May 19, 2016

Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are providing technical assistance for the NACDS Foundation’s study, and other key public health agencies also are partnering on the study.

May 19, 2016

At Sam’s Club, net sales, without fuel, grew by 2.9%. Membership income increased by nearly 4%, as Plus member renewals grew by more than 30%, and Plus penetration was near an all-time high.

May 18, 2016

As top retailers and CPG brand leaders share their insights in Chicago on May 24, at the Future Leaders Summit, Drug Store News will be sharing live coverage with its readers on social media.

May 18, 2016

The ad notes that more than 60% of the U.S. House of Representatives and more than 40% of the U.S. Senate have cosponsored legislation to name pharmacists as healthcare providers in Medicare Part B.

May 18, 2016

TheraBand's latest advancements include TheraBand CLX, a patented, next-generation resistance band featuring consecutive loops that provide a range of benefits, such as faster exercise transitions, additional high-impact full body exercises and easy grip options. 

May 18, 2016

Target's first quarter 2016 sales decreased 5.4% to $16.2 billion, as a 1.2% increase in comparable sales was more than offset by the impact of the sale of the pharmacy and clinic businesses.

May 18, 2016

Walgreens has teamed up with four Champions to share their stories through the new platform, including their experiences living with the disease and ideas for meeting challenges such as prevention of infection, nutrition and rigorous treatment regimens.

May 17, 2016

The screenings are a quarterly event for Ahold USA, and to date the supermarket chain has administered more than 12,000 screenings to over 5,000 patients.

May 17, 2016

Radix, the portfolio registry behind several new domain extensions including .site, .tech and .online, has launched the first extension specifically for e-commerce.

May 17, 2016

Giant Eagle's John Lucot has served in his current leadership role since January 2012, and first started as a supermarket clerk in 1974.

May 17, 2016

Target Corp. has lined up Greek yogurt giant Chobani to open an café in its upcoming store in Manhattan’s Tribeca neighborhood.

May 17, 2016

Meijer is planning to turn 10 Michigan parking lots into destinations for summer street hockey for kids, according to the Associated Press. The big retailer says there will be an hour of instruction followed by a 30-minute game at 10 stores in July. (AP)

May 17, 2016

Target's newest chief merchandising officer doubled the private label business of his prior employer Nordstrom, and has helped market such iconic brands as Timberland and Nike.

May 17, 2016

Naloxone is now accessible in more than 70 Walgreens pharmacies throughout New Mexico.

May 16, 2016

Target and Walmart’s beverage and breakfast product pricing is significantly cheaper than Amazon's, according to a new study.

May 16, 2016

The newest concept in beauty retail is called The Glossary and it is arriving on more college campuses courtesy of Barnes & Noble College.

May 16, 2016

CHICAGO - The largest health system in Illinois is preparing to take over operations of more than 50 neighborhood health clinics located in Walgreens stores across the Chicago region, Crain's Chicago Business reported Monday. Advocate Health Care and Walgreens announced the ownership change in January. A series of kickoff events to mark the new Advocate Clinics at Walgreens are planned for Wednesday, Crain's reported. (Crain's Chicago Business

May 16, 2016

Over the past two years, CVS Health colleagues and customers have helped to raise more than $7 million for the LUNG FORCE initiative. 

May 16, 2016

The last retailer to be recognized with this award was Michael Duke, former CEO and chairman of the executive committee for Walmart, who was presented with the award in 2014. 

May 16, 2016

The new clinic is the first to open of the several planned retail clinics Meijer announced in April. 

May 16, 2016

Companies are rushing to devise strategies to attract millennial shoppers, but what, the New York Times asks, do millennials really want? It turns out that their tastes vary wildly, although there is one uniting factor among this age group. (The New York Times)

May 16, 2016

As patients look for ways to obtain healthcare in more convenient and lower-cost settings, new opportunities are emerging for retail pharmacies to help meet patient needs. Many pharmacies already are recognized as cost-efficient channels for expanding public access to vaccinations, disease management, medication management, and other clinical services. 

May 16, 2016

Last month, President Barack Obama signed into law the Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2016 that was advocated by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and other industry groups. 

May 13, 2016

Old Spice has launched a new digital campaign aimed at consumers who use fitness apps. According to Adweek, the brand has created a video and launched a mobile fitness website to promote Old Spice's Hardest Working Collection of men's bodywash and deodorants. (Adweek)