September 22, 2017

Thrifty White recently introduced the dedicated diabetes pilot across 20 markets with plans to roll out the program to all stores  in October.

September 22, 2017

Through the Target app, the technology will show the shopper’s location in real-time on the app's map as they move about the store, and display nearby Cartwheel deals. 

September 22, 2017

Walgreens will deploy IBM retail analytics at more than 8,100 locations nationwide to help improve the efficiency of field service support for these locations.

September 21, 2017

During the August 2016 floods in Louisiana, which caused roughly $8.7 billion in damage and destroyed more than 60,000 homes, Albertsons activated its Disaster Relief and Outreach Initiative.

September 21, 2017

Among the key projected outcomes of this deal is for Plated to become the first omnichannel meal kit offering with national scale.

September 21, 2017

he BD Ultra-Fine micro pen needle 6 mm x 32 gauge is set for distribution in September, bringing a new needle length option to patients with diabetes who inject insulin.

September 21, 2017

Research from CVS Health Research Institute and Johns Hopkins University is looking at how algorithms can be used to help identify signs of patients misusing and abusing opioids.

September 21, 2017

Forthcoming efforts from CVS Health include expanding the availability of medication disposal units in CVS Pharmacy locations, new management approaches from CVS Caremark and additional patient education from its pharmacists, among others. 

September 21, 2017

The drug is an opioid indicated to manage moderate to severe pain in patients requiring continuous around-the-clock pain opioid analgesia for an extended period of time.

September 21, 2017

The National Center for Homeopathy is hosting screenings across the nation, from New York and Philadelphia to Berkeley, Calif.

September 21, 2017

In addition to the Showcase Top 10, GMDC Board Chair Steve Davis of Weis Markets selected three products from the Showcase as his Board Chair’s Choice.

September 21, 2017

The pull toward more natural remedies, including homeopathic solutions, is resonating with consumers shopping in the OTC aisles, many suppliers shared with Drug Store News.

September 21, 2017

The integration of iMedicare’s plan comparison platform into Mirixa’s MirixaPro platform will enable pharmacies to take advantage of medication-related opportunities within their everyday workflow by prioritizing available clinical interventions for each specific patient.

September 21, 2017

A recently introduced bill from Reps. Katherine Clark, D-Mass., and Markwayne Mullin, R-Okla., has garnered interest from longtime proponents of e-prescribing in the retail pharmacy industry. 

September 21, 2017

Drug Store News spoke to PerceptiMed chief business officer Frank Maione about how PerceptiMed is working to help pharmacies deliver on the goal of improved patient engagment. 

September 21, 2017

Drug Store News talked to Chris Donley, SVP at Prevention Health Sciences, to find out why planograms need an offer formulated for cancer patients.

September 21, 2017
Drug Store News spoke to Sujanil’s Ashish Desai about what differentiates the comapny’s Lice-Nil lice treatment from other brands on the market. 
September 21, 2017

Target is rolling out its next-day delivery service of household essentials, Target Restock, to eight new markets.

September 20, 2017
In order to realize the estimated $11.4 billion in savings, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services would need to revise the way it currently reimburses for biosimilar drugs.
 
September 20, 2017

While most of the oral care category’s niche offerings focus on offerings for children, such brands as Dr. Bronner’s and Colgate are capitalizing on other niche areas. 

September 20, 2017

The CVS Health Foundation is partnering with the American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative to provide grants to help U.S. colleges and universities push for smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies.

September 20, 2017

As pharmacies grapple with DIR fees and work to create new revenue opportunites through expanded services, streamlining payment and reimbursement processes has taken on added importance in community pharmacy. 

September 20, 2017

Starkey's Ear Health products were developed by consulting audiologists and hearing health professionals to address consumers’ top needs.

September 20, 2017
Oral care is just the latest of many categories where disruptor brands have taken a bite out of consumer packaged goods leaders’ market share. And as longstanding brands have brushed up on their own innovation, the oral care space has provided booming sales for fledgling and heritage brands and a constant planogram shuffle.