McKesson Corp (MCK)
20 Nov 2017
FRANKFURT German drugmaker Bayer has hired the head of Nestle's baby food business to help it reverse a drop in revenue from consumer health brands, which often fail to appeal to buyers on Amazon and other online platforms.
* Amazon also expected to muscle in on prescription drugs (Adds details of online mail order in OTC, prescription drugs)
* Mckesson strengthens its portfolio of manufacturer solutions with the acquisition of RxCrossroads
Drug distributor McKesson Corp said on Monday it would buy drugstore operator CVS Health Corp's unit that provides various tailored services to pharma firms in a $735 million deal to expand the range of services it offers.
Nov 6 Drug distributor McKesson Corp said on Monday it would buy drugstore operator CVS Health Corp's unit that provides various tailored services to pharma firms in a $735 million deal to expand the range of services it offers.
Nov 6 Drug distributor McKesson Corp said on Monday it would buy rival CVS Health Corp's unit in a deal valued at $735 million in cash.
* MCKESSON SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH NRG TO INSTALL SOLAR ARRAYS AT MCKESSON FACILITY
McKesson Corp , the biggest U.S. drug distributor, posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit after a tie-up with Wal-Mart Stores Inc helped it buy generic drugs at lower prices, sending its shares up nearly 6 percent on Thursday.
* Shares up 6 pct; AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health gain (Adds comments from conference call, updates shares)
Oct 26 Drug wholesaler McKesson Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by strength in its distribution business.
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