September 4, 2015

Pfizer said that the transaction has strengthened the company’s branded and generics portfolio, particularly when it comes to biosimilars.

September 3, 2015

The company noted that with Labor Day coming a week later this year, pre-sales didn’t bein in August and that had a lowering effect on net sales of about 1%.

September 2, 2015

“Orgulloso De Ser” depicts people sharing their family stories and displaying pride of their heritage by applying a temporary tattoo of their last name using the special Coca-Cola Heritage Tattoo Can.

September 2, 2015

Haggen’s acquisition of 146 Albertsons and Safeway stores is shaping up as a disaster and the reasons why are detailed in a new lawsuit that puts the blame squarely on the parent company — Albertsons Holdings — of the divested stores.

September 2, 2015

Target reportedly wants to become a place where consumers can go and everybody knows your name.

September 1, 2015

The family-owned chain announced Tuesday that Frank Segrave had been named to the board, replacing Bartell Drugs’ recently appointed CEO and president Brian Unmacht.

September 1, 2015
Dollar Tree swung to a loss in its second quarter on higher integration costs related to its acquisition of a formal rival. But its revenue skyrocketed as a result of the merger.
September 1, 2015

H-E-B is the latest retailer to reach an agreement with grocery delivery service provider Instacart to offer home delivery in the Austin and Houston markets.

August 31, 2015

Christopher Baldwin has been named president and COO at BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc., putting the former Hess Retail CEO in position to succeed Laura Sen as CEO of the 208 unit warehouse club chain.

August 31, 2015

Senomyx, the maker of Sweetmyx, a flavor enhancer that enhances the sweetness of drinks with less sugar, last week announced that PepsiCo would be using Sweetmyx S617 in two drinks.

August 31, 2015

Amazon.com is reportedly doing some experimental tinkering with the two-day shipping guarantee for its paid Prime loyalty program.

August 31, 2015

The discounter said it will open a smaller-sized store in Forest Hills, Queens, in July 2016. 

August 28, 2015

Alvogen on Wednesday announced that it will acquire a portfolio of four pharmaceutical products in the United States from Pfizer.

August 26, 2015

According to the report, J&J is selling Splenda to focus on other brands in the healthcare category.

August 26, 2015

Sonia Kashuk's new line includes a new skincare collection, brushes and cosmetics, inspired by a trip to Istanbul and Target’s plaid fall clothes. 

August 26, 2015

Darren Townzen, Walmart’s director of health-and-wellness systems, and Sam’s Club’s John Luebker, senior director H&W wellness contracting and pricing, are the recipients of this year’s IMS Health Bernie Greenberg Pharmacy Partnership Award. 

August 25, 2015

The Coca-Cola company’s efforts to replenish the water used in its beverages and their production by 2020 are expected to be met the by the end of this year, the company reported Tuesday.

August 25, 2015

Amazon is reportedly planning to offer customers a new option for directly picking up orders.

August 24, 2015

The National Association of Chain Drugs Stores celebrated Albertsons/Safeway and Kinney Drugs for the companies’ political advocacy and grassroots activities at NACDS Total Store Expo, Friday evening at the NACDS Political Involvement reception.

August 23, 2015

See photos from Costco and Drug Store News’ networking reception in honor of Michael Mastromonica’s retirement from his position as Costco’s AVP pharmacy in Denver for NACDS Total Store Expo. 

August 22, 2015

Rite Aid is paying $5.7 million for the pharmacy records at 12 A&P stores and up to $2.3 million for the inventory at those stores.

August 21, 2015

Wal-Mart Stores is rearranging how responsibilities are handled by its merchandising executives. 

August 21, 2015

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August 21, 2015

Wal-Mart Stores CEO Doug McMillon announced Friday on Instagram that Walmart and the Walmart Foundation would be donating $25 million over five years to worldwide disaster relief and recovery efforts.