April 19, 2017

The company is reportedly set to cover up to $1500 in expenses related to medical marijuana, making 45,000 employees eligible.

April 19, 2017

In support of the expanded food offering, pharmacists in enhanced fresh food stores have been provided with additional nutrition training and health information.

April 19, 2017

Supermarket retailer stated 6,000 volunteers participated in community cleanups at 130 locations across five states in 2016.

April 19, 2017

The new video for Suave’s #SuaveBeliever campaign features beauty influencers who were sent the fake brand evaus — actually just Suave Professionals — to try for two weeks, and captures their reaction to realizing they had been using Suave the whole time.

April 19, 2017

The patent-pending NeuroMax technology in PainBloc24 delivers the maximum allowable OTC dose of its pain-blocking medicine, capsaicin.

April 19, 2017

“Project Gigaton” will provide an emissions reduction toolkit to a broad network of suppliers seeking to eliminate one gigaton of emissions, focusing on areas such as manufacturing, materials and use of products by 2030.

April 19, 2017

Read about some of the key takeaways from the third annual Drug Store News/Mack Elevation New General Market Summit, held on April 4 in Minneapolis. 

April 18, 2017

Through a pilot program from Washington State University College of Pharmacy and with the Idaho Board of Pharmacy’s permission, Albertsons helped bring a pharmacy tech immunization program to its employees. 

April 18, 2017

Medtronic’s patient care, deep vein thrombosis and nutritional insufficiency businesses encompass 23 product categories across multiple market settings, including such brands as Curity, Kendall, Dover, Argyle and Kangaroo.

April 18, 2017

CDC found that flu vaccination reduced the risk of flu-associated death by nearly two-thirds (65%) among healthy children.

April 18, 2017
For the first time this year, the campaign, which put names on the labels of Coca-Cola products, will see labels with last names on 20-oz. soda bottles.
April 18, 2017
Anheuser-Busch InBev chief legal officer Sabine Chalmers will join the board and will serve on its audit and finance committee.
 
April 18, 2017

Through this initiative, Phoenix VA Health Care System nurses will be able to refer veterans to MinuteClinic for the treatment of minor illnesses and injuries through the Veterans Choice Program when clinically appropriate.

April 18, 2017

Tecentriq (atezolizumab) was granted accelerated approval for the treatment of people with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma who are not eligible for cisplatin chemotherapy.

April 18, 2017

It is uncertain if the United States will attempt a similar tactic, but Trump Administration office have repeatedly said they want to lower drug prices by having the Food and Drug Administration approve generic drugs faster.

April 18, 2017

Good Neighbor Pharmacy and PrescribeWellness are sponsoring the trip, specifically looking for pharmacies that are doing noteworthy things that help them provide better care while also achieving financial success, which will take place in June.

April 18, 2017

One of the biggest trends in food and beverage in the past several years has been in better-for-you offerings — something that’s expected to continue to influence new products as consumers remain focused on what’s in their favorite snacks and beverages.

April 18, 2017

Hy-Vee’s recent corporate restructuring will see 70 new corporate hires, roughly 50 of which will be focused on its IT capabilities, the rest of which focus on its Healthmarket format and its restaurants. 

April 18, 2017

In fact, J&J stated is now including the estimated impact of the Actelion transaction in its financial guidance.

April 18, 2017

The custom algorithm behind Pop Your Bubble deviates from traditional algorithms that suggest familiar content based on past activity and interests.

April 18, 2017

In 2017, Loblaw expects to open 30 new stores and renovate more than 500 existing stores.

April 18, 2017

On April 23 and 24, 2017, The Nature's Bounty Co.'s Nutrition and Scientific Affairs team will take the stage on three separate occasions to present the findings from some of its most recent studies.

April 18, 2017

The New York Times is reporting that Philadephia-based generics company Lannett continues to raise prices on its drugs, even as the Justice Department is set to launch an anitrust investigations an Connecticut’s attorney general undertakes a drug price investigation into the company. Among the generics that have seen prices increase recently was anti-psychotic fluphenazine, which went from $43.50 to $870 for 100 10-mg capsules in 2016. (New York Times)

 

April 18, 2017

A recent survey conducted by ECRM found good alignment between retailers and suppliers, but the findings also suggest that there is room for the relationship to improve. Read ECRM’s SVP retail Wayne Bennett’s takeaways from the survey.