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Week of Mon, Jan 23rd, 2012

Former Genovese exec joins PearlBrite advisory board

Leonard Genovese, part of the family that ran the former Genovese Drug Stores Inc. chain, has been retained by PearlBrite Concepts Inc. to serve on its board of advisors management team.

CeraVe introduces renewing lotion

Coria Laboratories has expanded its popular CeraVe skin care line with CeraVe SA Renewing Lotion.

Banana Boat adds to CoolZone line

Banana Boat has begun rolling out a pair of new products for its CoolZone line and unveiled a sponsorship with NASCAR and IndyCar auto racing teams.

Watson: Court stays injunction for Lovenox generic

A federal appeals court has granted Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Amphastar Pharmaceuticals a stay of the preliminary injunction preventing them from marketing or selling Amphastar's enoxaparin sodium injection.

McKesson to distribute BlueScience to pharmacies

McKesson Corp. is slated to distribute BluScience dietary supplements from ChromaDex Corp. to about 4,000 community pharmacies.

Nipro acquires new HQ site

Nipro Diagnostics Inc., has purchased a new corporate facility in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to house many of its operations.

LipiGesic M migraine remedy hits CVS shelves

PuraMed BioScience Inc. has rolled out its LipiGesic M natural treatment for migraine headaches at CVS/pharmacy.

New chief takes over at Boehringer Ingelheim USA

Paul Fonteyne has been named U.S. country managing director and president and chief executive officer of Boehringer Ingelheim USA Corp.

Poll: Pharmacists are underused vitamin resource

A survey sponsored by Pharmavite's Nature Made brand found that many consumers don't take advantage of pharmacists' expertise about dietary supplements and vitamins.

Attitude Drinks lands distribution with Walgreens

Attitude Drinks, creator of the Phase III Recovery exercise recovery aid, has inked a distribution agreement with Walgreens in Florida.

CVS adopts ACI check management solution

CVS/pharmacy has implemented a check management system from ACI Worldwide Inc. that the technology provider said enables the drug chain to automate and lower the cost of check authorization.

Kao names U.S. president as part of strategic realignment

Kao Corp. has appointed John Nosek President of Kao USA Inc., a beauty care company that merges Kao's prestige, mass and salon businesses in the United States.