September 1, 2015

IRI and workforce management company Gigwalk announce Tuesday that they would partnering on new insights for consumer packaged good companies.

August 31, 2015

With Naurex, Allergan potentially expands its development of mental health treatments, as the acquired company’s focus is on developing therapies for brain and nervous system disorders like depression. 

August 31, 2015

Mondelēz International on Monday announced the eight startups selected to participate in its Shopper Futures program, an innovation initiative aimed at transforming the consumer retail experience.

August 31, 2015

Amazon.com is reportedly doing some experimental tinkering with the two-day shipping guarantee for its paid Prime loyalty program.

August 31, 2015

The combination of resources is aimed at providing diabetes patients better tools for self-management and giving healthcare providers more tools to support patients, according to the companies. 

August 28, 2015

Alvogen on Wednesday announced that it will acquire a portfolio of four pharmaceutical products in the United States from Pfizer.

August 28, 2015

Perrigo announced Friday that it had completed its $224 million (€200 million) acquisition of several OTC brands from GlaxoSmithKline’s OTC portfolio.

August 27, 2015

In the short history of the wearable market, a clear divide has formed between smart wearables and basic wearables (devices that do not run third-party applications, and includes most fitness trackers).

August 27, 2015

The Ōura ring provides a long-term view on how the body and mind respond to sleep, rest and active life.

August 26, 2015

In his second year as the Lysol Healthy Habits Coach, football legend Jerry Rice is challenging a group of promising high school student athletes from across the nation to be part of "America's Healthiest Team." 

August 26, 2015

Google's Flu Trends model will no longer be publicly available, the company announced last week, though the data will still be available to some institutions.

August 26, 2015

Although 94% of consumers say that some people are particularly vulnerable to getting the flu, about 41% typically do not get a flu shot, according to a new online survey of Kmart shoppers.

August 26, 2015

Mylan this week announced the launch of its generic version of Pfizer’s Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) injection.

August 26, 2015

NutriForward on Wednesday introduced its new dietary ingredient RiduZone, a naturally occurring appetite regulator that it says supports healthy weight, appetite, body-fat composition and cholesterol levels in adults

August 26, 2015

According to the report, J&J is selling Splenda to focus on other brands in the healthcare category.

August 26, 2015

Based on prescriptions filled, taking 75 mg to 150 mg of aspirin continuously for five years or longer was associated with a 27% reduced risk for colorectal cancer.

August 26, 2015

Tender’s patented grip-pull-stick system allows for one-handed application for less mess, less contamination risk and an all-around better first aid experience.

August 25, 2015

Amneal Pharmaceuticals announced Tuesday that it would be opening a new biosciences unit, that will be focused on commercializing specialty pharmaceuticals. 

August 25, 2015

The Coca-Cola company’s efforts to replenish the water used in its beverages and their production by 2020 are expected to be met the by the end of this year, the company reported Tuesday.

August 25, 2015
According to GlobalData’s report, the market is set to grow from $29.4 billion in 2014 to $47.9 billion by 2020, which represents a compound annual growth rate of 8.5%.
August 24, 2015

With the explosion of online shopping, consumers need more of an incentive to go to drug stores. Digital health and wearables have the potential to draw more in-store consumers, according to Deborah Weinswig, head of Global Retail and Technology, and Anne Marie Stephen, CEO and founder of Kwolia.

August 24, 2015

HealthSpot is transforming retail clinics into a true extension of the local medical community and widening the scope of services that can be offered via telehealth. 

August 24, 2015

Procter and Gamble is teaming up with Cleveland Clinic to develop a treatment for heart disease that would be available over-the-counter, the Cincinatti Business Courier reports.

August 23, 2015

Exhibitor space for this year’s National Association of Chain Drug Stores Total Store sold out in July, and Drug Store News hit the show floor here Sunday to get a glimpse at what is on offer this year.