April 4, 2016

Nimbus Apollo’s development program includes a lead candidate for an ACC inhibitor to treat the liver disease non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), which affects up to 15 million people in the U.S.

March 24, 2016

Retailers prowling for growth potential in men’s grooming are directing their focus to skin care.

March 23, 2016

Fred’s has reported its Q4 and FY2015 earnings, as well as the news that board chairman Michael Hayes would be stepping down, to be replaced with longtime director Thomas Tashjian.

March 14, 2016

Weis Markets' same-store sales increase for the 52 weeks ended Dec. 27 were 3.7%.

March 9, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the batteries category, highlighting advanced and specialty products that are charging up the general merchandise aisle.

March 7, 2016

Alvogen is looking to build its U.S. business, acquiring a Wis.-based specialty generics company.

March 4, 2016

The company said its total revenues for the period ended Feb. 14, which included the holidays, increased 2.6% to $28.2 billion. 

March 3, 2016

In the United States, Ahold grew sales excluding gas by 4.1%, adjusted for an additional week. 

March 3, 2016

Delhaize America plans to refresh 142 stores in 2016 as its partent company completes its merger process with Royal Ahold. 

March 3, 2016

The bump sales saw from specialty was accompanied by an increase in scripts and sales in the pharmacy department, even amid a mild cold and flu season.

March 3, 2016

Kroger’s total sales including fuel and the acquired Roundy's chain increased 3.8% to $26.2 billion in the fourth quarter compared to $25.2 billion for the same period last year. 

March 3, 2016

Going forward, Rite Aid will no longer report sales and comparable store sales results on a monthly basis.

March 1, 2016

Publix’ sales for the fiscal year ended Dec. 26, 2015, were $32.4 billion, a 5.9% increase from last year’s $30.6 billion. Comparable-store sales for 2015 increased 4.2%.

February 26, 2016

Shoppers Drug Mart on Thursday reported a same-store pharmacy sales increase of 4.2% and same-store front-store sales increase of 5.7%.

February 25, 2016

In related news, Sears announced Thursday the election of Bruce Berkowitz and Alesia Haas to membership on the Sears Holdings board of directors.

February 17, 2016

Weis attributed its sales and comparable sales increases to disciplined promotions tied to its loyalty marketing program and the expansion of its gas rewards program. 

February 10, 2016

Specialty pharmaceutical company Meda is being acquired by Mylan, expanding Mylan's reach into emerging markets, building on its recent specialty and branded generics acquisitions and creating an OTC division worth about $1 billion. 

February 9, 2016

Same-store sales increased 1.7% for the year, with pharmacy same-store sales up 4.5% and front-store same-store sales down 5%. 

February 4, 2016

AmerisourceBergen posted a 7% increase in Pharmaceutical Distribution revenue for the quarter, which includes both AmerisourceBergen Drug Corporation and AmerisourceBergen Specialty Group. 

February 4, 2016

Fred's Super Dollar's comparable store sales for January rose 0.7% on top of an increase of 4.3% in the year-earlier period.

February 4, 2016

Rite Aid stockholders have voted to approve the proposed merger with Walgreens Boots Alliance, the Pennsylvania retailer announced Thursday morning.

January 29, 2016

McKesson's North America pharmaceutical distribution and services revenues were $39.6 billion for the quarter, up 6% on a reported basis and 7% on a constant currency basis, primarily driven by market growth.

January 28, 2016

Overall same-store sales decreased 1.4% over the prior-year period, including a front-end same-store sales decline of 1.9% and a pharmacy same-store sales decrease of 1.2%. 

January 21, 2016

Ahold USA's identical sales excluding gas were up 1.6%, positively affected by competitor store closures in the New York Metro market.