September 23, 2015

The new advertisement for Nexcare from 3M is the result of a contest that asked consumers to think up a new situation for Nexcare Nana that launched in June. 

September 23, 2015

Smith Drug Co. announced Wednesday that it had tapped a former McKesson and Walmart executive as its SVP pharmacy solutions.

September 22, 2015

Bloomberg Business reports that the company in charge of A&P, currently in bankruptcy, has won court approval to sell 95 of its stores to Acme Markets and Stop & Shop. The sale will net $370 million. 

September 22, 2015

The Puget Sound Business Journal is reporting that Haggen is attempting to sell its $12.16 million in assets to Albertsons and Safeway. Some $8.9 million of those assets include customer and prescription records, as well as other pharmacy information. 

September 22, 2015

The acquisition of PunchTab is Walmart’s 15th acquisition by @WalmartLabs in the last four years. 

September 21, 2015

PepsiCo last week tapped Walmart’s former head of mobile and digital to head to oversee potentially large changes at the company, according to Quartz. 

September 21, 2015

According to a new report from Packaged Facts, 3-in-10 consumers surveyed have opted for same-day delivery in the past year. 

September 18, 2015

Sixty percent of holiday shoppers say they have increased their online spending in the past to qualify for free shipping, according to the 2015 Holiday Shopping Survey from Pitney Bowes. 

September 17, 2015

In Q2, Rite Aid completed its EnvisionRx acquisition and continued its move toward becoming a retail healthcare company, chairman and CEO John Standley said when announcing the company's quarterly earnings.

September 17, 2015

Perry Drug founder Jack Robinson was also a past chairman of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores. 

September 17, 2015

In conjunction with its focus on wellness announced earlier this week, Target issued a Fitbit activity and sleep tracking device to its associates, the retailer announced Wednesday. 

September 16, 2015

In the next few days, Prime Now will also add deliveries from some of LA’s local stores. 

September 16, 2015

Wal-Mart will provide grocery pickup services in the parking lots of five Neighborhood Market stores in northwest Arkansas by the week of Sept. 21. 

September 15, 2015

Targeting every market with a Health Mart pharmacy, the compay’s new ad campaign is supported by turn-key marketing solutions that enable stores to leverage the Health Mart brand.

September 15, 2015

A full range of partnerships and programs dedicated to wellness will be unveiled throughout 2016, Target says. 

September 15, 2015

The company is testing on-demand delivery in Minneapolis, with plans to expand to other the service in the future. 

September 14, 2015

Food Lion is showcasing its redesign of its private label products by offering a special discount to customers who buy its store brands.

September 14, 2015

The Perrigo offer notwithstanding, Mylan is committed and well-positioned to pursue the OTC segment independently given its global scale and capabilities, company says. 

September 11, 2015

The hiring comes just months after the retailer tapped former Walmart executives to fill the head merchant and CFO roles at the 389-store retailer.

September 11, 2015

Kroger will target 12 years of consecutive same-store sales growth when it reports third-quarter results in three months. 

September 10, 2015

In addition to Ahold USA, Nick Bertram has served in operations roles for Jewel-Osco, Supervalu and Walmart. 

September 10, 2015

Kroger’s CEO said that the appointments were part of a new organizational structure that emphasizes depth of leadership at the company.

September 10, 2015

NBTY's president NBTY International will be responsible for the creation of targeted growth strategies for brands such as Solgar, Nature's Bounty and MET-Rx.