June 11, 2015

The action in Denver will start a day before the opening of the NACDS Total Store Expo, as Drug Store News and the Mack Elevation Forum once again team up to host a special one-day thought leadership event on Aug. 21.

June 10, 2015

The $1.1 billion deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2016 and will include Bayer’s Contour line of blood glucose monitors and test strips, as well as lancing devices like Microlet and Elite. 

June 10, 2015

Longtime Dollar General executive Jeff Owen will come back to lead store operations, the company announced Wednesday. 

June 10, 2015

"Despite living in a digital age, no one else has yet addressed ... common health issues in a mobile format," Sumeet Narula of McNeil Consumer Healthcare said regarding its recent app launch. 

June 10, 2015

As Walgreens expands its MDLive telehealth platform to three states, a picture of the changing role of retail pharmacy is coming into focus. 

June 10, 2015

Wegmans is forging into telehealth territory with a new virtual doctor program at four of its stores’ pharmacies.

June 9, 2015

Employees at the Dallas fulfillment center will process smaller items, such as books, electronics and consumer goods, Amazon said Tuesday.

June 9, 2015

New McKesson call center will enhance patient engagement and support capabilities, the wholesaler said Tuesday. 

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

Kailos Genetics has introduced an affordable and accessible genetic test aimed helping patients and providers personalize medicine. 

June 8, 2015

As the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Total Store Expo kicks off in less than three months, NACDS has announced its lineup of educational Insight Sessions.

June 8, 2015

Health information network Surescripts has signed an agreement with eClinicalWorks to extend its electronic prior authorization service to all users of eClinicalWorks software.

June 5, 2015

Merz North America has been operating in North Carolina since 1995. 

June 4, 2015

The Federal Trade Commission plans to examine the advertising practices of the homeopathy industry. 

June 4, 2015

As VP, information technology, Roopesh Kumar will help fine-tune RxEOB's member engagement and medication pricing applications. 

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

The Pepcid Tastemakers Restaurant Week will be featured in both New York and Chicago.

June 3, 2015

CVS Health's MinuteClinic has expanded its ability to serve even more people throughout Ohio by becoming an in-network provider with a healthcare insurance plan serving 340,000 members through government sponsored health programs throughout the state.

June 2, 2015

CHPA's new OTC Academy is designed to bring retail and supplier executives up to speed on OTC issues. 

June 2, 2015

Dollar General is well on its way to realizing 7% growth in total square footage this year. 

June 2, 2015

GSK and WebMD have partnered on an educational initiative to kick headache pain. 

June 2, 2015

Menasha Corporation has acquired Canadian packaging company Portable Packaging Solutions—its second Canadian acquisition this year. 

June 2, 2015

Perrigo's new OTC product portfolio acquired out of the GSK/Novartis joint venture are sold primarily throughout Europe and Brazil. 

June 1, 2015

AmerisourceBergen is beginning construction on three new distribution centers opening in 2016 located in the South, the Midwest and the Northeast.