curly haired women on its website. Popsugar reports that the company has launched a special hub for its curly hair initiative, which seeks to match the right products to a woman's ringlets. Users can look at a series of photos on the site and determine which category their strands fall into. (Popsugar)

 

May 27, 2016

Twitter, which has been piloting an embedded buy button in tweets since September 2014, is reportedly pulling the plug on the idea.

May 27, 2016

Retailers are always asking how they can increase the numbers of shoppers who visit and buy goods at their stores.

May 27, 2016

Ulta Beauty blew past expectations in the first quarter with a 15.2% increase in same store sales and a 38.8% e-commerce boost.

May 26, 2016

Just in time for summer, Mars has launched a new (and hilarious) ad for Snickers Ice Cream Bars. Adweek reports that earlier this month the brand also released another funny ad for its Snickers Bites, as well as a "Hungerithm" ad. (Adweek)

May 26, 2016

Beverage makers are introducing high-end ready-made chilled bottled and canned coffee, as U.S.  shoppers embrace yet one more way to get their caffeine jolt. Bloomberg reports that Coca-Cola, Dr Pepper and other brands are jumping in as well. (Bloomberg)