May 5, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday that it will regulate all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah tobacco and pipe tobacco, among others.

May 5, 2016

An iconic summer brand is launching new products targeted at the consumer who wants quick-absorbing and lightweight sun care products. 

May 5, 2016

For the fiscal year, McKesson had revenues of $190.9 billion, up 7%.

May 5, 2016

One of the stars of the highly anticipated summer blockbuster "Suicide Squad" has signed on to be the newest ambassador for Calvin Klein Fragrances.

May 5, 2016

Mars Petcare is launching a new campaign to encourage consumers to ad wet food to their dog's dry kibble.

May 5, 2016

Nestle, the world's largest food and beverage company, announced Thursday it is accelerating sodium reduction efforts and is calling on the FDA to issue new voluntary targets.

May 5, 2016

Pepsi has kicked off an unprecedented global campaign that speaks to consumers in today's most popular language: Emoji.

May 5, 2016

In Michigan, Rite Aid employs more than 4,200 at its 275 stores and distribution center, including 115 associates at its eight stores in the city of Flint.  

May 5, 2016

Just in time for summer, Tom's of Maine is offering parents two natural alternatives for protecting baby skin.

May 4, 2016
Twenty-five grants will be awarded in the first year and 50 will be given out in each of the second and third years.
May 4, 2016

Colgate Total is launching a social media campaign to encourage women to make healthy habits, and especially oral health, a priority.

May 4, 2016

Coty says it expects its transaction with P&G’s Fragrance, Color Cosmetics and Hair Color Business to close in October and that it expects to incur $1.2 billion of one-off costs over the next four years related to closing the deal.

May 4, 2016

The findings underscore the value of home infusion services – where medication is delivered intravenously in a patient's home – for the health care system, including patients and payers.

May 4, 2016

GlaxoSmithKline will be onsite at the Kentucky Derby May 4 through May 7 to explain how the Breathe Right nasal strips work to help those who may suffer from nasal congestion breathe better, so they can sleep better. 

May 4, 2016

Consumers who grind their teeth at night have a new solution in the oral care aisle from McKeon Products Inc. 

May 4, 2016

There are now 31 MinuteClinic locations in Northern Virginia and 52 in the DC Metro area, including clinics in CVS Pharmacy stores.

May 4, 2016

Mylan is teaming up with actress and mom Sarah Jessica Parker on a national campaign to educate the public about the serious and unpredictable nature of anaphylaxis.

May 4, 2016

Target Corp. is getting tough with vendors as it works to improve its supply chain. The retailer plans to tighten deadlines for deliveries to its warehouses, hike fines for late deliveries, and could institute penalties of up to $10,000 for inaccuracies in product information, according to a report by Reuters. The new rules and penalties, detailed in a letter sent to suppliers, will start to take effect at the end of the month and will be rolled out over the next 60-90 days, the report said. (Reuters)

May 4, 2016

Pfizer has approached Medivation about a possible purchase of the company, raising the possibility of a bid rivaling a $9.3 billion offer by Sanofi SA, Reuters reported on Wednesday. (Reuters)

May 4, 2016
The timing of Easter had a positive impact on Shoppers Drug Mart's front store same-store sales of approximately 1.9%.
 
May 4, 2016

Hot new men's beauty brand Beard Guyz is expanding its distribution to several drug stores and mass retailers. 

May 4, 2016

This is InformationWeek’s 28th year identifying and honoring the nation's most innovative users of information technology. 

May 4, 2016

When implementation of the program is complete, naloxone will be available without a prescription in more than 5,800 of Walgreens nearly 8,200 stores.

May 4, 2016

The collaboration with APhA is the latest step Walgreens is taking to fight prescription drug abuse.