September 6, 2017

The funds will be used to strengthen prevention efforts and better track opioid-related overdoses, CDC said.

September 6, 2017

From Sept. 7 through Dec. 17, CVS Pharmacy locations will host Project Health walk-in events at stores in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas/Forth Worth, Detroit, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., as well as select stores in Puerto Rico.

September 6, 2017

Stay Local Health is dedicated to buying and operating independent pharmacies in a manner consistent with the pharmacies history.

September 6, 2017

Heath Freeman takes over the chairmanship at Fred’s, which posted a net loss of $29.5 million for its second quarter. 

September 6, 2017

Rite Aid's new COO joined the store operations team two years ago from Target, where he was SVP store operations.

September 6, 2017

To date, approximately 1,000 prescriptions have been filled through Kroger’s Mobile Pharmacy Trailer is on-site at the George R. Brown Convention Center.

September 5, 2017

Walt Lentz, head of supply chain strategy & operations for Peapod, will oversee the operations of Peapod on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is named.

September 5, 2017

RediClinic’s Kingwood location is currently closed due to flooding.

September 5, 2017

J.D. Power’s 2017 U.S. Pharmacy Study is showing a drop in overall customer satisfaction for an industry that typically ranks among the highest-scoring ones assessed by the market research company.

September 5, 2017

Jayne Homco will retire from the company after 42 years of distinguished service, effective Sept. 30. Scott Hays succeeds Homco as president of the Michigan division, effective Oct. 1.

September 5, 2017

The retail pharmacy community, along with its supplier partners, are setting the stage to recovery for those in the Gulf Coast region impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

September 5, 2017

DSN senior editor of health Michael Johnsen examines the state of the hearing aid segment in this special report.

August 31, 2017

It's all about timing, and the timing may be perfect for Frito Lay as it roles out versions of 11 core chip brands without artificial ingredients, suggested a report published Wednesday in Advertising Age, especially with the recent acquisiton of Whole Foods by Amazon. "Cleaner" snacking opportunities coming out of the snacking division of PepsiCo may appeal to Whole Foods shoppers. "The notion of clean and simple is very important to a segment of consumers," Frito-Lay chief marketing officer Jennifer Saenz told Ad Age. "They're searching for that." (Advertising Age)

 

August 31, 2017

In addition, comparable e-commerce sales across all global markets for the four-week retail period were up 26%.

August 31, 2017

Over the period, same-store sales increased 2.6%, attributable to increases in average transaction amount and customer traffic.

August 31, 2017

In 2016, Harris Teeter raised more than $458,000 for local United Way chapters as part of this campaign.

August 31, 2017

Orangetheory Fitness is a fitness program with 750 studios open nationwide and that's on track to open 1,500 in the next two years.

August 31, 2017

There are more than 550 pharmacies in New York City licensed to sell tobacco products. The prohibition would begin after these current licenses expire in 2018.

August 31, 2017

Over the past three years, Publix Super Market Charities has contributed more than $11.5 million to hunger related programs.

August 31, 2017

Total comparable store sales for the month saw a slight decrease of 0.5%, compared with a 3% decrease in comparable sales in the prior year period.

August 30, 2017

The in-store fundraising campaign is part of a three-year, $10 million commitment by CVS Health to SU2C.

August 30, 2017

The Daymon team recently tested a few wearable products, including the Walgreens Striiv activity tracker and the Higi app.

August 30, 2017

According to the IHL Group report, 42% of retailers have a net increase in stores in 2017.

August 30, 2017

During the 2016 season, the 16 back-to-school shopping trips made by shoppers were spread out over an average of seven different retailers.