November 28, 2017

Rite Aid executed the transfer of 97 stores and related assets to Walgreens.

November 28, 2017

Currently found in 6,000 department stores, perfumeries and pharmacies in more than 40 countries, the cosmetics company is now setting its sights on the American consumer.

November 28, 2017

Takeda said that in addition to its work on the Zika vaccine, it is undertaking vaccine programs to address such illnesses as dengue, norovirus and polio.

November 28, 2017

Under the new structure, the global generics and specialty medicines groups will be integrated into a single commercial organization covering North America, Europe and growth markets. Each region will manage the entire portfolio from OTC to specialty and generic pharmaceuticals. 

November 28, 2017

The company noted that the relaunched generic potassium chloride powder would be available with a new NDC number.

November 27, 2017

A "human" OTC brand listens to its consumers. It doesn’t try to sell something at every engagement.

November 27, 2017

The four rules issues by the company range from understanding the market, letting consumers sample before purchasing, using multiple media channels and urging the importance of training a sales force.  

November 27, 2017

As Andy McCann departs his position, the West Des Moines, Iowa-based chain has promoted Sheila Laing to the post from her position as chief human resources officer.

November 27, 2017
The proposed rule includes changes regarding e-prescribing and medication therapy management, addressing opioid abuse and building pharmacy access, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores said.
November 27, 2017

Perrigo has introduced its generics of Mycolog II Cream (nystatin and triamcinolone acetonide cream, 1 mg/gram) and the Exalgo (hydromorphone HCl) extended-release tablets in 32-mg dosage strength.

November 27, 2017

David Orgel examines how grocers can best sell better-for-you and organic products online as the Amazon-Whole Foods merger threatens to corner that market. 

November 27, 2017

Unilever announced plans to acquire Sundial Brands and its personal care brands including SheaMoisture, Nubian Heritage and Madam C.J. Walker. 

November 27, 2017

Hepatitis C patients managed jointly by this clinic-pharmacy collaboration had a shorter average prescribed time-to-therapy and lower copays.

November 27, 2017

WebMD’s popular "Symptom Checker"  gets more than  4 million searches a month and powers WebMD’s Cold and Flu Map. 

November 27, 2017

The online retailer of wine has announced the expansion of locations for product pickup to more than 10,000 sites nationwide. 

November 22, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder as a monotherapy and as adjunctive treatment to stimulants. 

November 22, 2017

The New Jersey-based company was given the Consumer Healthcare Products Association 2017 Industry Leadership Award for Advancing Self-Care.

November 22, 2017

New York-based equity research firm Cowen has sized up the threat Amazon poses to the industry, and while its entry would not be as disruptive as some might think, there are still opportunities for Amazon in the pharmacy business. 

November 22, 2017

The contraceptive had U.S. brand and generic sales of roughly $116.8 million, according to data from IQVIA for the 12 months ended September 2017.

November 22, 2017

The Pharmacy Quality Alliance and Tufts Medical Center are each looking to develop quality health measures that address important gaps in diabetes and cancer care. 

November 22, 2017

The company also released an infographic, detailing the six types of shoppers who will be on the hunt for gifts, and they are: the caregiver, the adventurer, the techy, the fashionista, the kitchen master and the littles. 

November 22, 2017
Walgreens said that the app’s three most popular features among users are prescription refill (including refill-by-scan), photo print ordering and paperless coupons.
 
November 21, 2017

7-Eleven stores will begin selling Simply Me Beauty cosmetics for eyes, lips and face. 

November 21, 2017

Boston University’s Slone Epidemiology Center found that in 2015, 51% of pregnant women in the control group of its Birth Defects Study received the Tdap vaccination — up from less than 1% who had done so before 2009.