September 14, 2016

The activated charcoal trend seems like it's here to stay, with products launching not only in skin care but now in the dental category as well. 

September 14, 2016
Cuvitru is able to infuse up to 60 mL per site and 60 mL per hour, per site as tolerated, which Shire said results in fewer infusion sites and shorter infusion durations. 
September 14, 2016

Drug Store News this summer spoke to three Good Neighbor Pharmacy owners as part of its coverage of AmerisourceBergen ThoughtSpot 2016. In these exclusive interviews, independent pharmacists shared changes implemented in their pharmacy to expand patient care and increase front-end profitability, the importance of customer service and the role of the independent pharmacist in the community.

September 14, 2016

The study looked at the impact a three-month group challenge called LowerMyBP had on participants’ blood pressure.

September 14, 2016

The holiday shopping frenzy has begun, and it is shaping up to be more digital than ever.

September 14, 2016

InHealth Media, a partner company to Nutritional Products International, provides an entire branding strategy and media coverage in house with a full suite of marketing and PR options.

September 14, 2016

Kline Group on Wednesday posted a blog projecting double-digit sales growth of probiotics. "In 2015, according to our recently published Nonprescription Drugs USA and Natural OTCs: Impact of Non-drug Products on the U.S. OTC Market studies, the total market for probiotics is estimated at over $530 million, up above 15% since 2014," the insights company reported. "It is not uncommon for the category and some brands to achieve sales growth of 15% to 25% on a year-over-year basis." (Kline Group)

September 14, 2016

Seven out of 10 U.S. adults ages 65 and older have high blood pressure (140/90mmHg or higher), but nearly half do not have their blood pressure under control.

September 14, 2016

The makers of the original shea butter skin care line, Out Of Africa, are launching a new line of baby products. 

September 14, 2016

Pfizer has launched a new app, Moodivator, aimed at helping to motivate and encourage patients with depression. 

September 14, 2016

Real Techniques by Sam and Nic is expanding its best-selling makeup sponge collection. 

September 14, 2016

The first generation to grow up online — Gen Z— is also poised to rank as the most demanding consumer group in history.

September 14, 2016

Sephora is giving shoppers even more ways to "Beauty Together" with the launch of two new digital tools.

September 14, 2016

Leading skin care brand SheaMoisture is building on its successful #BreakTheWalls national awareness platform by launching a new phase of the campaign that highlights the divisive constructs of beauty.

September 14, 2016

Target shoppers will be doing real cartwheels next time they launch their discount app.

September 14, 2016

In addition to Washington, CVS Pharmacy locations in 30 other states are able to dispense naloxone to patients without an individual prescription.

September 13, 2016

Women everywhere from housewives to Hollywood stars are embracing a new trend that calls for less makeup and playing up natural features. It doesn't mean no makeup, but beauty products are used subtly to get a natural and glowing look.

September 13, 2016

A leading brand in developing cold-pressed juices and juice drinks is launching a new line of tea infused energy drinks.

September 13, 2016

The challenges facing independent pharmacy are increasing as its role in providing healthy patient outcomes is growing, as owners must juggle payroll and planograms while making sure the pharmacy delivers necessary patient care. Now in its eighth year, AmerisourceBergen’s Business Coaching program through Good Neighbor Pharmacy, which has grown to encompass the whole pharmacy and a pharmacy ownership program, looks to help independent pharmacies operate well so they can meet their patients’ needs.

September 13, 2016
The partnership between KloudScript and Illinois independent Doc’s Pharmacy allows for patient access to specialty pharmacy treatments at retail as an alternative to mail-order specialty pharmacies. 
 
September 13, 2016

As critical as it is to celebrate the independent spirit that drives community pharmacists to excel in patient care, it is as critical to empower those independents by ensuring patient access. AmerisourceBergen is empowering its independent partners in three critical ways: by ensuring patient access through its direct relationships with manufacturers, by commanding better terms through greater economies of scale and by heralding the market power independent pharmacy can wield in reaching underserved patient populations with specialty medicines.

September 13, 2016

Over-the-counter medicine represents 45% of the consumer health industry at $98.5 billion in 2016.

September 13, 2016

When John Bellitti — owner of HB Pharmacy in North Arlington, N.J. — took the stage at Good Neighbor Pharmacy’s ThoughtSpot 2016, the Pharmacy of the Year Award winner brought with him his family, a dedication to patient care and the legacy of his father, who opened the pharmacy in 1964 as HB Drugs.

September 13, 2016

At this year’s Good Neighbor Pharmacy’s ThoughtSpot conference, there were a lot of takeaways from the show that pharmacists can implement immediately upon returning to work. There was a new Innovation and Technology Showcase on the show floor this year. AmerisourceBergen announced its plan to launch a state-of-the-art ordering system called ABC Order, which will be available to customers in 2017. And AmerisourceBergen brought Washington, D.C., and Capitol Hill one click closer to independents with the introduction of OurIndependentVoice.com.