November 20, 2015

Walmart on Friday named George Riedl as SVP, president Walmart Health and Wellness, reporting to Michelle Gloeckler, Walmart EVP consumables and health and wellness.

November 19, 2015

Anuj Dhanda has most recently served as chief information officer and SVP digital commerce for Giant Eagle.

November 19, 2015

“We pride ourselves on embracing and celebrating the rich diversity of our colleagues, customers and suppliers,” Lisa Bisaccia, EVP and chief human resources officer for CVS Health, said.

November 19, 2015

AccessHealth has developed an extensive guide that outlines the 2016 Medicare reimbursement, direct and indirect remuneration details.

November 19, 2015

As sparkling water gains a foothold in the beverage category, Coca-Cola has decided to dip its toes in, as MarketWatch reports that the drink maker plans to sell a carbonated version of its Smartwater. The company plans to start small, offering the water in New York City restaurants, hotels and stores in November with a wider distribution in 2016, according to the report (MarketWatch)

November 19, 2015

Marianne Wilson, editor in chief of Drug Store News’ sister publication, Chain Store Age, has outlined her 10 favorite stores that have opened in New York in 2015. Today we’re sharing her picks with our readers. 

November 19, 2015

The healthcare logistics industry has seen significant improvements in product security and regulatory compliance across the supply chain. 

November 18, 2015

Steven Collis has served as president and CEO of AmerisourceBergen since July 2011 and a director since May 2011.

November 18, 2015

Target chairman and CEO Brian Cornell says his marketing and merchandising changes at Target are paying off as the retailer reported better than expected traffic and sales in the third quarter.

November 18, 2015

Among CVS/caremark members with such common chronic conditions as hypertension, 10% more members improved their medication adherence after enrolling online than those who didn’t. 

November 18, 2015

Supermarkets Aldi and Hy-Vee also made the top 10 list of companies to which consumers are most loyal. 

November 18, 2015

Compared to older consumers, 51% of millennials said they’ve made financial cutbacks in the last six months, compared to 37% of shoppers 55 and older, which will have an impact on the way they spend for their holiday celebrations.

November 18, 2015

AxelaCare enhances OptumRx’s ability to deliver care to the growing number of consumers managing complex conditions through at-home infusions.

November 18, 2015

Ad Age is reporting that a equipment maker Anthony International is teaming with digital sign company Real Digital media on a translucent iDoor, which allows static or video ads to display on refrigerator doors while allowing customers to see the products. “The first thing is the wow factor,” a 7-Eleven franchisee in Los Angeles said. “When people walk into the store, they haven't seen anything like it.” (Ad Age)

November 17, 2015

Tagrisso is an EGFR-tyrosine kinase inhibitor, a targeted cancer therapy, designed to inhibit both the activating, sensitizing mutations, and T790M, the genetic mutation responsible for EGFR-TKI treatment resistance in up to approximately two-thirds of cases of EGFRm advanced NSCLC. 

November 17, 2015
The 2015 Retail Health Innovation Challenge called on students to offer a two-minute pitch to a panel of judges, which included representatives from CVS Health, Johnson & Johnson’s McNeil Consumer Healthcare and the National Association of Chain Drug Stores.
November 17, 2015

Janel Haugarth, currently Supervalu’s EVP and president of independent business and supply chain services, has informed Supervalu of her plans to retire on Dec. 26.

November 17, 2015

The woman behind of some Walgreens’ biggest digital innovations is departing the company to become COO at Kohl’s.

November 17, 2015

One of the most important takeaways from this morning's result announcement is the improvement in U.S. operations, Doug McMillon, Walmart president and CEO, told analysts Tuesday morning. 

November 16, 2015

Ahold and Delhaize Group announced more members of the proposed executive committee of the soon-to-be combined company, which will be known as Ahold Delhaize.

November 16, 2015

For those patients receiving 90-day supplies of chronic medications, their MPR was 1.4 points higher than the control group as a result of using CVS/pharmacy's ReadyFill program. 

November 16, 2015

Dollar General is looking to expand its infrastructure with the opening of a new distribution center. 

November 16, 2015

As many as 41% of retailers expect their Black Friday sales to increase this year, compared to 30% last year. 

November 16, 2015

A new survey of doctors finds them largely willing to embrace telehealth to complement the care they provide.