January 8, 2016

As many as 16 Wegmans stores currently have these hearing assistance systems - at least one store in each of the six states where Wegmans operates.

January 7, 2016

Texas, in particular, may benefit from increasing access to care by way of telemedicine.

January 7, 2016

Comparable results were best among the company's hearing aid, optical and pharmacy categories, Jeff Elliott, AVP financial planning and investor relations, shared in a pre-recorded call for investors. 

January 7, 2016

Through genetic testing, Pathway Genomics and IBM are partnering on a platform that may one day help consumers choose which diet options - in-store or at the restaurant - are best for them. 

January 7, 2016

On a same-store basis, the Jean Coutu Group network's retail sales increased by 0.1%, pharmacy sales decreased by 1.6% and front-end sales increased by 2.4%.

January 7, 2016

By including Digimarc Barcode in artwork and product packaging concurrently, Perrigo will enable its retail customers to engage consumers in a more meaningful way.

January 7, 2016

Sam's Club kicks off this year's commitment to health and wellness with free health screenings on Jan. 9. 

January 7, 2016

Retailers surveyed report smartphone sales accounted for 17% of their total online sales in 2015, edging ahead of the 14% generated via tablets.

January 7, 2016

This month, Target and SoulCycle will launch a 10-city tour featuring special three-day weekend events — with complimentary classes taught by certified SoulCycle instructors. 

January 7, 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance’s proposed acquisition of Rite Aid Corporation is progressing as planned following a first quarter of fiscal 2016 that saw a 48.5% increase in net sales over last year. 

January 6, 2016

Holiday 2015 further illustrated the challenges that mass retailers face in trying to revive the fragrance business. There are bright spots, however.

January 6, 2016

Consumers are blurring the lines between meals and snacks, and are increasingly choosing healthier options.

January 6, 2016

With the spirit of “if you can’t beat them, join them,” Elizabeth Arden last year introduced a body mist line.

January 6, 2016

Five retail associations provide guidance to EPA on hazardous waste disposal regulations that may impact environmentally-friendly reverse distribution operations. 

January 6, 2016

Eye beauty product sales are nothing to blink at. The category experienced a robust 4.6% growth rate for the 52-week period ended Nov.1, 2015, as tracked by IRI across multi-outlets. Total eye sales eclipsed the $2 billion mark — topping both face and lip.

January 6, 2016

News of Gen. Dempsey’s engagement in the NACDS Annual Meeting follows December’s announcement that former Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, will speak as well. 

January 6, 2016

One of the biggest challenges for mass merchants to crack the facial cosmetics code has been selling foundations, blushes and powders to women who can’t sample them in stores.

January 6, 2016

While many women want the look of artificial lashes, some have been afraid to try them. Kiss hopes to be a solution with the introduction of Kiss Lash 101, an all-in-one kit including a step-by-step guide, lashes, lash scissors, adhesive and an applicator.

January 6, 2016

Brace yourselves. If the recent success of Kylie Jenner’s Lip Kit is any indication, 2016 could be the year of the lip.

January 6, 2016

The collaboration will provide consumers with improved access to healthcare services with VCU Health’s MCV physicians and specialists supporting The Little Clinic locations.

January 6, 2016

Meijer's free prescription program has saved customers more than $422 million since its inception in 2006. 

January 6, 2016

Rituals is a lifestyle brand seeking to transform mundane moments into a pleasurable experience.

January 6, 2016

HealthSpot abruptly shut down its 25 telehealth kiosks located within Rite Aid stores - providing three days notice to the retailer that it would "cease operations" as of Dec. 31, Columbus Business First reported Wednesday. "On Monday, Dec. 28, Rite Aid was notified by HealthSpot of its intention to cease operations effective Dec. 31," Rite Aid released in a statement. "[Rite Aid] believes very  much in the value of telehealth and will continue to explore options to offer suce services in the future." (Columbus Business First)

January 6, 2016

In November 2014, Revlon president and CEO Lorenzo Delpani flipped the switch on a digital billboard in Times Square, igniting a new Revlon image under the logo, Love Is On. Delpani discovered the word love in Revlon, and that mantra now permeates everything the beauty firm touches.