02/01/2013 - 11:22am

Rite Aid will refinance part of its debt, the retail pharmacy chain announced.

01/31/2013 - 12:20pm

A standards-development organization for the pharmacy services industry has updated a white paper on protecting consumers and patients from accidental overdoses of the painkiller acetaminophen.

01/31/2013 - 11:34am

Rite Aid reported a 0.3% increase in comps for the month of January, the retail pharmacy chain said.

01/30/2013 - 4:08pm

Rite Aid is promoting heart health to mark American Heart Month in February.

01/25/2013 - 12:23pm

Students at an Ohio pharmacy school are taking part in a nationwide effort to boost medication adherence.

01/24/2013 - 10:57am

Rite Aid has raised nearly $600,000 for a United Way chapter in Pennsylvania, the retail pharmacy chain said.

01/23/2013 - 4:04pm

Five pharmacies dominated prescription drug dispensing revenues in the United States last year, according to a new study.

01/18/2013 - 4:23pm

Costco announced in its January 2013 magazine that it would begin offering pharmacy benefit management services, targeting small businesses and highlighting a 200-employee company based in Washington state.

It remains to be seen whether the club retailer's efforts to compete with the existing PBM businesses of companies like CVS Caremark, Walgreens and Walmart will be successful, and analysts like Citi's Deborah Weinswig appear skeptical that they will. But whatever the outcome, it's clear that Costco is looking to compete in a bigger way.

01/17/2013 - 11:41am

Rite Aid has obtained 400,000 new seasonal flu shots, which began arriving in stores earlier this week, the retail pharmacy chain said.