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...

August 3, 2010

Private-label purchases and loyalty likely will continue, according to a study conducted on behalf of...

July 22, 2010

The evidence keeps piling up....

July 6, 2010

Even as Walmart has been course-correcting its merchandising and marketing strategies with the de-emphasis of...

June 17, 2010

New research released by Nielsen suggesting that retailers must be cautious when trimming SKUs as...

April 18, 2010

Drug Store News realized a long time ago that the retail pharmacy business is a whole lot bigger than just the pure-play drug channel. It’s food, drug, mass and independents, public companies and private companies alike. It’s anywhere in America there is a pharmacy counter operating in a retail environment. That is the way that DSN defines retail pharmacy in 2010. In the pages that follow, DSN’s editors profile the Top 50 pharmacy retailers in America, measuring all of these very different companies by the one metric that matters — pharmacy sales — and the relative commitment of senior management to pharmacy, health and wellness. DSN is the only publication that measures the industry this way.

March 18, 2010

“Systemic underfunding” at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of Viral Hepatitis puts...

February 25, 2010

For the second year in a row, Raleigh, N.C.-based Kerr Drug has earned high marks...