April 21, 2015

"I often use the analogy of puzzle-making when I moderate strategy sessions with clients. Why? Because it provides a framework from which to fuel the conversation and the ideation that moves an organization or a brand forward," writes Hamacher Resource Group VP Dave Wendland in his latest blog entry. 

July 9, 2013

Office-supply chain Staples has unveiled a new omnichannel concept store. The company has opened two smaller footprint stores in Norwood, Mass., and Dover, Del., that feature touchscreen kiosks that allow customers to order more than 100,000 items.

July 7, 2015

Canada’s Jean Coutu Group reported a lift in first quarter retail sales thanks in part to its marketing initiatives, the company’s president and CEO told analysts during its quarterly conference call.

July 6, 2015

Amazon’s latest gambit to encourage shoppers to buy a $99 Prime membership and goose second quarter sales involves the creation of quasi-holiday called “Prime Day.”

July 6, 2015

The Harvard Drug Group enhances Cardinal Health's generic distribution business, expands OTC portfolio. 

July 6, 2015

What’s next in mobile applications and digital disruption in the path to purchase? Find out by attending the upcoming thought leadership event to be hosted by Drug Store News and the Mack Elevation Forum on Aug. 21.

July 6, 2015

Dollar Tree announced Monday that it had completed its Family Dollar transaction, opening the door to a $19 billion company with more than 13,000 locations. 

July 6, 2015

Scott Miller, SVP operations, will oversee the Fresh Formats team on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is announced.

July 6, 2015

The Independent Pharmacy Cooperative has selected Lombard Pharmacy and owner Craig Kueltzo as its 2015 Most Valuable Pharmacy.

July 6, 2015

Mondelēz International, Inc. and D.E Master Blenders 1753 B.V. will create Jacobs Douwe Egberts, a pure-play coffee company with annual revenues of more than €5 billion.

July 6, 2015
A retailer’s social media activity has a greater impact on shoppers than the company’s website, according to the Digital Shopping Tool Impact Study 2015 from marketing technology provider Epsilon.
July 6, 2015

Class was in session here at McKesson ideaShare 2015 on Friday with a series of Health Mart University Live! sessions focused on building leadership skills, gearing up for quality measures and a business-building workshop where owners shared best practices and opportunities to grow the business.

July 6, 2015

Executive with experience in development and administration of enterprise risk management solutions will serve Rite Aid as company expands governance, risk and compliance program. 

July 6, 2015

Cardinal Health deploys a number of programs that help advance careers and well-being of the nation's veterans after service. 

July 6, 2015

McKesson hosted its annual RxOwnership lunch event here on Friday at ideaShare 2015, offering an insiders’ look at the market for buying and selling pharmacies, and the considerable advantages ownership entails.

July 6, 2015

Starting on July 7, customers will be able to place online grocery orders for select product, including fresh food, for pickup in six stores in the Ottawa area.

July 2, 2015

Bob Graul, director of McKesson's RxOwnership program, will take charge of financing new pharmacy operations through First Financial Bank. 

July 2, 2015

A recently launched gifting website with a familiar sounding name promises to make it better to receive than give a gift.

 
July 2, 2015

Specialty pharmacy PANTHERx has expanded its specialty pharmacy business and doubled its workforce, according to a local news report.

July 2, 2015

Pharmacy same-store sales a big driver behind June results at Rite Aid. 

July 2, 2015

According to new research from data analytics solution provider Precima, 65% of U.S. shoppers look to everyday (regular/non-sale) prices of staple items such as milk and eggs to guide their price perception of a grocery retailer.

July 1, 2015

DSNTV recently met with CVS Health's store leadership team in New York City to walk through one of the company’s new stores and learn more about the big changes unfolding in the aisles.

July 1, 2015

Family Dollar Stores reported on Wednesday a slight lift in third quarter sales and net income of $79.9 million.

July 1, 2015

Target is set to open its largest CityTarget store ever, and the first on the East Coast, at the end of July.