March 15, 2017

Allergan, as part of its See America initiative to fight preventable blindness in the United States, rolled out its new video featuring actor and hip-hop artist Common.

March 15, 2017

CVS Caremark clients saw their prescription drug trend drop to an average of 3.2% compared to 5% in 2015.

March 15, 2017

Specialty Connect is one area of strong growth for the retailer, CVS’ EVP and CFO said during Wednesday’s Barclays Global Healthcare Conference.

March 15, 2017

According to the latest Walgreens Flu Index, four of the top 10 markets still experiencing high levels of flu activity are in Texas, including three of the top five markets.

March 15, 2017
Hotbox Roasters’ new Nitro Cold brew contains 420 mg of caffeine in a 12-oz. can and is made with Arabica coffee beans roasted in Longmont, Colo.
March 15, 2017

Clif Bar commands a 24.8% dollar share of nutritional and intrinsic health value bars with $590.5 million in sales on 11.5% growth for the 52 weeks ended Dec. 25 across total U.S. multi-outlets, according to IRI.

March 15, 2017

The bill, the Creating Transparency to Have Drug Rebates Unlocked (C-THRU) Act, would take several steps to improve transparency, Sen. Wyden, D-Ore., noted.

March 15, 2017

Through partnerships with Pharmapacks.com and Cardinal Health, the self-tanning company is distributing its new line online and through independent pharmacies, rather than launching with a larger distribution. 

March 15, 2017

Johnson & Johnson’s Le Petit Marseillais body wash brand is coming across the pond and the company is reportedly promoting the brand with a focus on digital and social marketing initiatives. 

March 15, 2017

The company announced Tuesday that it had appointed Serge Jureidini as president, Elizabeth Arden and fragrances.

March 15, 2017

MMR vaccinations are available upon request at Rite Aid pharmacies in 28 states and the District of Columbia, subject to state regulations, during pharmacy hours. No appointment is necessary.

March 14, 2017

Fred’s could purchase additional stores, distribution centers, software and personnel, according to a news report.

March 14, 2017

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently collaborated with the Florida Department of Health to conduct additional analysis of locally acquired Zika cases, including analysis of resident travel patterns in Florida.

March 14, 2017
The campaign’s second year comes as the company launches Colgate Total Advanced Health mouthwash, which the company said combines germ-killing ingredients with breath-freshening power.
March 14, 2017

In addition to spring-inspired packaging, the company is rolling out some innovations in the candy aisle. 

March 14, 2017

Pharmacy patient care and collaboration across healthcare segments are vital to improving health and wellness nationwide, wrote Steve Anderson.

March 14, 2017

In the United States, an estimated 44 million people have osteoporosis, and another 10 million are at risk for the disease, which causes progressive bone loss and increased fracture risk.

March 14, 2017

The Congressional Budget Office on Monday released its assessment of the American Health Care Act, the House GOP's proposal to replace Obamacare, and The Hill is outlining five of the biggest takeaways. Among them are the 24 million individuals who would be uninsured by 2026, with 14 million losing coverage next year, as well as the expected reduction in the federal deficit that the bill would bring about. The bill would also create extensive changes to Medicaid.  (The Hill)

March 14, 2017

A partnership between HRA Pharma and Ibis Reproductive Health to begin an application for an OTC oral contraceptive to the Food and Drug Administration was recently announced, researchers noted.

March 14, 2017

A Lowe’s store in Framingham, Mass., recently debuted its “Holoroom How To,” Lowe’s first-ever virtual reality DIY skills-training clinic.

March 14, 2017

Based on store performance, the bonuses, along with annual pay raises, were included in employees’ March 9 paycheck.

March 14, 2017

The retail giant is testing a touch-screen monitor in its toy aisle at select stores in Texas, connecting customers to available in-store inventory or the company’s website for ordering. 

March 14, 2017

The company behind the WaterPik is debuting a new way to bathe pets. 

March 13, 2017

Albertsons has chosen a longtime Safeway veteran to head up the company’s diversity and inclusion efforts, as well as its government relationships, philanthropy and sustainability departments.