Media Library

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01/09/2013 - 12:26pm

Medagate recently executed the first implementation of its 2.0 restricted-spend platform, which encourages eligible consumers to make healthy living choices by purchasing qualified items at the point of sale, through Fred's Super Dollar stores. DSN sat down with Medagate president Devin Wade to discuss the breadth of the program and his company's future plans.

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01/07/2013 - 10:54am
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12/27/2012 - 1:44pm

The Obama administration recently stressed the importance of increasing coverage of HIV treatment, as well as increasing access to HIV testing and counseling. It's an initiative that Walgreens, with more than 700 HIV-specialized pharmacies and over 2,000 pharmacists with special HIV/AIDS-accredited educational training, follows closely. Walgreens' senior manager for HIV/AIDS and hepatitis pharmacy services Glen Pietrandoni talked with DSN on the scope of Walgreens' HIV/AIDS services.

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12/27/2012 - 1:33pm

One week following the re-election of President Barack Obama, DSN spoke with Mike Cantrell, president of AmerisourceBergen's Good Neighbor Pharmacy, on the impact — and opportunity — healthcare reform holds for community pharmacies.

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12/15/2012 - 6:41pm

In an exclusive video store tour, Rite Aid COO Ken Martindale walks Drug Store News editor Rob Eder and the DSN.TV cameras through its newest Wellness store, which features several important new elements and a vastly updated look throughout the store.

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12/13/2012 - 3:44pm

Everybody talks product innovation, but how do you identify the voids in consumers’ lives that no one else yet sees? DSN.TV took to the streets of New York City in November to ask consumers, “If a company could create a revolutionary new product that met some unfulfilled need in your life, what would it be?”

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11/30/2012 - 7:05pm

Today pharmacists are administering vaccinations, managing patients’ medication therapy regimens and providing expertise on everything from specialty drugs to travel medicine. With all these changes in the pharmacy, it’s important to train the next generation of pharmacists. DSN Collaborative Care recently had the opportunity to talk with Bill Riffee, dean of the University of Florida’s College of Pharmacy, about how pharmacy schools are preparing students.

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11/29/2012 - 4:03pm
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11/29/2012 - 3:45pm
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11/27/2012 - 5:17pm

New product launches may be the lifeblood of the health-and-beauty aid industry, but most new product introductions reach only a modicum of success. Hamacher Resource Group VP Dave Wendland explores some of the pitfalls to avoid in launching a new product to market and offers measures companies can take to improve their innovation success rates in this interview with DSN. Wendland also discussed the topic in his recent blog, "New product launches: Lessons for success."

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11/15/2012 - 5:33pm
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10/26/2012 - 6:22pm

Celebrity manicurist Gina Edwards has manicured the hands of some of today’s biggest celebrities and collaborated with some of the most seasoned photographers and stylists. To get her insight into the dominating nail trends coming for spring 2013, DSN.TV went behind the scenes at Clover Canyon during NYC Fashion Week to talk with Edwards.

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10/26/2012 - 11:24am
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10/16/2012 - 5:22pm

Natural Products Solutions recently announced the launch of VirMax T Testosterone. As part of that launch, DSN caught up with NPS president and CEO Marty Gallant to discuss men’s health supplements.

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10/15/2012 - 10:42am

In part 3 of his exclusive interview series with Walgreens executives, DSN editor Rob Eder talks to Walgreens president of daily living products and solutions Joe Magnacca about the massive transformation taking place in Walgreens stores.

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10/09/2012 - 11:40am

In part 2 of his exclusive interview with Walgreens executives, DSN editor Rob Eder talks to Walgreens president and CEO Greg Wasson about how the company’s recent acquisition of Alliance Boots helps accelerate the massive transformation that is already under way across its business and its stores.