10/19/2016 - 9:12am

Walgreens and Vitamin Angels reached the milestone of helping100 million children and mothers more than a year ahead of its original goal to achieve it by the end of 2017.   

10/19/2016 - 9:02am

Walgreens Boots Alliance is being recognized for its commitment to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals through programs like the Get a Shot. Give a Shot initiative.

10/19/2016 - 8:21am

The New York Post late Tuesday reported Kroger may be close to passing on acquiring some 650 stores that Walgreens and Rite Aid would have to sell to gain regulatory approval of their $17 billion merger, placing the deal in jeopardy. “The FTC is trying to preserve the stand-alone stores,” a source told The Post. “But Kroger might want to integrate. What happens to Rite Aids it buys that are near Krogers?” (The New York Post)

10/18/2016 - 1:59pm

Walgreens' safe medication disposal program, first announced in February, is the first ongoing national effort of its kind by a retailer to combat drug abuse and will expand to two additional states, Nevada and Maryland, by early November.

10/17/2016 - 4:26pm

The shave category is trying to get its groove back, and where sales are up a healthy 10.6% for the 52-week period ended Sept. 4, 2016, as tracked by IRI across multi-outlets.

10/17/2016 - 3:33pm

The drug store industry said goodbye to two icons of the business in September. Charles R. “Cork” Walgreen III, 80, former president, CEO, chairman of the board and chairman emeritus of the company that bears his family’s name, and David Bloom, 76, the former, long-time CEO of Shoppers Drug Mart, passed away last month.

10/17/2016 - 9:43am

With the new Ship to Store program, customers who order items to a local Walgreens or Duane Reade store for pick up will receive free shipping with no minimum order requirement.

10/13/2016 - 3:10pm

According to reports, Hurricane Matthew may result is as much as $10 billion in damages.

10/13/2016 - 8:36am

Walgreens Boots Alliance declares a regular quarterly dividend of 37.5 cents per share, an increase of 4.2% over the year-ago period.