May 18, 2015

Celebrating its milestone 125th anniversary, family-owned Bartell Drugs opens its 63rd store on May 22 in Lynnwood, Wash., with a lineup of festivities planned for May 30.
 


May 18, 2015

Pharmacists who participated in a care team for patients with high blood pressure helped lower chances of death by stroke by 23%. 

May 18, 2015

As a follow up to the launch of Dove Hair’s "Love Your Curls" campaign and film launch, the Unilever brand has now unveiled the new Love Your Curls book, a tribute to curly hair, inspired by thousands of stories, photos and messages that poured in as a result of the campaign.

May 18, 2015

Endo buys Par in a $8 billion deal. 

May 18, 2015

Healthy Delights on Monday expanded distribution of its healthier-for-you soft chews through GNC. 

May 18, 2015

Smoking cessation programs are a part of only 37% of corporate wellness programs.

May 18, 2015

Moose Pharmacy in Mt. Pleasant, N.C., has successfully implemented an RxSafe 1800 robotic storage and retrieval system. 

May 18, 2015

Rite Aid launches wellness+ with Plenti ad campaign showcasing how consumers can earn more Plenti points by shopping multiple retailers. 

May 18, 2015

Samsung Electronics, along with health-service company Cigna, on Monday announced a new version of the Coach by Cigna mobile app, which helps the user to identify their personality type, needs and preferences.

May 18, 2015

According to a recent shopper survey, the hands-on shopping experience available through brick-and-mortar retailers is more desirable to shoppers. 

May 18, 2015

Walgreens raises $7 million in support of children's charities. 

May 18, 2015

Target’s leadership has been quite vocal about its desire to reinvent its food business to focus on healthier options and, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

May 15, 2015

AB Acquisition LLC — parent company of Albertson's, New Albertson's and Safeway (collectively Albertsons) — has named industry veteran Mark Panzer as SVP of pharmacy, health and wellness, overseeing the company's 1,760 pharmacies in 34 states across the country.

May 15, 2015

Costco is trying to increase its membership base in Canada with an innovative social media campaign.

May 15, 2015
"Jean-Claude loves dancing inside his Ice Bar so much that he just can’t stop," Coors Light UK notes of the company's new viral commercial "Do The Damme," on its Youtube page. "In fact he’s been dancing continuously for 3 weeks now, and has created a number of his own ice-cold dance moves in a routine he calls ‘Do The Damme."
 
Can you do 'The Damme?' DSN has mastered move No. 11, "The Slippery Salmon." What's your favorite move? Comment below, or email reder@lf.com.
 
May 15, 2015

Dollar General is making a difference in the lives of its customers and their communities with another massive donation to literacy programs.

May 15, 2015

Ferndale Healthcare launches new hemorrhoids solution. 

May 15, 2015

The company has taken the flavor of Limoncello — which originated in Italy where the Sorrento lemon is cultivated —and added it to more than 30 products in both the fresh and non-perishable sections of the store.

May 15, 2015

The skin care device market is primed for growth, according to a new report from Mintel, as women are motivated by convenience and the promise of professional results.

May 15, 2015

Cardinal Health sent supplies and healthcare executives, to help in the Nepal relief efforts. 

May 15, 2015

Weis Markets named Richard Gunn SVP merchandising and marketing. 

 

May 15, 2015

Prestige Brands to place a greater marketing emphasis on Little Remedies. 

May 15, 2015

Clavis Insight took a look at the sunscreen category to determine which brands were in the best position to capture online consumer dollars.

May 15, 2015

The Retail Industry Leaders Association spoke out in Washington, D.C., this week on the steps retailers are taking to protect against data breaches.