April 24, 2017

In addition to Gourlay’s appointment, Mark Panzer, SVP pharmacy, health and wellness of Albertsons, was elected the National Association of Chain Drug Stores’ vice chairman, and Helena Foulkes, EVP of CVS Health and president of CVS Pharmacy, was elected NACDS treasurer. 

April 24, 2017

PharmaSmart said it will deploy its clinically validated blood pressure kiosk and cloud-based Health IT platform across Coborn’s 36 grocery stores with pharmacies, which operate under the banners of: Coborn’s, Cash Wise Foods, and Market Place Foods across Minnesota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

April 24, 2017

Upsher-Smith held its 18th Annual NACDS Wine Tasting Event Monday evening at the Phoenician during NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 24, 2017

Sunday evening at the Phoenician, Procter & Gamble held its party in the Camelback Ballroom during NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 24, 2017

Colleen Lindholz has been president of The Little Clinic since 2015 and takes over pharmacy duties from Philecia Avery, who Kroger said resigned the company earlier this month to pursue other interests.

April 23, 2017

Anda hosted its 10th annual Supply Chain Symposium, a two-day event leading into NACDS Annual. Anda’s annual event featured 450 different meetings between retailers and vendors, and fostered networking opportunities with key stakeholders from corporations representing retail pharmacy, hospital and long-term care, together with manufacturers representing generic and brand pharmaceuticals, as well as OTC products.

April 23, 2017

“Future value targeting” was the buzzword from Sunday morning’s NACDS Annual Business Program. NACDS’ “Future Value Targeting” initiative will continually look forward and anticipate the underlying issues that will impact the industry.

April 23, 2017

Saturday night at NACDS Annual Meeting featured the Opening Celebration, supported by Mondelez International.

April 23, 2017

Nature's Bounty held its party on Sunday evening at the Phoenician at NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 22, 2017

“Only 8% of leaders are good at both strategy and execution, which means you must discover the sweet spot of knowing yourself, your competitors and your terrain.  The very best win with ‘ideas’ and are obsessed with their front-line customer relationships.”  That was one of the key messages conveyed by Elevation Forum founder and Mack Elevation leader Dan Mack at the most recent Elevation Form held in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Friday.

April 22, 2017

Freshly prepared foods, nutritional drinks/supplements, cosmetics and frozen foods are the best opportunities for drug store retailers looking to cash in on customer impulse purchases at brick-and-mortar locations.

April 22, 2017

Crossmark held its party Friday night during NACDS Annual Meeting at the Sanctuary resort in Scottsdale, Ariz.

April 22, 2017

Friday night at NACDS Annual Meeting 2017, attendees turned out for the First Night Party, sponsored by Pfizer, Edgewell, Hallmark and Kellogg's.

April 22, 2017

Despite temperatures nearing 100 on Saturday, the Cabanas at the Phoencian were busy with Strategic Exchange Appointments during the 2017 NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 21, 2017

L’Oréal’s efforts have put sustainable product innovation front and center, pledging that all of its new or renovated products will have an improved social or environmental profile by 2020.

April 21, 2017

Drug Store News was live from NACDS Annual Meeting at the Phoenician in Scottsdale, Ariz.. See photos from all the events and read about the organizations’ forward-looking initiatives. 

April 20, 2017

Banana Boat said the new offerings have been tested to stay on in seven conditions — sun, pool water, ocean water, wind, sweat and heat up to 100 degrees. 

April 20, 2017

The drug is a once-daily oral maintenance treatment indicated to treat women with recurrent epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal cancer.

April 20, 2017

As Mother’s Day approaches, Hallmark is rolling out its latest greeting card innovation, as well as new designs for its Signature line of cards and a millennial-targeted marketing campaign. 

April 20, 2017

Hear from CVS SVP front-store business and loyalty and chief merchant Judy Sansone about the front-store revamp at CVS Pharmacy, and see photos of the new store concept. 

April 20, 2017

The Supplier Diversity Summit, set for July 19 in Chicago, will bring together all of Walgreens’ category managers with diverse-owned suppliers in the health-and-wellness, beauty and personal care, competitive convenience and OTC/advanced care categories.

April 19, 2017

In addition to continuing to oversee Albertsons’ store operations, Wayne Denningham will add supply chain, manufacturing, integration and marketing and merchandising to his duties as president and COO.

April 19, 2017

Although the consumer packaged goods industry is still climbing the sales charts to record heights — the industry reached $797 billion in 2016 — the engines driving that growth are beginning to sputter, according to a report from IRI and Boston Consulting Group.

April 19, 2017

Dove said that the Invisible Dry Spray Antiperspirant’s anti-mark technology features a finely milled active ingredient with a masking oil that helps reduce the overall appearance of white marks