May 23, 2017

Walgreens is focusing more on health, wellness and beauty and it attempts to draw pharmacy customers to the front end.

May 23, 2017

Russian pharmacy retailer expects online sales to account for 10% of total revenue by mid-2018 from just 1% now, its corporate finance director told Reuters.

May 23, 2017

Appearance of company’s co-chief operating officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance will help honor Red Nose Day on May 25.

May 22, 2017

All three earned a perfect score on the ranking of the 500 largest publicly traded companies, measured by reported in sales in the latest fiscal year and whose primary stock is listed in the United States or Canada.

May 17, 2017

Sales of artificial eyelashes packaged with adhesives rose 31% to $157 million, according to IRI data for multi-outlet retailers for the 52-week period ended March 19. Eyelash adhesives kicked in another $30 million and showed growth of 24%.

May 17, 2017

The companies will merge core capabilities to deliver “best-in-class” clinical expertise, advanced analytics, and customized client experiences to serve workers' compensation clients and injured patients.

May 17, 2017

Drug and discount stores have managed to lure customers away from specialty and department stores to their doors for color cosmetics, where brows and lashes are leading the charge to attract shoppers, skin care and bubble bath products.

May 17, 2017

Colgate-Palmolive CEO Ian Cook would be open to a $100-per-share selling price for the company, according to a New York Post source. Cook reportedly floated the price at a recent investors meeting, which took place as such companies as Unilever, Johnson & Johnson, Warren Buffett’s 3G Capital and Procter & Gamble are floated as potential suitors for an acquisition. (New York Post)

 

May 17, 2017

“We are in the early stage of a multi-year effort to position Target for profitable, consistent long-term growth,” said Target CEO Brian Cornell.

May 15, 2017

DDM signed a 15-year lease to occupy about 30,000 sq.-ft. of space at The Shoppes of Oakwood Square.

May 12, 2017

During the 13-week period ended April 1, Weis Markets' net income declined 41.2% to $11.8 million while earnings per share totaled $0.44 compared to $0.75 in 2016.

May 11, 2017

Under the terms of the collaboration agreement, Sangamo will receive a $70 million upfront payment from Pfizer.

May 10, 2017

In its Ahold USA division, the company achieved net sales of €5.96 billion ($6.48 billion) compared to €5.837 billion ($6.34 billion) in the year-ago period.

May 9, 2017

The two companies have certified substantial compliance with the Federal Trade Commission — a move that will leave the chains free to merge if the FTC hasn’t issued a decision before July 7.

May 5, 2017

The clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company listed 9.9 million shares at $17 per share on May 4. 

May 4, 2017

The company’s stock will now pay out $0.4624 per share, per quarter, for a dividend yield of approximately 2.5%.

May 4, 2017

The Washington-based retailer reports net sales for the month reached $9.42 billion.

May 4, 2017

Total sales decline by 3% year over, but comparable-store stores improve by 1.2% year over year.

May 4, 2017

As part of its merger agreement with Walgreens Boots Alliance, Rite Aid's agreement to sell 865  stores and certain specified assets to Fred's Pharmacy may expand to as many as 1,200 locations.

May 3, 2017

Loblaw's retail pharmacy banner Shoppers Drug Mart generated same-store sales growth of 0.9%, with pharmacy same-store sales growth of 1.3%.

May 2, 2017

Net revenues and pharmacy segment revenues increased, while net income declined for the three-month period ended March 31.

May 2, 2017

The $110 million investment is intended to make shopping easier and more affordable for its customers.

May 1, 2017

All prescription information and inventory will be transferred to CVS Pharmacy.

May 1, 2017

Once implemented, the FTC will have 90 days to either clear the $9.7 billion deal, or sue to block it, reported the news outlet.