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Elixinol’s Immune Gut Health capsules are vegan and made with hemp grown in the United States.
The product is designed to offer a fast-absorbing, nongreasy medicated gel that delivers targeted arthritis pain relief for the foot, ankle and knee.
As the Biden administration makes moves to help boost COVID-19 vaccination rates, it is turning to Walgreens as a partner to bring vaccine clinics to community colleges nationwide this summer.
Albertsons also is offering discounts for customers who receive a COVID-19 vaccination.
Shoppers in 17 states now can use DoorDash to order nonprescription health, convenience and wellness items.
Find out which products stood out from the 195 product launches in April.
The tool will be hosted on MyGNP.com, a web-based platform meant to help connect people to their local community pharmacy.
As hair care takes its cues from skin care trends, ingredients are front and center for manufacturers looking to deliver on consumers’ hair care needs.
Drug Store News talked to Lanaia Edwards, vice president of global marketing at Alaffia, about the company’s mission to sell clean beauty products with a purpose.
The company is releasing two CBD products — new strengths of its cbdMD Gummies and a brand-new cbdMD Drink Mix line that both use delivery systems as their differentiator.
ECRM said that so far, it has seen positive reception from the industry, with nearly 1,000 buyers and brands from more than 30 countries registered.
According to 73% of vaccinated respondents, getting vaccinated has had a positive impact on their mental health, and 67% said they felt vaccination would benefit their physical health as well.
Kroger joins a slate of other retailers that recently added the Abbott BinaxNow at-home antigen self-test product to their OTC diagnostics offerings.
Nestle said the acquired brands would be integrated into its Nestle Health Science division.
The new fulfillment method is available via Walgreens.com and the Walgreens app, with no minimum order required.
The retailer is bringing multiple mobile vaccine clinics to Chicago and nine additional cities over the next two months to help improve COVID-19 vaccine access in underserved communities.
From May 9 to 15, the retailer will offer heart-health screenings at its MinuteClinic locations to help women understand their risk for heart disease.
The drone pilot, being conducted in partnership with Drone Express, will begin later this spring at a Kroger Marketplace location in Centerville, Ohio.
Isotretinoin capsules had annual U.S. sales of more than $158 million for the year ended February 2021, according to IQVIA data.
In the second installment of the Watch DSN executive interview series, Hy-Vee’s Aaron Wiese participates in a wide-ranging discussion about everything from patient care and COVID-19 to e-commerce and DIR fees.
All 2,500 of Rite Aid’s stores in 17 states are offering vaccines on an appointment basis to anyone 16 years old and older, as well as on a limited walk-in basis in every store.
The latest development from Walgreens’ and Uber’s partnership is making it easier for people to schedule a vaccination appointment and get a ride to it.
On the final day of the 2021 virtual NACDS Annual Meeting, the organization honored Larry Merlo, the outgoing president and CEO of CVS Health, with an award named for the former CEO of Peoples Drug.
Accord Healthcare's president talked to DSN about the state of the generics industry and how his company differentiates itself in a crowded and increasingly complex field.
DSN caught up with nutrition company Iovate’s Larry Daley to discuss how it works with retailers to ensure a relevant sports nutrition offering.
Craig Ford talked to Drug Store News about how LexisNexis Risk Solutions works to provide its pharmacy clients with actionable insights meant to improve both business performance and patient health.
FemiClear for Genital Herpes Symptoms, made by Austin, Texas-based OrganiCare, recently was picked up for distribution in 2,000 Rite Aid stores’ sexual wellness aisles.
In her first remarks as NACDS chair, Kroger Health’s Colleen Lindholz stressed the role that NACDS plays in bringing companies together to leverage chain pharmacy’s collective strength.
Brain HP is a jelly bean-format supplement designed to help gamers and esports pros 18 years old and older who are looking to support brain health and other cognitive elements without caffeine.
DSN talks to Westrock's chief sustainability officer about how the company partners with manufacturers to meet consumer demands for sustainability.
As the keynote speaker of the first Business Program at the virtual 2021 NACDS Annual Meeting, Dr. Scott Gottlieb discussed the industry’s response to the pandemic and sized up what the future holds as vaccinations continue.
Freeze Away Max uses Pronova Labs’ AeroFocus precision-spray technology, which delivers a targeted, low volume of freezing agent directly to the wart.
Publix’s Dain Rusk discusses with DSN the chain’s approach to central fill, specialty pharmacy and telehealth, as well as the company’s pandemic efforts and what the organization says about the role of pharmacy throughout the pandemic.
Topping the list of Walmart-exclusive products is the company’s Cucumber Aloe Collection, which includes the Cucumber Aloe Feminine Wash, Refreshing Cucumber Aloe Panty Spray and Cucumber Aloe Feminine Wipes.
Nexcare Duo uses a silicone adhesive to allow for lasting hold while also making it easy to take off.
Vijay Soni, CEO of Lifestar Pharma, spoke to Drug Store News about what sets the company apart in a crowded market.
No7 Beauty will be the umbrella company within Walgreens Boots Alliance under which all of the company’s owned beauty brands will be collected.
The London-based firm will be acquiring Chicago-based consumer and market intelligence company Numerator via an agreement with Vista Equity Partners.
Hear from Westrock's Leon Nicholas about how the retail and CPG industries are rethinking merchandising, approaching the growth of e-commerce and working to center sustainability.
Rritual‘s dissolvable powder products contain a daily prebiotic blend designed to nourish a healthy gut microbiome and facilitate balanced digestive function.
Despite a difficult cough-cold and flu season, as well as overarching pandemic headwinds, Rite Aid executives said that the company continues to make progress on its RxEvolution objectives.
How are leading companies undertaking sustainability, both from the retailer and CPG side?
Sponsored by Conduit Brands and Mayawell, the webinar explored the importance of capturing the attention of consumers by optimizing brand content and leveraging organic search.
President Joe Biden will address Americans about getting vaccinated, and former President Barack Obama will appear alongside NBA legends to encourage vaccines as a way to return to activities people enjoy.
Accelerate Specialty Network uses the company’s data-driven PSAO strategy to enhance managed care access and optimize business performance in community-based specialty pharmacies.
VMS company Natrol is rolling out Natrol Sleep+ line of melatonin-focused sleep aid gummies that also offer such secondary benefits as immune support, calm, beauty benefits and more.
The tentative approval applies to the chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma treatment in strengths of 560 mg, 420 mg, 280 mg, and 140 mg.
The program will enable virtual meetings on a proprietary platform that will empower brands to showcase relevant products to buyers from retailers of all sizes and locations.
Find out which five products stood out to HRG's new product team in March.
Currently, nearly 60,000 immunizers are administering COVID-19 vaccinations at more than 7,000 stores and via off-site clinics, with a count of 11 million vaccine doses administered to date.
Bausch Health’s latest supplement is tackling gut health.
Aurobindo’s latest generic product is showcasing its versatility of delivery methods.
This year, Walgreens said Red Nose Day funds raised will be used by its grantee partners to help address the impact of COVID-19 on underserved children in the country.
LeafLine Wellness added extra-strength CBD topicals to its Happy Place brand of products.
Mad Tasty won the Drug Store News/ECRM Buyers’ Choice Award for its Hemp Infused Wellness Boost at ECRM’s Healthy Living, Vitamin & Nutrition Session held in March. The runner-up was Natreve's immunity supplement.
The company's new donation feature allows myWalgreens members to donate Walgreens Cash rewards directly to local nonprofits via Walgreens.com and the retailer’s mobile app.
During the final panel of the Drug Store News Industry Issues Summit, held virtually in November, panelists discussed the partnerships between retailers and suppliers.
CbdMD Sour CBD Gummies, available in sour orange, strawberry, raspberry and tropical flavors, come in three strengths and are free of THC, the company said.