April 16, 2012

In late January, DSN.TV traveled to Bentonville, Ark., for an exclusive look at what Sam's Club is doing to win in health and wellness. In part 2, VP health and family care Jason Reiser and VP consumables George Agnacian discuss two critical aspects of Sam's Club's health-and-wellness platform — prevention and solutions — and the important role suppliers play in creating a unique and relevant offering for its members.

April 6, 2012

In late January, DSN.TV traveled to Bentonville, Ark., for an exclusive look at what Sam's Club is doing to win in health and wellness. In part 1, SVP health and wellness Jill Turner-Mitchael and VP health and family care Jason Reiser explain Sam's Club's three-tiered merchandising strategy built around awareness, prevention and solutions.

February 28, 2012

As part of its Executive Retailer Viewpoint series, DSN sat down with Chuck Wilson, VP pharmacy operations at Health Mart, at DSN's Industry Issues Summit to discuss opportunities for community pharmacy to improve patient outcomes.

February 17, 2012

As part of its Executive Retailer Viewpoint series, DSN sat down with Mike Cantrell, president at Good Neighbor Pharmacies, at DSN's Industry Issues Summit to discuss technology and the evolution of pharmacy care.

February 1, 2012

As part of DSN's Executive Retailer Viewpoint series, DSN sat down with Jason Reiser, VP health and wellness, ops/compliance at Sam's Club, at DSN's Industry Issues Summit to discuss how to better engage customers and the impact of the economy on business in 2012.

January 18, 2012

In an effort to tap into the minds of some of the industry's top executives, Drug Store News recently sat down and talked with some of these leaders in a multipart executive viewpoint video series.

May 19, 2016

At Sam’s Club, net sales, without fuel, grew by 2.9%. Membership income increased by nearly 4%, as Plus member renewals grew by more than 30%, and Plus penetration was near an all-time high.

May 18, 2016

Leading Dutch sweets brand Daelmans is expanding distribution of its popular Stroopwafels.

April 11, 2016

Lebhar-Friedman launches Go Health Events website that connects consumers to retailer-hosted health events.

April 7, 2016

Jill Turner-Mitchael, SVP overseeing health and wellness for Sam’s Club, was the keynote speaker at the Northwest Arkansas Council’s Health Care Summit in Rogers on Wednesday, April 6, Talk Business and Politics reported Thursday. Turner-Mitchael addressed a number of ways Sam's Club is materially lowering healthcare costs - for example, Sam’s Club business members reported a 7% to 15% savings on their health care insurance costs when they utilize the retailer’s private health care exchange, she said. “We are also looking at adding dietitians to our clubs this year. We know it will drive loyalty to our company and will drive grocery sales." (Talk Business and Politics

April 6, 2016

NEW YORK -- Sam's Club is revamping its target market to include shoppers with higher incomes, as the retailer puts pressure on store managers to boost sales. According to a report in Northwest Arkansas blog The City Wire, Sam’s executives say the club’s membership has dwindled over the past year, according to CEO Rosalind Brewer’s presentation at the Sam’s Club Year Beginning Meetings held in Orlando last month. (The City Wire)

March 7, 2016

In addition to free health screenings, Sam’s Club Pharmacies also provide other savings and preventive care to each community they serve, such as year-round immunizations.

February 9, 2016

In addition to free health screenings, Sam’s Club Pharmacies also provide other savings and preventive care to each community they serve, such as year-round immunizations for children and adults.

February 2, 2016

An easy and affordable way for people to take control of their health — that’s the premise driving the expansion and frequent availability of free health screenings at Sam’s Club, according to Jill Turner-Mitchael, SVP of consumables and health and wellness.

January 15, 2016

The American Small Business Championship will award 102 small businesses, two in every state and the District of Columbia, for their dedication to the success of their business.

January 7, 2016

Sam's Club kicks off this year's commitment to health and wellness with free health screenings on Jan. 9. 

November 9, 2015
The nation’s eighth largest retailer and the warehouse division of Walmart is planning to give Sam's Club members early access to exclusive savings on some of the most sought-after holiday items and Thanksgiving meal must-haves.
 
November 4, 2015

Sam’s Club has named found a new SVP and general merchandise manager of grocery and beverage with experience in the industry. 

October 16, 2015

Sam’s Club pharmacy manager Sarah Caven loves people, and it shows in how she treats the patients at the company’s warehouse club in Mankato, Minn. “I know it’s a cliché, but I’m a people person,” she said recently. “I love the opportunity to talk to the patient. I see them a lot more than they see their physician, and I know that their contact with me is important for them.”

October 12, 2015

DON’T be this pharmacist. Be more like the ones Drug Store News profiles in this special section, compiled in honor of National Pharmacist Month in October.

October 5, 2015

Sam’s Club made some expansive personnel and strategy changes focused on merchandising on the same day that Walmart announced job cuts at its home office in Bentonville, Ark.

September 29, 2015

At a recent event held by Mack Elevation Forum, Sam’s Club’s Jill Turner-Mitchael and Trent Weller shared highlights of their company’s strategy for growth. 

September 24, 2015

The donations — $2,500 each from Sam’s Club, matched by $2,500 from the USCCF — opens doors for students across the country ages 11 to 18  to go through the process of starting and launching a real business.

September 22, 2015

The acquisition of PunchTab is Walmart’s 15th acquisition by @WalmartLabs in the last four years.