February 12, 2016

GMDC also announced a number of new appointments to its executive committee and board of directors. 

February 12, 2016

By leveraging data and insights from multiple sources, CPG manufacturers and retailers can determine which brands and channels have opportunities for e-commerce-based growth.

February 12, 2016

The study isn't relevant to the 14-day recommended use of over-the-counter PPIs in treatment of frequent heartburn, however. 

February 12, 2016

Kline Group's Laura Mahecha, OTC industry expert, recently posted a blog charting the growth of "natural OTC medicines," which include homeopathic remedies. "While natural OTCs are small, accounting for less than 3% of overall OTC market sales, their growth rate has far exceeded the OTC industry's overall growth," Mahecha noted. "For example, over a recent three-year period, the overall OTC market grew by a CAGR of 1.6% while natural OTCs were up by a CAGR of nearly 6% over the same timeframe." (Kline)

February 12, 2016

According to a new survey, among patients with MDD who take their medication as directed 42% said they still experience symptoms at least once a week and 26% said they experience symptoms several times a week. 

February 12, 2016

Generics manufacturerer Vensun Pharmaceuticals has added an industry veteran to head up its regulatory affairs and compliance operations. 

February 11, 2016

Cardinal Health's MedSync Advantage web-based solution was designed with direct input from community pharmacists, creating a custom tool that supports easier identification of eligible patients.

February 11, 2016

Walgreens plans to replace relational databases with Hadoop clusters that will help drive insights of greater amounts of consumer data for a lower cost, Walgreens chief information officer Abhi Dhar told CIO in a recent interview. "When you become experience focused, your technology vision is different," Dhar told CIO. "You're maniacally focused on making it easy for customers, which means you eliminate anything that gets in your way, even if it's the same technology that everybody else uses, and you have to consider ripping it up." (CIO)

February 11, 2016

While flu activity remains relatively low across most of the U.S., The Walgreens Flu Index data is tracking increased flu activity in the South and West regions.

February 11, 2016

With the 2016 legislative session underway, the Walgreens Corporate Partnership comes at an opportune time.

February 11, 2016

There's a new cosmetics brand launching in the U.S. aiming to offer high-quality makeup at an affordable price.

February 11, 2016

Kimberly-Clark's Huggies brand has been honored with another award.

February 11, 2016

The company said that the partnerships would allow employers to tackle such issues as chronic disease management, fitness tracking, biometric screening and diet planning.

February 11, 2016

The Pet Diabetes Tracker helps the pet owner to do routine, daily monitoring by entering health information including blood glucose levels, food and water consumption, body condition and weight. 

February 11, 2016

Merck Animal Health’s new app lets users track various stats about their pet’s diabetes, including blood glucose levels and consumption of food and water. 

February 11, 2016

The bling of the candy world, Ring Pop, has a new range of flavors to entice consumers this Valentine's Day.

February 11, 2016

The first cohort of companies will be jointly selected by Galvanize and Pfizer Consumer Healthcare for a six-month program beginning on March 7, 2016.

February 11, 2016

In a late January statement, Theranos resolved to "take corrective action and will submit a full plan of correction to CMS within days."

February 11, 2016

Pharmacy automation company RxSafe and inventory software company Datarithm on Thursday announced a partnership aimed at streamlining inventory for pharmacy owners. 

February 11, 2016

The Senate Judiciary Committee approved a piece of legislation aimed at curbing prescription drug abuse and ensuring legitimate patient access by encouraging collaboration between health and enforcement agencies. 

February 11, 2016

TRESemmé, the official hair care sponsor of New York Fashion Week, plans to collaborate with an emerging designer for an unprecedented presentation at NYFW.

February 11, 2016

Upsher-Smith Laboratories and the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations are recognizing pharmacists in 42 states and Puerto Rico with the 2015 NASPA Excellence in Innovation award. 

February 11, 2016

In the latest installment of What’s Next, Lonni Delane takes a look at Cosmoprof North America’s efforts to appeal to multicultural consumers.