April 28, 2016

Lupin on Thursday announced that it would be re-introducing its Methergine (methylergonovine maleate) tablets.

April 28, 2016

The Kerasal nail relaunch also includes an impactful in-store program, professional marketing, heavy couponing and digital marketing.

April 28, 2016

The announcement followed the resignation of Marc Coucke, who previously served as EVP and general manager of the BCH segment for Perrigo.

April 28, 2016

By implementing Ateb's Time My Meds, Pharmacy First members will witness significant, measurable impact on increasing prescription fills and improving quality measures.

April 28, 2016

Prince's sudden passing has disrupted the music industry and the broader creative culture. Whether one appreciated his music or didn’t, his talent was magnetic.  You could not ignore his ability to tell a story; you could not ignore his authenticity.  And that is something that everyone could learn from.

April 28, 2016

RxCrossroads, a subsidiary of CVS Health, unveiled plans for significant expansion of its distribution center in Louisville, Ky., the Courier-Journal, a USA Today publication, reported Thursday. Acquired in 2005 by Omnicare and later in 2015 by CVS Health, RxCrossroads offers a portfolio of specialty distribution, pharmacy and patient support services. Anticipating a surge in customer demand, the company has laid out plans for an $11 million building, with $8.7 million in equipment and $600,000 in additional startup costs, the Courier-Journal reported. (Courier-Journal

April 28, 2016

One of the world's largest educational toy-makers is bringing a new collection of products to store shelves.

April 27, 2016

Frito-Lay asked Americans to help decide which Lay's flavors will stay in the product lineup, and after millions of votes, the results are in.

April 27, 2016

A leading brand in supportive breastfeeding products is partnering with Lifetime Television on a special event to promote the positive effects and benefits of breastfeeding.

April 27, 2016

Brandperx is launching a Bump Bag targeted to expectant moms that will contain some of the most popular brands in drug stores.

April 27, 2016

As the baseball season gets into full swing, the Cracker Jack brand is rolling out a whole new approach to snacking fun with baseball-inspired mobile digital experiences directly from the "Prize Inside."

April 27, 2016

New results of a poll recently conducted by CVS Health and Morning Consult found 72% of respondents would be interested in a drug take back day in their community. 

April 27, 2016

The 2.6% U.S. comparable store sales growth was fueled by positive real growth at both Food Lion and Hannaford, despite fewer winter storms compared to last year.

April 27, 2016

Before she joined Diplomat, Hagerman was an associate professor at the Ferris State University College of Pharmacy with a practice site at Hurley Medical Center.

April 27, 2016

 On Tuesday, the FDA approved Aurobindo’s generic Exforge (amlodipine and valsartan) tablets, and on Wednesday gave its OK to the company’s generic Opana (oxymorphone HCl) and Pepcid AC (famotidine). 

April 27, 2016

Former Target executive Kathryn Tesija has joined CPG/retail consulting firm Simpactful as a senior adviser and consultant.

April 27, 2016

For fiscal year 2016, Jean Coutu revenues amounted to $2.3 billion, representing an increase of 1.5% due to the overall market growth.

April 27, 2016

Ever since the Federal Register published the final Covered Outpatient Drugs Final Rule (which directs pharmacy Medicaid reimbursement according to the average manufacturer price, or “AMP,” model) on Jan. 21, NACDS has been evaluating the rule and determining appropriate actions.

April 27, 2016

Debuting on April 27, the new MET-Rx campaign includes TV spots on ESPN, followed by significant digital investments, including a video integration with Stack.com, paid search and unique social media content.

April 27, 2016

Hamdi Ulukaya, the Turkish immigrant who founded the Chobani yogurt company in 2005, told workers Tuesday that he would be giving them shares worth up to 10% of the company when it goes public or is sold, the New York Times reported. (The New York Times)

April 27, 2016

The Dyson company unveiled a $400 hair dryer in Tokyo on Wednesday called the Dyson Supersonic, a response to a question the company says many never thought to ask: Is it possible to make a better hair dryer? (The New York Times)

April 27, 2016

With retailers and healthcare providers across the country trying to find ways to get their pharmacists more involved in patient care, pharmacy automation solutions provider Innovation brought together executives from a diverse range of companies earlier this month for a detailed look at how its partnership with Binghamton University’s Watson Institute for Systems Excellence is helping retail pharmacy in this effort.

April 27, 2016

Aspergum is a chewable aspirin product indicated to soothe sore throats, control fevers and provide all over pain relief.  

April 27, 2016

As  many as 57% of consumers surveyed responded that using digital health tools has helped to lower their healthcare costs.