June 11, 2015

According to a new report from national trade organization AHAA: the Voice of Hispanic Marketing, pharmaceutical marketers have room for improvement when it comes to Hispanic advertising.

June 11, 2015

The Crack Life Open campaign is meant to encourage consumers to “flourish from the inside out,” as the campaign’s tagline goes.

June 10, 2015

NYX Cosmetics has launched its fourth annual NYX FACE Awards, a multi-national competition that celebrates the online makeup artist and beauty community in search of The Beauty Vlogger of the Year.

June 9, 2015

The Center for Healthcare Supply Chain Research and Genentech have honored Paul Julian, EVP and group president at McKesson, with the 2015 Nexus Award for Lifetime Achievement.

June 9, 2015

Walgreens features exclusive beauty products in new challenge on the Challenged app. 

June 8, 2015

Nominations are now being accepted for the American Pharmacists Association annual awards and honors program. The awards will be presented at the APhA Annual Meeting and Exposition in Baltimore from March 4 to 7, 2016.

June 8, 2015

Revlon has donated $1 million to the Revlon/UCLA Women’s Cancer Research Program, marking the first phase of its new philanthropic platform.

June 5, 2015

Health and wellness expert Jillian Michaels has teamed up with Shark Branding’s licensing division to secure licenses in North America in such categories as cosmetics, skin care and hair care.

June 5, 2015

In an effort to help kids and families make health, exercise and nutrition priorities in their lives, Hy-Vee has launched the new KidsFit website.

June 4, 2015

Amazon has come out looking good in Reputation Institute’s annual survey of America’s 50 most reputable companies in the retail industry.

June 4, 2015

Looking to better compete with rivals like the Dollar Shave Club, Procter & Gamble’s Gillette has announced the launch of the Gillette Shave Club for men.

June 4, 2015

The importance of routine is highlighted by new work done in the field of chronobiology—the study of circadian rhythms.

June 3, 2015

In 2014, specialty drug unit costs jumped 20.1%, compared to 5.7% for non-specialty drugs, Blue Cross Blue Shield reported. 

June 3, 2015

What’s Next is a new feature of DSN written by consumer beauty blogger Lonni Delane. In this installment, she looks at the impact eyebrow trends have on the beauty industry. 

June 1, 2015

Retailers looking for opportunities in emerging markets should look East, particularly to China, which ranks as the top country in A.T. Kearney’s annual Global Retail Development Index (GRDI).

May 29, 2015

Industrial auctioneer Ritchie Bros. has announced that Rexall CFO Sharon Driscoll will be joining the company as CFO, effective July 6.

May 27, 2015

Entertainment One Licensing (eOne) and Kelly Teegarden Organics have announced the retail launch of the SO SO Happy cosmetics line, which will debut at health specialty stores nationwide this summer.

May 22, 2015

Kroger has raised almost $12 million in the past five years to support the USO. 

May 22, 2015

The Phoenix House New England will host the annual New England Public Service Award Luncheon at the Omni Providence Hotel, honoring Helena Foulkes, EVP, CVS Health, and president, CVS/pharmacy.

May 22, 2015

The United Kingdom's Competition and Markets Authority feels that Reckitt-Benckiser acquisition of K-Y personal lubricants may lead to higher prices across the category. 

May 21, 2015

More than 9-in-10 retail executive leaders are worried about executing against their retail strategy. 

May 20, 2015

A new vitamin player generated $1 million in its first two weeks on the shelf. And that's just at Target. 

May 20, 2015

The New General Market Leadership platform — a Drug Store News and Mack Elevation Forum co-produced industry platform — kicked off before NACDS Annual Meeting with a special reception featuring guest speaker Michael Yormark, president of Jay Z’s Roc Nation. Yormark’s talk, “The Power of Authenticity and Experience in Reaching Today’s Diverse Consumer,” explored why real consumer intimacy and authenticity are core to creating an “emotional connection” with today’s consumers.

May 20, 2015

Walmart means health and wellness. Increasingly, that’s the message that Wal-Mart Stores is working to convey to the 140 million Americans who walk through its store aisles each week.