08/30/2012 - 3:13pm

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 1.9 million new cases of diabetes are diagnosed each year. To help its customers better understand this illness, Sam's Club pharmacy locations are offering free diabetes and vision screenings (diabetes is a leading cause of blindness) for members and the public on Saturday, Sept. 8 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

08/30/2012 - 2:18pm

Club retailer Costco Wholesale posted sales of $7.4 billion for the month of August, reporting an 8% sales increase over August 2011 and an increase in comps that beat analysts' expectations.

08/30/2012 - 11:02am

Kroger announced that its customers can enjoy their summer fuel savings through December.

08/30/2012 - 9:18am

A 4.2% increase in August same-store sales at Target was at the high end of the company's forecast range.

08/29/2012 - 2:38pm

Moving ahead with its previously announced turnaround strategy, Supervalu said it has overhauled its executive leadership team.

08/29/2012 - 2:12pm

Walmart is bringing Americans some much-wanted relief at the pump this fall and winter with the return of its "Great Gas Rollback" program.

08/29/2012 - 10:44am

Peapod has launched a new service through which customers can order their groceries online and pick them up at a store.

08/29/2012 - 10:07am

In the battle to find a cure for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, scientists from Belgium have made a rare discovery: a new gene that influences survival time of ALS. The findings, reported in a recent issue of Nature Medicine, were funded in part by CVS/pharmacy and the ALS Therapy Alliance, a Boston-based nonprofit.

08/28/2012 - 7:44pm

While the growth in healthcare costs remains a threat in the United States, the growth in drug expenditures is moderating, but numerous opportunities exist for retail, according to a speech delivered Tuesday morning at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores' 2012 Pharmacy and Technology Conference in Denver by Doug Long, VP industry relations of healthcare industry research firm IMS Health.