June 14, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the state of the weight management, sports nutrition and vitamin market, and products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

 

June 12, 2017

Most brands still have a long way to go to live up to the promise of personalized, 1-to-1 relationships with customers that the Internet was supposed to facilitate, according to Evan Neufeld, VP of intelligence at benchmarking firm L2.

June 12, 2017

What can retailers do to create a better proposition for the New General Market? Where are the opportunities? How can retailers and brands work together to cultivate New General Market consumers and foster their success? These were the key questions executives at the third annual New General Market Summit faced in a series of vendor panel discussions.

June 12, 2017

Lena Jouran joins Smith Drug from Walgreens, where she was finance director, pharmacy procurement, supply chain and Rx insights — a role in which the teams she led supported business units managing more than $4 billion of inventory.

June 9, 2017

Jeff Park was OptumRx’s COO from July 2015 to July 2016 following the company’s merger with Catamaran, where Park had been EVP operations since March 2014.

June 9, 2017

Industry leaders talk soulful brands, doing good and operating with purpose at the third annual New General Market Summit. In this special report, DSN highlights the big ideas and best practices that emerged from the event.

June 6, 2017

Though he has only been CEO of Perrigo since April 2016, John Hendrickson has been with Perrigo for more than two decades, having joined the company in 1993.

June 5, 2017

Industry veteran Bruce Kneeland started his visit to eight pharmacies throughout Alaska on June 3, and he will be visiting pharmacies until June 23. 

May 31, 2017

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

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

"The combined expertise [of the new executives] will continue to enable PQA to work collaboratively on meaningful measures that improve patient care," executive director says.

May 24, 2017

Bowen began his career with Jay C in 1971 as a produce department manager before taking a military leave of absence to serve in the U.S. Army from 1972 to 1976.

May 23, 2017

With two executives set to retire, Aveda, Bobbi Brown, Bumble and bumble and La Mer will see leadership changes. 

May 23, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance’s SVP communications and international affairs Yves Romestan will be departing the company, according to a report in PRWeek. Laura Vergani, who will become VP international and divisional communications — moving up from her most recent role as VP international communications —will take on many of his responsibilities, the report said. (PRWeek)

 

May 18, 2017

Allison Egnor of Winfield, W.Va.; Leland Fugett of Parkersburg, W.Va.; Cooper Wright of Nelsonville, Ohio; and Novaleigh Taylor of Buffalo, W.Va., were selected.

May 18, 2017

The company named Jeff Kinter the pharmacy manager at its only retail location, the Kelley-Ross Polyclinic, and named Anna Shields its new float pharmacist, both effective June 10. 

May 18, 2017

The award will be presented at the Chairman's Dinner during the Pharmacy, Health and Beauty EXPO 2017.

May 18, 2017

Coming from a diverse neighborhood gave her ‘street smarts,’ but Rite Aid’s head of pharmacy tells Drug Store News her most important leadership lessons came from two pillars of the Philadelphia community — her mom and dad.

May 17, 2017

According to the 2016 U.S. Census Survey of Business Owners, the number of firms owned by women grew 26.8 % in the previous 5 years tracked, from 7.8 million to 9.9 million businesses.

May 16, 2017
Kroger has named Calvin Kaufman as Sukanya Madlinger’s successor in the role of SVP retail divisions. It also named Ann Reed as Kaufman’s successor as president of its Louisville division. 
 
May 16, 2017

Devine first joined QS/1 parent company J M Smith in 1982 as a programmer. 

May 11, 2017

Jennifer Dawson, currently the senior director of quality for Human Longevity in San Diego and affiliate faculty at Regis University in Denver, has developed or revamped quality programs for many laboratories, including building multiple labs and lab quality programs and providing consulting services during her career.

May 11, 2017

Most recently, Adel Mekhail was the company’s VP and GM for the company’s Private brands Group, as well as VP Latin America for Edgewell Personal Care.

May 11, 2017

Dr. Robert Wah has been ranked in the Top 50 Most Influential Physician Executives by Modern Healthcare and Modern Physician magazine readers.