Weekly Comment

Every month Pharmacy Daily recruits an industry professional to be our guest columnist and supply the industry with general information about their profession or service, which features in the issue each Monday.
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Weekly comment

Posted: Mon 22 Nov 10

The Importance of Signage

How you use signage in your store (both internally and externally) is essential to your retailing success.

Posted: Mon 15 Nov 10

Merchandising by numbers

When it comes to effective merchandising strategies for your business the old adage is true - if you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it.

Posted: Mon 08 Nov 10

Retailing is not just about buying

Let’s face it, most pharmacists didn’t do their pharmacy degree with the aim of becoming a retailer, but for many pharmacists being a good retailer is imperative.

Posted: Mon 01 Nov 10

Taking a category approach

Category management is about balance: product ranges with shelf space, volume with profitability and days of supply with turnover, or stock turns.

Posted: Mon 25 Oct 10

What’s next? The Future of the Bottom Line

It is official: the 40 cent PBS online incentive has finished.

Posted: Mon 18 Oct 10

Mirixa Australia Programs: an investment into your future

It seems that everyone understands the “why do it” when it comes to Mirixa Australia programs.

Posted: Mon 11 Oct 10

The evolution of the CMI

IN June 1995, the first electronic CMIs were distributed to pharmacies on floppy disk, and the pharmacist was required to load the disk and perform a CMI Update, which, depending on your computer at the time, might have taken a couple of hours.

Posted: Mon 27 Sep 10

Skin Cancer

Given Australia’s climate, it isn’t surprising that we have one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world.