Lender and student loan refinancing company SoFi this week conducted a rundown of which pharmacy schools provide students the best bang for their buck by comparing which schools have the highest average salaries relative to their student debt, on average.
Through April 30, there will be free, guided tours at 400 of the company’s stores with in-store pharmacies under the Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's, ACME, Tom Thumb, Randalls, Pavilions, Star Market and Carrs banners.
EcoTools is partnering with actress Vanessa Hudgens on its #MyTrueBeauty campaign, a mobile tour that will allow guests to see EcoTools’ New Modern Eco collection and learn from makeup artists and experts about various makeup application areas.
Some 83% of patients with chronic myelogenous leukemia taking Gleevec (imatinib) can live 10 years or longer, according to new data published in the New England Journal of Medicine, NBC News is reporting. The study looked at the original 1,100 patients in the Gleevec trial, though in the years since approval several generics have hit the market. The data shows the drug, which targets a CML-specific genetic mutation, has a 10-year survival rate of nearly 83%. (NBC News)
The brand said it’s dedicated to using 100%natural ingredients in its products — which include such bestsellers as beard oils, beard balms and mustache wax, as well as complete care kits that include brushes and combs.
Wall Street investors have faith that the Federal Trade Commission will approve Walgreens Boots Alliance’s proposed acquisition of Rite Aid — and that’s having a positive influence on Walgreens’ stock, according to Crain’s Chicago Business. WBA’s shares have been up 6% this year and up 19% over March 2016, which Morningstar analyst Vishnu Lekraj says is due to “investor optimism that they’re going to be able to close the Rite Aid transaction.” (Crain’s Chicago Business)
With current Coty consumer beauty president Esi Eggleston Bracey leaving the company for personal reasons at the end of March, the company has chosen a Unilever executive to head up the division, effective May 15.
Breakthrough brands, defined as those brands either introduced within the 52 weeks ended Dec. 25, 2016, or those brands that experienced blockbuster incremental growth in that time frame, feature leading meal-replacement solutions.
Sales of all OTC medicines and natural supplements broke records in 2016, reaching $45.8 billion for the 52 weeks ended Dec. 25, 2016, according to IRI. That’s an additional $1.8 billion in sales volume compared with a year ago.
Sales of durable medical equipment and the kind of home health products that help transition patient care from hospital settings to the home in the retail setting have only one direction to go. And that’s up.
Quri recently shared the results of its study examining the importance of continuous in-store merchandising execution data in helping health and beauty brands drive increased return on investment during awards season.