June 2, 2017

The new law requires retail community pharmacies to inform patients of the availability of prescription readers, and to provide them free of charge for at least the duration of a prescription. 

June 2, 2017

Walmart’s latest delivery initiative leverages its own store employees to drop online orders off at customers’ front doors. 

June 1, 2017

The InspiraChamber is designed to minimize the time it takes to administer asthma medications, Lupin said.

June 1, 2017

Costco’s first monthly sales report since it beat Wall Street expectations with its Q3 results shows it continuing to right its ship after a difficult Q1 and Q2.

June 1, 2017

The SIDI Protocol provides an outline representing the type and scope of information about a dietary ingredient that an ingredient supplier typically needs to provide to a manufacturer.

June 1, 2017

Dollar General’s Q1 saw an increase in net sales, and though net income fell $279.5 million, the retailer still managed to exceed analysts’ expectations. 

June 1, 2017

Comparable store sales for May included a negative 1% impact as a result of the sale of low productive discontinued inventory versus May of last year.

June 1, 2017

HDA's Front-end Forum kicks-off with Wendland and Robert Candelora of Retail Insights as the keynote speakers.

June 1, 2017

During the PGA Merchandise Show in January, Oska Wellness introduced Oska Pulse, a hands-free device that employs Pulsed Electromagnetic Field therapeutic technology to help relieve pain.

June 1, 2017

Since 2011, 68 novel therapies have been approved globally across 22 cancer indications. The QunitilesIMS Institute report looks at what technological advances and development trends have made this possible, as well as their cost.

June 1, 2017

The acquisition gives Sawai a foothold in the U.S. generics market, and the company will retain Rusty Field as the president of the company, adding the role of CEO to his duties.

June 1, 2017

The SheaMoisture Men’s Beard Care Collection includes four products formulated with maracuja oil and certified organic shea butter.

May 31, 2017

The Women's Choice Award serves as a competitive differentiator in today's cluttered marketplace, the company's CEO stated.

May 31, 2017

Under the acquisition, MedCart will continue to operate as it did before, but as a new business unit under Albertsons’ pharmacy team structure, with the leadership team reporting directly to Albertsons group VP pharmacy operations, Dain Rusik.

May 31, 2017

BJ's Wholesale Club has tapped two experienced retailers to drive its digital innovation and omnichannel strategy.

May 31, 2017

As part of the launch, Colgate is continuing its marketing efforts to reach Hispanic consumers with the continuation of its Simplemente Saludable program with celebrity ambassadors. 

May 31, 2017

Though CVS Pharmacy saw the launch of 39 locations within Target stores in Colorado in 2016, the new Parker, Colo. location is the first retail location for the chain, and the first of three planned openings in the Denver area this year. 

May 31, 2017
Apotex, Aurobindo, Teva and Glenmark all earned approval from the regulatory to market the drug in multiple strengths.
May 31, 2017

Health Dialog’s Nurse Line provides guidance and information to help people make informed decisions about their medical care.

May 31, 2017

Mallinckrodt, in an effort to focus more on branded products, is looking for a buyer for its generics division who could pay as much as $2 billion for the business, according to a Reuters report. Reuters noted that the company’s generics sales have dropped roughly 18% between 2015 and 2016 — a period during which its branded specialty sales grew by some 40%, partially through acquisitions. (Reuters)

 

May 31, 2017

Effective immediately, Nielsen will begin work on creating exclusive trading areas and a retail defined hierarchy on behalf of Family Dollar.

May 31, 2017

Olivino combines non-GMO bioactive ingredients derived from Mediterranean Diet staple foods including olives, grapes and tomatoes.

May 31, 2017
Glamour is set to announce the winners of the YouTuber of the Year award on June 6.
 
May 31, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance is likely to litigate should the Federal Trade Commission sue to block its proposed merger of Rite Aid, Cowen analyst Charles Rhyee opined according to a StreetInsider.com report published Wednesday. Rite Aid's value "remains significant" Rhyee noted. "This leads us to believe if the FTC were to block, WBA would litigate to win Rite Aid," he said. A deadlocked FTC is also a possibility, according to Rhyee. "The FTC Chairman, Maureen Ohlhausen, who is likely more favorable to the transaction, could use the 1-1 vote as leverage to build consensus and arrive at a consent decree." (StreetInsider.com)