April 14, 2016
Rite Aid received the Growth Award from Magento Commerce at the Imagine 2016 conference held at the Wynn Las Vegas.
April 14, 2016

The integration between Immslink and CareRx gives pharmacists the ease of reporting to the appropriate state immunization information system within their workflow.

April 14, 2016

Data from RxWiki’s Digital Pharmacist platform is pointing to a rise in the number of electronic refill requests from patients. 

April 14, 2016

Consumers looking for healthier snacks are getting some new options from SkinnyPop.

April 14, 2016

According to the “2016 True Cost of Fraud Report” from LexisNexis Risk Solutions, the monthly average of fraudulent transactions has increased 32% to 206 from 156 in 2015.

April 14, 2016

Walmart has embraced the marketplace model as means to expand its online assortment and gain ground on Amazon where third party sellers already account for half of the company’s unit volume.

April 14, 2016

Virtual makeover app YouCam is expanding its functionality to improve the customer experience at cosmetic counters.

April 13, 2016

With retailers and healthcare providers across the country struggling to find ways to get their pharmacists more involved in patient care, pharmacy automation supplier Innovation brought together executives from a diverse range of companies earlier this month for a detailed look at how its partnership with Binghamton University’s Watson Institute for Systems Excellence is helping retail pharmacy in this effort.

April 13, 2016

It is 11 a.m. on a Thursday at the new NYX store in Willowbrook Mall in N.J., and already shoppers are congregating near the expansive lip collection. Called The Lip Bar, the fixture sports almost 700 colors.

April 13, 2016

Biologic medications — nine of which were among the Food and Drug Administration’s approvals in 2015 — constitute a big portion of the specialty market.

April 13, 2016

One of America's leading brands of canned seafood is appealing to the increasing number of consumers who care about where their food comes from.

April 13, 2016

The Cleveland Clinic is providing customers of a CVS MinuteClinic in Ohio with access to its experts for both online and mobile doctor visits, Fast Company reported Wednesday. "Some of our best doctors see that this [telehealth] is where the world is going," Peter Rasmussen, the medical director of distance health at the Cleveland Clinic, told Fast Company. "We want to meet the expectations of patients now and in the future." (Fast Company

April 13, 2016

After 13 years with the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, Ted Peterson recently retired as VP of CHPA to start a new company. DSN asked some of his colleagues and counterparts about the impact he has had on the business.

April 13, 2016

The legislation, advocated by both retail pharmacy and the pharma industry, would advance collaboration among health and enforcement authorities to achieve drug abuse solutions that maintain patients’ legitimate access to medications.

April 13, 2016
CRN has formed a working group to resolve the specifics of the product registry, which is anticipated will contain multiple tiers of product information.
April 13, 2016

IRI recently began tracking sales of TENS devices as part of its first-aid accessories grouping.

April 13, 2016

Retailers have long been interacting with customers via Facebook, but the social network is making a big push to become a full-fledged CRM platform.

April 13, 2016

Retailers are enthused about the caliber of hair care launches hitting shelves — including Garnier’s Whole Blends and TRESemmé’s new Beauty Full Volume.

April 13, 2016

Former CHPA VP Ted Peterson opens trade relations with firm CPG Linkages.

April 13, 2016

By leveraging the higi platform, IMPOWER patients can routinely track key health measurements, such as blood pressure, weight, pulse and body mass index, and, when they opt in, share them with IMPOWER clinicians.

April 13, 2016

Just in time for spring, R.W. Knudsen Family is exapanding its juice line to include an Apple Ginger juice blend, a combination of real ginger puree and apple juice in a crisp, refreshing beverage. 

April 13, 2016

Research conducted by Whole Health Pharmacy Partners showed a growing dissatisfaction with the level of corporate control frequently being exerted over independent pharmacy.

April 13, 2016

It’s another year, and another February launch of a nasal corticosteroid has hit drug store shelves — McNeil Consumer’s Rhinocort will be looking to make some headway in one of the fastest-growing categories across the front-end

April 13, 2016

In February, CEO Update named National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO Steve Anderson Trade Association CEO of the Year. DSN looks at some of the more important work accomplished by NACDS under Anderson’s leadership.