May 5, 2015

The Council for Responsible Nutrition will host a webinar for health professionals on the appropriate recommendations behind several popular herbal supplements. 

May 4, 2015

Rite Aid on Monday announced it will transition its existing loyalty program to the new wellness+ with Plenti.

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 21, 2015

West coast grocer Haggen will grow its pharmacy business from 17 pharmacies to 106 pharmacies. 

April 15, 2015

Color Wow has introduced its latest shade of Root Cover Up — red.  


March 26, 2015

As the National Association of Chain Drug Stores raised the curtain on this year’s NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, it presented Shopko’s Ryan Swensen with the first-ever NACDS RxIMPACT Key Contact of the Year Award.

March 11, 2015

McKesson Canada has named an SVP, retail banner management services in charge of overseeing McKesson Canada's growing pharmacy banner business.

March 3, 2015

For Just Born Quality Confections 2015 will be a year of celebrations.

February 11, 2015

As a follow-up to the success of its line of personal bathing products, Pura Naturals debuted a line of sustainable household sponges, which give consumers a more earth-conscious option when cleaning kitchen and bathroom surfaces.

February 10, 2015

China Jo-Jo Drugstores entered into a service agreement with Alibaba Health Information Technology to utilize its electronic prescription platform. 

January 29, 2015

L'Oréal Professionnel has announced that Eva Green — Bond girl in Casino Royale, heroin of the new TV series “Penny Dreadful” and star of the next film by Tim Burton, “Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children,” which will be released in 2016 — is the new international spokeswoman for L'Oréal Professionnel.

 

January 5, 2015

Drug Store News recently interviewed Travis Shaw, VP sales and marketing for Owen Mumford about one of its newest products, Unifine Pentips Plus, a first-of-its-kind pen needle with a pen needle remover built into the device. The device is reported to show promise in improving patient compliance. 

December 17, 2014

Some may remember Herschel Bernardi for his Emmy-nominated role as Lieutenant Jacoby on TV’s Peter Gun, but he’ll always be known best as the voice of “Charlie the Tuna,” a fast-talking tuna in a Greek fisherman’s hat and sunglasses, who was always working a different angle to prove he had what it took to be caught, processed and packed into a 4-oz tin can with water (or oil). 

December 16, 2014

An interest in proactive wellness and proper nutrition is fueling demand for functional foods, Packaged Facts noted Tuesday in a new report.

November 20, 2014

John Frieda Hair Care has announced that it is bringing back its iconic Beach Blonde line with a new and improved collection available in January.

November 11, 2014

Robert Craves, a founding officer of Costco, died last week shortly after being diagnosed with cancer, The Seattle Times reported. 

November 11, 2014

Skin care company Murad has hired Elizabeth Ashmun as chief marketing officer, overseeing all global marketing including brand development, advertising, public relations, creative and education, for products, services and new market opportunities.

November 10, 2014

 Jacqueline Hourigan Rice will join Target Dec. 1 as the retailer’s SVP of risk and compliance after holding a similar role at General Motors.

November 7, 2014

Skin care brand Murad celebrated the opening of its first stand-alone retail boutique on Nov. 5. The 1,500-sq. ft. store front, located in Los Angeles, will serve as the brand's global flagship retail location.

November 3, 2014

Summer has passed and the Halloween decorations are being stowed away, which at Bug Light means one thing: bring on the sweater weather.

October 28, 2014

The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board on Tuesday announced that Hannah Peabody was selected as the 2014 PTCB Certified Pharmacy Technician of the Year. 

October 24, 2014

L’Oréal Paris has tapped actress Naomi Watts to be part of its family of spokespersons, joining Julianne Moore, Freida Pinto, Eva Longoria, Blake Lively and Jane Fonda, among others.

October 16, 2014

Goldman Sachs is recognizing entrepreneur and UrgentRx founder and CEO Jordan Eisenberg as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2014 at its Builders + Innovators Summit.

October 15, 2014

When Kohlberg, Kravis and Roberts approached the much-heralded chain drug store and supermarket veteran Rick Dreiling to run Dollar General some seven years ago, the move signaled the investment firm’s determination to return its huge but somewhat floundering retail holding to fiscal health and public ownership as quickly as possible.