September 19, 2016

Walgreens new skin care platform includes the DermatologistOnCall teledermatology service available through Iagnosis.

September 19, 2016

WebMD's new CEO has been a member of the senior leadership of WebMD and its predecessor companies for 17 years.

September 19, 2016

In late July, Weis Markets converted five Mars locations to Weis Markets stores, including units in Carney and Arbutus and opened them on Aug. 4.

September 16, 2016

Webinar participants will learn about Hispanic consumers' sources of healthcare information as well as the juxtapositon between Hispanics and non-Hispanics in their respective OTC paths to purchase.

September 16, 2016

Low levels of melatonin can cause a shallow sleep, insomnia and awakenings; low levels of magnesium can cause decreased melatonin function; and low levels of vitamin D can be responsible for lower sleep quality.

September 16, 2016

In response to the ever-changing healthcare system needs and the needs of the growing number of people living with diabetes, Drug Store News has created educational resources for community pharmacists and technicians targeting injectable diabetes medications.

September 16, 2016
Prime members in Chicago can now order  beauty and personal care products from Merz Apothecary, a 100-years plus Chicago retail institution, and have the items delivered to their door in as little as one hour.
September 16, 2016
The company had previously launched the line at Sephora and Macy’s in 2011. 
September 16, 2016

In the next two years, Mondelez International will focus its RDQ at nine advantaged technical centers to concentrate people and resources into better-equipped hubs. 

September 16, 2016
The agreement will bring PrescribeWellness’ suite of services to all of IPA's members more than 3,000 member pharmacies. 
 
September 16, 2016

CVS Health earlier this month announced the 11th year of its Project Health initiative. On Thursday, the Project Health team offered free health screenings at a location in suburban Philadelphia.

September 16, 2016
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Unilever is currently in talks with Honest Co., which was co-founded by actress Jessica Alba. The report said Unilever is talking about a potential $1 billion deal, though The Wall Street Journal’s sources said Honest Co. has not yet ruled out and initial public offering instead of the acquisition. (The Wall Street Journal)
 
September 16, 2016
The product packages Sabra guacamole with Tostitos ROLLS! in a 220-calorie on-the-go snack.  
 
September 16, 2016

The new sweetener uses what it says is a better-tasting extract from the stevia leaf, rebaudioside D (reb D) and erythritol, which provides necessary volume and texture to the stevia extract that can be 200 times sweeter than sugar. 

September 15, 2016

Others participating in the Special Order on pharmacy issues include Reps. Doug Collins, R-Ga., Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, and Austin Scott, R-Ga.

September 15, 2016

After hearing from customers who preferred the company’s old look after Celestial Seasonings’ brand refresh last year, the company has decided to bring back its classic artful packaging. The Thursday announcement also shared the five new flavors Celestial Seasonings would be rolling out alongside the re-release of an old favorite.

September 15, 2016

In the past year, more than one million patients have been enrolled in ScriptSync at CVS Pharmacy and preliminary results demonstrate that the service, on average, improves medication adherence by between 5% to 10%.

September 15, 2016

Currently, the drug comes with a boxed warning regarding serious neuropsychiatric adverse events, and the recommendation to remove it comes after the completion of an Evaluating Adverse Events in Global Smoking Cessation Study (EAGLES) evaluating its safety.

September 15, 2016

The company announced Wednesday that through the more than 46,000 pharmacies that use the FlavoRx service, it has flavored more than 100 million liquid prescriptions. 

September 15, 2016

The J.D. Power Pharmacy Satisfaction Study based its results on more than 15,000 pharmacy customers’ responses. 

September 15, 2016

Meijer customers in the greater Detroit area can now sign up for Shipt and use the app to have their groceries delivered from 25 area locations. 

September 15, 2016

The report cites Walmart's recent acquisition of Jet.com, which, while not a threat to Amazon's position, provides Walmart a speed advantage in boosting online growth by leveraging Jet's ready-made platform. 

September 15, 2016

Based on current retail trends and broader macro-economic data, RetailNext predicts that overall, digital sales will climb to 16% of total retail sales, up from 14.4% last year. 

September 15, 2016

To date, 92.5% of brands are failing to meet customers' social customer care expectations, according to the “Social Customer Care Report,” from Rational Interaction.