April 1, 2010

The uptick in prescription drug sales growth may or may not be yet another indicator...

March 30, 2010

Massachusetts is the only state that does not allow the use of coupons to purchase...

March 23, 2010

A group catering to the nation's community pharmacists sent a letter to a senatorial committee...

March 21, 2010

Three Florida residents were indicted last week on charges related to drug diversion, according to...

March 2, 2010

Users of a multimedia network for people with diabetes showed an increase in their use...

March 1, 2010

E-prescription adoption and use in the United States has skyrocketed over the past two years,...

January 31, 2010

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association on Saturday announced a legislative line for consumers to call...

January 28, 2010

In a letter to Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-Mass., the National Community Pharmacists Association’s chief executive...

January 13, 2010

Two independent community pharmacy advocates are urging Congress to consider more practical alternatives to legislation...

January 11, 2010

China can't be said to have retail pharmacies in the American sense because, under current...

January 5, 2010

The state of Minnesota is joining 33 other states to track prescription drug abuse through...

November 8, 2009

The ultimate impact in allowing local municipalities to regulate what’s prescription and what isn’t, will...

September 10, 2009

A murky and long-unresolved dispute over the prices pharmaceutical wholesalers pay for the drugs they...

August 30, 2009

Over-the-counter medicines save healthcare dollars. It’s certainly a value that consumers are taking advantage of...

August 20, 2009

Walmart isn’t letting the lack of a physical presence in select Midwestern and Northeastern markets...

July 26, 2009

There are a couple of items of note with Ross’ announcement. First is the value...

July 19, 2009

First, the research only underscored what’s happening in America today — more and more Americans...

July 5, 2009

This battle was supposed to be over by now....

April 16, 2009

A report by AARP indicated that prices for branded drugs have increased at a rate...

April 16, 2009

The fact that Congress stepped up to designate the week of April 13 as “Protect...

April 9, 2009

A 2.4% growth rate across nonprescription medicines certainly speaks volumes to the value of self-care,...

October 14, 2008

The pharmacy at Wal-Mart is in for some major changes in the coming years as the retailer looks to upgrade its prescription drug departments in keeping with a broader strategy to make the customer experience at its stores fast, clean and friendly.

March 23, 2008

Even Walgreens, the crown jewel of chain drug store retailing, is struggling with a scary economic outlook, an anemic flu season, margin pressures in generic prescription drugs and high labor costs. Those forces have whipsawed pharmacy retailers in recent months, and Walgreens, it turns out, is no exception.

September 24, 2007

With the release of its 2007 Chain Pharmacy Industry Profile, the National Association of Chain...