Rite Aid is paying $5.7 million for the pharmacy records at 12 A&P stores and up to $2.3 million for the inventory at those stores.
Rite Aid Pharmacy & Business News
FSI advertising expenditures are up 2% across pharmacy retailers and up 7% among grocers.
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Rite Aid promotes several executives into new roles that will help further the company's objective in becoming a comprehensive retail healthcare company.
RediClinic announced Monday donations totaling $40,000 to eight YMCAs serving the greater Baltimore/Washington D.C., Philadelphia and Seattle areas.
Rite Aid announced same-store sales increased 2.4% for the four weeks ended July 25.
Rite Aid has announced Reliance ACO, based in southeast Mich., as the latest healthcare provider to join its Rite Aid Health Alliance initiative.
Rite Aid stores are hoping to attract more back-to-school shoppers with a new assortment of supplies, including affordable electronics and dorm room furniture.
When Drug Store News last profiled Rite Aid in 2012, the company was posting its best results in years and completing a historic turnaround that saw the chain traveling full speed ahead on its Road to Wellness.
Rite Aid's first-of-its-kind model pairs licensed healthcare providers with state-of-the-art technology to deliver a truly unique solution to consumers looking for convenient and quality healthcare.