December 12, 2016

The CEO of Ulta, Mary Dillon, talked to "CBS This Morning" to discuss what sets the company apart from others, and announce a new store in New York City.

December 12, 2016

"The medical community struggles with managing medication from a cost and patient safety perspective. ... These challenges can be addressed through collaboration between physicians and pharmacists," UA stated.

December 12, 2016

The study examined utilization patterns of participants in Walgreens Balance Rewards for healthy choices, exploring the impact of manual versus automatic data entries.

December 12, 2016

PepsiCo says it wants to make more better-for-you drinks and snacks, but much of its revenue growth comes from high-sugar drinks, as well as high-fat, high-salt standbys such as Doritos and Cheetos.

December 12, 2016

Perfect Corp.'s YouCam makeup app is partnering with makeup artist Robin Black to launch an exclusive holiday beauty series. 

December 9, 2016

Arete Pharmacy Network said the acquisition would expand its geographical footprint as part of its effort to extend its programs and services to a larger pool of independent and small chain pharmacies. 

December 9, 2016

The Bartell family, owners of the Washington chain of Bartell Drugs stores, won the Seattle Business Magazine “2016 Washington Family Business Award for Legacy” presented at a special event held Wednesday night at the Westin Hotel.

December 9, 2016

George Barrett sees a more active consumer, which could lead to more patient-centered policies. 

December 9, 2016

Muhtar Kent to be replaced by James Quincey on May 1.

December 9, 2016

Fragrance brand Curve is launching a new campaign inspired by the weirdest and quirkiest fantasies of Generation Z men. 

December 9, 2016

The results come from an employee survey administered by research firm WorkplaceDynamics. The survey measured such aspects of workplace culture as alignment, execution and connection. T

December 9, 2016

Retailer will begin by closing 40 underperforming stores, netting $4M in savings.

December 9, 2016

New store formats represent a dramatic industry shift for brick-and-mortar operators.

December 9, 2016
The focus of the initiative, which will see Lilly making an upfront payment of $30 million to AstraZeneca, is an antibody called MEDI1814, which can potentially slow the progression of the illness and is currently in Phase 1 trials. 
December 9, 2016

By the end of 2017, Accenture projects there will be more than 2,800 retail clinics, noting that this represents a 47% increase from 2014, when there were more than 1,900 clinics in the U.S.

December 9, 2016

PepsiCo is ushering in a new era of thirst quenchers by introducing a line of premium bottled water that aims to appeal to consumers looking for hydration with side order of art.

December 9, 2016

London Drugs is hoping to beat Shoppers Drug Mart to market in terms of dispensing medical marijuana, Canada's Tri-City News reported Thursday. “We’ll be as fast as the laws allow," London Drugs VP John Tse told the Candadian daily, "but it could happen overnight, we’re that ready." London Drug pharmacists are already reviewing potential drug-drug interactions. "We're interested from the perspective of how does it affect other medication the patient might be on and other health conditions they might have,” Tse said. “As a pharmacy we want it all documented properly so that we can advise patients and other health care professionals.” (Tri-City News)

December 9, 2016

A Florida-based supermarket company tops J.D. Power’s 2016 U.S. Pharmacy Study.

December 9, 2016

“We advise the public to be cautious when reviewing [adverse event] reports and to consider the fuller picture,” CRN cautioned.

December 8, 2016

Consumers must provide date of birth when purchasing and be present with a photo ID when the delivery is made.

December 8, 2016

In addition to returning the rights to Belbuca to BioDelivery Sciences International, Endo will be eliminating its 375-member pain sales field force in an effort to refocus its U.S. branded strategy on specialty, including its Xiaflex. 

December 8, 2016

As part of an agreement with the DOJ, GNC will take a number of actions to broaden industry-wide knowledge of prohibited ingredients and improve compliance by vendors of third party products.

December 8, 2016

higi’s health screening stations and omni-channel consumer engagement platform provide benefits for consumers, pharmacy retailers and health care stakeholders.

December 8, 2016

PARSIPPANY, N.J. -- The Kline Group on Wednesday addressed the impact new wearable OTC devices such as TENS pain-relieving units are having on the category in its latest blog. "As consumers are increasingly demanding more features from these devices, such as being lightweight, easy-to-wear, portable, and most importantly affordable, this segment is expected to continue to thrive," noted Marcela Chifu, marketing executive Kline Group. "While the self-care devices market is still in the nascent stage, it will be interesting to see how it evolves in the following years. ... [T]his market has great potential to become consumers’ next top alternative to traditional nonprescription drugs." (Kline Group)