March 3, 2017

Seven new supercenters will be constructed, while 22 more locations will be remodeled. 

March 3, 2017

The bill will create more accountability for how federal health programs deliver prescription drug services, NCPA noted.

March 3, 2017

Walgreens’ latest CIO — who joined the company in 2009 — has previously held posts at Orbitz and Intuit, as well as the Department of Defense.

March 2, 2017

By adopting an online platform from RangeMe, buyers will gain an efficient way to discover innovative new products and manage the inbound product submission process. 

March 2, 2017

MigraineX addresses one of the leading triggers of migraine headaches —weather barometric change.

March 2, 2017

Goldstar individual and business members will pay $60 per year, a $5 rise, while Executive members will pay $120 per year compared to $110, effective June 1.

March 2, 2017

Roberts, who currently serves as president of CVS Caremark, will work in his new role to deliver differentiated products and services to help people on their path to better health, the company said. 

March 2, 2017

Epic will help integrate and improve clinical processes for CVS Specialty, including Accordant, which provides care management program services for patients with rare, chronic diseases.

March 2, 2017

The discounter’s solid quarterly performance — which included a 5% sales increase from the year-ago period — capped a year in which it opened 584 new stores and exceeded $20 billion in sales. 

March 2, 2017
The company’s net earning for Q4 totaled $544.5 million, up 4.5% from the $521.1 million it earned in Q4 2015 — partially due to an extra week in 2016's fourth quarter.
 
March 2, 2017

Underlying operating margins improved, driven by the “Easy, Fresh and Affordable” strategic initiative and synergies, the company said. 

March 2, 2017

Memphis-based company is seeing continued improvement in its retail and specialty pharmacy divisions. 

March 2, 2017

For the week ended Feb. 25, initial jobless claims were just 233,000, a decrease of 19,000 from the previous week’s revised level. 

March 2, 2017

Looking to 2017, Kroger anticipates identical supermarket sales, excluding fuel, to range from flat to 1% growth.

March 2, 2017

The new company is named Change Healthcare and combines substantially all of CHC’s business and the majority of McKesson Technology Solutions.

March 2, 2017

In the weeks leading up to the Consumer Health Products Annual Executive Conference, Drug Store News assembled a virtual panel of leading consumer healthcare executives. Find out why top OTC marketers are so bullish on the business in 2017 and beyond.

March 1, 2017

Even as national flu incidence is trending down, according to the CDC, the Walgreens Flu Index heat map indicates flu incidence is still trending high throughout North Carolina and across the East Coast.

March 1, 2017

HappyOrNot, which offers a simple way to gather feedback, said key drivers of patient satisfaction include staff friendliness, wait time, having a knowledgeable staff, ease of refill, cost competitiveness and the availability of wellness or preventive care options, among others. 

March 1, 2017

Peter Tedeschi was the third-generation president of the 200-store Tedeschi Food Shops convenience store chain before they sold to 7-Eleven in 2015.

March 1, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the hottest trends in OTC — including breakthrough brands and such growth categories as therables, sleep, allergy, cough-cold and more — in this multi-page report.

March 1, 2017

By sharing their story, Rexall Pharmacy patients will have a chance to win a daily $100 Rexall gift card and the Grand Prize of 5,000 AIR MILES Reward Miles.

March 1, 2017

Ritzman Pharmacy at NEOMED promotes community oriented, whole-person health by providing access to services that promote better overall health outcomes.

March 1, 2017

New research from Accenture has found that one of the ways to Gen Z’s heart is through enhanced digital tools, such as the ability to purchase directly via visual social platforms, including YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat. 

 

February 28, 2017

Tom Boyer will explain the importance of the front-end operations to the overall health of the business.