September 11, 2015

A new study by healthcare provider Kaiser Permanente’s research division published in the Journal of the American Informatics Association is highlighting the positive effects online prescription refills have on adherence.

September 11, 2015

Using Xerox’s prescription clinical authorization tool, pharmacists can investigate whether a patient recently received an opioid prescription and will receive a notice to acquire prior authorization before dispensing it. 

September 10, 2015

Specialty coffee maker Keurig Green Mountain on Thursday announced that Campbell’s Fresh-Brewed Soup is available for purchase on Keurig.com.

September 10, 2015

In addition to Ahold USA, Nick Bertram has served in operations roles for Jewel-Osco, Supervalu and Walmart. 

September 10, 2015

There is concern that industry consolidation in the healthcare sector may hamper patient access and the ability of community pharmacists to provide care. 

September 10, 2015

The acquisition of Diplomat's compounding pharmacy assets by Restore Health enables Diplomat to continue their singular focus on specialty pharmacy, the companies stated. 

September 10, 2015

Express Scripts on Thursday announced the retirement of George Paz as CEO, effective after the company's annual stockholders meeting in May 2016. Company President Tim Wentworth will succeed Paz.

September 10, 2015

However, patients in the 10-17 years age group also showed the greatest improvement in appropriate prescription drug use compared to all other age groups over a four-year period.

September 10, 2015

In case its recent partnerships with CVS Health and Teva Pharmaceuticals weren’t enough evidence of IBM Watson’s growing interest in health care, the company announced today it would expanding its Watson Health Cloud offerings.

September 10, 2015

Kroger’s CEO said that the appointments were part of a new organizational structure that emphasizes depth of leadership at the company.

September 10, 2015

NBTY's president NBTY International will be responsible for the creation of targeted growth strategies for brands such as Solgar, Nature's Bounty and MET-Rx. 

September 10, 2015

A new report from the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America is highlighting the large volume of cancer medicines and vaccines that are currently being developed, as well as the impact innovations have had on cancer death rates. 

September 10, 2015

Prilosec OTC will donate $125,000 to Taste of the NFL on Feb. 6, 2016, the company stated.

September 10, 2015

Purdue Pharma this week announced that it had VM902A, acquired an allosteric selective tropmyosin receptor kinase A (TrkA) inhibitor, from VM Pharma.

September 10, 2015

As part of the partnership, the two companies will create a joint research team that will use big data and machine learning technology to develop therapeutic solutions and disease models.

September 10, 2015

In a podcast interview, Walgreens VP digital health said that he envisions pharmacists pairing with local providers to provide a more comprehensive model of healthcare. 

September 10, 2015

Celebrity-branded perfumery Xyrena on Thursday introduced a new fragrance from basketball player Dalton Maldonado — the first signature scent from an openly gay athlete.

September 9, 2015

epsiCo's Doritos brand on Wednesday announced the 10th and final Crash the Super Bowl contest, which invites consumers to create a 30-second TV advertisement for the brand. 

September 9, 2015

Early and optimistic are two words that sum up retailers’ attitudes toward the 2015 holiday season, according to new retailer survey conducted by ChannelAdvisor.

September 9, 2015

Youth and young adult cigarette use has reached historic lows, which is a major victory, but tobacco remains the leading preventable cause of death in the U.S.

September 9, 2015

The award was given at the HDA’s annual conference in San Antonio, Texas for its contributions to educating and supporting Latinos through community efforts and advocacy.

September 9, 2015

Tuesday night marked the first night of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” which saw Colbert take over for longtime "Late Show” host David Letterman. 

September 9, 2015

E-hydrate makes natural products such as its Protein On-the-Go Ready to Mix pouches, to which consumers add water and then drink directly from the pouch. 

September 9, 2015

The Belmar ASP Pro Surf event sponsorship will support the ShopRite and national distribution of the Bikini Ready Lifestyle brand products.