12/20/2016 - 9:14am

Walgreens Boots Alliance and Rite Aid have entered into an agreement to sell 865 Rite Aid stores and certain assets related to store operations to Fred’s for $950 million.

12/19/2016 - 11:45am

Rite Aid is putting out all the stops to help customers finish their shopping this holiday season.

12/14/2016 - 12:35pm

Health Dialog is a market leader in SDM, Frost & Sullivan noted, having pioneered integrated, customized, white-label decision-making solutions across the healthcare industry.

12/05/2016 - 12:02pm

Rite Aid's Vaccine Central, an assessment tool where visitors can complete a personal immunization evaluation, is an additional resource for people to further review immunization recommendations.

12/02/2016 - 6:00pm

Read highlights from the 18th DSN Industry Issues Summit, which saw record attendance with about 275 attendees, three panels and a keynote from Fox News’s Tucker Carlson. 

11/29/2016 - 2:30pm

Topics for discussion at the Drug Store News Issue Summit include pharmacies’ role in the care of chronic condition patients, coordinating and connecting the touchpoints across the omni-channel platforms, how technology and consumerism will fuel personalized medicine and measuring and monitoring patient outcomes.

11/21/2016 - 4:21pm

Sales will last through Nov. 26 and be offered on a wide array of products, including fragrance sets, snacks, pizza, ice cream, and a camera drone. 

11/21/2016 - 10:28am

The proliferation of online grocery delivery is a sign of the “Sheep Effect,” according to a retail analyst interviewed on CBS’s Sunday Morning, which aired a segment on the evolution of omnichannel retail.

11/14/2016 - 11:40am

A Trump administration increases the likelihood that Walgreens Boots Alliance will successfully close its proposed acquisition of Rite Aid, though the deal's acual closing date may be extended further into the first quarter of 2017, suggested a Seeking Alpha opinion piece published Sunday.  "A new administration will be more open to the Kroger solution [buying Rite Aid prescription files and moving them in-house] than the previous administration," Seeking Alpha wrote. "Given the current hostile environment for consumer mergers, it is hard not to believe that the new regime increases the odds of regulatory approval at least modestly." (Seeking Alpha)