November 27, 2017

David Orgel examines how grocers can best sell better-for-you and organic products online as the Amazon-Whole Foods merger threatens to corner that market. 

November 27, 2017

Hepatitis C patients managed jointly by this clinic-pharmacy collaboration had a shorter average prescribed time-to-therapy and lower copays.

November 27, 2017

The online retailer of wine has announced the expansion of locations for product pickup to more than 10,000 sites nationwide. 

November 22, 2017

New York-based equity research firm Cowen has sized up the threat Amazon poses to the industry, and while its entry would not be as disruptive as some might think, there are still opportunities for Amazon in the pharmacy business. 

November 22, 2017
Walgreens said that the app’s three most popular features among users are prescription refill (including refill-by-scan), photo print ordering and paperless coupons.
 
November 21, 2017

7-Eleven stores will begin selling Simply Me Beauty cosmetics for eyes, lips and face. 

November 21, 2017

CVS Pharmacy  said it will kick off a three-day Black Friday sales event on Thanksgiving Day to run through Nov. 25, and hold flash sales during the week of Cyber Monday. 

November 21, 2017

The loyalty based digital program, PC Insiders will be targeted towards those who also are President’s Choice Mastercard holders. 

November 20, 2017

As part of  the deal, the Texas-based grocery store will continue to operate as an independent company. 

November 20, 2017

The West Des Moines, Iowa-based company said that its efforts are aimed at adapting its offerings to meet customers’ changing lifestyle needs.

November 20, 2017

There is increased momentum for in-store shopping heading into the upcoming holiday weekend.

November 20, 2017

McCann will now be the beauty retailer’s creative agency of record, and Mediahub will lead all media planning. 

November 17, 2017

The CVS Health Impact Dashboard is designed to show how the Woonsocket, R.I.-based company supports health care access in each state, officials said.

November 17, 2017

“These changes position Rite Aid for the future and support our efforts to deliver an outstanding experience in our stores,” Rite Aid COO Bryan Everett said.

November 16, 2017

In 2016, Nielsen reported that private label outperformed national brands in the mass merchandising segment, which includes such retailers as Walmart, Target, warehouse clubs and dollar store chains. 

November 16, 2017

According to the American Diabetes Association, diabetes is the leading cause of blindness. Over time, high blood sugar levels from diabetes lead to damage of the retina.

November 16, 2017

The retail chain is approaching the holiday season ahead with an increase in online sales in its third quarter, surpassing revenue and comp sales estimates. 

November 15, 2017

The recent discovery of the endocannabinoid system, from 1990 to 1993, within the body and the research of hemp/cannabis on it, as well as the legal clarity and risk mitigation, are racing us to a category market explosion. 

November 15, 2017

Stepping down from the role is Bill Romine, who is retiring from Rite Aid after more than 40 years of retail pharmacy experience.

November 15, 2017

The company has promoted Anne Dament to head its private brands, among other duties, and named Stuart MacFarland as its general counsel and corporate secretary. 

November 14, 2017

Since it first began a registered apprenticeship program for pharmacy technicians in 2005, CVS Health said it has seen more than 4,700 people join in the retail pharmacy, prescription benefit management and retail store management tracks. 

November 14, 2017

Hy-Vee said its telepharmacies offer patients a direct line to pharmacists and can process prescriptions similarly to how a retail pharmacy would do so.

November 14, 2017

Officials at the Global Marketing Development Center said retailers can capitalize on the expected uptick in sales with smart, innovative products and merchandising. 

November 14, 2017

Since its inception in 2001, The Rite Aid Foundation has awarded more than $32 million to non-profit organizations.