March 3, 2017

Seven new supercenters will be constructed, while 22 more locations will be remodeled. 

March 3, 2017

The bill will create more accountability for how federal health programs deliver prescription drug services, NCPA noted.

March 3, 2017

Hello sensitivity relief fluoride toothpaste with coconut oil is formulated with aloe vera, coconut oil and other naturally friendly ingredients, is meant to relieve sensitivity pain and gently whiten teeth, the company said.

March 3, 2017

Walgreens’ latest CIO — who joined the company in 2009 — has previously held posts at Orbitz and Intuit, as well as the Department of Defense.

March 2, 2017

By adopting an online platform from RangeMe, buyers will gain an efficient way to discover innovative new products and manage the inbound product submission process. 

March 2, 2017

The brand is rolling out its cream soda variety on March 6 alongside a series of TV spots, and it will kick off the limited release of its hard sweet tea on March 27 in certain markets. 

March 2, 2017

MigraineX addresses one of the leading triggers of migraine headaches —weather barometric change.

March 2, 2017

Goldstar individual and business members will pay $60 per year, a $5 rise, while Executive members will pay $120 per year compared to $110, effective June 1.

March 2, 2017

Roberts, who currently serves as president of CVS Caremark, will work in his new role to deliver differentiated products and services to help people on their path to better health, the company said. 

March 2, 2017

Epic will help integrate and improve clinical processes for CVS Specialty, including Accordant, which provides care management program services for patients with rare, chronic diseases.

March 2, 2017

The discounter’s solid quarterly performance — which included a 5% sales increase from the year-ago period — capped a year in which it opened 584 new stores and exceeded $20 billion in sales. 

March 2, 2017
The company’s net earning for Q4 totaled $544.5 million, up 4.5% from the $521.1 million it earned in Q4 2015 — partially due to an extra week in 2016's fourth quarter.
 
March 2, 2017

Odactra, manufactured for Merck, Sharp & Dohme, a subsidiary of Merck, by Catalent Pharma, provides patients an alternative treatment to allergy shots to help address their symptoms.

March 2, 2017

Underlying operating margins improved, driven by the “Easy, Fresh and Affordable” strategic initiative and synergies, the company said. 

March 2, 2017

Memphis-based company is seeing continued improvement in its retail and specialty pharmacy divisions. 

March 2, 2017

For the week ended Feb. 25, initial jobless claims were just 233,000, a decrease of 19,000 from the previous week’s revised level. 

March 2, 2017

Looking to 2017, Kroger anticipates identical supermarket sales, excluding fuel, to range from flat to 1% growth.

March 2, 2017

The new company is named Change Healthcare and combines substantially all of CHC’s business and the majority of McKesson Technology Solutions.

March 2, 2017

According to the latest CHPA survey, more consumers agree it is “important not to exceed the dosing directions on the label” of pain relievers (increased to 96% in 2016 from 90% in 2010).

March 2, 2017

The company introduced 1893 in 2016 with its Original Cola and Ginger Cola flavors, inspired by the original recipes created by Pepsi founder Caleb Bradham in 1893 — a blend of kola nut extract, real sugar and sparkling water.

March 2, 2017

In the weeks leading up to the Consumer Health Products Annual Executive Conference, Drug Store News assembled a virtual panel of leading consumer healthcare executives. Find out why top OTC marketers are so bullish on the business in 2017 and beyond.

March 2, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration in December committed to creating a category of over-the-counter hearing aids that could deliver new, innovative and lower-cost products to millions of consumers.

March 2, 2017

During the 2012-2013 season, people who got a high-dose vaccine were 36% less likely to die in the 30 days following hospitalization or an emergency department visit due to the flu.

March 1, 2017

Radiant toothpaste by Colgate Optic White contains a new premium formula to go beyond the surface to whiten teeth inside and out, the company said.