March 30, 2011

Recognized for its commitment to the community, Navarro Discount Pharmacies won the Top 100 Minority Business Award for large-company community involvement from the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.

March 23, 2011

Safeway's charitable arm announced it would donate $100,000 and launch an employee matching pledge of up to $50,000 to help with the Japan earthquake and tsunami relief efforts.

March 18, 2011

Target has made a donation to Save the Children to assist with Japan’s earthquake and tsunami relief efforts.

March 16, 2011

Rite Aid’s philanthropic arm is donating to relief efforts in Japan.

March 16, 2011

Walgreens on Wednesday donated $150,000 to the American Red Cross in response to the earthquake that struck Japan last week. The company also will match employee donations up to $100,000.

March 16, 2011

Walmart announced that it is committing $5 million in cash and in-kind donations for emergency relief efforts in response to Japan's recent earthquake and resulting tsunami.

March 15, 2011

The CVS Caremark Charitable Trust has announced the donation of $100,000 to the American Red Cross in support of relief efforts under way in Japan following last week's tragic earthquake and tsunami, with a potential total donation of up to $300,000 through the matching of CVS Caremark employee donations.

March 3, 2011

Walgreens on Thursday posted sales growth of 8.7% to $18.5 billion for its second quarter ended Feb. 28.

March 3, 2011

Retail sales in February rose in most categories, despite winter storms and rising gas prices, according to MasterCard Advisors' SpendingPulse.

February 4, 2011

January saw strong growth across most retail categories, continuing the positive performance from fourth quarter 2010, albeit at a slightly slower pace, according to MasterCard Advisors SpendingPulse.

February 3, 2011

After months of speculation, BJ's Wholesale Club early Thursday morning confirmed the company has decided to explore and evaluate strategic alternatives. Coupled with that announcement was a positive sales story for the year.

January 12, 2011

Tide announced that its mobile laundry program has developed a partnership with the American Red Cross to further expand its disaster relief efforts.

January 3, 2011

Weis Markets last week announced it has lowered the prices on 2,400 staple items, effective Jan. 2, and that it will freeze the prices of these products for 90 days through April 2.

December 21, 2010

Boosted by a very weak comparison period, ShopperTrak’s National Retail Sales Estimate reported that total GAFO retail sales for the last Saturday before Christmas (Dec. 18), or "Super Saturday," increased a sharp 15.1%, compared with last year.

December 1, 2010

The charitable arm of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores held its 12th annual dinner in New York on Tuesday, which generated $1.76 million for research, charitable efforts and scholarships.

November 14, 2010

Look for a big surge in brand-to-generic drug switches at the pharmacy counter over the...

September 12, 2010

A certain literary hero of mine might have called it “Fear and Loathing in San...

September 1, 2010

Walgreens is offering safety tips to East Coasters dealing with Hurricane Earl....

August 30, 2010

Skin care brand Neutrogena's Wave for Change campaign, with the help of teens across America,...

August 11, 2010

The charitable arm of PepsiCo will donate $500,000 to disaster relief efforts in Pakistan, following...

August 3, 2010

Tide named five-time Grammy Award winner Faith Hill as the new ambassador for its Tide...

July 8, 2010

Colgate-Palmolive is teaming up with three players from the National Football League's New Orleans Saints...

May 11, 2010

The Rite Aid Foundation is donating water, food, cleaning and first aid supplies to the...

May 10, 2010

Dollar General announced that it is providing more than $200,000 in cash and merchandise to...