September 17, 2008

General Mills has reported booming first-quarter earnings, with a strong leader in sales of cereal....

September 17, 2008

The warning letters and import advisory that the Food and Drug Administration issued to Ranbaxy...

September 16, 2008

The Kroger Co. shrugged off a tough economic climate to post healthy sales increases in...

September 16, 2008

Walgreens’ unsolicited bid to acquire Longs Drug Stores has stalled as Longs’ board of directors...

September 16, 2008

Revlon has announced the completion of the previously announced 1-for-10 reverse stock split of its...

September 15, 2008

In light of Walgreens’ unsolicited bid to buy Longs for nearly $3 billion in cash...

September 15, 2008

The journal Health Affairs published two critiques by economists Tuesday that cast doubt on John...

September 15, 2008

Investors were taken by surprise Friday evening when Walgreens stepped in with an offer to...

September 15, 2008

Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services has stated that Walgreens’ competing offer for Longs Drug Stores...

September 13, 2008

In a dramatic 11th-hour development, Walgreens crashed the industry’s largest recent merger party with an...

September 11, 2008

Coty Inc.—which acquired in late 2007 Del Laboratories, a move that bolstered Coty’s presence in...

September 9, 2008

A mystery company has offered to buy ImClone for $6.1 billion, ImClone said....

September 3, 2008

Costco reported a 9 percent increase in same-store sale for August, slightly below the expectations...

September 3, 2008

DRJ Group Inc., the makers of Stopain topical analgesics, on Thursday announced that sales increased...

September 3, 2008

Wal-Mart Stores reported that net sales for the four-week period ended Aug. 29 increased 8.7...

August 28, 2008

Mixed results from drugs caused Alkermes stock to decline Wednesday....

August 27, 2008

Fred's reported net income of $1 million or 3 cents per diluted share for the...

August 27, 2008

The National Retail Federation said it expects retail sales to remain slow well into 2009...

August 27, 2008

Ahold reported that net sales at its Stop & Shop/Giant-Landover segment were $4 billion for...

August 24, 2008

Drug stores are the traditional sources for all things pharmaceutical, but grocery stores are moving...

August 24, 2008

Rite Aid is looking up, Mary Sammons, Rite Aid chairman, president and chief executive officer,...

August 21, 2008

HARRISBURG, Pa. Mars, the maker of popular candies such as M&M’s and Snickers, has said...

August 19, 2008

Longs Drug Stores today reported preliminary income for the second quarter ended July 31, 2008,...

August 18, 2008

As co-payments and prescription costs rise, adherence to medications drops, unsurprisingly, especially among lower-income patients,...