December 14, 2015

Vibrezi is an oral medication that is indicated to relieve the diarrhea and abdominal pain associated with IBS-D.  

December 14, 2015

It’s no secret Amazon.com counts Google and Apple as two of its biggest competitors for general online domination. According to Motley Fool, Amazon is expanding a specific benefit of its Prime paid loyalty service intended to both boost membership and stay current with Google and Apple’s consumer offerings. [Motley Fool]

December 14, 2015

The dietary supplement industry stands in support of FDA taking enforcement action against misbranded and adulterated products. 

December 14, 2015

Both products’ packaging feature new villain Kylo Ren’s mask and light saber, both of which are already recognizable ahead of the film’s Dec. 18 release.

December 14, 2015

The new company will wield a $16 billion CPG portfolio across a number of front-end categories, including health and wellness, consumables and general merchandise. 

December 14, 2015

Reuters is reporting that in 2015, the number of drug approvals surpassed the 18-year high that 2014 saw. But the number of approvals is being accompanied by a decline in the return on companies' research and development investements, as returns have dropped to 4.2%, less than half of the 10% reported in 2010. (Reuters)

December 14, 2015

Revlon’s Nail Art colors are divided between three categories — Moon Candy, Neon and Expressionist — each of which contains 10 colors. 

December 14, 2015

The Delhaize vet will be responsible for procurement and merchandising throughout Schnucks’ 99 supermarkets. 

December 14, 2015

A new study by Forrester Consulting for hybris found that only 31% of customers believe companies consistently deliver them personalized, cross-channel experiences. 

December 14, 2015

The end of Target Pharmacy Rewards is one of the first steps the company has taken to prepare for changes coming to its stores as a result of selling its pharmacy business to CVS Health earlier this year. 

December 14, 2015

The new, 70,000 square-foot Las Vegas facility allows Trigg Laboratories the space to grow, the company says. 

December 14, 2015

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History has opened “Wegmans Wonderplace,” the first gallery on the National Mall tailored for the learning needs of children six and under.

December 11, 2015

The grant program is intended to reduce the misuse of prescription medications through properly disposing of expired or unused medications by supporting new or existing initiatives.

December 11, 2015

Cyber Week (the week beginning with Cyber Monday Nov. 30 through Sunday, Dec. 6) recorded $9.7 billion in desktop spending, up 7% from $9.1 billion the same week the prior year.

December 11, 2015
The drug blocks ALK protein activity in an effort to prevent the spread of cancer cells. About 5% of patients with NSCLC develop ALK gene mutations, which make it possible for the cancer to spread to a patient’s brain. 
December 11, 2015

The Wall Street Journal reported that Stephen Quinn will retire as executive vice president and chief marketing office in January, and Target’s former CMO will be a consultant for the company at that time. 

December 11, 2015

The second request will extend the waiting period imposed by the HSR Act until 30 days after Walgreens Boots Alliance and Rite Aid have substantially complied with the request. 

December 11, 2015

Dec. 15 is the deadline to enroll for health coverage beginning on Jan. 1. 

December 11, 2015

MGA Entertainment is a privately-held developer, manufacturer and marketer of toy and entertainment products for children. 

December 11, 2015

The New York Pharma Forum’s 26th annual General Assembly featured a panel discussion and presentations from several experts in the global pharma industry.

December 11, 2015
Target merges physical and digital retailing in its holiday pop-up, Target Wonderland, in Manhattan.
 
December 11, 2015

When asked if they would be interested in using a mobile device to pay for a gift or other item in a retail store during the holiday shopping season, 61% of shoppers polled this year said that they would. 

December 11, 2015

The Wall Street Journal on Thursday shared a Wolfe Research analyst's concerns that the Walgreens Boots Alliance proposed deal to acquire Rite Aid may not pass regulatory scrutiny. "[T]he merger seems to go against the spirt of the antitrust laws in the U.S.," noted Scott Muskin, Wolfe Research analyst. (The Wall Street Journal)

 

 

 

December 10, 2015

Beginning Dec. 10, Prime Now is adding beer, wine and spirit delivery in Manhattan.