Walmart, Costco and Rite Aid are three retailers driving significant traction in vitamin, mineral and supplement sales, TABS Group reported in May, helping to take share away from such online retailers as Amazon, which captures 36% of all online vitamin traffic, even as sales overall were up 3% to $11.8 billion.
Costco Pharmacy & Business News
Costco is trying to increase its membership base in Canada with an innovative social media campaign.
Costco reported a lift in U.S. same-store sales during the month of April.
With more than $225 billion in pharmacy sales and more than 67,000 stores, the 2015 PoweRx list represents more than 80% of the total retail pharmacy business.
With its treasure-hunt style shopping and broad array of brand and private-label products at attractive prices, Costco has successfully carved out a unique business model that resonates with its 76 million cardholders.
Hampered by a calendar shift, Costco reported that comps were down during the month of March.
With average ratings of 67%, supermarket chains earned the highest level of trust in the 2015 Temkin Trust Ratings.
Costco sees a lift in second-quarter sales and net income benefits from a tax benefit.
Following its fallout with American Express, Costco reaches agreements with Citi and Visa.
Costco posted a sales gain for the month of January.