September 6, 2016
The expanded indication for Amgen's biologic was granted by the Food and Drug Administration under accelerated approval. 
 
September 6, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is targeting 19 ingredients found in soaps and body washes, saying they could do more harm than good.

September 6, 2016
Annual sales for the product were $379 million for the 12 months ended July 2016. 
 
September 6, 2016

Veru Healthcare board observer Andy Love has more than 40 years of investment, banking and real estate experience.

September 6, 2016

There's a new reusable applicator that freezes injection sites to reduce pain and discomfort, and it's targeted specifically at people with diabetes. 

September 6, 2016

Kroger supplier Passion Growers produces the "Freedom" roses featured in the garland on their farm in Bogota, Columbia.

September 6, 2016

Lupin’s Avelox generic will be available in 400-mg dosage strength.

September 6, 2016

Drug Store News strategic partner Dan Mack, founder and managing director of Mack Elevation Forum, delivered the keynote address at the Brazilian Association of Pharmacies and Drugstore Networks’ annual Abrafarma Future Trends conference on Sept. 1.

September 6, 2016

Broadcasting from its new YouTube channel, Nature’s Truth associates will take viewers on a health and wellness journey to incorporate essential oils into their daily lives.

September 6, 2016

Target is teaming up with an organic tampon company to bring women across the country a healthy tampon with modern packaging and accessories to fit any lifestyle. 

September 6, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines in-depth sales activity in the homeopathy aisles, highlighting products that are transforming OTC, and catches up with Pharmavite's Tim Toll to talk VMS, in this multi-page report.

September 6, 2016

OtterBox is giving consumers new options when it comes to phone cases with its new Strada Series, featuring genuine leather with exotic patterns and styling.

September 6, 2016

The first set of print and digital ads star Ed, a colon cancer survivor, and other new print ads feature Roxanne, who has lived with heart disease and received a heart transplant.

September 6, 2016

Amazon is trying to curtail counterfeit products on its website by requiring sellers to undergo a more rigorous vetting process before listing their products online, according to PYMNTS.com. According to the website, Amazon is now requiring sellers to pay a fee, which can be as high as $1,500, and provide purchase invoices from a handful of manufacturers and distributors before being able to sell the products on its website. (PYMNTS.com)

September 6, 2016

Most store loyalty card programs are not worthwhile, The Denver Post reported last week, noting that the average U.S. household is enrolled in 29 loyalty programs, but actively participates in only 12, citing the 2015 Colloquy Loyalty Census. “[Signing up may not be worth the hassle because] you’re just going to be annihilated with emails,” Kurt Jetta, CEO TABS Analytics, told The Denver Post. “It’s not a weekly thing. It’s a daily thing for most of these retailers.” (The Denver Post)

September 6, 2016

The $8 billion pharmacy automation market is helping enable the New Health Economy, and creating new opportunities to partner with retail pharmacy. In this special report, DSN examines some top technology companies.

September 6, 2016

During the full-day Retail Health Summit, economists, healthcare entrepreneurs and technology experts gathered to answer one central question: How do we create the ultimate retail destination for health and wellness for the consumer of the future?

September 6, 2016

While nosebleeds are an occasional nuisance for most consumers, they are an unpleasant fact of life for those with hemorrhagic telangiectasia.

September 6, 2016

One of America's most popular frozen food brands is answering the call of consumers who want healthier but still convenient meals.

September 6, 2016

The upgraded Walmart.Moneygram.com site is built on the new MTaaS platform (Money Transfer as a Service), extending the same services as MoneyGram's website, moneygram.com through a co-branded experience.

September 6, 2016

Whole Foods Market has named the former VP of marketing for Walmart’s Sam’s Club division as global VP of marketing.

September 1, 2016

In 2015, Louisiana has the highest adult obesity rate at 36.2% and Colorado has the lowest at 20.2%. While rates remained steady for most states, they are still high across the board.

September 1, 2016

Jerry Dale Cline began his drug wholesaler career at Fox Meyer Drug Company in 1978.

September 1, 2016

PepsiCo Inc. is introducing a version of Gatorade that’s certified organic by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. According to Bloomberg, the company is now selling strawberry, lemon and mixed berry G Organic in Kroger supermarkets and plans to expand the rollout to other retailers over the next few weeks. The suggested retail price for the new drinks is $1.69 for a 16.9-ounce bottle. (Bloomberg)