August 6, 2012

Supervalu now is in full turnaround mode, and with the naming of Wayne Sales as CEO to lead the charge, analysts are saying the Canadian retail executive who helped turn around Canadian Tire is the right man for the job. But Supervalu still has plenty of heavy lifting to do.

August 6, 2012

Odwalla has unveiled four new food bars as part of its 2012 lineup.

August 6, 2012

Post Foods has launched a social website dedicated to positivity and helping others have a great day, the company said.

August 6, 2012

Rite Aid is offering flu shots at all of its stores, the retail pharmacy chain said.

August 6, 2012

Sam's Club is set to host free children's health screenings on Aug. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at all locations with a pharmacy.

August 6, 2012

Sandoz has launched a generic version of a topical medication used to treat psoriasis, the company said.

August 6, 2012

Bath tissue and paper towel brand Scott has introduced a new program for consumers that provides exclusive access to deals and rewards.

August 6, 2012

Tide is relaunching its Tide plus bleach alternative detergent with a new name.

August 6, 2012

Shopko's SVP product development now has become responsible for overseeing the retailer's consumables division.

August 6, 2012

Vitacost.com has appointed a new chief information officer/chief technology officer.

August 6, 2012

The Vitamin Shoppe announced that Stephen Bontempo has joined the company.

August 6, 2012

Hair loss supplement Viviscal made its name known to watchers of ABC daytime talk show "The View."

August 6, 2012

Walgreens is looking to make getting a flu shot as easy as walking into any Walgreens, Duane Reade and Take Care Clinic by offering flu shots without an appointment.

August 6, 2012

Winn-Dixie announced the generic form of Plavix (clopidogrel) now is available for $4 for 30-day and $10 for 90-day prescriptions as part of the company's prescription savings program.

August 6, 2012

At the start of the year, Drug Store News predicted that 2012 would be a significant year for the convenient care industry as retail-based health clinics gear up for expansion and move closer to version 2.0. Well, that prediction is ringing true.

August 3, 2012

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday reported 12 additional human infections with influenza A (H3N2) variant virus in three states, comprising of one case in Hawaii, 10 cases in Ohio and one case in Indiana.

August 3, 2012

Cool Gear International has introduced its CG Sport line of versatile hydration bottles.

August 3, 2012

Kellogg's announced that it is rolling out special-edition boxes of Corn Flakes featuring U.S. gymnast Gabby Douglas, who won the gold medal at the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

August 3, 2012

Shopko announced that a former JCPenney executive has joined the company.

August 3, 2012

A drug made by Pfizer and used to treat overactive bladder was effective in reducing leakage of urine in patients with the disorder, according to the results of a post-approval clinical study.

August 3, 2012

Walgreens on Friday reported July sales of $5.6 billion, a decrease of 3.7% as compared with the same month in fiscal 2011.

August 3, 2012

Harris Teeter plans to expand its presence in existing markets, the company said in its third-quarter earnings release.

August 3, 2012

Kmart announced it is providing its customers with back-to-school offers.

August 3, 2012

AstraZeneca's biologics division has begun shipping doses of influenza vaccine to distributors for the 2012-2013 flu season, the company said.