Archive for April 2020

Retail in the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic will likely be very painful formany legacy retailers such asKohl’s, J.C. Penney, and Macy’s, who are among the thousands of retailers forced to temporarily closetheirdoorsand could see an annual earnings drop of 50percent.To further complicatethis already precarious situation,other big-box retailers such as Target, Walmart Whole FoodsMarket/Amazon and Costco continue to thrive and take market share from these players even duringthisCOVID-19isolation period.

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COVID-19 CARES Act Aids Availability of OTC Products

On March 27, President Trump signed into law the Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act (HR 748). This landmark legislation provides financial relief for workers, small businesses, and healthcare professionals affected by the coronavirus…

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FDA’s Compendial Operations and Standards Branch (COSB)

FDA’s Compendial Operations and Standards Branch (COSB) a branch within FDA’s Office of Pharmaceutical Quality (OPQ) is responsible for the management of agency staff selection and the maintenance of participation in standards development activities…

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