June 28, 2016

A crowd of independent pharmacists, owners and various other McKesson customers filled the Arie Crown Theater this week in Chicago at McCormick Place, where McKesson executives welcomed attendees to the Opening General Session of McKesson ideaShare 2016.

June 28, 2016

McKesson ideaShare 2016 may have officially kicked off Monday afternoon with the conference’s Opening General Session, but even before McKesson executives took the stage and this year’s Pharmacy of the Year award winners were announced, many attendees already had been busy in continuing education sessions, learning about new aspects of patient care as well as how to grow their independent pharmacy businesses.

June 28, 2016

McKesson’s Health Mart pharmacy network hosted its Annual Meeting in Chicago Tuesday morning, at McKesson ideaShare 2016, unveiling an important new program — the Health Mart Pathway to Better Performance and Profit(SM), which provides a strategic roadmap to help independent pharmacies shift the way they approach their clinical and financial performance and pharmacy operations, and demonstrates the value they can contribute to the local healthcare ecosystem.

June 28, 2016

Fruth Pharmacy has created a special award to recognize the retailer's most outstanding employees.

June 28, 2016

H-E-B is teaming up with Shipt, an app-based grocery delivery service that serves 25 major metropolitan areas across the country, to bring grocery delivery to customers across the state of Texas. 

June 28, 2016

Health care is local. But the back-end service that enables the delivery of that localized healthcare experience has become increasingly global both in size and scope.

June 28, 2016

McKesson and Change Healthcare Holdings announced the creation of a new healthcare information technology company on Tuesday.

June 28, 2016

If anyone needed evidence that the independent pharmacy is more to its patients than simply a place to get prescriptions filled, they need look no further than the McKesson Pharmacy of the Year Grand Prize winner and the three regional winners recognized by McKesson at ideaShare 2016.

June 28, 2016

As summer starts to really heat up, Desert 2 Desert, Inc. makers of the patented My Cabana Boy spray sunscreen applicator, has announced that it has expanded nationwide retail distribution.  

June 28, 2016

Wellness products company Piping Rock Health Products has been approved for membership in the Council for Responsible Nutrition as a voting member. 

June 28, 2016

Prasco Laboratories has entered into agreements with Teva and Shire to acquire the rights to distribute the generic version of Adderall XR Extended Release Capsules.  

June 28, 2016

PrescribeWellness is teaming up with Pleio and its GoodStart program to offer patients education and counseling.  

June 28, 2016

Shopko’s pharmacy is introducing a new prescription synchronization program, AlignMyMeds, that allows prescriptions to be synchronized for automatic refills each month. (Waushara Argus

June 28, 2016

 Selfie Tan'n Go Sunless, a division of Performance Brands, Inc., has developed a revolutionary new product that tans during sleep.

June 28, 2016

McKesson ideaShare 2016 kicked off this year at the McCormick Place in Chicago, June 26 to 30, with continuing education sessions, a packed Exhibit Floor and a dymanic Opening General Session, where Rex Pharmacy was named the Pharmacy of the Year. On Tuesday, executives announced the launch of MyHealthMart at the Health Mart Annual Meeting. Drug Store News was on hand to cover all the action live — check out the latest photos from the conference.

June 28, 2016

Many kids are just starting their summer vacations, but back-to-school shopping is well underway.

June 28, 2016

Walgreens customers now have the ability to redeem paperless coupons from Walgreens and manufacturers for online purchases, as well as in-store purchases.

June 28, 2016

Young Living Essential Oils has introduced its first over-the-counter remedies, and unveiled 15 new or rebranded products.

June 27, 2016

Florida-based Aubío Life Sciences, a new skin care company co-founded by U.S. businessman John Paul DeJoria, announced Monday that its flagship products Aubío Cold Sore Treatment Gel and Aubío Hydrating Lip Therapy are now available nationwide at Target stores and on target.com. 

June 27, 2016

BiPro USA has added a strawberry flavor to its line of whey protein isolate powders. 

June 27, 2016

A leading oven-ready pizza brand is launching new products that can be enjoyed as a snack or a meal. 

June 27, 2016
JD Beauty Group, a Hauppauge, N.Y.-based supplier of hair brush products, has been named the winner of the 2016 ECRM/Drug Store News Buyers Choice Award for its Wet Brush Pop Fold line of detangling brushes.
June 27, 2016

McKesson's ideaShare 2016, an interactive forum for independent pharmacists from across the U.S., kicked off Monday in Chicago.

June 27, 2016

RelayAssurance Appeals Assist helps improve revenue health by increasing collection rates on denied claims.