January 5, 2011



SALT LAKE CITY and RALEIGH, N.C. — As health-related links and applications for smart phone users explode in popularity, Kerr Drug now is offering seniors and their caregivers a simple way to get immediate help in an emergency. The chain has begun offering a new rapid-response and health service system to seniors via a one-touch cell phone link.


December 22, 2010

Food Lion has unveiled a new mobile app that puts its stores right at customers' fingertips.

December 20, 2010

Just a few months after launching its free delivery program, Kerr Drug on Monday said it will continue the service into the New Year.

December 9, 2010

Combining a diabetes drug marketed by Eli Lilly and Amylin Pharmaceuticals controls blood sugar and promotes weight loss more than insulin alone, according to a new study.

December 9, 2010

Kerr Drug has begun offering a new emergency response and health service system to seniors via a one-touch cell phone link.

December 8, 2010

Almost half of women in the United States who suffer from diabetes reported that it has a negative impact on their sex lives, according to a new study released Tuesday by MicroMass Communications.

December 1, 2010

A regional supermarket chain reported a 3.1% rise in its net sales for the fourth quarter.

November 29, 2010

WomenCare Global has acquired two oral contraceptive brands from ICON, WomenCare said Monday.

November 16, 2010

Patients living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease said the illness prevented them from living life...

November 4, 2010

A daily dose of beet juice may increase blood flow to the brain and keep...

November 2, 2010

A nonprofit that seeks to improve the health and quality of life of women with...

October 18, 2010

A new national survey of U.S. adults has found the majority of Americans are misinformed...

October 13, 2010

Supervalu subsidiary and hard-discount grocery retailer Save-A-Lot will open a new distribution center in North...

October 11, 2010

In an effort to reach North Carolina residents, Kerr Drug is providing all-in-one flu shots...

October 3, 2010

Michelle Gloeckler, SVP merchandise execution for Walmart, has been elected president of the Network of...

September 30, 2010

Harris Teeter is offering customers more ways to save on their prescriptions....

September 27, 2010

In an effort to further connect customers to their pharmacy, Kerr Drug now is offering...

September 26, 2010

Kerr Drug hosted U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan Aug. 16 for a pharmacy and health center...

September 16, 2010

Publix Super Markets may be mulling an expansion into North Carolina....

September 8, 2010

Residents in North Carolina prescribed controlled substances could receive some attention from more than their...

September 6, 2010

Regional pharmacy chain Kerr Drug is kicking off its immunization program early this year to...

September 6, 2010

Two executives at pharmacy automation company Parata Systems will be promoted at the beginning of...

September 1, 2010

Harris Teeter on Wednesday opened seasonal flu shot clinics in all of its 199 stores....

September 1, 2010

Extending pharmacy’s grassroots outreach to powerful federal lawmakers, Kerr Drug hosted Sen. Kay Hagan for...