June 1, 2017

Since 2011, 68 novel therapies have been approved globally across 22 cancer indications. The QunitilesIMS Institute report looks at what technological advances and development trends have made this possible, as well as their cost.

June 1, 2017

The acquisition gives Sawai a foothold in the U.S. generics market, and the company will retain Rusty Field as the president of the company, adding the role of CEO to his duties.

June 1, 2017

The SheaMoisture Men’s Beard Care Collection includes four products formulated with maracuja oil and certified organic shea butter.

May 31, 2017

The Women's Choice Award serves as a competitive differentiator in today's cluttered marketplace, the company's CEO stated.

May 31, 2017

Under the acquisition, MedCart will continue to operate as it did before, but as a new business unit under Albertsons’ pharmacy team structure, with the leadership team reporting directly to Albertsons group VP pharmacy operations, Dain Rusik.

May 31, 2017

BJ's Wholesale Club has tapped two experienced retailers to drive its digital innovation and omnichannel strategy.

May 31, 2017

As part of the launch, Colgate is continuing its marketing efforts to reach Hispanic consumers with the continuation of its Simplemente Saludable program with celebrity ambassadors. 

May 31, 2017

Though CVS Pharmacy saw the launch of 39 locations within Target stores in Colorado in 2016, the new Parker, Colo. location is the first retail location for the chain, and the first of three planned openings in the Denver area this year. 

May 31, 2017
Apotex, Aurobindo, Teva and Glenmark all earned approval from the regulatory to market the drug in multiple strengths.
May 31, 2017

Health Dialog’s Nurse Line provides guidance and information to help people make informed decisions about their medical care.

May 31, 2017

Mallinckrodt, in an effort to focus more on branded products, is looking for a buyer for its generics division who could pay as much as $2 billion for the business, according to a Reuters report. Reuters noted that the company’s generics sales have dropped roughly 18% between 2015 and 2016 — a period during which its branded specialty sales grew by some 40%, partially through acquisitions. (Reuters)

 

May 31, 2017

Effective immediately, Nielsen will begin work on creating exclusive trading areas and a retail defined hierarchy on behalf of Family Dollar.

May 31, 2017

Olivino combines non-GMO bioactive ingredients derived from Mediterranean Diet staple foods including olives, grapes and tomatoes.

May 31, 2017
Glamour is set to announce the winners of the YouTuber of the Year award on June 6.
 
May 31, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance is likely to litigate should the Federal Trade Commission sue to block its proposed merger of Rite Aid, Cowen analyst Charles Rhyee opined according to a StreetInsider.com report published Wednesday. Rite Aid's value "remains significant" Rhyee noted. "This leads us to believe if the FTC were to block, WBA would litigate to win Rite Aid," he said. A deadlocked FTC is also a possibility, according to Rhyee. "The FTC Chairman, Maureen Ohlhausen, who is likely more favorable to the transaction, could use the 1-1 vote as leverage to build consensus and arrive at a consent decree." (StreetInsider.com)

May 31, 2017

The study found that vaccinated adults were 52%-79% less likely to die than unvaccinated flu-hospitalized patients.

May 31, 2017

More than half of exercisers, including 60% of those who care about their shape and looks, say they’ve changed their eating habits after starting a fitness program.

May 31, 2017

The New York City-based school held commencement exercises for this year’s 97 graduates at Columbia University’s Roone Arledge Auditorium.

May 31, 2017

The three-product Trilogy Body Care line includes pure plant body oil, exfoliating body balm and botanical body wash.

May 30, 2017

LexisNexis Risk Solutions - Health Care vertical market lead, pharmacy, shares her take on the role prescription drug monitoring programs in helping pharmacists assess patients more holistically. 

May 30, 2017

With AmazonFresh Pickup, which allows Amazon Prime members to order groceries online and pick them up in as little as 15 minutes, has moved out of the pilot stages and is now available to a wider range of Amazon Prime customers.

May 30, 2017

The CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation expressed gratitude for the ties that have been forged with the Coutu family by naming a pavilion after them within the CHU Sainte-Justine's new Specialized Care Building.

May 30, 2017

CVS Health highlighted its efforts to help curb the opioid abuse epidemic, from offering prescription free naloxone to providing unused drug disposal kiosks and having its pharmacists teach students about the dangers of prescription drug abuse and misuse. 

May 30, 2017

Appearing before the House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies, Food and Drug administration commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb outlined plans to address pressing generics industry issues.