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Blogs and opinion pieces on the trends and news in the retail pharmacy industry.

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Turning data into an asset

Jill Regan, LexisNexis Risk Solutions - Health Care's director of relationship management, details how automated prescriber verification can help pharmacies save time and headaches when it comes to prescriber data.

Editor’s Note: CVS Health's Merlo makes a strong case on 'Mad Money'

DSN editor in chief Seth Mendelson looks at how CVS Health is approaching healthcare and the impact it had on the company's bottom line in the third quarter.

Pharmacy consultant and industry expert Bruce Kneeland takes a look at an independent PBM business model focused on saving money and improving patient outcomes.

David Orgel highlights some recent efforts by retailers to boost their employee benefits — from innovative training to education — to attract and retain talent.

Sam Swartz of Duke Cannon shares key tips on how to win the premium men’s grooming category.

DisposeRx

DisposeRx founder and CEO John Holaday highlights the ways that pharmacies can play a role in helping patients safely dispose of unused and unwanted medication to prevent abuse and misuse.

Health Mart Atlas vice president of pharmacy performance Crystal Lennartz discusses industry-wide efforts McKesson is participating in to help bring about DIR fee reform.

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The current growth in the men’s personal care and grooming market highlights a shift in the way that male consumers traditionally have approached their personal care. Previously, men have shopped based on utility, with very little research behind the purchase required.

Walmart Health Exterior

DSN editor in chief Seth Mendelson highlights recent efforts by Walmart that signal the retailer is making the right moves.

DSN editor in chief Seth Mendelson discusses the various ways that retailers are beginning to rethink their approach to pharmacy.

Sera Labs founder and CEO Nancy Duitch discusses elements that retailers should consider when partnering with companies making CBD products.

PowerReviews’ Cheryl Sullivan writes about the important role that consumer-generated brand content can play in building a private-label OTC strategy to take on Amazon.

National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO Steve Anderson discusses how NACDS is advancing pharmacy’s partnership, in policy and practice in combating opioid abuse and addiction.

Drug Store News editor in chief Seth Mendelson discusses how retailers don’t necessarily need to scrap their tried-and-true playbook for new generations.

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