August 13, 2009

Boehringer Ingelheim has done a major service to the industry with the release of this...

August 6, 2009

I took an opportunity at the 2009 NACDS Annual Meeting to reflect on words spoken...

July 26, 2009

There are a couple of items of note with Ross’ announcement. First is the value...

July 19, 2009

First, the research only underscored what’s happening in America today — more and more Americans...

July 16, 2009

Here’s a look at how the future of pharmacy is going to work ......

July 9, 2009

The pending retirement of Kevin Tripp as EVP and president of Supervalu’s Retail Midwest region...

June 28, 2009

The approval of Watson Pharmaceutical’s ANDA for levonorgestrel tablets, otherwise known as the emergency contraceptive...

June 28, 2009

The business of blood glucose meters has always been a business of “what will they...

June 28, 2009

If you could be a superhero for one day, what special powers do you think...

June 18, 2009

Did RxIMPACT Day make an impact? You bet....

June 11, 2009

Making sure that medication therapy management is a part of any new healthcare reform legislation...

May 28, 2009

Almost one-third of those community pharmacists who already offered DMEPOS services responded that they would...

May 28, 2009

Walgreens is serious about cutting its operating costs — nowhere more so than in its...

May 22, 2009

Careers in Pharmacy prepares students and prospective students for a career in pharmacy with articles on the latest career options, how to prepare for a pharmacy career and a complete list of U.S. pharmacy colleges, as well as profiles of day-to-day responsibilities of pharmacists in different sectors of the pharmacy industry.

May 7, 2009

Having the endorsement of 11 senators around an issue that has become a bit of...

April 23, 2009

For years now, pharmacy leaders at the state and national level have waged a long...

April 16, 2009

The fact that Congress stepped up to designate the week of April 13 as “Protect...

March 28, 2009

As parent company AmerisourceBergen merged more of its old Family Pharmacy network of independent drug stores and store-support services into its resurgent Good Neighbor Pharmacy operations and marketing umbrella, GNP has continued a rapid growth spurt and muscled its way into the top tier of national drug store brands.

March 28, 2009

Dispensing prescriptions for more than 40 Congressional leaders in just one of its Washington, D.C.-area stores, CARE Pharmacies serves as an ideal touchstone on the real benefits delivered by community pharmacy.

March 28, 2009

In late 2008, retail pharmacy’s fastest-growing franchise for independent owner-operators blew past a significant milestone with the addition of its 2,000th drug store member.

March 28, 2009

Independent pharmacy has been slammed hard by the continuing slide in prescription-dispensing profits, a dismal economy and powerful chain store competitors. But with their strong ties to local communities and the patients they serve, most are weathering the storm and may emerge stronger than ever.

March 28, 2009

In its 41-year history, Medicine Shoppe International has become one of the most widespread names in the retail pharmacy business, with franchises as far away as Taiwan, India and the Middle East.

March 26, 2009

The fact that the online grassroots campaign by independent pharmacy operators has enlisted more than...

March 26, 2009

TRICARE’s pharmacy benefit covers more than 9 million active duty members of the military, retirees...