June 14, 2012

There is still time to register for McKesson ideaShare 2012 Conference, which is slated for June 24 to 28, at Las Vegas’ Venetian Resort Hotel. McKesson, the nation’s largest healthcare services company, expects thousands of independent pharmacy owners from across the nation will convene at ideaShare.

March 12, 2012

One of pharmacy's top awards is getting some support from a German drug maker. Boehringer Ingelheim announced that it became a premier supporter of the American Pharmacists Association's Bowl of Hygeia Award.

December 2, 2011

Walgreens' chief information officer Tim Theriault has been named to Computerworld's "Premier 100 IT Leaders for 2012," a list that annually recognizes individuals who have made significant impacts on their organization through technology excellence and leadership, the drug retailer announced Friday.

September 15, 2011

Insight Pharmaceuticals recently acquired the Monistat North American brand portfolio from McNeil and is establishing itself as the premier distributor of women's health over-the-counter products.

August 31, 2011

Just a few months after Novo Nordisk announced it would serve as the national premier sponsor for the American Diabetes Association's annual Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes event in 2011 and 2012, the ADA is encouraging Americans to participate in this year's annual fundraising walk.

June 15, 2011

Novo Nordisk will serve as the national premier sponsor for the American Diabetes Association's annual fundraising walk in 2011 and 2012, the ADA announced.

May 2, 2011

MusclePharm's MuscleGel product this summer will receive premier placement in GNC stores, MusclePharm announced.

April 25, 2011

A weak job market and enduring housing challenges in Florida weren’t enough to derail the onward march of Publix last year as the state’s leading supermarket chain expanded its total store count, grew same-store sales and ended the year with record results. 


March 29, 2011

For many patients, the inability to pay for drugs is enough of a problem, but what if the drugs they need aren’t available at all?

February 1, 2011

SALT LAKE CITY — “Biggest Loser” trainer Jillian Michaels continues to dominate flab on the small screen and at the diet shelf, too. Last month’s NBC mid-season premier captured 9 million viewers, up 14% from its previous season end, according to published reports. And Jillian Michaels diet aids garnered $20.8 million, up 273.7%, for the 52 weeks ended Dec. 26, 2010, according to SymphonyIRI Group data across food, drug and mass (excluding Walmart).


January 5, 2011

Americans still are spending on their pets. The American Pet Products Association projected that consumers spent $47.7 billion on their furry friends in 2010, an increase of 4.9% over 2009.


Sales of pet beds, leashes and inexpensive toys still were strong sellers. Treat-dispensing toys, such as Premier Pet Products’ Busy Buddy, are must-have items. When priced right, they generate strong impulse purchases.


December 2, 2010

Procter & Gamble's Swiffer brand is helping dogs and cats find a loving home this holiday season.

November 22, 2010

A global beauty company will expand with its acquisition of a premier skin care and cosmetics company ...

October 18, 2010

Intelligent Global Pooling Systems has developed a pallet rental service providing 100% recyclable all-plastic pallets...

October 10, 2010

If the retail industry’s premier pharmacy gathering gave any clear signal about the state of...

October 6, 2010

Underscoring its determination to be the nation’s premier source of flu immunization services, Walgreens on...

September 22, 2010

When Winner Medical Group CEO Li Jianquan rang the opening bell at Nasdaq MarketSite this...

August 12, 2010

The Global Market Development Center on Friday partnered with Recall InfoLink to offer product recall...

August 8, 2010

Walgreens has inked a deal with Document Security Systems, a developer and manufacturer of security...

August 1, 2010

Duane Reade has opened another walk-in medical center, this time in its flagship Union Square...

February 18, 2010

Is the merger agreement between Walgreens and Duane Reade another sign of rampant chain drug...

May 14, 2009

It isn’t often that one of America’s premier retail companies finds itself the subject of...