August 24, 2017

The 2017 DEI rated 110 businesses in the report, which evaluates disability inclusion-related policies and practices.

August 24, 2017

The researchers found that without the option of the nasal spray, total influenza vaccination rates in pediatric patients were 1.6% lower in 2016-17 than in 2015-16.

August 23, 2017

The partnership brings together a wide range of data and insight on health and beauty consumer behavior with IRI.

August 23, 2017

The company’s 14,000th store is located in Dauphin, Pa.

August 23, 2017

Dougherty’s Pharmacy is a retail pharmacy chain focused on successfully acquiring, managing and growing community-based pharmacies in the Southwest Region of the United States.

August 23, 2017

The Federal Trade Commission approved the deal Wednesday afternoon following the acquisition getting an OK from the shareholders of Whole Foods earlier in the day. 

August 23, 2017

According to CTA research, 1.5 million devices designed to amplify ambient sounds are expected to be sold in the U.S. this year.

August 23, 2017

Minsok Pak replaces Casey Carl as EVP, chief strategy and innovation office following Carl’s departure in May. 

August 23, 2017

In a partnership that takes direct aim at the online giant and its Alexa voice-controlled device, Walmart is teaming up with Google to offer hundreds of thousands of items available for voice shopping via Google Assistant. 

August 22, 2017

In its first year, the program has resulted in the collection and disposal of 72 tons of unwanted medication.

August 22, 2017

New consumers are entering the market who are willing to pay a premium to get what they want — when they want it.

August 22, 2017

Skin care and hair care company Sundial Brands made its debut on Black Enterprise Magazine’s BE 100s List as the tenth largest black-owned business in America.

August 22, 2017

The average household spends $3,400 on packaged goods, but the average grocery banner only captures as much as 20% of that, according to IRI.

August 21, 2017

The partnership will allow the integration and interpretation of consumer health data collected from higi stations in real time.

August 21, 2017

The company has reached a settlement of patent litigation with AstraZeneca, allowing for its store brand capsules to launch at the end of next month.

August 21, 2017

The two companies will work to expand access to community-based diabetes prevention programs at retail pharmacies and grocery stores nationwide.

August 18, 2017
One of the biggest marketing opportunities for brands and retailers is reaching out to caregivers. Whether it is assisting in grooming rituals or housekeeping, finding products to help those who can’t do for themselves is a trend popping up on the radar.
August 18, 2017
Americans are spending more than $60 billion on beauty annually. To survive as a meaningful competitor in this evolving beauty arena, drug stores must start to burnish their image.
August 18, 2017
No matter where you stand with regard to Obamacare or the American Health Care Act that Congress is debating even now, one factor is certain: The cost of health care — and the consumer’s share of that cost — is only going to grow.
August 18, 2017

This is the second year of One Shot, One Meal. Last year, Kroger donated 330 million meals.

August 18, 2017

Since Meijer began its Simply Give program in 2008, nearly $32 million – or 352 million meals – has been donated to help neighborhood food pantries keep their shelves stocked throughout the year.

August 18, 2017
Sixty-eight percent (68%) of shoppers will make their back-to-school purchases in-store vs. 32% who would prefer to shop only online, according to the “2017 Back-to-School Sales Report,” from ChargeItSpot.
 
August 18, 2017

With September set to mark National Family Meals Month, David Orgel offers a sneak peek at two retailers’ efforts around promoting family meals in this month’s installment of Supermarket Wellness Watch.

August 18, 2017

In a first for the 101-year-old grocer, Wegmans said it will open a two-level store, at Natick Mall, Natick, Mass., with direct access to the shopping center.