March 19, 2015

In a letter to the Senate, the Food and Drug Administration acknowledged that DNA barcoding is not routinely used to identify botanical ingredients. 

March 19, 2015

A new Kalorama Information report highlights the value and projected growth of retail-based health clinics.

March 19, 2015

Target Corp. has agreed to pay $10 million in a proposed settlement of a class-action suit related to the company’s 2013 data breach, according to court documents filed Wednesday. 

March 19, 2015

British Columbia pharmacies are taking part in the "Genomics for Precision Drug Therapy in the Community Pharmacy" research project, which marks the first of its kind in North America.

March 19, 2015

Rite Aid will fund in part the cash portion of its acquisition of EnvisionRx through the offering of $1.8 billion in senior unsecured notes due 2023. 

March 19, 2015

Atari on Thursday launched a gamified fitness app that ties into Walgreens Balance Rewards. 

March 18, 2015

Bipartisan legislation to improve medication therapy management services for senior citizens enrolled in Medicare received a nod from NACDS.

March 18, 2015

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association earlier this month welcomed six new manufacturer members and 11 associate members to the assocation. 

March 18, 2015

The Council for Responsible Nutrition and think tank American Conference Institute will co-present the third annual Legal, Regulatory and Compliance Forum on Dietary Supplements, the companies announced Tuesday. 

March 18, 2015

The CVS Health Foundation reveals the first four grant recipients in its "Making the Next Generation Tobacco-Free" grant program.

March 18, 2015

Diplomat Pharmacy to offer PARI’s cystic fibrosis treatment Kitabis Pak together with a PARI LC Plus nebulizer handset.

March 18, 2015

i-Health will begin shipments of AZO Yeast Plus in April. 

March 18, 2015

Joe Grieshaber has been named president of Kroger's Columbus Division.

March 18, 2015

Meijer on Tuesday announced the pilot of a new Skechers concept shop. 

March 18, 2015

Chattem on Wednesday teamed with a pair of allergy experts on the importance of smell to allergy sufferers. 

March 18, 2015

PharmaSmart announced Wednesday that it will deploy its clinically validated blood pressure kiosk and cloud-based Health IT platform in Brookshire Grocery Company’s 116 stores with a pharmacy.

March 18, 2015

Target has enhanced the return policy covering all of its owned and exclusive brands and rolled out a one-year return guarantee for guests using Target’s baby, college or wedding gift registry.
 

March 18, 2015

Walgreens unveiled its CIRCA line of cosmetics at Duane Reade’s 40 Wall Street location in Manhattan.

 

March 18, 2015

Whole Foods Market is trying to increase its share of the explosive growth in the beauty industry.

March 17, 2015

The American Pharmacists Association Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2015 Student Scholarship Program and, for the first time, awards a new scholarship honoring the late former APhA president Mary Munson Runge.

March 17, 2015

ECRM hosted a category review for Bi-Lo Holdings at a recent Snack and Dry Grocery event. 

March 17, 2015

A new Harris Poll reveals some surprise findings on Americans' preference for generic or branded drugs.

March 17, 2015

The brand said the purchasing habits of busy consumers indicated a trend around such products as iced coffee, almond milk and protein, leading to the rollout of its latest beverage.

March 17, 2015

H. D. Smith has announced a series of executive moves, including the appointment of a new chairman and CEO of H. D. Smith Holding Co.