April 14, 2015

Taiwan-based drug development company Sunny Pharmtech and Vitruvias Therapeutics, a generic drug development company, on Tuesday announced that they will team up to co-develop a portfolio of generic drug products.

April 13, 2015

Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals on Monday acquired Mexican OTC and nutritional manufacturer Advanced Pharmaceuticals and Nutritionals. 

April 9, 2015

Fred’s on Thursday announced that its March sales increased 0.3% to $191.7 million.

April 9, 2015

Walgreens Boots Alliance on Thursday posted solid same-store sales numbers, driving U.S. sales up 7.4% to $21 billion, but has targeted 200 store closures in a cost-saving initiative. 

April 8, 2015

Family Dollar Stores reported a 3% lift in second-quarter revenue with same-store sales up 0.5%. 

April 8, 2015

Strong same-store sales help lift Rite Aid annual revenue 3.9% to $26.5 billion. 

April 8, 2015

Walgreens Boots Alliance on Wednesday declared a regular quaterly dividend of 33.75 cents per share. 

April 2, 2015

Rite Aid's March results spurred a 3% lift in its share price Thursday morning. 

March 31, 2015

Amneal Pharmaceuticals will acquire Actavis Australia's generic pharmaceutical business. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. 

March 30, 2015

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and Auspex Pharmaceuticals announced an agreement under which Teva will acquire Auspex in a deal valued at $3.2 billion.

March 25, 2015

The two companies will merge to create The Kraft Heinz Company, resulting in a portfolio that will make the newly formed entity a food-and-beverage powerhouse. 

March 24, 2015

Diplomat Pharmacy commences follow-on public offering of 7.4 million shares of its common stock.

March 19, 2015

Rite Aid will fund in part the cash portion of its acquisition of EnvisionRx through the offering of $1.8 billion in senior unsecured notes due 2023. 

March 17, 2015

Par Pharmaceutical Holdings last week announced that it filed a statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. 

March 13, 2015

An Altarum report found that national health spending increased 5.7% in January 2015 vs. January 2014. 

March 13, 2015

Ulta Beauty wrapped up 2014 with "an excellent fourth quarter," which marked the company's first billion dollar sales quarter.

March 9, 2015

Loblaw aims to create better access to fresh food, wellness solutions and e-commerce with $1.2B investment.

March 6, 2015

The decision to shutter remaining stores in California comes even as adjustments to promotions and pricing helped drive impressive fourth-quarter results.

 

March 5, 2015

Costco sees a lift in second-quarter sales and net income benefits from a tax benefit.

March 5, 2015

The deep freeze hitting much of the United States this winter helped Fred’s improve its same-store sales.

March 5, 2015

Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen declared 2014 an outstanding year and it is easy to see why after the nation’s leading supermarket operator again surpassed performance expectations.

March 5, 2015

Rite Aid sees increase in year-to-date comps as total sales increase 3.7%.

March 5, 2015

Roundy’s reported net income of $7.5 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, more than double $3.5 million in the same quarter the prior fiscal year.

March 3, 2015

Target chairman and CEO Brian Cornell unveiled a wide-ranging growth strategy.