03/15/2017 - 1:45pm

According to the latest Walgreens Flu Index, four of the top 10 markets still experiencing high levels of flu activity are in Texas, including three of the top five markets.

03/14/2017 - 2:42pm

Fred’s could purchase additional stores, distribution centers, software and personnel, according to a news report.

03/10/2017 - 3:31pm

Both Adam Holyk and Joe Hartsig will assume their new roles, effective April 1, and report to Alex Gourlay, co-COO for Walgreens Boots Alliance.

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.

03/10/2017 - 11:41am

WestLab is committed to offering affordable prices with salts products ranging from $3.99 to$8.99, the company added.

03/08/2017 - 1:53pm

Texas continues to see signs of flu activity, with four markets in the Lone Star State making this week’s list. 

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.

03/03/2017 - 11:14am

Walgreens’ latest CIO — who joined the company in 2009 — has previously held posts at Orbitz and Intuit, as well as the Department of Defense.