March 29, 2016

In April 2015, the CVS Health Foundation announced a total of 55 grant recipients that have since made meaningful progress toward their goals of improving. This year, CVS committed $1.5 million.

March 29, 2016

By 2020, the biosimilars market will grow to $390 billion and the patents on eight biologic drugs will expire.

March 29, 2016

A skin care brand designed specifically for the needs of pre- and post-partum women is launching a new line of facial products.

March 29, 2016

The drug had annual U.S. sales of about $52.8 million for the 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2015, according to IMS Health.

March 29, 2016

Cuellar and other industry leaders were recognized for “achieving food business success and for their history of civic service within the New Jersey food community,” according to the New Jersey Food Council.

March 29, 2016
Premama Fertility reproductive support powdered supplement was honored by New Hope Network as “Best New Supplement Delivery Format.”
March 29, 2016

Russia Beyond the Headlines is reporting that in Russia, following the news in early March that tennis star Maria Sharapova tested positive for meldonium, sales of the drug — which costs about $4 to $5 (300 rubles) and which many pharmacies sell without a prescription — have risen dramatically. According to the report, many of those buying the drug are amateur athletes. (RBTH)

March 29, 2016

Shoplet will now be carrying thousands of products through its partnership with McKesson.

March 29, 2016

When it comes to buying products, consumers are particular about who and what they trust to get advice.

March 28, 2016

Alembic Pharmaceuticals has launched its 13th product in the U.S.

March 28, 2016

Last month, the CDC reported preliminary overall influenza vaccine effectiveness of 59% this season. 

March 28, 2016

A Colgate-Palmolive veteran will take over leadership of Revlon just a month after its former CEO stepped down for personal reasons.

March 28, 2016

Almost half of consumers would utilize telemedicine services for medication management and prescription renewal, a HealthMine survey found.

March 28, 2016

The site is looking to help patients compare plans at different community pharmacies and potentially save money on a Medicare plan. 

March 28, 2016

With IRI Lift, marketers can better optimize their media allocation to increase return on advertising spending by 30% - 70%.

March 28, 2016

A leading brand of activity kits for kids is launching a new book and craft line for kids ages 4 and up. 

March 28, 2016

The 833,000-sq. ft. facility, which is adjacent to the company’s Clayton facility, will produce active pharmaceutical ingredients for Novo Nordisk’s GLP-1 and insulin medicines, and is expected to be fully operational in 2020.

March 28, 2016

In this OTC Megatrend Report, Drug Store News assembled a virtual panel of leading over-the-counter company executives to discuss the many opportunities to drive growth, build the market basket and drive more shoppers to the OTC aisle; and senior editor Michael Johnsen discusses disruptive technology that, both on and off the shelf, favors more sales in the OTC sector. Download the report to read more.

March 28, 2016

Sears Holdings' newest exec hails from Royal Philips, where as an EVP and the chief strategy and innovation officer and played a central role in the multi-year transformation of Philips.

March 28, 2016

The fifth edition of this special Rx-Impact report — inserted in headquarter copies of this issue of DSN and delivered to all current members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate — is meant to help educate lawmakers on the important role community pharmacy plays as the face of health care in neighborhoods all across America, helping to lower the cost of health care, improving patient access, advancing the quality of care and ultimately delivering better outcomes.

March 28, 2016

Following the sell-out success of last year's inaugural Red Nose Day, Walgreens is going beyond the nose in 2016 and raising funds through the sale of new Red Flair merchandise.

March 28, 2016

In this week’s What’s Next, Lonni Delane looks at how companies are using technology to let beauty customers create a personalized shopping experience. 

March 27, 2016

As part of its annual Industry Issues Conference in December, Drug Store News hosted the Chronic Care and Retail Health Roundtable, expanding the program for the first time in its 15 year-existence beyond the diabetes management. 

March 25, 2016

With the ability to share information with healthcare practitioners or family members, CareKit apps help people take a more active role in their health.