Rite Aid has converted almost half of its store base to the highly successful Wellness store format since 2012.
Several categories are heating things up in the beauty aisles, especially Korean beauty.
Fred’s has pledged to buy up to 1,200 stores should the Walgreens Boots Alliance-Rite Aid merger be approved the FTC.
In the coming weeks, Walgreens may certify compliance to accelerate the decision on the Rite Aid deal, the company's CEO reported.
Walgreens Boots Alliance's retail pharmacy USA division realized second-quarter sales of $21.8 billion, an increase of 1.5% over the year-ago quarter.
Amanda Bourque, a Rite Aid pharmacy technician from Coventry, R.I., and JoAnn Lankford, a Rite Aid customer from Providence Forge, Va., were selected at random from more than 13,000 unique entries.
Walgreens Boots Alliance is reportedly setting a deadline on its $9.7 billion proposed merger with Rite Aid through a declaration of “certified compliance” with Federal Trade Commission.
Since becoming a partner in 1994, Rite Aid has raised nearly $81 million, including $6 million in 2016, for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.
MMR vaccinations are available upon request at Rite Aid pharmacies in 28 states and the District of Columbia, subject to state regulations, during pharmacy hours. No appointment is necessary.
Fred’s could purchase additional stores, distribution centers, software and personnel, according to a news report.