01/25/2017 - 3:12pm

A new TD Bank survey found 74% of retail executives saying they believe sales will increase in the next 12 months. 

01/24/2017 - 2:59pm

The proposed $37 billion merger between Aetna and Humana hits a roadblock with a ruling from a federal judge in a lawsuit between the companies and the federal government. 

01/24/2017 - 11:29am

The news was announced in conjunction with the company's fourth quarter earnings call, and is part of the company's ongoing portfolio management.

01/23/2017 - 1:04pm

"As the Walgreens/Rite Aid merger agreement is set to expire on Jan. 27, Walgreens could look to re-cut the ... deal given the challenges, potentially enhancing its profile," noted DB analyst George Hill.

01/10/2017 - 1:25pm
The transaction is part of the European Commission’s antitrust divestiture requirements surrounding Teva’s acquisition of Allergan’s generics business. 
 
01/09/2017 - 2:01pm

The boards of both companies unanimously approved the $5.2 billion transaction, and the companies expect it to close by the end of February. 

01/06/2017 - 6:39pm

Overall, sales of multivitamins are relatively flat — 0.2% annual growth toward a $1.8 billion base. So, have sales of multivitamins plateaued, or are there pockets of opportunity out there?

01/06/2017 - 2:38pm

For the quarter ended Nov. 26, 2016, on a same-store basis, the PJC network's retail sales increased by 3.6%, pharmacy sales increased by 4.4% and front-end sales increased by 2.8%.

01/05/2017 - 8:25am

Walgreens operations in the U.S. realized a 1.1% quarterly increase in overall comp sales. Same-store pharmacy sales increased 2% compared with the year-ago quarter.