BusinessDen on Monday reported that CVS Health has acquired real estate in the Denver area, though CVS Health spokesman Michael DeAngelis stated there were no announcements forthcoming on a Denver entry for CVS Health. "Right now CVS does not have any locations in Colorado," BusinessDen reported. "Walgreens lists five stores in Denver alone [and] Rite Aid has a handful of locations in the Denver area." (BusinessDen)
Institutional Investor recently released its annual ranking of the corporate leaders as seen from investment professionals — the 2016 All-America Executive Team. Near the top of the list was CVS Health and its CEO Larry Merlo.
The Philadelphia Business Journal is reporting that the Center City area of Philadelphia has just seen the opening of its first MinuteClinic at 1500 Spruce Street. The report notes that MinuteClinic operates 25 clinics in the Philadelphia region, which has seen steady growth in the past several years. (Philadelphia Business Journal)
With its holiday offerings, CVS/pharmacy is hoping to make it easy for shoppers to make it their one-stop shopping destination for healthier food options, entertaining and winter essentials to fight cough, cold and flu.
The 2015 Retail Health Innovation Challenge called on students to offer a two-minute pitch to a panel of judges, which included representatives from CVS Health, Johnson & Johnson’s McNeil Consumer Healthcare and the National Association of Chain Drug Stores.