February 12, 2015

The House Energy and Commerce Committee passed legislation to help curb prescription drug diversion and abuse and protect patients in need of medication.

February 12, 2015

Fred's Super Dollar joined inStream's retailer network of 38,000-plus stores.

February 12, 2015

Hada Labo Tokyo Ultimate Anti-Aging Facial Mask, a hydrating anti-aging sheet mask, has been named Product of the Year for 2015 in the anti-aging skin care category.

February 12, 2015

As many as 53% of consumers feel it's not so easy to understand their personal health information. 

 

February 12, 2015

Northern Ireland is tapping into retail pharmacists as an integral health resource.

February 12, 2015

In honor of American Heart Month, Omron Healthcare and AliveCor are empowering people to take charge of their health through precise technology. 

February 12, 2015

Shoppers Drug Mart is now testing the sale of fresh foods, according to published reports.

 

February 12, 2015

Revlon has partnered with Google to launch an animated, shareable Valentine’s Day e-card powered by Google technology.

February 12, 2015

In a series of special reports, Drug Store News looks at some of the top trends impacting pharmacy in this pivotal year for the nation’s health system.

 

February 12, 2015

Sandoz on Thursday launched telmisartan tablets, the generic version of Micardis from Boehringer Ingelheim. The drug is used to treat hypertension, the company said.

 

February 12, 2015

Whole Foods Market is continuing its expansion in Western Canada with three new locations: Greater Victoria, B.C.; Edmonton, Alberta; and Calgary, Alberta.

February 11, 2015

Carma Laboratories on Wednesday announced that its new Carmex Cold Sore Treatment has been named the 2015 “Product of the Year” winner in the Specialty Skin Treatment category by Product of the Year USA.

February 11, 2015

Skin care brand derma e has announced the launch of its new Scalp Relief Shampoo and Conditioner.

February 11, 2015

Iron supplementation found to reduce time of recovery for blood donors, according to a National Institutes of Health-funded study. 

February 11, 2015

Procter & Gamble has appointed Francis Blake, former chairman of the board and CEO of Home Depot, to its board of directors, effective immediately.

February 11, 2015

Energizer Personal Care’s Playtex Sport brand is looking to jazz up the feminine care market with the introduction of its first ever pads and liners designed with Sport Level Protection.

February 11, 2015

As a follow-up to the success of its line of personal bathing products, Pura Naturals debuted a line of sustainable household sponges, which give consumers a more earth-conscious option when cleaning kitchen and bathroom surfaces.

February 11, 2015

Americans are now spending an average of 4.7 hours a day on their smartphones — more than their counterparts in at least 11 countries around the world — according to a new monthly report from Informate, a privately held mobile measurement firm.

February 11, 2015

Rite Aid is set to acquire Envision Pharmaceutical in a deal valued at $2 billion.

 

February 11, 2015

Sam's Club will be showing its love to its customers this Valentine's Day with the offering of a free heart health screening.

February 11, 2015

The majority of Americans are not fully satisfied with their doctor-patient relationship, and many lack the tools to evaluate their options and make better care decisions.

February 11, 2015

Lost gloss and other makeup mishaps can be a thing of the past thanks to Swoon Beauty, a line of cosmetics tools that aims to help women make the most of their cosmetics by eliminating common beauty frustrations with multitasking tools and products.

February 11, 2015

The Little Clinic inside select Middle Tennessee area Kroger stores continues its market penetration with the opening of its Innsbrooke location earlier this month.

February 11, 2015

TIGI, a professional salon brand owned by Unilever, and Naterra International have entered into a global licensing agreement to produce, market and distribute TIGI Cosmetics.