November 14, 2016

In this report, DSN examines sales activity in the natural beverage and beer categories, highlighting new products that are shaking up the consumables aisles.

November 14, 2016

As Costco stays on a slow and steady course of growth, the warehouse club has managed to keep its sales moving in the right direction and keep its membership rolls growing. 

November 14, 2016

The CVS Health Foundation has teamed up the American Cancer Society to award grants to 20 U.S. colleges and universities as part of their Tobacco-Free Generation Campus Initiative.

November 14, 2016

e.l.f. Beauty is expanding its footprint in the New York City area with a new store north of Union Square.

November 14, 2016

McKesson's EnterpriseRx 7.0 facilitates a closer connection between pharmacists and their patients through expanded patient communication.

November 14, 2016

Mondelez International is joining together two popular candy brands into one candy bar.

November 14, 2016

A U.S. kosher poultry company is doubling down on consumer appetites for products with clean ingredients by launching a whole new line of natural foods.

November 14, 2016

The Nature's Bounty Co. family of brands includes Nature's Bounty, Sundown Naturals, Solgar, Holland & Barrett, Osteo Bi-Flex, Ester-C, MET-Rx, Pure Protein, Balance, Body Fortress, Puritan's Pride and most recently, Organic Dr.

November 14, 2016

A Trump administration increases the likelihood that Walgreens Boots Alliance will successfully close its proposed acquisition of Rite Aid, though the deal's acual closing date may be extended further into the first quarter of 2017, suggested a Seeking Alpha opinion piece published Sunday.  "A new administration will be more open to the Kroger solution [buying Rite Aid prescription files and moving them in-house] than the previous administration," Seeking Alpha wrote. "Given the current hostile environment for consumer mergers, it is hard not to believe that the new regime increases the odds of regulatory approval at least modestly." (Seeking Alpha)

November 14, 2016

American Express Card Members who are also part of Rite Aid’s free loyalty program, wellness+ with Plenti, will also have the option of using their wellness+ with Plenti points, in addition to using Membership Rewards points.

November 14, 2016
Customers who sign up for the card will get 10% of one in-store purchase upon approval. Shopko Credit Card program customers will also automatically received a $10 gift card for every $200 spent. 
November 11, 2016

The 300,000-sq. ft. corporate campus at the Offices of Austin Ranch in Carrollton, Texas, will serve as AmerisourceBergen Specialty Group’s new regional headquarters. 

 
November 11, 2016

Brill is board-certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine and is Predictive Health’s chief medical officer. He has formerly served as a medical director for several managed care organizations and has run independent practice organizations and physician-hospital organizations

November 11, 2016

The Dr. Reddy’s generic will be available in 30-, 100- and 1,000-count bottles of 60-mg dosage strength tablets.

November 11, 2016

Vemlidy is a targeted prodrug of tenofovir that has shown antiviral efficacy similar to and a dose that’s less than one-tenth of that in Gilead’s Viread.

November 11, 2016

DSN Editor in Chief/Associate Publisher Rob Eder notes that at least one man saw President Donald Trump coming. DSN interviewed him for a January 2011 cover story: Stewart “Stewie Rah-Rah” Rahr, the free-wheeling billionaire-philanthropist and former owner/founder of Kinray, the largest privately held drug distribution company at the time he sold it to Cardinal Health for some $1.3 billion.

November 11, 2016

Febreze is taking an old-school approach to its holiday marketing by releasing the second installment of “The #12Stinks of Christmas" with iconic hip-hop artist Doug E. Fresh.

November 11, 2016

Wall Street has rewarded the company’s stock price in anticipation.

November 11, 2016

Kroger's family of stores has donated nearly $18 million since 2010 to help support USO programs, which represents the largest cumulative gift to the USO in its 75-year history.

November 11, 2016

ToConceive is clinically proven to increase a women’s production of transudate, a natural lubricant that assists in the fertility process, M Pharma USA noted.

November 11, 2016

QuickChek is supporting local veterans as a sponsor of the 9th annual Long Island Run for the Warriors in Lindenhurst, N.Y.

November 11, 2016

The unexpected election of Donald Trump as president has serious implications for the retail supply chain, which could especially effect online commerce. 

November 11, 2016

Picture a train that's left the station and is picking up speed. That's David Orgel's analogy for how the health and wellness trend is impacting supermarkets.

November 11, 2016

Veterans seeking advice at retail pharmacy walked away with a better understanding of their health condition in a shorter amount of time as compared to VA military centers.