April 25, 2015

Anda again hosted a stellar two-day event on the eve of NACDS Annual Meeting, featuring several notable sports celebrities, along with an industry overview from IMS Health’s Doug Long.

April 25, 2015

Strategic Exchange Appointments got into full swing on Saturday at the Cabanas during the 2015 NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 25, 2015

The New General Market Leadership platform — a Drug Store News and Mack Elevation Forum co-produced industry platform — kicked off before NACDS Annual Meeting with a special reception highlighting guest speaker Michael Yormark, president of Jay Z’s Roc Nation.

April 24, 2015

Carma Laboratories, the manufacturer of Carmex lip balm products, has appointed Keith Edgett as VP of research and development.

April 24, 2015

Weis Markets has promoted Brent Mertes to regional VP where he will oversee the day-to-day operations of 51 stores.

April 22, 2015

Walgreens forever changed its corporate trajectory with the execution of its “step 2” merger and acquisition of Boots Alliance, creating a truly international retail pharmacy operator with the restructured and rebranded Walgreens Boots Alliance.

April 21, 2015

The Grocery Manufacturers Association will award the GMA Hall of Achievement Award to three industry leaders this fall, including former Walgreens president and CEO Greg Wasson. 

April 21, 2015

West coast grocer Haggen will grow its pharmacy business from 17 pharmacies to 106 pharmacies. 

April 21, 2015

Market Performance Group, a consulting and sales management services company, on Tuesday announced a change to its leadership structure as well as two additions to its advisory board to help better serve the company’s clients. 

April 21, 2015

The National Minority Quality Forum on Tuesday honored PhRMA's John Castellani, for helping to increase diversity in clinical trials. 

April 20, 2015

Coty has announced the appointment of Elio Leoni Sceti as CEO, effective July 1.

April 20, 2015

Veteran business-development executive Alan Butcher on Monday joined Purdue Pharma. 

April 20, 2015

Rite Aid named Steve Rempel to SVP and chief information officer. 

April 17, 2015

Diplomat Pharmacy on Thursday named a long-time data security veteran to the chief information security officer post. 

April 16, 2015

NBTY is shaking things up with the appointment of four senior executives to its management team. 

April 16, 2015

The Little Clinic has announced the appointment of Marc Watkins as VP and corporate medical director, reporting directly to Kenneth Patric, chief medical officer.

April 15, 2015

KT Health, parent company to KT Tape and a producer of kinesiology tape and related sports medicine products in the retail market, has named Greg Venner president and CEO.

April 15, 2015

P&G’s Swiffer brand is partnering with actor Anthony Anderson from the television show “Black-ish” to help clear up the misconception that dad’s don’t get involved doing chores around the house. 

April 14, 2015

Coty has hired former Reckitt Benckiser executive Camillo Pane to serve as EVP, category development.

April 14, 2015

Publix on Tuesday named former Ernst & Young partner to the board. 

April 14, 2015

Weis Markets on Monday promoted two category managers. 

April 13, 2015

PDX promoted Todd Crosslin to chief information officer. 

 

April 10, 2015

AB Acquisition LLC — parent company of Albertson's LLC, New Albertson's Inc. and Safeway (collectively Albertsons) — announced on Friday that Bob Miller, the company's current executive chairman, will assume the additional role of CEO, effective immediately.

April 10, 2015

Giant Eagle CEO on Wednesday addressed the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance on community building.