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February 9, 2010

Director Kathryn Bigelow’s gripping film about a real-life disaster aboard a nuclear submarine sets a...

February 9, 2010

ComScore reported Tuesday that retail e-commerce spending during fourth quarter 2009 totaled $39 billion, while...

February 9, 2010

According to some people’s logic, working at some retail chains might be a ticket to...

February 9, 2010

The CEO of a Texas-based, family-owned grocery chain has stepped down, the company announced Tuesday....

February 2, 2010

Home Diagnostics announced Wednesday that it signed a definitive merger agreement with Nipro Corp., a...

January 27, 2010

Dr Pepper celebrated its 125th anniversary by ringing the closing bell at the New York...

January 18, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO Steve Anderson honored pharmacy icon...

January 14, 2010

In January 2009, Walgreens’ top brass faced a few hundred worried stockholders on a frigid...

WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT'S IMPORTANT In January 2009, Walgreens’ top brass faced a few hundred worried stockholders on a frigid day -- a day whose forbidding temperatures and blowing snow seemed to match the grim mood of those inside Chicago’s Navy Pier ballroom. The economy was in a panicked freefall. Bank lending and consumer spending had evaporated as the nation hemorrhaged jobs. Walgreens’ stock price was down by almost half from its all-time peak.

January 13, 2010

HealthyPharmacies.org announced Thursday a series of store-of-the-future-type pilot programs that will be showcased here beginning...

January 13, 2010

Moody’s Investors Service announced Wednesday that it had upgraded the ratings of generic drug maker...

January 11, 2010

An insurance brokerage and consulting firm in California has introduced a new pharmacy discount card...

January 10, 2010

Drug Store News: With the reorganization of Ahold USA there seems to be a real...

Drug Store News speaks with Jim Wonderly, VP pharmacy at Stop & Shop, Giant-Landover and Ahold USA.

Drug Store News: With the reorganization of Ahold USA there seems to be a real effort to get more localized in each market. Does that mean changes in the pharmacy?

January 10, 2010

A well-orchestrated flu shot campaign and the early fruits of a massive retail overhaul program...

January 10, 2010

All of the awareness driven around H1N1 certainly has created plenty of activity in the...

January 10, 2010

If you’re a pharmaceutical manufacturer, wholesaler or retailer, that distinct chill you’ve been feeling at...

January 10, 2010

What do Sandra Bullock, Tobey Maguire, Meryl Streep and Bill Paxton all have in common?...

FRANKLIN, Wis. —What do Sandra Bullock, Tobey Maguire, Meryl Streep and Bill Paxton all have in common? Three things—they’ve all been nominated for Golden Globe Awards, they’ve all starred in movies with Kevin Bacon and while they’re in the Golden Globe green room, they’ll all be sporting Carma Labs’ Carmex lip balm products.

January 10, 2010

Sanofi-Aventis on Monday announced the commencement of a tender offer through its wholly-owned subsidiary, River...

January 10, 2010

It has become conventional wisdom that the best way smokers can protect their health is...

January 5, 2010

CoverGirl's Clean brand makeup has partnered with the Children's Safe Drinking Water program to launch...

January 4, 2010

Neutrogena Cosmetics has announced the grand-prize winner of its "Flaunt Your Inner Celebrity" Facebook contest....

January 4, 2010

Nivea, a Beiersdorf AG brand, rang in the New Year with its second annual Times...

January 3, 2010

The fully automated DVD rental provider located at the nation’s leading grocery, mass, drug and...

January 3, 2010

Curbing one's intake of high-calorie fast foods may reduce the risk of developing Type 2...

July 12, 2009

Sales of liquid Tylenol formulations, both adult and children, totaled $104.5 million across food, drug...

NEW YORK Sales of liquid Tylenol formulations, both adult and children, totaled $104.5 million across food, drug and mass (minus Walmart) for the 52 weeks ended May 17, according to Information Resources Inc. Internal analgesics tablet sales of Tylenol SKUs (across the top 20 brands) generated another $480.9 million. That’s more than $500 million in annual revenue, not including Walmart, potentially impacted by a future Food and Drug Administration decision. That’s not even representative of all acetaminophen sales.

 

June 18, 2009

You can expect to see more changes in the look and feel of the Walgreens...

NEW YORK You can expect to see more changes in the look and feel of the Walgreens drug store.

 

As three key front-end merchants left Walgreens’ in early May amid a major staff shakeup, three new replacements have since walked in from Walmart and Kraft Foods.