July 8, 2013

Innovation EVP global business development, Doyle Jensen, explained, there are a lot of services that help retailers improve the customer experience at the front-end of the store, but not enough focused on patient engagement at the pharmacy counter. That was the motivation behind the launch of Pharmacy Intelligence, Innovation’s technology solution that enables retailers to measure the impact an investment in new pharmacy technology will have before ever committing to it, Jensen told DSNTV in a recent edition of DSN Executive Viewpoints.

May 17, 2013

With a little more than three months to go before the start of the first NACDS Total Store Expo show, which replaces its Marketplace, Pharmacy and Technology, and Supply Chain conferences, DSNTV caught up with the NACDS president and CEO Steve Anderson to talk about the biggest challenges facing the industry as the association celebrates its 80th anniversary.

May 6, 2013

Boiron owner Michèle Boiron flew over from France in April to host a pair of lectures on the benefits of homeopathy. The brand is celebrating 30 years in the United States. In that time, Boiron has carved out a big niche with its Oscillococcinum flu treatment. DSN traveled to Philadelphia to meet with Boiron’s owner and discuss how homeopathy is faring in the United States.

August 21, 2017

Fiber Choice will join a growing digestive health product portfolio that already includes IBgard (for irritable bowel syndrome) and FDgard (for functional dyspepsia).

August 21, 2017

Many factors hinder the appropriate discussions and referrals needed to provide adequate fertility support to patients of reproductive age.

August 21, 2017

The partnership will allow the integration and interpretation of consumer health data collected from higi stations in real time.

August 21, 2017

Kinney Drugs was honored for its political engagement during the Political Involvement Reception at NACDS Total Store Expo on Saturday.

August 21, 2017

At the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Total Store Expo Business Program on Sunday, NACDS leaders talked about the ways that their NACDS engagement can shape their companies’ future, while helping to address issues affecting local communities, the nation and even the world.

 

August 21, 2017

Kalil will receive $50,000, a year's supply of NYX Professional Makeup and the opportunity to kick-start a professional career in makeup artistry.

 

August 21, 2017

The company has reached a settlement of patent litigation with AstraZeneca, allowing for its store brand capsules to launch at the end of next month.

August 21, 2017

Retired Gen. Colin Powell shared thoughts and experiences from his 50-year career in public service, including military and diplomatic posts spanning four presidential administrations and the founding and leadership of the youth-focused America’s Promise Alliance, with attendees of the Business Program at NACDS TSE.

August 21, 2017

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores bestowed its Harold W. Pratt Award to Jim Hunter, VP of supplier services at QuintilesIMS, during the Business Program at  NACDS Total Store Expo in San Diego on Sunday morning.

August 21, 2017

The two companies will work to expand access to community-based diabetes prevention programs at retail pharmacies and grocery stores nationwide.

August 18, 2017

Cosmoprof North America delivered a robust beauty trade fair featuring resources for every aspect of business, from packaging and filling to finished product. Read about the top five products and companies Drug Store News saw at the show.

August 18, 2017

The new A&D Medical UltraConnect blood pressure monitors represent the premium end of the company's retail offering.

August 18, 2017

Young Living Essential Oils' chief supply officer leads the sourcing pillar of Young Living's Seed to Seal program (Sourcing, Science and Standards), that governs how the company obtains its products.

August 18, 2017
One of the biggest marketing opportunities for brands and retailers is reaching out to caregivers. Whether it is assisting in grooming rituals or housekeeping, finding products to help those who can’t do for themselves is a trend popping up on the radar.
August 18, 2017

One OTC category expected to emerge in the coming year is hearing aids, which, when paired with in-store hearing aid service centers, will become a powerful solution set. 

August 18, 2017
Consumers continue to turn to online and specialty retail channels for their pet care needs, but drug retailers can do more to assist shoppers in making purchasing decisions in store.
August 18, 2017

No longer a dormant category, sales of sleep aids continue to climb at a rate of 3.9% for the 52 weeks ended June 11 across total U.S. multi-outlets, according to IRI.

August 18, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat patients with all major genotypes of chronic hepatitis C infection with cirrhosis or with compensated cirrhosis.

August 18, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat adults with relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL.

August 18, 2017
Americans are spending more than $60 billion on beauty annually. To survive as a meaningful competitor in this evolving beauty arena, drug stores must start to burnish their image.
August 18, 2017
No matter where you stand with regard to Obamacare or the American Health Care Act that Congress is debating even now, one factor is certain: The cost of health care — and the consumer’s share of that cost — is only going to grow.