12/11/2014 - 7:47pm

Kermit Crawford, a key architect in the transformation of pharmacy practice and the elevation of health-and-wellness services at the nation's largest drug chain, is retiring at the end of this year. DSN spoke at length with the pharmacy veteran about his role in the evolution of pharmacy at Walgreens, his outlook for the profession, and his own plans for 2015 and beyond.

 
12/11/2014 - 7:46pm

The Kermit Crawford era at Walgreens is drawing to a close. As of Dec. 31, Crawford, one of the industry’s best known and most respected pharmacy executives, will retire as president of pharmacy, health and wellness at the nation’s top drug store chain. 

12/11/2014 - 3:13pm

David Dillon will retire as chairman of the board on Dec. 31 after 38 years of service.

 

12/11/2014 - 3:10pm

Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies has named Jorge Mesquita as worldwide chairman, effective Dec. 15, overseeing such brands as Aveeno, Johnson’s, Listerine, Neutrogena and Tylenol.

12/11/2014 - 2:15pm

Kroger on Thursday announced that Nora Aufreiter has been elected to the company's board of directors.

12/10/2014 - 5:25pm

Walgreens announced that Greg Wasson, president and CEO, will retire shortly after the close of the second step of the Alliance Boots transaction

 

12/10/2014 - 3:55pm

Walmart announced that Judith McKenna has been promoted to COO for Walmart U.S.

12/09/2014 - 12:01pm

Golub Corp., which owns and operates 134 Price Chopper grocery stores, has hired Leo Taylor as SVP of human resources, reporting directly to Scott Grimmett, EVP and COO.

12/08/2014 - 4:23pm

"There are no perfect organizations, and we all have a performance gap between where we are and where we hope to land," writes Dan Mack in his latest blog entry.