April 14, 2016

The makers of a premium bottled water line are rolling out an innovation in the low-calorie, fruit-infused beverage category.

April 14, 2016

CVS Pharmacy is bringing its CVS Pharmacy y más to the Los Angeles market.

April 14, 2016

In 2015, the OGD granted 580 approvals and 146 tentative approvals, including 99 in December alone – the largest number of drug approvals given out in a single month. 

April 14, 2016

As manufacturers grow their businesses, opportunities to expand trade promotion programs will arise.

April 14, 2016

At the end of 2015, Fortune predicted that 2016 would be the year conventional thinking around wearable technology would change, the year “‘wearables’ will become ‘ther-ables.’”

April 14, 2016

Global Market Development Center has launched a technology-focused resource portal in partnership with the Center for Advancing Retail & Technology (CART). 

April 14, 2016

Drug Store News has partnered with Competitive Promotion Report and IRI to create a series of exclusive reports. This edition explores the hair conditioner category.

April 14, 2016

In 2015, spending on new brands hit $24.2 billion, marking the second consecutive year of record new brand spending growth, with protected brand spending hitting $28.3 billion.

April 14, 2016

Chester Twigg joins Johnson & Johnson Consumer from Procter & Gamble, where he was most recently VP sales for its global baby, feminine care and family care categories. 

April 14, 2016

I often use the expression and encourage others to “Look around the corner.” My intent is to reinforce the importance of not becoming too comfortable with the status quo. New opportunities present themselves everyday – but you may have to stretch your imagination a bit and connect dots that are not yet formally established.

April 14, 2016

Mars Food is launching an unprecedented effort to promote healthier food choices, including a commitment to reduce sugar and sodium across its global product portfolio. 

April 14, 2016

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is lending its support to bipartisan federal legislation seeking better care for Medicare patients with chronic conditions.

April 14, 2016

Online resources are now available to help retailers and suppliers get the most out of the 2016 National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Total Store Expo in Boston in August.

April 14, 2016

A record 56 drugs were approved by the FDA last year, a number that topped the previously held record of 53 approvals from 1996, according to a new analysis by Express Scripts.

April 14, 2016

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the sales activity in the allergy, incontinence, TENS devices and meal replacement bars categories, highlighting products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

April 14, 2016

The PDX EPS Patient Notification service automates will-call bin management data that is processed and delivered to patients through MarkeTouch Media’s outbound notification and mobile solutions. 

April 14, 2016

DSN sat down with Scott Rudolph, CEO of Piping Rock Health Products for his perspective on where the industry is headed and how to sniff out at least one opportunity that may generate returns this year.

April 14, 2016

U.S. prescription drug spending has been growing, following a period of relatively slow spending growth that ended when drug spend grew 12.6% in 2014. Since then, growth in spending has accelerated — and will continue to increase.

April 14, 2016
Rite Aid received the Growth Award from Magento Commerce at the Imagine 2016 conference held at the Wynn Las Vegas.
April 14, 2016

The integration between Immslink and CareRx gives pharmacists the ease of reporting to the appropriate state immunization information system within their workflow.

April 14, 2016

Data from RxWiki’s Digital Pharmacist platform is pointing to a rise in the number of electronic refill requests from patients. 

April 14, 2016

Consumers looking for healthier snacks are getting some new options from SkinnyPop.

April 14, 2016

According to the “2016 True Cost of Fraud Report” from LexisNexis Risk Solutions, the monthly average of fraudulent transactions has increased 32% to 206 from 156 in 2015.

April 14, 2016

Walmart has embraced the marketplace model as means to expand its online assortment and gain ground on Amazon where third party sellers already account for half of the company’s unit volume.