06/14/2016 - 9:21am

Rite Aid acquired the assets of bankrupt HealthSpot for $1.2 million, according to a MedCity News report published Monday. "That price is a bargain compared to the $5.2 million valuation Dublin, Ohio-based HealthSpot placed on its assets and IP when the Columbus, Ohio, bankruptcy court accepted its liquidation plan in March," MedCity reported. "HealthSpot said that $3.5 million of those assets were in the form of 191 telemedicine kiosks, just 54 of which had ever been deployed." (MedCity News

06/10/2016 - 7:57am

The Federal Trade Commission is nearing its decision on the proposed merger of Rite Aid by Walgreens Boots Alliance, The New York Post reported late Thursday night, and signs point toward an approval. "The FTC’s biggest concern is the merger will give the combined company too much power when negotiating prices with pharmacy benefit managers," The Post reported. "[But] on Thursday, the chief executive of the No. 1 pharmacy manager, Express Scripts’ Tim Wentworth, said he welcomed the merger." (The New York Post

06/07/2016 - 9:47am

In a new study released exclusively to Adweek, Boston-based consultancy C Space homed in on consumer loyalty among the big retail players, attempting to flesh out some insights about what makes shoppers come back. (Adweek

06/06/2016 - 7:11am

Incorporating learnings from recent consumer research, Rite Aid on Sunday gave its circular a makeover – making the circular easier to navigate and more digital friendly.

06/01/2016 - 3:57pm

Pharmacy technology companies offer solutions that innovate pharmacy care and help improve patient outcomes.

06/01/2016 - 9:22am

Rite Aid announced Wednesday the grand opening of its new distribution center in Spartanburg, S.C., located at 789 Flatwood Industrial Drive.

05/31/2016 - 11:02am

Folds of Honor also announced a new initiative supported by Rite Aid. Called DreamShip, a fully functional hot-air baloon, is designed to raise awareness and inspire people across the country.

05/18/2016 - 11:26am

TheraBand's latest advancements include TheraBand CLX, a patented, next-generation resistance band featuring consecutive loops that provide a range of benefits, such as faster exercise transitions, additional high-impact full body exercises and easy grip options. 

05/10/2016 - 11:15am

A slowdown in the once revved-up anti-aging segment in the skin care category has brands and retailers looking for more fertile options like the natural skin care arena and therapeutic skin care.