10/06/2015 - 11:37am

Walmart will provide free blood glucose, blood pressure, vision screenings and product samples —and more than 10,000 of the company’s pharmacists will offer immunizations in select stores. 

10/05/2015 - 12:48pm

Seven stores in two markets will have Hearing Centers, and five stores in another market will have optical services starting later this fall. 

10/05/2015 - 12:00pm
Kroger is completing the installation of its Digital Shelf Edge smart shelf technology to 2,200 shelves throughout the center of the supermarket, including most aisles with dry goods Cinicinnati.com is reporting. “It has the potential to reinvent brick-and-mortar retailing,” Kroger’s VP research and development Brett Bonner said. “It brings the info-richness of the Internet to the sight, sounds, smells and touching of in-store shopping.” (Cincinnati.com)
10/05/2015 - 9:23am

Sam’s Club made some expansive personnel and strategy changes focused on merchandising on the same day that Walmart announced job cuts at its home office in Bentonville, Ark.

10/05/2015 - 8:49am

The seventh president in Meijer's 81-year history hails from Columbus, Ohio and is a graduate of Ohio Northern University’s College of Pharmacy.

10/02/2015 - 11:31am

The long-rumored cuts were detailed in an internal memo with the subject line “a company positioned for the future,” that Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., President and CEO Doug McMillon distributed to the company’s home office employees on Friday. 

10/01/2015 - 3:56pm

Supervalu’s non-executive chairman Jerry Storch credits Duncan with turning the company around since he took over, repositioning the company’s three core business segments since he took the reigns in 2013. 

10/01/2015 - 12:07pm

The contest is aimed at recognizing Rite Aid pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy managers, pharmacy cashiers and Wellness Ambassadors, for their commitment to providing excellent customer service.

10/01/2015 - 8:31am

Total drug store sales for the 30-week period increased 2.3% with sales of $15.3 billion.