August 10, 2009

Target Clinic makes getting ready for back-to-school even easier with a $30 discount on physicals....

August 10, 2009

Temptu, a provider of professional airbrush makeup for film and television, is bringing an exclusive...

August 10, 2009

The Partnership for a Drug-Free America on Monday kicked off its third annual Time To...

August 10, 2009

The David and Goliath battle between a retail giant and the state of Delaware has...

August 9, 2009

Three Food and Drug Administration advisory committees voted on sweeping changes regarding the marketing, merchandising and formulation of acetaminophen products last month, though the proposed changes fell short of pulling combination products containing acetaminophen off the market. This ECRM section covers intricacies of the FDA committees' decision, as well as external analgesics, foot care, PSE regulations and baby care.

August 9, 2009

Grocer A&P is going paperless with the launch of its new digital coupon service that...

August 9, 2009

Determined lobbying and grassroots efforts by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and chain...

August 9, 2009

When the going gets tough, the tough look for new ways to serve patients. Over the past year, the growing healthcare funding crisis and the worst economic climate since the 1930s have spawned competing health-reform proposals in Washington and cast a cloud of uncertainty over the U.S. health system, including community pharmacy. But they also have unleashed a flurry of retail innovation in such areas as pharmacy-based care, medication therapy management and patient compliance initiatives.

August 9, 2009

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois announced Monday that physicians and healthcare providers in the...

August 9, 2009

McKesson Corp.’s current partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been expanded...

August 9, 2009

The recession has subjected licensed products at drug chains to some scrutiny, yet they continue...

August 9, 2009

Manhattan-based pharmacy retailer Duane Reade has closed its offering of $300 million of 11.75% senior...

August 9, 2009

Reade’s new mantra—“New York living made easy”—isn’t just about being a destination point for convenience...

August 9, 2009

The challenging economy undoubtedly has dulled oral care sales as cash-strapped shoppers increasingly have turned to such high-value retailers as warehouse clubs and dollar stores. However, research suggests that manufacturers can help restore the segment's luster by focusing on offering the most value-added benefits at the best price.

August 9, 2009

Hundreds of chain pharmacy leaders are gathered this week with pharmacy, healthcare, government and economics...

August 9, 2009

Teva Pharmaceuticals last month gained Food and Drug Administration approval for its Plan B One-Step,...

August 9, 2009

For as long as medicines have come in pill form, many parents have struggled to...

August 9, 2009

Former RediClinic executive Christopher Kersey is scheduled to speak about the future of health care...

August 9, 2009

Dr. Siegal’s Direct Nutritionals disclosed that it has entered into an agreement with GNC, giving...

August 9, 2009

This may be the last year that flexible spending accounts can be used to supplement...

August 9, 2009

The International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists in June bestowed the honor of “Lifetime Fellow” to...

August 9, 2009

One of The Kroger Co.’s convenience-store divisions is eyeing the possible addition of pharmacies in...

August 9, 2009

The 2009 “Medication Adherence” study, commissioned by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, finds that medication nonadherence and...

August 9, 2009

A major generic drug maker announced that it has received FDA approval for its version...