November 30, 2016

Medela's research insights revealed that a breastfeeding mom may face a number of obstacles – from the impact of product performance on her milk output, to the noise of her breast pump motor, to getting access to help.

November 30, 2016

A new Harris Poll survey reports that a majority of women over the age of 35 believe buying green beauty is important to them, while an even larger percentage of millennial women seek out cleaner, all-natural products.

November 30, 2016

QuintilesIMS has announced some changes to its executive leadership, including the retirement of QuintilesIMS vice chairman and research and development solutions president Tom Pike

November 30, 2016

The next big thing in beauty going viral on the Internet isn't actually makeup: It's a sponge.

November 30, 2016

Augmented reality beauty app YouCam is teaming up with a celebrity makeup artist to launch features especially tailored to the Latino consumer.

November 29, 2016

The generic was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in September. 

November 29, 2016

Bed Bath & Beyond is accelerating its plans to go deeper into  e-commerce space with the acquisition of PersonalizationMall.com for $190 million.

November 29, 2016

BJ's Wholesale Club will open Dunkin Donuts restaurants in its clubs throughout the Metro New York area.

November 29, 2016

Combined, CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health and OptumRx, UnitedHealth Group’s free-standing pharmacy care services business, will offer service providing several benefits.

November 29, 2016

Cyber Monday has made history — again. With shoppers spending $3.45 billion online on Cyber Monday, Nov. 28, a 12.1% jump year-over-year, sales not only surpassed predictions, but made this the largest Cyber Monday shopping event to date, according to Adobe Digital Insights, which aggregated data from 23 billion visits to retail websites.

November 29, 2016

The retail pharmacy industry is "enthusiastic to help leverage pharmacy to improve Americans’ health and well-being," NACDS president and CEO Steven Anderson noted regarding Trump's health nominations. "NACDS has a powerful story to tell."

November 29, 2016

The drug is indicated to improve wakefulness in adults with excessive sleepiness associated with obstructive sleep apnea, narcolepsy or shift work disorder. 

November 29, 2016

GPhA president and CEO Chip Davis called for passage of the 21st Century Cures Act, which is headed to the House of Representatives this week, citing its funding for an act that would work to address the prescription drug abuse epidemic.

November 29, 2016

Topics for discussion at the Drug Store News Issue Summit include pharmacies’ role in the care of chronic condition patients, coordinating and connecting the touchpoints across the omni-channel platforms, how technology and consumerism will fuel personalized medicine and measuring and monitoring patient outcomes.

November 29, 2016

The Nature's Truth seasonal launch adds a little seasonal spice to the aromatherapy aisle this holiday season, creating an opportunity to attract new users to the vitamin aisle.

November 29, 2016
The $41 million deal will bring Ateb’s Time My Meds medication synchronization tool and its pharmacy-based patient care solutions into Omnicell’s portfolio. 
November 29, 2016

Among the participants at the MTM and Medication Adherence Innovations Summit was QS/1 market analyst senior manager Ed Vess, who offered input into pharmacy’s role in medication management and improving patient outcomes. 

November 29, 2016

Apple is actively pursuing deeper health applications that can be delivered through a wearable platform, such as the Apple Watch, through meetings with the Food and Drug Administration, AppleInsider reported Tuesday. "Sources inside the FDA tell us that 'Apple is here all the time' discussing 'a Parkinson's project, and SaMD (software as a medical device) in general,'" the report noted. "We've gotten into the health arena and we started looking at wellness, that took us to pulling a string to thinking about research," Apple CEO Tim Cook told AppleInsider in an interview earlier this year. "Pulling that string a little further took us to some patient-care stuff, and that pulled a string that's taking us into some other stuff." (AppleInsider)

November 29, 2016

Walgreens opened the doors to its latest specialty pharmacy in the Columbus, Ohio market, Columbus Business First reported Tuesday. "With the brand name 'Community, A Walgreens Pharmacy,' the facility opened this week at 114 W. 3rd Ave., in an office building next to Select Specialty Hospital, which provides short-term rehabilitation stays after hospitalization for surgery, stroke and other reasons," Columbus Business reported. To date, Walgreens has more than 250 pharmacies operating under the Community banner, the report added. (Columbus Business First)

November 29, 2016

The Stork OTC is available for purchase at select retailers nationwide and online for the average retail price of $79.99.

November 28, 2016

Online club retailer Boxed.com is partnering with Unilever to deliver everyday essentials from Dove, Caress, Ponds, and Simple to women's shelters across the country this Giving Tuesday.

November 28, 2016

HSN, Inc. has appointed Rod Little as CFO, effective January 3, 2017.

November 28, 2016

Impax announced Monday that it had appointed J. Kevin Buchi, CEO of TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals, to its board of directors. 

November 28, 2016

Both companies have confirmed that they are in preliminary discussions.