September 7, 2016

The use of homeopathic medicines as part of a self-care solution to treat such ailments as the common cold or back pain is becoming more commonplace through conventional channels, with sales generating $392.9 million, up 3.3%, as compared to $58.1 million on 0.9% growth in natural channels for the 52 weeks ended July 10.

August 29, 2016

Rite Aid is committed to making naloxone more accessible in the communities it serves. To date, the company has trained more than 10,000 pharmacists on naloxone dispensing.

August 26, 2016

Rite Aid has 61 stores in Louisiana, including 11 in the greater Baton Rouge Area, and employs nearly 1,00 associates across the state. 

August 23, 2016

The joint venture will see 10 Hackensack Merdian Health RediClinics open at Rite Aid locations in Middlesex, Monmouth, and Ocean counties, the first of which will open later this year.

August 17, 2016

The new Rx90 program leverages tailored communications, plan design and clinical support to improve patient outcomes and lower benefit costs for employers.

August 16, 2016

Rite Aid operates 61 stores in Louisiana, including 11 in the greater Baton Rouge area. The company employs nearly 1,000 associates across the state.

August 16, 2016

To better understand personal immunization needs, customers can visit Rite Aid's Vaccine Central at www.riteaid.com/vaccinecentral.

August 11, 2016

Unlike existing registration systems that place patients in a queue, RediClinic customers can make a same- or next-day appointment for a specific time at a chosen location.

August 4, 2016

Heath Dialog and RediClinic's new CFO has nearly two decades of experience as a financial executive, most notably at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he was chief auditor.

August 3, 2016

John Standley brings extensive retail experience not only from his current role as the chairman and CEO of Rite Aid, but also from his many years in other senior leadership positions, CarMax noted.

August 3, 2016

DSN associate editor David Salazar examines chain pharmacy, including in-depth coverage of pharmacy spending, telehealth, generics and technology, in this multi-page report.

August 2, 2016

As millennials have cemented themselves as the largest generation by population at 75.4 million, outnumbering baby boomers for the first time, the retail industry has been inundated with insights about their shopping habits.

July 26, 2016

Independent chain Benzer Pharmacy has opened three new stores through its franchise model.

July 26, 2016

Whether a freshman or a senior returning for the final year, Rite Aid also carries the essentials needed to get college students situated for a fresh start with products such as sheet sets, lamps and laundry baskets.

July 21, 2016

The donation will support program operations as it works towards helping its students stay on the right path through mentorship and academics.

July 18, 2016

Amgen, Cardinal Health, Rite Aid and Walmart helped support American Pharmacists Association Academy of Student Pharmacists this past weekend.

July 15, 2016

The New York Post Thursday evening reported that talks between Walgreens Boots Alliance and the Federal Trade Commission concerning its proposed acquisition of Rite Aid are progressing. "The drug store giant is in talks with the Federal Trade Commission about what it needs to sell to gain regulatory approval of the $17 billion deal, sources said on Thursday," The Post reported. "The talks with the FTC about divestitures is a sign regulators are open to approving the merger, sources said." (The New York Post)

July 14, 2016

If Rite Aid needs to shed some stores for antitrust reasons in the wake of a merger with Walgreens-Boots Alliance, many experts expect one well-known drug store to step forward.

July 12, 2016

"Our relationship with Western Union allows us to offer customers even more value by providing a reliable option when it comes to moving money or facilitating bill payments," stated Tony Sadler, VP store operations Rite Aid.

June 29, 2016

In recent months, RediClinic has continued to form alliances with local healthcare providers, strengtheningits ability to offer convenient health care to more patients.

June 27, 2016

The Rite Aid Foundation pledged a $50,000 donation to the American Red Cross West Virginia Region over the weekend to help the victims, families and communities affected by this month's historic flooding.

June 22, 2016

Rite Aid, one of the nation's leading drug store chains and Health Dialog’s parent company, will offer the personal health portal to eligible associates starting later this summer.

June 20, 2016

The new 14,000 square foot store, will feature the Rite Aid's highly popular Wellness store format, of which there are currently more than 2,100 of nationwide.

June 16, 2016

Pharmacy reimbursement for the quarter challenged an otherwise strong Rite Aid first quarter.