April 19, 2017

Although the consumer packaged goods industry is still climbing the sales charts to record heights — the industry reached $797 billion in 2016 — the engines driving that growth are beginning to sputter, according to a report from IRI and Boston Consulting Group.

April 18, 2017

Medtronic’s patient care, deep vein thrombosis and nutritional insufficiency businesses encompass 23 product categories across multiple market settings, including such brands as Curity, Kendall, Dover, Argyle and Kangaroo.

April 18, 2017

In 2017, Loblaw expects to open 30 new stores and renovate more than 500 existing stores.

April 17, 2017

Walmart also could be interested in buying the retailer, which could reportedly fetch more than $4 billion in proceeds.

April 14, 2017

Several categories are heating things up in the beauty aisles, especially Korean beauty.

April 11, 2017

The transaction will bring together two “highly complementary grocery wholesale organizations with combined sales of approximately $16 billion in 2016.”

April 10, 2017

Specialty pharmaceutical company could be acquired by Fresenius Kabi, a subsidiary of Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA.

April 10, 2017

Company hopes to raise up to $100 million and list on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BHVN.

April 10, 2017

Multiple news outlets state company could receive $2 billion in proceeds for the company it acquired from Merck KGaA’s Merck Serono in 2010.

April 7, 2017

Fred’s has pledged to buy up to 1,200 stores should the Walgreens Boots Alliance-Rite Aid merger be approved the FTC.

April 6, 2017

The company reported overall net sales of $11.64 billion during the month, an increase of 9% year over year.

April 6, 2017

Retailer seeing bottom-line improvement driven by sequential growth in retail pharmacy adjusted script comps, sequential progress in sales trends in its specialty pharmacy business, front store margin expansion and strong holiday seasonal category sales, said CEO Mike Bloom.

April 6, 2017

The company is targeting front store, retail pharmacy and specialty operations, including rolling out beer and wine and committing to a major upgrade in its cosmetics assortment. 

April 6, 2017

The division, which sells syringes, surgical instruments and more could carry an approximate $6B price tag.

April 5, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance's retail pharmacy USA division realized second-quarter sales of $21.8 billion, an increase of 1.5% over the year-ago quarter.

April 4, 2017

The stores comprise most of the 330 stores sold to private equity firm Sycamore Partners in order to meet federal antitrust approval of Dollar Tree’s acquisition of Family Dollar in 2015. 

April 4, 2017

CoverMyMeds automates and accelerates the prescription approval process known as electronic prior authorization.

April 3, 2017

Astellas will be acquiring drug discovery company Ogeda for as much as €800 million, including a €500 million initial payment. 

April 3, 2017

Despite the rash of recent Chapter 11 filings and store closings, the U.S. retail sector as a whole remains incredibly strong and shows no signs of slowing down, according to a report by business intelligence firm Creditsafe USA.

March 28, 2017

New York Post posits that Americans are “tapped out” and are also applying for credit in dwindling numbers.

March 27, 2017

The Exchange dispursed $224 million in dividends in the last year, which supports the military and their families.

March 24, 2017

The investments are being driven by demand for products, as well as its pipeline of potential medicines in development targeting cancer, pain, diabetes and other unmet medical needs.

March 23, 2017

Sears Holding is walking back some of the comments it made in its annual report, noting that “despite the risks outlined we remain confident in our financial position.”

March 22, 2017

Sears Holdings states the retail industry is rapidly changing and it must change with it, by changing to a “customer-centric” company.