10/17/2016 - 3:33pm

The drug store industry said goodbye to two icons of the business in September. Charles R. “Cork” Walgreen III, 80, former president, CEO, chairman of the board and chairman emeritus of the company that bears his family’s name, and David Bloom, 76, the former, long-time CEO of Shoppers Drug Mart, passed away last month.

10/17/2016 - 12:38pm

At its Annual Convention, the National Community Pharmacists Association awarded its Willard B. Simmons Independent Pharmacy of the Year award to Randy McDonough, and a team from the University of Texas at Austin School of Pharmacy earned top prize at the 2016 Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan Competition.

10/12/2016 - 10:02am

Rosalind Brewer, Sam's Club CEO, first joined Walmart in 2006 as regional VP, overseeing operations in Georgia. She later became division president of the Southeast, and then president of Walmart East.

10/11/2016 - 9:59am

Weis Markets' new chief information officer will oversee day-to-day information technology functions, working in support of marketing and merchandising, supply chain and in-store management retail applications.

10/10/2016 - 8:39am

CHPA has helped CADCA activate coalitions around National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month in October; recognize and reward those coalitions; and provide coalitions with StopMedicineAbuse.org.

10/07/2016 - 9:07am

HDA's Perry Fri will continue to serve in his current role as EVP industry relations, membership and education for HDA.

09/29/2016 - 10:17am

Brian McNamara succeeds Emma Walmsley, who was last week appointed GSK CEO Designate succeeding Sir Andrew Witty as GSK CEO.

09/28/2016 - 10:26am

The University of Rhode Island on Tuesday elected former CVS Health chairman and CEO Tom Ryan as chairman of the University of Rhode Island Foundation Board of Directors.

09/28/2016 - 9:52am

Corrective Education Company works with retailers to provide shoplifting solutions that give first-time offenders a "second chance" without having to incur a criminal record.