Drug Store News editor in chief Rob Eder sat down with Randy Edeker, chairman, president and CEO of Hy-Vee and recently appointed National Association of Chain Drug Stores chairman, to discuss the current state of retail pharmacy, the big challenges facing the industry, his top priorities as NACDS chairman and the role a regional supermarket pharmacy chain like Hy-Vee can play in innovating health care and being a catalyst for change.
Retailers looking for opportunities in emerging markets should look East, particularly to China, which ranks as the top country in A.T. Kearney’s annual Global Retail Development Index (GRDI).
AmerisourceBergen is beginning construction on three new distribution centers opening in 2016 located in the South, the Midwest and the Northeast.
Pharmabox has become the latest kiosk operator of health and beauty supplies.
Sycamore Partners is set to operate 330 former Family Dollar locations as Dollar Express.
Juliette, Ga. marks location No. 12,000 for Dollar General.
GMDC and RetailNet Group have partnered on a new partnership tool called the GMDC/RNG Insights Portal.
Fred's is retooling all categories across the front-end in an effort to improve overall performance.
Industrial auctioneer Ritchie Bros. has announced that Rexall CFO Sharon Driscoll will be joining the company as CFO, effective July 6.
Type-2 diabetes patients do better when a pharmacist is a part of their care team.