July 13, 2015

Illinois may be about to place a lock down on all prescribed hydrocodone painkillers. 

July 13, 2015

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the 21st Century Cures Act (H.R. 6) by a vote of 344-77 on Friday.

July 13, 2015

On the occasion of the 2015 White House Conference on Aging, which marks the sixth such event since the first in 1961, National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO Steve Anderson joined the dialogue by issuing a statement.

July 13, 2015

There are currently 5.6 million youth between the ages of 16 and 24 who are out of school and not working, and the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative hopes to change that.

July 10, 2015

Target recently opened its new experimental space in San Francisco, dubbed “Open House,” and Drug Store News is offering readers a first look at the venue.

July 9, 2015

ACPE noted the strength of the college’s professional development sequence and the emphasis it places on professionalism.

July 9, 2015

Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals buys its second sports nutrition product portfolio in as many days. 

July 9, 2015

J&J is branding to millennial moms through their smart phones. 

July 9, 2015

Procter & Gamble announced on Thursday a definitive agreement to merge 43 of its beauty brands with Coty. The transaction includes P&G’s global salon professional hair care and color, retail hair color, cosmetics and fine fragrance businesses, along with select hair styling brands.

July 9, 2015

With just about one week to go before the start of Cardinal Health RBC 2015, DSN editor-in-chief Rob Eder caught up with Jon Giacomin, Cardinal Health CEO for the Pharmaceutical segment to talk about the upcoming conference, the state of the pharmacy business and more.

July 8, 2015

CPG sales veteran Frank Simone joins Carma Labs. 

July 8, 2015

New Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America Foundation president Eileen Cannon has played a central role in the foundation’s expansion during her tenure. 

July 8, 2015

California's aggressive anti-smoking statutes have netted a 13% in real health costs associated with the use of tobacco products. 

July 8, 2015

Kimberly-Clark’s U by Kotex brand has developed the new U by Kotex Security Ultra Thin pads with a 3D Capture Core to lock away wetness and help stop leaks and an Xpress DRI cover for fast absorption.

July 7, 2015

An expanded relationship between IBM and Adobe promises to give retail marketers new dynamic personalization powers to increase sales.

July 7, 2015

Ateb announced Tuesday that it had appointed Mike Cantrell as VP for pharmacy network development and Mike Roberts as the director of analytics and pharmacy programs

July 7, 2015

Hi-Tech carves out a larger piece of the sports nutrition pie with Innovative acquisition. 

July 7, 2015

Washington, D.C. veteran Pete Slone will advocate for critical public policy positions and help shape McKesson's approach to health care policy in a time of dynamic change. 

July 7, 2015

Attendees at McKesson ideaShare 2015 met the sunrise Friday morning with a special breakfast session that aimed to help independent pharmacies navigate the changing reimbursement landscape and gain entry to more narrowly focused preferred pharmacy networks.

July 6, 2015

Amazon’s latest gambit to encourage shoppers to buy a $99 Prime membership and goose second quarter sales involves the creation of quasi-holiday called “Prime Day.”

July 6, 2015

Burt Shavitz, the iconic, bearded beekeeper who co-founded Burt’s Bees in 1984, has passed away. He was 80 years.

July 6, 2015

The focus on education at McKesson’s ideaShare 2015 didn’t stop when the exhibit hall opened Thursday evening. Friday and Saturday in San Diego saw a robust lineup of Continuing Education and Lunch & Learn sessions that aimed to keep independent pharmacy owners and pharmacists apprised of the latest developments in patient care and the current state of the business.

July 6, 2015

What’s next in mobile applications and digital disruption in the path to purchase? Find out by attending the upcoming thought leadership event to be hosted by Drug Store News and the Mack Elevation Forum on Aug. 21.

July 6, 2015
A retailer’s social media activity has a greater impact on shoppers than the company’s website, according to the Digital Shopping Tool Impact Study 2015 from marketing technology provider Epsilon.