March 29, 2017

QuickFire Challenge winners will receive grants totaling up to $200,000, entrance to a Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS facility and/or mentoring from Johnson & Johnson Innovation.

March 29, 2017

McKesson ideaShare 2017 attendees who register before April 30 will receive early-bird pricing and access to special discounts, including a 3% rebate on all OneStop Generics purchases.

March 29, 2017

2017’s theme, “Making an Impact in Patient Care,” served as a mandate for attendees to step up efforts in patient care and demonstrate why pharmacists should have a much larger role in any new federal health care policy.

March 29, 2017

For more than 40 years, the Odor-Eaters Rotten Sneaker contest has celebrated kids’ active lives by giving kids from all over the U.S. an opportunity to show off their foul-smelling sneakers.

March 29, 2017

The Sargento Sweet Balanced Breaks snacks all contain fewer than 200 calories per serving and 5-7 g of protein.

March 29, 2017

Roughly 40% of retailers surveyed by Boston Retail Partners for a special report said that personalization is a top digital priority.

March 29, 2017

Prior to joining TreeHouse, the former Walgreens group VP was responsible for all of Walgreens' household, consumables and general merchandise categories.

March 29, 2017

If approved, former FDA Deputy Commissioner Scott Gottlieb would make streamlining drug approvals his top priority.

March 29, 2017

People magazine is recognizing companies with 1,000 or more employees that demonstrate respect, compassion and concern for their employees, their communities and the environment.

March 28, 2017

ORIEN Avatar fosters collaboration among key stakeholders in cancer research with the shared goal of discovering and developing novel therapies in clinical trials.

March 28, 2017

Dr. Ajit Shetty has 36 years of pharmaceutical industry experience, first joining Janssen Pharmaceutica in 1976.

March 28, 2017

Oxycodone APAP Tablets are available in 2.5/325mg, 5/325mg, 7.5/325mg and 10/325mg — 100- and 500-count bottles and are anticipated to ship in the second quarter. 

March 28, 2017
Consumer Reports is shining a light on the generics savings programs that various retailers offer through their pharmacies, including Walgreens, Rite Aid, Walmart, Costco, Kmart and Sam’s Club. The report notes that while many offer deals on 30- and 90-day generics supplies, many also offer memberships that open up more discounts on other drugs. (Consumer Reports)
March 28, 2017

Regeneron’s Dupixent is intended for patients whose eczema is not controlled adequately by topical therapies, or those for whom topical therapies are not advisable.

March 28, 2017
Mark Doerr joins the former Change Healthcare company from Giant Eagle, where he oversaw pharmacy enterprise solutions, merchandising, managed care and specialty for the company’s more than 200 pharmacies.
March 28, 2017

The new website features a variety of voices – produced by both freelancers and Kroger associates – sharing stories about Kroger's people and innovative projects.

March 28, 2017

Mighty Organic’s Mighty Sticks join the company’s Mighty Bars and Mighty Jerky, which are made with organic, grass-fed beef.

March 28, 2017

Nice-Pak has been a Walmart supplier for more than 35 years, the company stated, supplying both branded and private brand products.

March 28, 2017

The African Black Soap facial care collection includes products that are certified homeopathic acne remedies, and the main ingredient has been known in Africa as a remedy for clearing blemishes, exfoliating skin and soothing eczema and psoriasis symptoms.

March 28, 2017

AlGeepa will be one of many products at H-E-B to feature the GoTexan seal, an effort of the Texas Department of Agriculture to promote the products, culture and community that call Texas home.

March 28, 2017

New York Post posits that Americans are “tapped out” and are also applying for credit in dwindling numbers.

March 28, 2017

Shoppers can visit their local CUB, Farm Fresh, SHOPPERS or Shop ‘n Save Pharmacy for a diabetes risk assessment performed by a pharmacist, followed by a free glucose screening for those determined to be at risk for the disease.

March 28, 2017

USA Today is highlighting the results of a study conducted in 2015 by the New York City Dept. of Consumer Affairs, which found that when it comes to personal care, products marketed to women cost 13% more than those marketed to men — a trend referred to as the “Pink Tax.” Among reasons given for the prices differences is that, “Companies are willing to spend more money advertising to women than they are toward men, contributing to the price discrepancies,” Ted Potrikus, CEO of the Retail Council of New York State, told USA Today. (USA Today).

 

March 28, 2017

Dan Mack offers four pillars that should define engaging presentations.