With digital companies breathing down the necks of traditional merchants, and consumers collectively developing an acute case of attention deficient disorder spurred on by the likes of Amazon and others, now is the time for retailers to implement strategies that make their stores more and more interesting for consumers to shop.
CVS Pharmacy & Business News
The Woonsocket, R.I.-based company recently ran a survey that found that 61% of patients get a flu vaccine every year, or plan to get one this year.
CVS Caremark will offer visibility of costs and lower-cost alternatives at point of prescribing and at the pharmacy in an effort to cut down on dispensing delays and improve patient outcomes, the Woonsocket, R.I.-based company said.
CVS Pharmacy said it will kick off a three-day Black Friday sales event on Thanksgiving Day to run through Nov. 25, and hold flash sales during the week of Cyber Monday.
The CVS Health Impact Dashboard is designed to show how the Woonsocket, R.I.-based company supports health care access in each state, officials said.
Since it first began a registered apprenticeship program for pharmacy technicians in 2005, CVS Health said it has seen more than 4,700 people join in the retail pharmacy, prescription benefit management and retail store management tracks.
CVS Health is marking American Diabetes Month by emphasizing efforts patients can undertake to manage their conditions, as well as the services the company offers to make diabetes management easier.
In addition to solving the supply chain needs of its consumers, Walgreens also is making significant upgrades to the supply chain, feeding its more than 7,500 stores.
This acquisition will enhance McKesson’s commercialization solutions for manufacturers of branded, specialty, generic and biosimilar drugs, including comprehensive patient support, or “hub,” services.
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