May 11, 2015

Corporate owners of Giant and Food Lion are sitting at the merger table, according to reports published Monday. 

May 11, 2015

As many as 8 million of the 40 million older adults in the United States have multiple chronic conditions and receive help with activities of daily living.

May 11, 2015

Human error was the number one cause of data security incidents in 2014. According to a new report released by the Privacy and Data Protection Team at BakerHostetler, in the incidents that the firm worked on in 2014, employee negligence was responsible 36% of the time.

May 11, 2015

Boston Retail Partners’ 2015 CRM/Unified Commerce Survey indicates that 87% of retailers plan to use gamification to engage the customer within five years.

May 11, 2015

The Little Clinic has further expanded its footprint with the recent opening of clinics in Kentucky and Tennessee.

May 8, 2015

The Centers for Disease Control on Tuesday reported Hispanics have higher death rates than whites from diabetes and chronic liver disease and cirrhosis.

May 8, 2015

Costco reported a lift in U.S. same-store sales during the month of April.

May 8, 2015

NBA star Shaquille O'Neal on Thursday joined Walgreens' Red Nose charity fundraiser. 

May 8, 2015

Nearly one-third of visitors to retail health clinics have used the clinics for a renewal of a prescription.

May 8, 2015

More moms are managing their child's health on mobile devices, mscripts research finds. 

May 8, 2015

Walmart Canada spends more than $135 million on 13 former Targer Canada properties and one distribution center. 

May 7, 2015

With more than $225 billion in pharmacy sales and more than 67,000 stores, the 2015 PoweRx list represents more than 80% of the total retail pharmacy business.

May 7, 2015

Pharmacists and student pharmacists across the country have sent more than 20,000 letters and emails to Congress to support current provider status legislation, according to the American Pharmacists Association, marking the largest grassroots advocacy push on record in the Association’s 163-year history.

May 7, 2015

DSN senior editor Antoinette Alexander examines in-depth sales activity in beauty, including the latest trends and hot concepts sweeping the category, in this multi-page report.

 

May 7, 2015

CVS Health released on Thursday its eighth annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report, which outlines the company's progress against its CSR strategy, Prescription for a Better World, and the strategy's key pillars.

May 7, 2015

Fred's Super Dollar is experiencing positive pharmacy comparable store sales and total script growth on its way to a $510.1 million quarter. 

May 7, 2015

Retailers and technology vendors convened at the third annual Health, Wellness and Technology Roundtable to discuss what they see in the current technology today, what they expect in 2015 and some of the unmet technology needs.

May 7, 2015

The Tallahassee Democrat published an opinion column by National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO Steve Anderson, emphasizing pharmacists’ unique position in helping to address complex prescription pain medication issues.

May 7, 2015

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines in-depth sales activity in OTC, highlighting new products that are transforming OTC, as well as trends and hot concepts sweeping the category, in this multi-page report.

May 7, 2015

The energy is just getting started for the upcoming NACDS Total Store Expo. To learn more about this year’s Total Store Expo, Drug Store News recently spoke with Jim Whitman, NACDS SVP member programs and services.

May 7, 2015

Hart of Dixie" star Jaime King was on hand for the Plenti loyalty program introduction celebration.

 

May 7, 2015

John Learish, SVP marketing for Rite Aid, explains Rite Aid's participation in what is a first for the U.S. retail industry: A coalition loyalty card program called Plenti that represents a partnership among several national iconic retail brands

 

May 7, 2015

Schnuck Markets expects to expand product selection with new St. Louis distribution center. 

May 7, 2015

Clinical research organization Biorasi has tapped Doug Klinger, president of Health & Wellness Solutions for Sears Holdings, to serve on its advisory board.