June 12, 2015

Kmart has revamped its marketing team as part of an effort to revive the brand and evolve the company’s overall marketing, according to an Ad Age report.

June 8, 2015

Despite a 14.5% decline in same-store sales at Sears and 7% at Kmart in the first quarter ended May 2, Sears Holdings’ CFO says the company’s transformation is continuing apace.

May 21, 2015

LivingSocial picks up health and wellness and ecommerce veteran to become the company's CFO. 

May 7, 2015

Clinical research organization Biorasi has tapped Doug Klinger, president of Health & Wellness Solutions for Sears Holdings, to serve on its advisory board.

April 20, 2015

Kmart and Shop Your Way have unveiled the new Shop Your Way Pharmacy Rewards Program.
 

April 10, 2015

AB Acquisition LLC — parent company of Albertson's LLC, New Albertson's Inc. and Safeway (collectively Albertsons) — announced on Friday that Bob Miller, the company's current executive chairman, will assume the additional role of CEO, effective immediately.

April 9, 2015

Walgreens Boots Alliance will be a buyer in consolidating healthcare market, Stefano Pessina told analysts Thursday. 

April 1, 2015

The recently merged Albertsons and Safeway organization has named a new president of the Intermountain division.

March 11, 2015

Sears Holdings' Shop Your Way Health has teamed up with Care.com to provide members with an exclusive offer for the month of March.

February 26, 2015

Sears Holdings reported a 2% drop in same-store sales at Kmart, but executives expressed optimism as the Q4 results "improved materially from last year."

February 2, 2015

Target is opening 15 stores this year, including additional TargetExpress and CityTarget smaller format locations as it looks to further reach guests in urban centers.

January 23, 2015

CVS Health, Kmart and Walgreens were the three pharmacy retailers each identified as one of the "Top 50 Employers" in a recent Careers & disABLED magazine survey.

January 22, 2015

Sears Holdings announced on Thursday that Phil Keough has joined the company as SVP and president, pharmacy.

January 20, 2015

Walgreens on Tuesday announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with Madison Dearborn Partners, a leading private equity firm based in Chicago, under which MDP will acquire a majority interest in Walgreens Infusion Services. 

January 12, 2015

Crossmark announced the opening of a new office in Deerfield, Ill., to make it easier for manufacturer clients to collaborate with Walgreens. 

 

December 4, 2014

Sears Holdings announced on Thursday that third-quarter results were in-line with estimates, with Kmart comparable-store sales on the upswing.

December 3, 2014

Holiday shopping online at Sears and Kmart is booming, Sears Holdings announced Tuesday. 

December 3, 2014

Walgreens announced the launch of its private-label wearables device on YouTube.

 

November 6, 2014

Shop Your Way, a free membership program and social shopping community, on Thursday announced the launch of a new health-and-wellness online resource called Shop Your Way Health.

November 4, 2014

Sears Holiding Co. joined the growing list of retailers with extended shopping hours on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Sears will open at its earliest time ever: 6 p.m., and Kmart will open its doors for 42 hours straight, from 6 a.m. on Thanksgiving to midnight on Black Friday.

October 21, 2014

Drug Store News has learned that Bryan Pugh, Walgreens VP U.S. merchandising, program development and execution, has left the company as of last week.

 

October 17, 2014

Walgreens on Thursday released a series of YouTube videos explaining facets of the chain's operations and how each of those areas support diverse communities. 

October 15, 2014

Sears Holdings Corp. has announced that Ronald Boire, EVP, chief merchandising officer and president, Sears Full Line Stores and Kmart Format, has left the company.

September 22, 2014

Through a partnership with a Florida veterinary company, ShotVet, Walgreens is offering preventive care services for pets at select stores in Massachusetts, according to the Boston Herald.