05/20/2015 - 4:32pm

A retail pharmacy giant is beginning to fully harness the power of scale. Now firmly established as one of the top retailers of prescription drugs in the United States, Walmart may soon lay claim to an even bigger share of the pharmacy and OTC market as its leaders learn to align pharmacy operations and in-store marketing efforts more closely with other departments within Walmart’s Supercenters, discount stores and Neighborhood Markets.

05/20/2015 - 4:32pm

The retail behemoth that is Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is fixing its sights on a new target: the nation’s overstretched and overly costly primary healthcare system. The result could be a major disruption of that system and the acceleration of health reform in America.

05/20/2015 - 11:01am

The National Association of the Boards of Pharmacy named Rite Aid's Mike Podgurski honorary president.

05/20/2015 - 10:41am

The new Center for Healthcare Regulatory Insight within KPMG's Healthcare and Life Sciences Practice will be led by seasoned regulatory and policy veteran Larry Kocot.

05/19/2015 - 4:39pm

Ricky Kenig, founder of New York City’s infamous beauty supply chain Ricky’s NYC, has left the company to start a new beauty venture. Enter Kenig + Alcone.

05/19/2015 - 2:29pm

GMDC's Dave McConnell to hand the reigns to Patrick Spear on June 1. 

05/15/2015 - 11:57am

AB Acquisition LLC — parent company of Albertson's, New Albertson's and Safeway (collectively Albertsons) — has named industry veteran Mark Panzer as SVP of pharmacy, health and wellness, overseeing the company's 1,760 pharmacies in 34 states across the country.

05/15/2015 - 11:18am

Weis Markets named Richard Gunn SVP merchandising and marketing. 

 

05/13/2015 - 12:43pm

Smith brings more than 20 years of supply chain experience to the company.