Friday 21 October 2016, 12:58PM
Blackmores NZ marketers Maria Johnston and Kylie Jillings have been recognised for an innovative marketing campaign promoting vitamins and supplements.
Friday 21 October 2016, 11:27AM
Thousands of New Zealanders have stopped smoking in October, but one pharmacist hasn't seen an increase in customers seeking help so far.
Thursday 20 October 2016, 4:00PM
Improved relationships with health professionals, technological advances and engagement with legislators are key to the over-the-counter medications industry's future, according NZSMI executive director Scott Milne.
Wednesday 19 October 2016, 3:27PM
Hospital pharmacists do not appear to be overly affected by the ongoing junior doctors’ strike, although some are providing support in wards.
Wednesday 19 October 2016, 2:30PM
Health minister Jonathan Coleman admitted forming strategies to prevent suicides is a work in progress during a live chat hosted by Stuff today.
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Tuesday 04 October 2016, 10:20AM
Having the right people with a can-do attitude is crucial to achieving good sales results, a Retail Superstar winner says
Tuesday 06 September 2016, 9:18AM
Forget bribing your customers with rewards, getting to know them on a personal level is key to having loyal customers, according to a pharmacist at a busy Auckland pharmacy.
Friday 02 September 2016, 4:12PM
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Now that pharmacists are feeling the crunch of ever-squeezed drug margins, many are increasingly relying on the retail side of their businesses to ensure financial viability.
Thursday 13 October 2016, 8:39AM
Creating a business with staff who like their job and want to stay is in the hands of the leader, says Paul Ardin, national manager of Ask Your Team.
Thursday 13 October 2016, 8:32AM
Are pharmacists the greatest salespeople in the world?
Monday 05 September 2016, 3:40PM
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A pharmacy in Hastings known as the “luckiest Lotto shop” is not only good for the punters, it’s also a good source of revenue for the business.
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Steffan Crausaz, PHARMAC Chief Executive, would like to take the time to wish pharmacists from all over New Zealand Happy World Pharmacists Day for Sunday 25 September
News from New Zealand's pharmacy schools
Thursday 13 October 2016, 8:45AM
St John’s in Newfoundland, Canada, is a long way away from Dunedin, but when it comes to pharmacy, it’s a small world.
Thursday 13 October 2016, 8:48AM
Growing up, Amber Young was interested in science, health and helping people, attributes that remain with her today as she juggles roles as a PhD candidate, research assistant and clinical editor of the New Zealand Formulary.
Tuesday 06 September 2016, 10:33AM
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The Auckland School of Pharmacy team has made it through to the semi-finals of the 2016 Australia and New Zealand Pharmacy Student Business Plan Competition
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