January 18, 2017

Snap Nutrition's Ooh Snap! protein bars contain 160 calories, with 15 grams of protein, 8 grams of net carbs, 10 grams of fiber and as low as 2 grams of sugar.

January 18, 2017

Twenty-five year retail veteran most recently served as SVP for Target.

January 18, 2017

The app pairs symptoms reported by the user – from fatigue to fever – and then uses that user's Fitbit data to alert them when their body is showing signs of an illness, such as a flu or cold, before it actually happens.

January 18, 2017

Members of retailers’ loyalty programs, such as Walgreens Balance Rewards, seamlessly add information into their Android Pay wallet. Once at the point of sale, a simple tap of their phone conveys loyalty, coupon or gift card info.

January 18, 2017

Bayer AG has joined a host of companies, including General Motors, Hyundai and Walmart,  that have pledged to either keep or create jobs in the U.S., The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The Journal cited Trump transition team spokesman Sean Spicer, who said Bayer’s decision was the result of “the president-elect’s focus on creating a better business climate here in the United States.” Bayer is currently seeking regulatory approval for its planned $57 billion purchase of seed maker Monsanto, and committed research investments and "several thousand" new high-tech positions in the U.S. once that deal is successfully completed. (The Wall Street Journal)

 

January 17, 2017

Ahold USA is teaming with Verizon Enterprise Solutions to offer public Wi-Fi for customers at its 780 Stop & Shop New England, Stop & Shop New York Metro, Giant Landover and Giant Carlisle locations.

January 17, 2017

Citing the Organic Trade Association's 2016 Organic Industry Survey, ApaxBrands reported 2015 growth of organic products were up 11% year-over-year $43.3 billion.

January 17, 2017

Carsten Brun will oversee the company’s pharmaceutical arm in the United States, Canada, Central and Latin America, reporting to pharmaceutical division president and board of management member Dieter Weinand. 

 
January 17, 2017

Procter & Gamble’s Braun division introduced a new range of multi-grooming kits and beard trimmers, which the company said gives men the freedom to create a variety of looks.

January 17, 2017

Cardtronics currently owns and operates approximately 6,700 ATMs nationwide in Walgreens and Duane Reade drug stores.

January 17, 2017

For the last 15 seasons, the average duration of a flu season has been 13 weeks, the CDC reported. As of Jan. 7, the U.S. was five weeks into the 2016-2017 flu season.

January 17, 2017

For the fourth consecutive year, NCPA asked its members to rank legislative priorities. For the 115th Congress, the top three concerns are DIR fees, generic pricing transparency and any willing provider provision.

January 17, 2017

The deal will set in motion immediate synergies as the combination of Walgreens and Rite Aid creates a national network of almost 12,000 locations focused on delivering health care and beauty.

January 17, 2017

EcoTools is celebrating its 10th anniversary with the launch of its Modern Eco Collection, including its first-ever makeup sponge made from plant-based materials.

January 17, 2017

The publication of the draft guidance means that stakeholders can now comment for 60 days after Jan. 18 in order for comments to be considered before the final version of the guidance is written

January 17, 2017

Services rendered could be related to Fred’s announcement it will acquire 865 divested Rite Aid stores.

January 17, 2017

Calls Dentovations' Luster Premium White “the most advanced enamel-safe teeth whitening system in retail.”

January 17, 2017
According to QuintilesIMS data, brand and generic sales for 100-mg strength amiodarone tablets were $23 million for the 12 months ended November 2016. 
 
January 17, 2017

“This transition to the cloud continues our commitment to invest in technology solutions that help streamline care management,” stated Nilo Mehrabian, VP product management at McKesson Health Solutions.

January 17, 2017

The Zicam ColdSense app, evaluates a user's potential exposure to a cold through a proprietary algorithm that analyzes and applies a weighted value to key indicators in real time.

January 17, 2017

Before joining Southeastern Gayle Shields was VP pharmacy at Ahold USA, overseeing operations for 580 pharmacies in 11 states, serving in the position for five years. She has also held various positions for such companies as Allied Health, Maxor National Pharmacy Services Corp., Save Mart, Albertsons and Discover Health, among others.

January 17, 2017

Naloxone is now more accessible and easier to obtain in more than 240 Walgreens pharmacies throughout Arizona.

January 17, 2017

Walmart is planning $6.8 billion of capital investments in the U.S. in the coming fiscal year, which includes construction and remodeling of stores, clubs and distribution centers, as well as the expansion of new services such as online grocery pickup.

January 17, 2017

Orbit White and Doublemint Perfectly Sweet joined by “Chew To A Better You” campaign.