09/29/2011 - 9:46am

Bartell Drugs is introducing a new way for customers to donate to local schools and nonprofit organizations, the regional retail pharmacy chain said Thursday.

09/29/2011 - 9:44am

The chief investment officer of Trian Fund Management has been named to the board of directors at Family Dollar, the retailer announced.

09/29/2011 - 9:29am

To curb avoidable hospital readmissions among seniors, CVS Caremark has teamed up with a provider of transitional care services to help these patients better manage and understand their medication regimens.

09/28/2011 - 2:23pm

“When it comes to advancing pharmacy to truly become the ‘practice of the future,’ we must tell our story.” That was a key message that Steve Anderson, National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO, had for next-generation pharmacists attending the Dean’s Convocation at the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus on Tuesday.

09/28/2011 - 2:10pm

CVS/pharmacy held a grand opening event on Tuesday at its distribution center in Chemung, N.Y., which attracted federal, state and local officials to celebrate the occasion.

09/28/2011 - 1:44pm

Walgreens is reorganizing its merchandising and marketing leadership teams to better align and to enhance the integration of those groups.
As part of the changes, the role of chief marketing officer will be eliminated. As a result, Kim Feil will be leaving the company effective Sept. 30.

09/28/2011 - 1:19pm

In her new role as president and CEO of Walmart Canada, Shelley Broader will be tasked with addressing new competition from Target and other retailers expanding into Canada. Broader, who joined Walmart Canada in 2010 as chief merchandising officer, will assume her new role, effective immediately.

09/28/2011 - 12:33pm

Nestlé EVP and CFO Jim Singh will retire in March 2012 after 35 years with the company.

09/28/2011 - 11:51am

Retailers shouldn't be fearful of Halloween, as more consumers are expected to celebrate the holiday this year, the National Retail Federation said.