April 18, 2016

Walgreens has signed an agreement with SSM Health to allow SSM Health to own and operate 27 retail health clinics within Walgreens stores across the St. Louis region, the companies announced Monday.

April 17, 2016

Gearing up for NACDS Annual Meeting, Drug Store News caught up with GSK Consumer Healthcare's Brian McNamara, head of Europe and the Americas, and Dennis Curran, chief customer officer, to get their thoughts on what’s happening in the self-care space.

April 16, 2016

Meeting for the ninth consecutive year, Anda held a two-day event leading into NACDS Annual Meeting that featured meet-and-greets with three retired Miami Dolphins stars — linebacker Jason Taylor, quarterback Bob Griese and tight end Joe Rose — and New York Yankees slugger Reggie Jackson.

April 15, 2016

Retailers and technology vendors convened at the fifth annual Health, Wellness and Technology Roundtable to discuss what they see in the current technology today, what they expect in 2016 and some of the unmet technology needs.

April 15, 2016

Drug Store News will be reporting live from NACDS Annual Meeting in Palm Beach, Fla. Check out the latest news from the show!

April 15, 2016

A new bill looks to push the FDA into rewriting a guidance on generic drug and biosimilar naming by withholding funding unless it meets Congress’ requests. 

April 14, 2016
The app is available through the iTunes App Store for iOS devices and the Google Play store for Android devices. 
April 14, 2016

The partnership makes Benzer the Visiting Angels of Southeast Florida's exclusive pharmacy, with clients receiving complimentary Remind-a-Cap, which reminds patients when to take their next medication dose.

April 14, 2016

DSN examines chain pharmacy, including in-depth coverage of specialty pharmacy, orphan drugs and biosimilars, in this multi-page report.

 

April 14, 2016

In 2015, the OGD granted 580 approvals and 146 tentative approvals, including 99 in December alone – the largest number of drug approvals given out in a single month. 

April 14, 2016

As manufacturers grow their businesses, opportunities to expand trade promotion programs will arise.

April 14, 2016

Global Market Development Center has launched a technology-focused resource portal in partnership with the Center for Advancing Retail & Technology (CART). 

April 14, 2016

In 2015, spending on new brands hit $24.2 billion, marking the second consecutive year of record new brand spending growth, with protected brand spending hitting $28.3 billion.

April 14, 2016

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is lending its support to bipartisan federal legislation seeking better care for Medicare patients with chronic conditions.

April 14, 2016

Online resources are now available to help retailers and suppliers get the most out of the 2016 National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Total Store Expo in Boston in August.

April 14, 2016

A record 56 drugs were approved by the FDA last year, a number that topped the previously held record of 53 approvals from 1996, according to a new analysis by Express Scripts.

April 14, 2016

The PDX EPS Patient Notification service automates will-call bin management data that is processed and delivered to patients through MarkeTouch Media’s outbound notification and mobile solutions. 

April 14, 2016

U.S. prescription drug spending has been growing, following a period of relatively slow spending growth that ended when drug spend grew 12.6% in 2014. Since then, growth in spending has accelerated — and will continue to increase.

April 14, 2016

The integration between Immslink and CareRx gives pharmacists the ease of reporting to the appropriate state immunization information system within their workflow.

April 14, 2016

Data from RxWiki’s Digital Pharmacist platform is pointing to a rise in the number of electronic refill requests from patients. 

April 13, 2016

Biologic medications — nine of which were among the Food and Drug Administration’s approvals in 2015 — constitute a big portion of the specialty market.

April 13, 2016

After 13 years with the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, Ted Peterson recently retired as VP of CHPA to start a new company. DSN asked some of his colleagues and counterparts about the impact he has had on the business.

April 13, 2016

The legislation, advocated by both retail pharmacy and the pharma industry, would advance collaboration among health and enforcement authorities to achieve drug abuse solutions that maintain patients’ legitimate access to medications.

April 13, 2016

IRI recently began tracking sales of TENS devices as part of its first-aid accessories grouping.