12/11/2014 - 7:46pm

The Kermit Crawford era at Walgreens is drawing to a close. As of Dec. 31, Crawford, one of the industry’s best known and most respected pharmacy executives, will retire as president of pharmacy, health and wellness at the nation’s top drug store chain. 

12/10/2014 - 5:25pm

Walgreens announced that Greg Wasson, president and CEO, will retire shortly after the close of the second step of the Alliance Boots transaction

 

12/09/2014 - 2:39pm

Flu activity is picking up across the South, according to the latest Walgreens Flu Index.

12/08/2014 - 10:57am

Walgreens and MDLive on Monday introduced a new telehealth offering that will give Walgreens website users 24/7 access to U.S. board-certified doctors through its mobile application.

 

12/04/2014 - 11:36am

Linda Filler has been named president retail products and chief merchandising officer effective Jan. 1.

 

12/04/2014 - 11:29am

Alliance Boots on Thursday announced that it has completed the acquisition of a 12% stake in Nanjing Pharmaceutical in China. As a result of the investment, Alliance Boots becomes the second largest shareholder of the company with the right to nominate board members and a member of the senior management.

12/03/2014 - 10:18am

Walgreens announced the launch of its private-label wearables device on YouTube.

 

12/03/2014 - 9:48am

Walgreens posted November sales of $6.4 billion, an increase of 4.9%.

 

12/02/2014 - 12:27pm

According to the “State of Small Gifting Report,” nearly all service providers (94%) feel more appreciated when they are remembered during the holidays.