October 17, 2016

Drug overdoses have become the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, with 47,055 people dying in 2014 as a result of lethal drug overdoses — 18,893 of which were related to prescription pain relievers. One of the critical first lines of defense, the drug naloxone can reverse the effects of an overdose. But until recently it could only be accessed by prescription.

October 17, 2016

Awards given out by NCPA and the NCPA Foundation at the NCPA 2016 Annual Convention honored pharmacists for leadership in adherence, lifetime achievement, and their commitment to education, as well as standout NCPA student chapters and members. 

October 17, 2016

Cirrus Healthcare will be launching the clinically designed earplugs MigraineX, along with an app that tracks shifts in barometric pressure, a known trigger of migraines.

October 17, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines in-depth sales activity in the analgesic and digestive aisles, highlighting products that are transforming OTC, in this multi-page report.

October 17, 2016

PepsiCo has set a target for reducing fats and sugar in its products as part of an ambitious plan to transform its product portfolio and reduce its environmental impact.

October 17, 2016

Drug Store News has partnered with Competitive Promotion Report, IRI and MarketTrack to create this exclusive report highlighting market performance of major manufacturers in pain treatments — internal and external analgesic categories.

October 17, 2016

Progresso is launching a new vegan soup line that offers consumers unique flavor varieties with no preservatives or colors from artificial sources.

October 17, 2016

Target has pulled some clown masks from the shelves of many stores and online amid reports of clown threats nationwide.

October 17, 2016

The shave category is trying to get its groove back. In this special report, DSN examines hot trends with in-depth analysis of sales activity in men’s grooming.

October 17, 2016

Sonoma Creamery has taken cheese and bacon -- two of America's favorite foods -- and combined them into an on-the-go, high protein snack.

October 17, 2016

In the two years since it pulled the plug on tobacco, CVS Health has literally doubled down on health. In this exclusive special report, DSN examines the work the company is doing across the organization to ensure that bet pays off.

October 17, 2016

In addition to selling the Save-A-Lot business to an Onex Corp. affiliate, Supervalu is also entering into a professional services agreement to provide Save-A-Lot’s day-to-day operational and support services for five years.

October 17, 2016

The shave category is trying to get its groove back, and where sales are up a healthy 10.6% for the 52-week period ended Sept. 4, 2016, as tracked by IRI across multi-outlets.

October 17, 2016

Unilever’s $1 billion purchase of Dollar Shave Club was an eye-opening deal, representing growth in a different market.

October 17, 2016

With the new Ship to Store program, customers who order items to a local Walgreens or Duane Reade store for pick up will receive free shipping with no minimum order requirement.

October 17, 2016

CVS Health rocked the industry in 2014 when it removed cigarettes and tobacco from its pharmacy shelves in an effort to promote health and reduce chronic illnesses associated with tobacco-use. Now, the retailer is taking yet another stance against tobacco-use with a hefty $50 million initiative to help deliver the nation’s first tobacco-free generation.

October 14, 2016

One of the nation's fastest growing frozen food companies is globalizing the freezer aisle with the introduction of EAT! frozen entrées. 

October 14, 2016

Benzer Pharmacy launched its franchise model earlier this year with the goal of giving independent pharmacies a platform to leverage their collective strength under one brand.

October 14, 2016

Bounty paper towels has teamed up with mother, designer and author Kristin Cavallari to share some fuss-free ways to clean up life's inevitable messes.

October 14, 2016

Fast-growing couponing app Checkout 51 is now the first major grocery savings app in the United States to be available in Spanish.

October 14, 2016

Until the open enrollment period closes on Dec. 7, all 9,600 CVS Pharmacy stores will offer access to information about local and national Medicare Part D plans in English and Spanish, as well as in-store education events and online resources.

October 14, 2016

Last year, Giant/Martin’s donated $12.3 million to about 100 hunger relief agencies through customer, vendor and corporate support, part of which included its Meat the Needs program. 

October 14, 2016

These wise words were often shared by my late father. (The greatest mentor I could have ever asked for!) In fact, one of my favorite stories was based on this very premise.

October 14, 2016

Kmart parent company Sears Holdings announced that Jason Hollar has been promoted to CFO, effective immediately.