April 28, 2015

Randy Edeker delivered his first remarks as the newly elected chairman of NACDS during Tuesday morning’s NACDS Annual Meeting Business Program.

April 28, 2015

Healthcare technology company HealthSpot on Tuesday named three seasoned hires to its senior leadership team, including former National Community Pharmacist Association CEO Bruce Roberts. 

April 27, 2015

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores announced during its Annual Meeting, the election of new officers, four new executive committee members and five new board of directors member for the coming year.

April 24, 2015

Carma Laboratories, the manufacturer of Carmex lip balm products, has appointed Keith Edgett as VP of research and development.

April 24, 2015

Weis Markets has promoted Brent Mertes to regional VP where he will oversee the day-to-day operations of 51 stores.

April 23, 2015

The Mentholatum Co. on Thursday launched a nighttime version of its popular vaporizing rub.


April 22, 2015

Albertsons (AB Acquisition LLC) and Safeway completed their merger in early 2015, creating a new, privately owned supermarket pharmacy giant.

April 20, 2015

Veteran business-development executive Alan Butcher on Monday joined Purdue Pharma. 

April 20, 2015

Rite Aid named Steve Rempel to SVP and chief information officer. 

April 16, 2015

NBTY is shaking things up with the appointment of four senior executives to its management team. 

April 14, 2015

Coty has hired former Reckitt Benckiser executive Camillo Pane to serve as EVP, category development.

April 14, 2015

Weis Markets on Monday promoted two category managers. 

April 13, 2015

Wholesaler distributor H. D. Smith promoted Dmitrey Kuznetsov to SVP, category management.

April 13, 2015

PDX promoted Todd Crosslin to chief information officer. 


April 13, 2015

Target has named a SVP, merchandising to lead the strategic repositioning of Target’s food business.

April 10, 2015

AB Acquisition LLC — parent company of Albertson's LLC, New Albertson's Inc. and Safeway (collectively Albertsons) — announced on Friday that Bob Miller, the company's current executive chairman, will assume the additional role of CEO, effective immediately.

April 9, 2015

Weis Markets is losing one of its longest serving executives after the company announced that the chairman of the board is stepping down.

April 7, 2015

Kroger promoted QFC VP merchandising Marlene Stewart to president of Dillons.

April 6, 2015

Omnichannel solutions provider RichRelevance has hired a former WalmartLabs executive to serve as its chief product officer.

April 1, 2015

The recently merged Albertsons and Safeway organization has named a new president of the Intermountain division.

March 31, 2015

The director of the FDA’s Office of Generic Drugs temporarily steps down to deal with a medical issue, according to a report by the Regulatory Focus Professionals Society.

March 30, 2015

OptumRx, UnitedHealth Group’s freestanding pharmacy care services business, ramps up PBM business with a $12.8 billion deal.

March 27, 2015

A strong track record operating Dollar General to date makes COO Todd Vasos a likely candidate for CEO, Sterne Agee suggested in a research note published Friday. 

March 26, 2015

The Emerson Group added two OTC veterans from Novartis and Bayer to its executive leadership team.