March 31, 2016

Former Walgreens and Tyson Foods executive Wade Miquelon was named CFO at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores.

March 31, 2016

Two Walgreens veterans are now in place to help drive growth at health and wellness retailer Massage Envy.

March 31, 2016

MedM has built a healthy activity cloud platform, allowing users to track everything from step tracking to blood glucose/pressure monitoring. 

March 31, 2016

Omron's new president, CEO succeeds former managing executive officer, president and CEO Seiji Takeda, who will transition to the role of executive officer, global business strategy planning, sales and marketing, Europe and the Americas.

March 31, 2016

Consumers who relentlessly crave bacon are about to see a new temptation in the snack aisle. 

March 31, 2016

Online delivery is a retail technology niche undergoing active evolution. Consumers are expecting a wider range of goods available in a shorter period of time than ever before. 

March 31, 2016

Walgreens promised to raise more than $20 million in Red Nose sales this year in support of eliminating children's poverty. 

March 31, 2016

The world's largest manufacturer of premium scented candles is taking consumers on a trip to Margaritaville.

March 30, 2016

Recognizing that an estimated 40% of sold medications end up unused, the Alliance for Aging Research's latest “pocket film” offers consumers a simple step-by-step guide on safe disposal. 

March 30, 2016

A few days after announcing a new fulfillment center in Edgerton, Kansas, Amazon.com is unveiling plans for another new center that will serve customers a little further west.

March 30, 2016

Benzer Pharmacy said it would offer a check-in with patients a week before their pickup date to adjust for medication changes and remind patients a day before they’re meant to pick up their prescriptions.

March 30, 2016

Canada's leading value chain has promoted its head merchant to be the new CEO as the company logs another quarter of impressive sales growth.

March 30, 2016

Smelling salts excite the nostrils with aromatic spirits of NH3, creating an inhalation reflex, affecting the pattern of breathing and resulting in improved respiratory flow rates.

March 30, 2016

Hy-Vee is collaborating with the Pinky Swear Foundation to bring youth triathlons to several of the communities it serves.

March 30, 2016

Now customers who use the app can take a photo of their prescription and send it to their pharmacist through their in-app health record.

March 30, 2016

Designed to help consumers increase energy to meet the demands of today's performance-driven society, doctor-formulated Procera XTF provides a noticeable surge in energy while supporting focus, cognitive function and general brain health.

March 30, 2016

The makers of a leading zero calorie beverage are expanding the brand by launching a new flavor, special edition bottle and charity partnership with a big NBA star.

March 30, 2016

If the major suppliers of soft goods such as clothing and accessories to retail stores are a bellwether of the economy, then the coming months are looking to provide a jolt as 75% of these suppliers expect retail sales to significantly outpace the gross domestic product for the spring and summer shopping season.

March 30, 2016

The renewed accreditation of Walgreens Healthcare Clinic is valid until Feb. 8, 2019.

March 30, 2016

In a history-making move that would have a direct impact on the retail industry and food service sector, the state of California has moved closer to raising the statewide minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2022.

March 29, 2016

Muscle loss that begins naturally around age 40 can accelerate with illness and injury, making recovery more difficult or longer, Abbott noted. 

March 29, 2016

NEW YORK - Ad Week on Monday interviewed CVS Health's Norman de Greve, SVP and chief marketing officer, regarding how exiting tobacco was only the first step in brand shifting from being the proverbial "drug store on the corner" to a "multifaceted healthcare company." "What was compelling to me was I cannot think of another example in corporate America where a company sacrificed $2 billion of revenue for what they felt was the right thing to do," de Greve said. "We know these facts are true, that more purpose-driven companies, a) millennials and consumers want to do business with … and b) it's great for recruiting. It proved out for us in both of those ways." (Ad Week)

March 29, 2016

A court ruling struck down a provision adopted by Puerto Rico last year that tripled the tax revenue the debt-laden island extracted from Walmart,Reuters reported. (Reuters)

March 29, 2016

In April 2015, the CVS Health Foundation announced a total of 55 grant recipients that have since made meaningful progress toward their goals of improving. This year, CVS committed $1.5 million.