April 12, 2016

Kotex and Poise are kicking off an unprecedented partnership with HelloFlo, an e-commerce company focused on providing products, content and services for women and girls through every life stage.

April 12, 2016

Target's Connected Care sections featuring a dedicated wearable product display has begun reaching Target stores, TWICE reported Tuesday. “We’re constantly looking for opportunities to evolve our assortment and shopping experience to meet the changing needs of our guests,” a Target spokeswoman told TWICE. “We know our guests are increasingly interested in these types of products, and will evaluate future growth plans based on their feedback and sales results.” (TWICE

April 12, 2016

How do the very best brands and leading retailers create winning organizations, and attract, develop and keep the next generation of leadership?

April 11, 2016

One of the most legendary brands in skin care has launched two new products to meet customer demand for smaller and more portable sizes. 

April 11, 2016

Drybar is launching a signature line of styling products and tools in 400 select Ulta Beauty stores nationwide and on Ulta.com.

April 11, 2016

See photos from Drug Store News and Mack Elevation’s second annual New General Market Forum, which took place on April 6, as well as photos from the event’s reception.

April 11, 2016

Sparkling Ice, part of the Talking Rain Beverage Company portfolio, is partnering with Rite Aid to benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

April 11, 2016

Following completion of the deal, Walgreens Boots Alliance will own a 15% stake in the 36.6 retail/wholesale group.

April 11, 2016

When implementation of Walgreens' naloxone program is complete, naloxone will be available without a prescription in more than 5,800 of Walgreens nearly 8,200 stores.

April 11, 2016

Since the Discovery Ball’s inception in 2007, Walgreens has been a leading sponsor, past event chair and Board of Ambassadors member helping the event raise nearly $25 million.  

April 8, 2016

Drug Store News and Mack Elevation Forum on April 6 hosted the second annual New General Market Forum, an event that saw some of the most innovative brands and retailers in the personal care industry discussing a roadmap to better serve today’s key consumers.

April 8, 2016

Mondelez International is forming a strategic e-commerce partnership with Alibaba Group to sell its products through the Chinese giant's online marketplace.

April 8, 2016

In what has been described as an historic rate reduction, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) will roll back postage rates on April 10.

April 8, 2016

By now, everyone has heard the adage “the store is the center of omnichannel” and seen the statistics showing that physical stores account for about 90% of retail sales. So clearly brick-and-mortar stores are as relevant as ever.

April 8, 2016

Natural personal care brand Tom's of Maine is launching a campaign to bring awareness to the staggering amount of trash in landfills.

April 7, 2016

For the 31 weeks ended April 3, Costco reported sales of $68.96 billion, which marks a gain of 3% over its $67.59 billion in sales during the same span of time last year.

April 7, 2016

According to the new Experian report, 38% of marketers said knowing their customers was their top challenge in 2016, and 52% said that the same thing was one of their top three priorities. 

 
April 7, 2016

Hallmark is launching a new lifestyle brand to meet the ever-evolving needs of Hispanic consumers. 

April 7, 2016

The letter points out that copay increases place financial burdens on TRICARE beneficiaries and restrict patient access. In addition, restricting patient access could adversely impact medication compliance and actually increase health costs. 

April 7, 2016

So far in 2016, there have been multiple Part D plans and PBMs that have been utilizing MAC drug pricing values that are "far below what would be considered to be reasonably approaching market prices for drugs," the letter noted.

April 7, 2016

Jill Turner-Mitchael, SVP overseeing health and wellness for Sam’s Club, was the keynote speaker at the Northwest Arkansas Council’s Health Care Summit in Rogers on Wednesday, April 6, Talk Business and Politics reported Thursday. Turner-Mitchael addressed a number of ways Sam's Club is materially lowering healthcare costs - for example, Sam’s Club business members reported a 7% to 15% savings on their health care insurance costs when they utilize the retailer’s private health care exchange, she said. “We are also looking at adding dietitians to our clubs this year. We know it will drive loyalty to our company and will drive grocery sales." (Talk Business and Politics

April 7, 2016

For the fiscal year ended Feb. 27, 2016, Rite Aid had revenues of $30.7 billion compared to revenues of $26.5 billion in the prior year, an increase of $4.2 billion or 15.9%.

April 7, 2016

Value and communication are the keys to winning over millennial consumers, according to a survey of 600,000 consumers conducted by J.D. Power.

April 7, 2016

Many retailers’ long-held assumptions about consumer loyalty programs are no longer accurate, according to a new study.