January 11, 2016

The latest Dietary Guidelines identified calcium, potassium, dietary fiber and vitamin D as nutrients of public health concern because low intakes are associated with health concerns.

January 11, 2016

Miles Harrison joined Galderma U.S. in 2014 from Novartis as VP and general manager, self-medication business unit, which includes Cetaphil. 

January 11, 2016

Holm pulled off one of 2015's biggest upsets with a second-round head-kick knockout of heavy favorite and undefeated champion Ronda Rousey at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, Australia. 

January 11, 2016

In 2015, higi users averaged about a million tests per week, with its user base growing to more than 30 million people who collectively tracked more than 100 million miles’ worth of activity.

January 11, 2016

A new survey of holiday shopping behavior is showing the growing dominance of the omnichannel shopper. 

January 11, 2016

Utilizing oral spray technology, Instavit offers a more convenient alternative to traditional pill supplements.

January 11, 2016

 The bar contains fewer than 200 calories — a first for Snickers — and the singles pack contains two squares, each with fewer than 100 calories. 

January 11, 2016

McKesson narrowed its fiscal 2016 outlook to reflect the expectation that operating profit derived as a result of generic pharmaceutical pricing trends will be weaker in the second half of the fiscal year compared to previous expectations.

January 11, 2016
The new selection includes pure essential and carrier oils, as well as blends and roll-on applicators that can be used on the go.
January 11, 2016

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores announced that Larry Sabato would address the organization’s Political Action Committee breakfast at its 2016 Annual Meeting. 

January 11, 2016

Shire and Baxalta, according to a report in Crain’s Chicago Business, will be merging in a deal that is being valued at about $32 billion, which includes a pledge from Shire to give Baxalta Shareholders $18 cash, plus .1282 of Shire’s American depository receipts, per share. The merger will make Shire the largest maker of treatments for rare diseases in the world. (Crain’s Chicago Business)

January 11, 2016

For Walgreens, the agreement aligns with a two-pronged growth strategy for its retail clinics: investing in its core business while also developing deeper, more innovative approaches with health systems.

January 8, 2016

Drug Store News editor-in-chief Rob Eder outlines his predictions about what 2016 will hold for community pharmacy and the healthcare landscape as the consumer’s role in it changes. 

January 8, 2016

To help support the campaign, hip-hop duo Kalin and Myles on Thursday recorded a public service announcement to encourage their fan base, the KAMFAM, and young people across the country to join CVS Health's stop-smoking campaign. 

January 8, 2016

Gary Philbin, who was named Family Dollar's president and COO in July 2015, will continue leading Family Dollar and will continue reporting to CEO Bob Sasser. 

January 8, 2016

KMart is making efforts to engage members of its Shop Your Way loyalty program while promoting fitness. 

January 8, 2016

The Golden Globes pulled in 19.3 million viewers last year. And viewers tweeted about the show 2.6 million times, up 24% from the year prior, according to NBC. 

January 8, 2016
Mylan’s executive chairman Robert Coury noted that Sheehan has contributed to the company’s financial success since joining, and expressed gratitude for his time. 
January 8, 2016

Location-based mobile platform Retale is releasing Retale Virtual Reality (VR) for Oculus Rift this year

January 8, 2016
Fred's total sales for the first 11 months of 2015 increased 9% to $2 billion as compared to the same period last year.
 
January 8, 2016

According to the Verizon Retail Index, days that previously had unusual spikes in e-commerce activity, such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday, now show more normal levels of online traffic and purchase activity.

January 8, 2016

The Walgreens Flu Index data continues to suggest slight increases in flu activity in a number of markets, including Las Vegas and several markets in the deep South. 

January 8, 2016

The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas has wound down, and senior Target executives are sharing their thoughts on the retailer's official blog,A Bullseye View. CEO Brian Cornell, chief marketing officer Jeff Jones and chief strategy and innovation officer Casey Carl shared insights on hot topics from the event, such as personalization, wearable devices and the Internet of Things (IoT). (A Bullseye View)

January 8, 2016

As many as 16 Wegmans stores currently have these hearing assistance systems - at least one store in each of the six states where Wegmans operates.