May 25, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for the treatment of pulmonary...

May 25, 2009

Health and Human Services secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Friday announced that HHS is joining the...

May 25, 2009

Regional retail pharmacy chain Kinney Drugs has become the latest retailer to offer a generic...

May 25, 2009

A retail pharmacy chain operating stores in northern New York and Vermont will reopen a...

May 25, 2009

A company that markets brand protection technology to prevent diversion of prescription drugs will partner...

May 25, 2009

Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of the Sanofi-Aventis Group, on Monday announced it has received...

May 25, 2009

The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions last week approved Sen. Edward Kennedy’s...

May 25, 2009

The leader of Indian generic drug maker Ranbaxy Labs will step down under a plan...

May 25, 2009

Stater Bros. Markets was a participant in the “Reforest California” campaign in a unique public-private...

May 25, 2009

Taking a class of drugs normally used to treat patients with cardiovascular disease together with...

May 25, 2009

The value of niche is in the customer that a niche manufacturer brings through the door. Sometimes it’s measured in incremental opportunity, such as a prophylactic acne offering among a sea of acne treatments. And sometimes it’s measured in what happens if that niche brand is not on the shelf, driving the customer to another retail outlet. That value doesn’t change in a tough economy, but the factors that establish whether or not a niche manufacturer ever gets to the shelf, and stays on that shelf, do. There are two significant challenges for niche in today’s economic climate — SKU rationalization and the availability of capital.

May 25, 2009

The Little Clinic has appointed Ford Brewer as its new chief medical officer, providing medical...

May 25, 2009

Weis Markets on Friday announced its plans to purchase the stores of 12 Giant Markets...

May 24, 2009

No woman wants to find herself in a hairy situation, and manufacturers are heeding the...

May 24, 2009

A new move is afoot in Congress to eliminate barriers to the sale of Medicare...

May 24, 2009

CVS Caremark is piloting a specialty pharmacy program in Florida that would enable customers to...

May 24, 2009

CVS Caremark is piloting a specialty pharmacy program in Florida that would enable customers to...

May 24, 2009

Drug Store News has found a new way to reach readers, 140 characters at a time....

May 24, 2009

With more than 5,000 cases worldwide and 61 deaths at the time of publication, H1N1...

May 24, 2009

It has been just over a year since John Lederer joined Duane Reade as chairman...

May 24, 2009

It has been just over a year since John Lederer joined Duane Reade as chairman...

May 24, 2009

As a journalist, it’s my job to be a hopeless cynic, whose pessimism at times...

May 24, 2009

Are you, as vendors, creating the future with your top customers? The rules of engagement...

May 24, 2009

Kerr Drug is drawing heavy customer traffic and new shoppers with a new “store within...