12/23/2014 - 10:05am

Walgreens expects to close its merger with Alliance Boots by the end of the year, pending shareholder approval on Dec. 29, the retailer announced Tuesday. 

12/23/2014 - 8:01am

Shares of Walgreens were on the rise in pre-market trading Tuesday morning, as Walgreens reported a 16.4% lift in quarterly profit to $809 million that was credited to the 222 million prescriptions filled in the first quarter ended Nov. 30.

12/19/2014 - 4:51pm

Walgreens on Friday announced that it intends to apply to list the shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance common stock on The Nasdaq Stock Market under the ticker symbol “WBA” following the closing of the previously announced reorganization of Walgreens into a holding company structure.

12/19/2014 - 11:50am

Dollar General on Friday stated that it remains actively engaged in discussions with the Federal Trade Commission regarding the extent of potential divestitures that would be required in connection with an acquisition of Family Dollar Stores.

12/18/2014 - 10:57am

Rite Aid is expanding RediCllnic into new markets and leveraging kiosks, health coaches and a number of innovative new programs that are helping to convert its stores from traditional drug stores to a model of retail-driven health care for the future.

12/18/2014 - 10:51am

Supervalu announced Wednesday that it has launched SVInsights, a data exchange portal to enhance the working relationships between Supervalu and the manufacturer and broker community.

12/18/2014 - 8:10am

Rite Aid on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter revenues of $6.7 billion, an increase of 5.3%, driven primarily by same-store sales, the drug store retailer said.

12/17/2014 - 4:23pm

CVS has developed an omnichannel strategy for this holiday season. The retailer is focused on targeting customers online, on mobile and in stores.

 

12/17/2014 - 9:25am

Kroger announced Wednesday that the company has been accepted as an elite member of Energy Star Certification Nation by the Environmental Protection Agency.