August 1, 2014

Dollar Tree and Family Dollar last week announced an $8.5 billion merger that, when completed, will create the largest dollar store operator in the United States.

July 31, 2014

Independent community pharmacists, industry insiders and exhibitors on Thursday kicked off the first day of ThoughtSpot 2014, AmerisourceBergen and Good Neighbor Pharmacy’s annual tradeshow.

July 31, 2014

CVS/pharmacy is the first pharmacy in the nation to earn the new Community Pharmacy accreditation from URAC.

July 31, 2014

Dollar General, in partnership with Coupons.com, on Thursday completed the successful rollout of its new DG Digital Coupons program to its more than 11,300 stores across the 40 states the retailer serves.

July 31, 2014

Teva Pharmaceuticals on Thursday announced results for second-quarter 2014, which included revenues of $5 billion, an increase of 2% compared with the same period last year.

July 31, 2014

Maintaining its tradition of supporting HIV/AIDS charities, New York-based beauty retailer Kiehl's Since 1851 has announced its continued partnership with amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research, and the fifth annual Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR.

July 31, 2014

McKesson on Thursday reported revenues of $44.1 billion for the first quarter ended June 30, up 37%. 

July 31, 2014

Procter & Gamble on Thursday launched a new line of wellness products called Meta, from the makers of Metamucil, in partnership with Michael Strahan, co-host of "Live with Kelly and Michael," FOX NFL Sunday analyst, "Good Morning America" special co-host and 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee. 

July 31, 2014

PepsiCo and the Nature Conservancy will unite to help increase recycling and protect drinking water in a new five-year partnership called "Recycle for Nature."

July 31, 2014

Scotch announced the release of the Instant Power Drain Snake Hair Clog Remover Tool, a chemical-free alternative to unclog drains.

July 31, 2014

Crossmark announced the appointment of Steve Valentino as VP of the company's drug division.

July 31, 2014

Stonyfield, an organic yogurt maker, announced the introduction of Petite Creme, a new innovation that deviates from the company's typical fare.

July 31, 2014

Retail and consumer products veteran Brian Cornell was named chairman and CEO at Target to fill 2-of-the-3 roles previously held by the company’s former top executive, Gregg Steinhafel.

July 30, 2014

Johnson & Johnson’s baby brand is looking to reach millennial moms via a massive social media effort that will comprise 40 different videos, according to Ad Age.

July 30, 2014

The American Pharmacists Association has announced the election of Jean-Venable “Kelly” Goode of Richmond, Va., as 2015-16 APhA president-elect.

July 30, 2014

A new study published in the July issue of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research found no increased risk of coronary heart disease or all-cause mortality in post-menopausal women supplementing with calcium and vitamin D.

July 30, 2014

As expected, former Procter & Gamble head Robert McDonald has been confirmed to serve as Veterans Affairs secretary.

July 30, 2014

Helios Corp. on Wednesday announced the introduction of a botanical supplement for the relief of menopause symptoms, EstroG-100, which is found in Advanced Menopause Relief from CVS, Menopause Relief from Walgreens, Best EstroG-100 from Doctor's Best, Herbal Pause from NOW Foods and EstroG-100 from Swanson Nutrition.

July 30, 2014

Since the Affordable Care Act was signed in 2010, more than 8 million older and disabled Americans with Medicare benefits have saved $11.5 billion on prescription drugs.

July 30, 2014

IRI on Wednesday reported that 15% of consumers will be increasing usage of natural and organic products.

July 30, 2014

Matador Beef Jerky, a snack brand produced by Jack Link's Beef Jerky, has added Chili Lime variety to its line of products.

July 30, 2014

McKesson announced on Wednesday a three-year extension of its existing distribution agreement with CVS Caremark through June 2019.

July 30, 2014

McKesson on Wednesday announced preliminary voting results from its annual meeting of stockholders, held earlier today in Redwood City, Calif.

July 30, 2014

Mediterra, a company that fields nutrition bars inspired by the Mediterranean Diet, today named Acosta Sales & Marketing as its U.S. sales agency.