May 17, 2013

With a little more than three months to go before the start of the first NACDS Total Store Expo show, which replaces its Marketplace, Pharmacy and Technology, and Supply Chain conferences, DSNTV caught up with the NACDS president and CEO Steve Anderson to talk about the biggest challenges facing the industry as the association celebrates its 80th anniversary.

October 19, 2017

The Emerson Group last month hosted its 10th Annual Retail Industry Day in a packed room, with hundreds of merchants in attendance.

October 19, 2017

The upper gastrointestinal proton pump inhibitors segment saw a 9% decrease — national brands only — in sales in multi-outlets for the latest 12 months compared with the previous year.

October 18, 2017

From food and treats to toys and grooming products, consumers are seeking items for their pets that offer the same healthy attributes as the products they buy for themselves.

October 18, 2017

Associate Publisher/Editor in Chief Seth Mendelson talks about joining the DSN team during one of the most challenging and exciting times for the retail industry.

October 18, 2017

There is no hiding the fact that Walmart and Amazon are locked in a vicious campaign for the hearts, minds and wallets of the consumer. But can other retailers find a comfortable — and profitable — niche in the marketplace, while the two giants go toe-to-toe in their seemingly endless battle for retail supremacy?

October 18, 2017

Drug Store News spoke with Anda president Chip Phillips about how the company and industry has changed as it marks its 25th anniversary.

October 17, 2017

Sales of topical analgesics may be benefitting in part from consumer concerns about certain medication ingredients, particularly in the wake of warnings about the potential for liver damage from the mis-use of acetaminophen.

October 16, 2017

In the third of their 10-part series, Sara Jones and Nick Vaus examine the potential benefits — as well as the potential pitfalls — that increasing consumer technology adoption present to brands. 

October 16, 2017

The gastrointestinal tablet category was relatively flat with a slight decline of 0.6% to $3.2 billion across multi-outlets for the 52 weeks ended Aug. 13, according to IRI.

October 16, 2017

As many as 21% of adults between the ages of 18 and 34 years old who supplement take fiber, compared to 9% of adults over the age of 55 years who take a supplement.

October 16, 2017

While most probiotics on the market still are available in tablet or caplet forms, new delivery systems — such as drinks, sodas, chews, cubes, liquids, gummies, fizzy powders and prefilled straws — are becoming more popular.

October 12, 2017

There is enormous opportunity on the table around hemp-based wellness products, which could become a sizeable slice of an overall $100 billion medical marijuana pie, Kelly Coughlin suggested.

October 11, 2017

Delivering the final keynote address, Michael Dart served up a playbook marketers can use to appeal to generation Z, the demographic cohort behind millennials, as they come of age.

October 10, 2017

L2 Inc. reviews how digital supports personalization, product development and consumer outreach in new and innovative ways.

October 9, 2017

OTC doesn’t seem to acknowledge an essential truth – OTC is in the consumer business, not the pharma business. It’s not selling drugs, it is selling brands.

October 9, 2017

Digital represents the future of both merchandising and marketing, as evidenced by emerging digital-only brands.

October 6, 2017

Colleen DeCourcy, chief creative officer for Wieden+Kennedy told attendees of the Emerson Group's Emerson Group 10th Annual Retail Industry Day that catching lightning in a bottle comes down to two key elements.

October 5, 2017

Leading the all-star lineup of Emerson's 10th Annual Retail Industry Day was Marcus Lemonis, the retail "fixer" who hosts "The Profit” on CNBC.

October 2, 2017

The inexorable rise of digital technology and an attitudinal shift towards wellness and prevention finds consumers starting to think very differently about how they manage their health — and Sara Jones and Nick Vaus kick off their 10-piece series on “10 Uncomfortable Truths that OTC has to deal with to survive and thrive in the 21st century.”

September 28, 2017

With Rite Aid’s sale of 1,932 stores to Walgreens complete and a new president and COO in place, CEO John Standley told investors that the company is set to “move forward with a clear sense of purpose.”

September 22, 2017

WellWise breathes a little retail pizzazz into what has traditionally been a clinical retail shopping experience, Shoppers Drug Mart's Theresa Firestone told Drug Store News.

September 22, 2017

Thrifty White recently introduced the dedicated diabetes pilot across 20 markets with plans to roll out the program to all stores  in October.

September 21, 2017

The National Center for Homeopathy is hosting screenings across the nation, from New York and Philadelphia to Berkeley, Calif.