June 6, 2017
Teva’s authorized generic is available in 5-, 10-, 15- and 20-mcg/hour strengths. 
June 5, 2017

In the first video dispatch from the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Annual Meeting, Drug Store News talks to Innovation’s Doyle Jensen about how the company is looking to use automation to improve patient care in the pharmacy. 

June 5, 2017

Industry veteran Bruce Kneeland started his visit to eight pharmacies throughout Alaska on June 3, and he will be visiting pharmacies until June 23. 

June 5, 2017

 The grants will go toward purchasing seeds, plants, tools and good preservation equipment for community gardens that teach those in need about health and nutrition through the gardening process. ma

June 5, 2017

LoveBug Probiotics’ products contain the delivery technology BIO-tract to protect them against stomach acids so they can reach deeper into the gut, the company said.

June 5, 2017
Procter & Gamble is holding talks with Trian Fund Management, which has a $3.5 billion stake in the company, about the future of its brands, the P&G CEO David Taylor confirmed to CNBC. Taylor called the talks “constructive” and noted, "We are willing to engage. We want to be better.” Trian has been increasing its stake in P&G and the company looks to cut costs by some $10 billion, the report said. (CNBC)
June 2, 2017

Amazon this week announced plans for two new distribution centers — one in Georgia and another in California. 

June 2, 2017

Burnett is being remembered for his work as a pharmacy pioneer who helped build and grow Costco’s pharmacy business. 

June 2, 2017

Mylan is introducing a generic of Novartis' Reclast injection, which treats Paget's disease of the bone, and Teva's Azilect, a Parkinson’s disease treatment. 

June 2, 2017

The National Community Pharmacists Association has sent its comments on to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services regarding the agency’s recently proposed changes to how direct and indirect remuneration fees are reported. 

June 1, 2017

The InspiraChamber is designed to minimize the time it takes to administer asthma medications, Lupin said.

June 1, 2017

Since 2011, 68 novel therapies have been approved globally across 22 cancer indications. The QunitilesIMS Institute report looks at what technological advances and development trends have made this possible, as well as their cost.

June 1, 2017

The acquisition gives Sawai a foothold in the U.S. generics market, and the company will retain Rusty Field as the president of the company, adding the role of CEO to his duties.

June 1, 2017

The SheaMoisture Men’s Beard Care Collection includes four products formulated with maracuja oil and certified organic shea butter.

May 31, 2017

Under the acquisition, MedCart will continue to operate as it did before, but as a new business unit under Albertsons’ pharmacy team structure, with the leadership team reporting directly to Albertsons group VP pharmacy operations, Dain Rusik.

May 31, 2017

As part of the launch, Colgate is continuing its marketing efforts to reach Hispanic consumers with the continuation of its Simplemente Saludable program with celebrity ambassadors. 

May 31, 2017
Apotex, Aurobindo, Teva and Glenmark all earned approval from the regulatory to market the drug in multiple strengths.
May 31, 2017

Mallinckrodt, in an effort to focus more on branded products, is looking for a buyer for its generics division who could pay as much as $2 billion for the business, according to a Reuters report. Reuters noted that the company’s generics sales have dropped roughly 18% between 2015 and 2016 — a period during which its branded specialty sales grew by some 40%, partially through acquisitions. (Reuters)

 

May 31, 2017

The New York City-based school held commencement exercises for this year’s 97 graduates at Columbia University’s Roone Arledge Auditorium.

May 31, 2017

The three-product Trilogy Body Care line includes pure plant body oil, exfoliating body balm and botanical body wash.

May 30, 2017

With AmazonFresh Pickup, which allows Amazon Prime members to order groceries online and pick them up in as little as 15 minutes, has moved out of the pilot stages and is now available to a wider range of Amazon Prime customers.

May 30, 2017

Appearing before the House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies, Food and Drug administration commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb outlined plans to address pressing generics industry issues. 

May 26, 2017

After missing Street estimates for earnings and revenue in its second quarter, Costco returned to form in its third quarter.

May 26, 2017

The CVS Health Baseball Camp marked its seventh year Thursday, bringing 20 veterans from Massachusetts and Rhode Island to Fenway Park in Boston to work with Red Sox hitting coaches one-on-one.