April 27, 2015

Upsher-Smith held a Wine Tasting event on Monday night at NACDS Annual Meeting 2015.

April 27, 2015

Colgate-Palmolive held a party on Sunday night at the NACDS Annual Meeting 2015.

April 27, 2015

In an effort to highlight the achievements of Enactus, an international nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring students to improve the world through entrepreneurial action, several Enactus retail partners, members and others gathered for an intimate networking reception Sunday evening at The Breakers.

April 27, 2015

U.S. Nutrition held a party on Sunday night at the NACDS Annual Meeting 2015.

April 27, 2015

With more than 1,500 supermarkets and stand-alone drug stores, Sobeys Inc. plays a critical role in helping people across Canada stay healthy.

April 26, 2015

L'Oréal held a party on Saturday night at the NACDS Annual Meeting 2015.

April 26, 2015

NACDS' Opening Celebration featured a performance by Cheap Trick at the Breakers Saturday night during the NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 26, 2015

Similasan held its Swiss Sweet event Saturday night during the NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 26, 2015

Procter & Gamble held a party on Sunday night at the NACDS Annual Meeting 2015.

April 25, 2015

Anda again hosted a stellar two-day event on the eve of NACDS Annual Meeting, featuring several notable sports celebrities, along with an industry overview from IMS Health’s Doug Long.

April 25, 2015

“Why do some companies’ ideas thrive while others die, and how do we improve the chances of our ideas sticking?” That was one of the key messages conveyed by Elevation Forum founder and Mack Elevation Forum leader Dan Mack during the latest forum.

April 25, 2015

Friday night in Palm Beach kicked off with the First Night Party at the Beach Club at the Breakers and the Crossmark party at Del Frisco's Grille during NACDS Annual Meeting 2015.

April 25, 2015

Strategic Exchange Appointments got into full swing on Saturday at the Cabanas during the 2015 NACDS Annual Meeting.

April 25, 2015

The New General Market Leadership platform — a Drug Store News and Mack Elevation Forum co-produced industry platform — kicked off before NACDS Annual Meeting with a special reception highlighting guest speaker Michael Yormark, president of Jay Z’s Roc Nation.

April 23, 2015

Walgreens is telling its Vitamin Angels partnership through a series of YouTube videos. 

April 22, 2015

From the beginning, Pharmaca’s format has included expert health advocates — professionals licensed in such fields as nutrition, skin care, homeopathy, naturopathy and herbal studies — who work in conjunction with pharmacists to develop health treatments and regimens unique to each customer and patient. And that personal level of care and expertise extends to the chain’s expanding beauty selection, as well.

April 22, 2015

“Our health-and-wellness experts are leading the way for the future of health care in our stores and beyond.”

For any retail pharmacy provider, that would be a bold, perhaps even overly confident, assertion. But coming as it does from Walmart, it’s something that both the U.S. healthcare system and Walmart’s competitors are taking seriously.

April 22, 2015

Beauty. It’s a $48 billion mega category that is battling only moderate growth — especially within the mass channel — because of a shift in consumer attitudes, increased competition and a lack of effective advertising. The question then becomes, “How can suppliers overcome such challenges and break through the clutter?”

April 22, 2015

A year ago, Fred’s Super Dollar was looking for buyers. Today, Fred’s Super Dollar has become the buyer having most recently acquired the specialty pharmacy business EntrustRx.

April 22, 2015

Now in its 110th year, H-E-B is a pioneer in food-store pharmacy retailing.

April 22, 2015

Kinney Drugs, the New York and Vermont drug store division of KPH Healthcare Services Inc., continues to roll out innovative health programs.

April 22, 2015

With a vast network of supermarkets and a variety of stand-alone drug store formats, Metro Inc. has carved out a strong position in Ontario and Quebec by stressing the crucial link between pharmacies, nutrition and overall wellness.

April 22, 2015

What supermarket pharmacy provider scores highest in consumer satisfaction? That would be Lakeland, Fla.-based Publix Super Markets, the largest employee-owned U.S. grocery chain.

April 22, 2015

Created in September 2009 with the merger of Phoenix-based United Drugs and Scottsboro, Ala.-based Associated Pharmacies, AAP remains a member-owned cooperative and buying group offering independent operators the negotiating power of a national pharmacy network “working together like a chain.”