August 28, 2015

Head & Shoulders, the official shampoo of the NFL, announced on Friday that New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is the company’s newest hair ambassador.

August 26, 2015

Darren Townzen, Walmart’s director of health-and-wellness systems, and Sam’s Club’s John Luebker, senior director H&W wellness contracting and pricing, are the recipients of this year’s IMS Health Bernie Greenberg Pharmacy Partnership Award. 

August 24, 2015

The National Association of Chain Drugs Stores celebrated Albertsons/Safeway and Kinney Drugs for the companies’ political advocacy and grassroots activities at NACDS Total Store Expo, Friday evening at the NACDS Political Involvement reception.

August 24, 2015

Upsher-Smith Laboratories announced that one of its executives would be taking over the job of president. 

August 23, 2015

See photos from Costco and Drug Store News’ networking reception in honor of Michael Mastromonica’s retirement from his position as Costco’s AVP pharmacy in Denver for NACDS Total Store Expo. 

August 22, 2015

An executive familiar with the kind of deep data dives that provide actionable insights for OTC companies joins CPR. 

August 20, 2015

DSN recently sat down with KPMG's Larry Kocot — who now heads up KPMG’s Center for Healthcare Regulatory Insight — to discuss the future of payment system reforms.

August 20, 2015

Original online fitness challenge series incentivizes, rewards community pharmacists for setting good health and wellness examples for patients.

August 20, 2015

AmerisoureBergen’s Good Neighbor Pharmacy network network announced Thursday that it awarded a total of $12,500 in college scholarships to seven high school seniors aspiring to enter the healthcare industry.

August 20, 2015

TruTag Technologies is looking to impact the food and drug industry with its edible security platform. “TruTags,” the company's microtags, can help to authenticate products without packaging or labels. DSN recently spoke with Kent Mansfield, president of TruTag Technologies.

August 19, 2015

Drug Store News has learned that Shannon Curtin, Walgreens group VP and general merchandise manager for beauty and personal care, will leave the company, effective Sept. 1.

August 19, 2015

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has vetoed a bill that would grant doctors the final say on which prescription drugs to prescribe for their patients in Medicaid's managed care programs, the Associated Press reports.

August 19, 2015

CNS founder Dan Cohen will be looking to replicate his success in bringing Breathe Right to market. 

August 18, 2015

Soutus has more than 25 years of public affairs and communications experience and was most recently SVP public affairs and communications for Coca-Cola in North America. 

August 18, 2015
The keynote speaker for The Workshop: CRN’s Day of Science is perhaps best known to the dietary supplement industry for his clinical trial research on the multivitamin and chronic disease.
August 17, 2015

Former Walgreens president and CEO Greg Wasson and Flowers Foods Chairman George Deese received the 2015 Hall of Achievement award from the Grocery Manufacturers Association during its  annual Leadership Forum. 

August 17, 2015

Target's new trio of executives representing the company to Wall Street will present second-quarter results to analysts on Wednesday. 

August 14, 2015

Music superstar Rihanna is expanding her line of perfumes. The singer announced the launch of her newest scent, RiRi by Rihanna, on Friday.

August 14, 2015

Coca-Cola announced Friday that it had appointed James Quincey president and COO, where he will oversee the company’s worldwide marketing unit and report to CEO and Chairman Muhtar Kent.

August 14, 2015

Wichita State University biomedical engineering students have invented a remote health monitoring system called Mobile HealthLink, which allows physicians to check on patients with a programmable smartwatch.

August 14, 2015

Jose Barra was one of three merchandising deputies reporting directly to Kathee Tesija, former Target EVP chief merchandising and supply chain officer, who departed in June.

August 14, 2015

New Target board members will contribute expertise in reinvention of food offering, in particular, CEO says. 

August 12, 2015

Kathleen Wolff served most recently with the Specialty Pharma Education Center and held previous positions with the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy and the Generic Pharmaceutical Association.

August 11, 2015

Todd Hutsko is departing GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare for Fleet Laboratories, where he will be VP sales.