July 12, 2017

Kroger's Ruler division is headquartered in Seymour, Indiana, with 48 stores operating in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio and Tennessee.

July 12, 2017

The announcement builds upon the relationship between Walgreens and VUMC, which has included infusion services and Walgreens participation in VUMC’s network.

July 11, 2017

Generic drugs reached 71.6% of prescriptions during the first quarter, compared to 70.7% for the comparable period last year.

July 11, 2017

MinuteClinic is now a member of the Alere eScreen Occupational Health Network — opening up its more than 1,100 locations to patients who need to complete employment-related questions. 

July 11, 2017

"Knowing that 51% of Amazon Echo users have their devices in the kitchen, launching 'Ask Peapod' on Alexa was a natural innovation for Peapod," the company stated.

July 11, 2017

The latest "dollar store" Brandless is open for business online, merchandising hundreds of SKUs all for the low price of $3.

July 10, 2017

Freshii’s partnership with Walgreens has led to more than eight successful Freshii stores since launching in 2016 in cities including Miami, Chicago and Boston.

July 10, 2017

Pharmacies that implement these enhancements in their McKesson pharmacy management system can improve patient medication adherence and measurement.

July 10, 2017

NACDS president and CEO Steve Anderson stressed pharmacy’s role as “a working partner” with whom the government could collaborate to find solutions.

July 10, 2017

Following an initial PrEP consultation with a patient, Healthcare Clinic providers will be able to conduct tests for HIV and other STIs, as needed.

July 7, 2017

Costco posted net sales of $12.17 billion for the five weeks ended July 2, 2017, up 5% from $11.33 billion during the year-ago period.

July 7, 2017

Soylent's line of ready-to-drink products are designed to provide the vitamins, minerals, fats, carbohydrates and protein that the body needs.

July 7, 2017

Despite the new Walgreens-Rite Aid agreement removing the possibility for Fred’s to acquire nearly 900 Rite Aid Stores, the Memphis retailer remains unfazed and committed to its focus on healthcare efforts and front-end improvements to get profitable by year’s end. 

July 6, 2017

The former Walgreens finance executive will oversee Morningstar’s controllership, tax, internal audit, financial planning and analysis, treasury and investor relations.

July 6, 2017

Fred’s CEO Mike Bloom said that while the comps decrease was disappointing, there are bright spots in the company’s revenue streams, particularly with regard to its transformation into a healthcare company.

July 6, 2017

Using microneedle patch technology, a recent clinical trial found that vaccination by microneedle patch was as safe and as effective as a standard flu shot.

July 6, 2017

"SPINS is setting a new standard for customer insight across SPINS’ participating retail partners,” stated Tony Olson, SPINS CEO.

July 6, 2017
Walmart Specialty Pharmacy provides such services as prior authorization, identifying the lowest possible price for medications and creating a personal care plan for patients. 
July 5, 2017

The beauty devices market in the United States was worth $730 million in 2016 — including hair regrowth devices — according to the consumer research firm Kline.

July 5, 2017

The pharmacy chain highlighted the collaborative practice agreement as a way for physicians to take part in new Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services alternative payment models that allow physicians to be reimbursed for services that pharmacies can help them provide.

July 5, 2017

Unintentional cuts and piercings account for 6.3% of all non-fatal injuries, according to the latest data from the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control. Overall, that contributes almost $910.6 million to the sales of first aid bandages.

July 5, 2017

A trend toward “premiumization” and building momentum for more naturally positioned offerings, as well as growing awareness of dental hygiene and the rising prevalence of cavities, drove the $27 billion global oral care market in 2016.

July 5, 2017

Consumers are starting to see the light after years of ignoring warnings that sun exposure poses a health risk and hastens aging, with overall category sales rising 6.7% for the 52-week period ended May 14 across multi-outlets, according to IRI.

July 5, 2017

The predominant factor impacting sales of the $158.1 million parasite treatment category is super lice. But how do you treat cases of head lice that can’t be eradicated with traditional pediculicides? For parents, it’s how do you eliminate that “super lice” infestation without injuring the host, which just happens to be their children?