02/02/2011 - 2:01pm

Safeway's plans to open stores in the San Francisco Bay Area are under way, according to published reports.

02/02/2011 - 12:08pm

In an effort to create 30 new community pharmacy residency positions by funding programs across the nation, the charitable arm of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores announced the grant application, review and approval process for its Community Pharmacy Residency Expansion Project.

02/02/2011 - 11:33am

Pharmacy wholesaler H.D. Smith has promoted three of its executives.

02/01/2011 - 1:13pm

McKesson Corp. on Monday reported revenue of $28.2 billion for its fiscal third quarter, ended Dec. 31, 2010. Third-quarter earnings per diluted share were 60 cents, which included a pre-tax average wholesale price litigation charge of $189 million ($133 million after-tax, or 52 cents per diluted share).

02/01/2011 - 12:26pm

Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee last week appointed Helena Foulkes, EVP and chief marketing officer for CVS Caremark, to the R.I. Economic Development Corp. board of directors, according to published reports.

02/01/2011 - 12:15pm

Warehouse mass merchandiser Costco will use an online portal to increase in-store product knowledge and enhance shoppers’ experiences.

02/01/2011 - 10:02am

Specialty pharmacy provider BioScrip hopes to save $15 million through a cost-reduction and streamlining plan, the company said Monday.

02/01/2011 - 9:58am

Walgreens on Tuesday announced the implementation of its Walgreens Way to Well Commitment program, a new Walgreens initiative geared toward improving the everyday health of Americans nationwide.

02/01/2011 - 9:38am

A regional supermarket chain is celebrating 75 years of service.