June 12, 2015

There is a new wave of consumers that is quickly becoming the most powerful economic force in retail. Enter: The New General Market consumer.

 
June 12, 2015

The Patient Access to Pharmacists’ Care Coalition, a group of more than 25 organizations representing patients, has released newspaper and radio advertisements calling for passage of the Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act.

June 12, 2015

Swoon Beauty’s Universal Lip Gloss Scoop & Applicator will be available on Target.com starting June 14th for consumers who want to salvage every last drop of their favorite lip glosses.

June 12, 2015

Walmart continues its building boom in Northwest Arkansas, opening a Neighborhood Market store just a few miles from the chain’s headquarters in Bentonville. 

June 12, 2015

Whole Foods Market has revealed the name of its new smaller-store concept slated to begin opening in 2016. Enter 365 by Whole Foods Market.

June 11, 2015

In light of the re-emergence of vaccine-preventable diseases in the United States, the American Medical Association is seeking more stringent state immunization requirements to allow exemptions only for medical reasons.

June 11, 2015

Ateb, a provider of pharmacy patient care solutions, has announced the formation of its inaugural Community Pharmacy Advisory Board, comprised of pharmacy leaders who will serve as an “internal institute” within the Ateb organization.

June 11, 2015

Adam Ciongoli will start overseeing the company’s legal arm and government relations, as well as corporate secretary activities, on July 13. 

June 11, 2015

Data from Acosta Sales and Marketing is showing that Hispanic shoppers are an important demographic for grocery stores to focus on. 

June 11, 2015

Loblaw has announced that by the end of 2018, its private brands Life Brand and President's Choice household, beauty and cosmetic products will no longer be formulated using triclosan, phthalates or micro beads.

June 11, 2015

Publix may be mulling a smaller store format, according to a report in The Gainesville Sun.

June 11, 2015

According to a new report from national trade organization AHAA: the Voice of Hispanic Marketing, pharmaceutical marketers have room for improvement when it comes to Hispanic advertising.

June 11, 2015

The Food Marketing Institute has presented Cheryl Macik, director of consumer affairs for Wakefern, with its Esther Peterson Consumer Service Award.

June 11, 2015

The Balance Rewards for healthy choices program gives users Balance Rewards points for logging blood pressure or weight loss, tracking daily activity and setting achievable goals.

June 11, 2015

The Crack Life Open campaign is meant to encourage consumers to “flourish from the inside out,” as the campaign’s tagline goes.

June 11, 2015

The action in Denver will start a day before the opening of the NACDS Total Store Expo, as Drug Store News and the Mack Elevation Forum once again team up to host a special one-day thought leadership event on Aug. 21.

June 10, 2015

The $1.1 billion deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2016 and will include Bayer’s Contour line of blood glucose monitors and test strips, as well as lancing devices like Microlet and Elite. 

June 10, 2015

French company Kolibree, makers of a connected electric toothbrush, has secured a round of financing to further its momentum in North America.

June 10, 2015

FamilyWize Prescription Savings Card saves users 42% off retail prescription costs on average. 

June 10, 2015

Longtime Dollar General executive Jeff Owen will come back to lead store operations, the company announced Wednesday. 

June 10, 2015

Do you ever wonder why some women look much younger than their age? Could it be her genes, does she use a “magic” cream or has she had a cosmetic procedure? Research from Procter & Gamble’s Olay shows how gene expression changes impact the appearance and quality of women’s skin as they age across every decade.

June 10, 2015

"Despite living in a digital age, no one else has yet addressed ... common health issues in a mobile format," Sumeet Narula of McNeil Consumer Healthcare said regarding its recent app launch. 

June 10, 2015

New research from the NPD Group’s food industry research is showing that whatever a consumer is snacking on, it’s important they think it’s healthy.

June 10, 2015

NYX Cosmetics has launched its fourth annual NYX FACE Awards, a multi-national competition that celebrates the online makeup artist and beauty community in search of The Beauty Vlogger of the Year.