December 17, 2010

Eulactol USA, the maker of Flexitol and Natralia brand products, on Friday announced its official corporate name change to Laderma Health USA, effective Jan. 1.

December 13, 2010

Stephen Patrick late Friday announced his retirement as CFO of Colgate-Palmolive, effective Jan. 1.

December 7, 2010

The war of words between independent pharmacies and the pharmacy benefit management industry again is heating up. And again, the two groups are at odds over the question of how transparent — or opaque — the PBM industry’s business dealings with its clients are, and whether those business practices demand reform.

December 6, 2010

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association recently named GlaxoSmithKline veteran Janet Carter-Smith chair of the CHPA Retailer Liaison Steering Committee, effective Jan. 1.

December 3, 2010

Nutramax Labs on Thursday announced the continuation of its partnership with Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Palmer, spokesman of the Cosamin joint health supplements in national and regional marketing campaigns and events.

November 24, 2010

Cardinal Health confirmed late Tuesday that it has named John Fiacco VP of its Medicine Shoppe and Medicap Pharmacy franchise division, effective Jan. 1.

November 24, 2010

Medicine Shoppe is about to get a new top manager. And with the promotion of company veteran John Fiacco to VP of its Medicine Shoppe and Medicap stores, parent company Cardinal Health effectively is changing the culture at its franchise pharmacy division.

November 17, 2010

Former Walmart executive Jack Shewmaker passed away Wednesday evening. He was 72....

November 16, 2010

With the holiday season just around the corner, CVS/pharmacy is encouraging older adults and their...

November 14, 2010

William Gibson, the science-fiction author who helped create the cyberpunk genre in the 1980s and...

November 7, 2010

According to a study published in the November edition of Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal...

November 1, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is urging federal health officials to adopt a...

October 31, 2010

As many as 50% of shoppers felt that their supermarket helped them make healthful choices,...

October 28, 2010

Rite Aid pharmacist and regional pharmacy recruiter Donna Hazel was named the 2010 Pennsylvania Pharmacist...

October 24, 2010

Publix Super Markets’ real estate VP John Frazier announced his decision to retire by the...

October 24, 2010

The Retail Industry Leaders Association has announced the addition of longtime Capitol Hill veteran Doug...

October 19, 2010

CosaminASU was named a preferred joint health supplement in a new book, "FrameWork for the...

October 12, 2010

Two health insurers in the northwest are taking steps to change the dynamics of preventive...

October 11, 2010

A Midwest retailer is expanding its pharmacy services to include on-demand flu shots at all...

October 10, 2010

If the retail industry’s premier pharmacy gathering gave any clear signal about the state of...

October 10, 2010

Frank Shanower was known as much for his outsized personality and offbeat sense of humor...

October 10, 2010

The Walgreens hedgehog is officially retired. Its fate was sealed by a successful fourth quarter...

October 5, 2010

The types of websites consumers turn to for health-and-wellness information and the reasons they go...

October 5, 2010

Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy on Tuesday named Allison Janda as the company’s VP retail store operations....