03/10/2017 - 2:18pm

Albertsons, Rite Aid, CVS, Walgreens and Walmart all saw significant rises in year-over-year satisfaction, with all advancing at least 3% year over year, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index.

03/08/2017 - 12:05pm
Wall Street investors have faith that the Federal Trade Commission will approve Walgreens Boots Alliance’s proposed acquisition of Rite Aid — and that’s having a positive influence on Walgreens’ stock, according to Crain’s Chicago Business. WBA’s shares have been up 6% this year and up 19% over March 2016, which Morningstar analyst Vishnu Lekraj says is due to “investor optimism that they’re going to be able to close the Rite Aid transaction.” (Crain’s Chicago Business)
 
03/07/2017 - 5:16pm

Walgreens reportedly is weighing whether or not to declare that its FTC application has "certified compliance," which would force the Federal Trade Commission to vote on its proposed acquisition of Rite Aid quickly.

03/06/2017 - 4:12pm

Quri recently shared the results of its study examining the importance of continuous in-store merchandising execution data in helping health and beauty brands drive increased return on investment during awards season. 

02/27/2017 - 4:02pm

Patient feedback at the convenient care clinics in New Jersey has been excellent, RediClinic CEO Web Golinkin told Drug Store News.

02/16/2017 - 10:53am

The number of stores to be divested to Fred’s Pharmacy was reportedly a big sticking point, but has now been resolved.

02/15/2017 - 2:44pm

Greenlight Capital’s David Einhorn reportedly initiates position with 1.5 million Fred’s Pharmacy shares and ups Rite Aid stake to nearly 20.5 million shares in the fourth quarter.

02/15/2017 - 11:55am

Naloxone is also available for purchase without patient specific prescriptions at Rite Aid pharmacies in 17 additional states.

02/03/2017 - 10:34am

The National Retail Federation estimates the proposed tax on imports could cost American families as much $1,700 per year.