July 3, 2012

The American Pharmacists Association announced that nominations are being accepted for its practitioner awards and honors, which are administered by the APhA Academy of Pharmacy Practice and Management.

July 3, 2012

British firm Dreadnought has launched a beard-reducing shaving line exclusively for American men.

July 3, 2012

Rexam, a global consumer packaging company, is looking to shed its personal care business for $709 million in cash.

July 3, 2012

CVS Caremark has been selected by the National Business Group on Health as a platinum winner for its 2012 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles awards.

July 3, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic contraceptive drug made by Lupin Pharmaceuticals, the company said Tuesday.

July 3, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has approved over-the-counter sales of a test for the virus that causes AIDS, the agency said Tuesday.

July 3, 2012

Kroger has opened a Signature store in the Fort Worth, Texas, market.

July 3, 2012

Mylan has launched generic versions of two drugs to treat bipolar disorder and allergies, the company said Tuesday.

July 3, 2012

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores announced on Tuesday the donation of 9,500 lbs. of consumer goods to be dispersed to various charitable organizations throughout the Denver area, following the completion of the recent NACDS Marketplace Conference.

July 3, 2012

Pinnacle Foods has extended a line under its Vlasic pickle brand.

July 3, 2012

Specialty pharmacy provider The Apothecary Shops has acquired a Denver-based pharmacy, according to published reports.

July 3, 2012

Gaiam announced the release of "Mysteries at the Museum Season 2" on DVD under its exclusive home video license agreement with the Travel Channel.

July 3, 2012

Stonyfield has bolstered its line of organic Oikos frozen Greek yogurt.

July 3, 2012

As part of its "My Story. Our Flag." project, Tide unveiled a special flag — created in honor of Team USA — in New York's Bryant Park on Tuesday.

July 2, 2012

The latest installment in the "Chuggington" DVD series is coming to retail this summer from Anchor Bay Entertainment.

July 2, 2012

"Marvel's The Avengers" is coming to Blu-ray, DVD, digital and on-demand platforms on Sept. 25.

July 2, 2012

Bristol-Myers Squibb is acquiring Amylin Pharmaceuticals, the drug maker said Friday.

July 2, 2012

Giant Food has commenced its conversion of 15 former Genuardi's stores.

July 2, 2012

Dr. Reddy's has launched a drug designed to prevent and treat osteoporosis.

July 2, 2012

Laundry detergent brand Gain has tapped an actress and comedian for an interactive YouTube experience that helps people celebrate what makes them unique and find their perfect scent match.

July 2, 2012

Obamacare will stand.

July 2, 2012

Retail pharmacies have been offering testing for diseases ranging from high cholesterol to cancer for years, but offering HIV testing presents a whole new realm of possibilities and challenges.

July 2, 2012

ProPhase Labs has expanded its Cold-Eeze brand.

July 2, 2012

Procter & Gamble has announced that Jordyn Wieber, reigning All-Around World Champion, will serve as an ambassador for P&G Beauty brands, including CoverGirl, Head & Shoulders, Olay and Venus.