January 13, 2011

Dr Pepper is giving country music fans the opportunity to attend the 46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas this spring, thanks to music group Lady Antebellum.

January 12, 2011

Nationwide rates of asthma have been on the rise in recent years, though they’ve risen at a slow pace, according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

January 10, 2011

CalmSea on Sunday announced the release of its new social commerce optimization solution, which leverages CalmSea’s predictive commerce platform with Facebook APIs to provide retailers the ability to engage, grow and monetize their Facebook fan base.

January 4, 2011

Paris Presents, the maker of the EcoTools cosmetic and bath accessories line, has secured an investment from private equity firm Mason Wells.

December 14, 2010

Matrixx Initiatives on Tuesday announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by affiliates of private equity firm H.I.G. Capital.

December 7, 2010

AUSTIN, Texas — An overwhelming majority of respondents to a recent poll want to choose which companies and government agencies can view and use their health information.


December 7, 2010


NEW YORK — Walgreens. Costco. CVS Caremark. Rite Aid. H-E-B. Wegmans. Kerr Drug. The list goes on. In all, it was a veritable who’s who of retailing as Drug Store News’ annual Industry 
Issues Summit, which also included a Specialty Pharmacy Roundtable and Diabetes Roundtable, attracted more than 200 attendees — a new attendance record — and featured the most diverse retail panelists to date.


December 7, 2010

Switching to private-label brands could help consumers save one-third of their typical spend on products, a new study conducted by the Private Label Manufacturers of America found.

November 24, 2010

This is part of the future of health care that Walgreens envisioned when it first began to make a major commitment to specialty pharmacy — it knew it could save payers and patients a whole lot of money.

November 14, 2010

Poor medication adherence is one of the nation’s “most persistent” healthcare problems, costing the U.S....

November 10, 2010

Health Enterprises will host Olympic gold medalist Megan Jendrick at its booth Nov. 15 at...

October 21, 2010

Seven months after President Obama signed the massive health-reform bill into law, Americans remain deeply...

October 19, 2010

Katz Group Canada’s flagship Rexall drug store chain has unveiled a new retail format aimed...

September 26, 2010

As I write this column, it’s the final Super Tuesday primaries in eight states, including...

September 20, 2010

Procter & Gamble's Children's Safe Drinking Water program announced its second initiative to provide clean...

September 9, 2010

Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy isn’t the only one to earn a spot on Inc. magazine’s list...

September 8, 2010

Inc. magazine has ranked Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy as one of the fastest-growing private companies in...

August 29, 2010

Retail pharmacy is going through a “historic paradigm change” as pharmacists and pharmacy leaders expand...

August 24, 2010

Continental Fragrances, whose hair care brands include Salon Grafix, Giga.Hold and High Beams, has announced...

August 24, 2010

Inc. magazine has ranked a Pacific Northwest pharmacy software company on its list of the...

August 23, 2010

Greenwood Group and NCL & Associates on Tuesday announced a strategic alliance designed to offer...

August 23, 2010

The private investment firm that owns Marsh Supermarkets will retain ownership of the Indianapolis-based chain,...

August 19, 2010

For more than a decade, retail pharmacy advocates have worked to convince every stakeholder in...

August 5, 2010

A group that promotes education and awareness around diabetes is calling on the government and...