June 13, 2016

This video will raise awareness so more people know that independent pharmacists care for both their patients and their communities in ways that go beyond their traditional role as health care providers, NCPA stated.

June 13, 2016

The Chicago-based retailer informed Theranos that it will be terminating its relationship and closing operations at all 40 Theranos Wellness Centers at its stores in Arizona, effective immediately.

June 10, 2016

The first TelehealthONE kiosk was launched at a Fred’s location in Flora, Miss. in September 2015, and the next nine will hit the communities of Union, Pelahatchie, Carthage, Morton, Jackson, Pearl, Clinton, Lexington and Terry.

June 10, 2016

The pair of political analysts rounds out a notable speaker card for NACDS this year, which included the likes of the former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner and Larry Sabato, founder of the University of Virginia Center for Politics.

June 10, 2016

The Federal Trade Commission is nearing its decision on the proposed merger of Rite Aid by Walgreens Boots Alliance, The New York Post reported late Thursday night, and signs point toward an approval. "The FTC’s biggest concern is the merger will give the combined company too much power when negotiating prices with pharmacy benefit managers," The Post reported. "[But] on Thursday, the chief executive of the No. 1 pharmacy manager, Express Scripts’ Tim Wentworth, said he welcomed the merger." (The New York Post

June 10, 2016

Kinney Drugs was recently recognized for its patient medication adherence performance in 2015. According to North Country Now, the recognition is part of the performance program by CVS Caremark, the prescription benefit management business of CVS Health that focuses on driving improvements in medication safety and adherence and improving health outcomes of each patient. (North Country Now).

 
June 10, 2016

Sephora and other retailers are ramping up efforts to monetize millennial-friendly mobile platforms, including Kik, Snapchat and others. (Bay Area News Group)

June 9, 2016

In recognition of the new market entry, CVS Pharmacy committed a $50,000 donation to OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Portland.

June 9, 2016
These health screenings are free, confidential and available to the public at all Sam’s Club locations with a pharmacy.
June 9, 2016

"With the two co-COOs overseeing the day-to-day activities of the company, ... I will be able to further focus on driving the growth strategy and development of WBA," said Stefano Pessina, WBA executive vice chair and CEO.

June 8, 2016

NACDS provides hearing statement on strengthening and improving Medicare.

June 8, 2016

The contributions from Walgreens' customers benefit the Red Nose Day Fund, which supports charities addressing childhood poverty.

June 7, 2016

In a new study released exclusively to Adweek, Boston-based consultancy C Space homed in on consumer loyalty among the big retail players, attempting to flesh out some insights about what makes shoppers come back. (Adweek

June 7, 2016

CVS Pharmacy is committed to giving back to the communities where its colleagues live and work, and the company has extended that commitment to Washington with a $50,000 donation to Seattle Children's Hospital.

June 7, 2016

Watch highlights from a roundtable discussion at Drug Store News and Mack Elevation’s New General Market Forum, featuring insights from Walmart’s Jody Pinson and a host of CPG executives about how they are rethinking the category experience. 

June 7, 2016

Many of the major wholesalers will discuss how the supply chain factors into retail pharmacy's front-end operations. 

June 7, 2016

The McKesson research will reveal how much progress healthcare has made on the journey to full value-based payment.

June 7, 2016

Meijer opened two new supercenters in the Midwest on Tuesday, bringing local shoppers better access to a full-service pharmacy with a drive-thru window.

June 7, 2016

MinuteClinic has opened eight new locations inside Target stores in Maryland, including six in the Baltimore metropolitan area.

June 7, 2016

A recently released Dunnhumby report helps solve the consumer loyalty crisis in healthcare, noted the Cincinnati Business Courier in a report published Tuesday. It helps explain why health systems like UC Health or TriHealth are exploring collaborative agreements with Kroger's Little Clinic or CVS Health's MinuteClinic, the report noted. “The younger generations are very willing to engage in the more convenient platforms,” Cara Pratt, Dunnhumbyu SVP specialty retail and sector expansion, told the Courier. And “there isn’t a real sense of loyalty with consumers when it comes to primary care physicians.” (Cincinnati Business Courier

June 6, 2016

Both CVS Pharmacy stores and MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics in the area have vaccines available to protect patients against measles.

June 6, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the vitamins, minerals and supplements; diet; and sports nutrition segments, highlighting new products that are shaking up the OTC aisles.

June 6, 2016

A CHPA survey found that the number of consumers who understand that exceeding the recommended daily dose of acetaminophen may lead to liver damage has increased from 78% in 2010 to 87% in 2013. 

June 6, 2016

"After the success in Walgreens' sister company Boots, Pure Gold Collagen has been the first and fastest growing liquid beauty vitamin in the U.K.," stated Tony Sanguinetti, CEO Minerva.