October 20, 2017

In this month’s Supermarket Wellness Watch, David Orgel takes a look at Tops Friendly Markets’ employee wellness efforts, which have produced increased participation and measurable results.

October 20, 2017

he Vitamin Shoppe said it hoped to enhance its sourcing capabilities by using the platform, enabling the company to offer its shoppers the most relevant and inventive products early on.

October 19, 2017

The Emerson Group last month hosted its 10th Annual Retail Industry Day in a packed room, with hundreds of merchants in attendance.

October 19, 2017

Given this and other recent contracts, Crossmark said it is set to hire thousands of new associates in the coming months. 

October 19, 2017

Following the retirement of 40-year veteran Katie Wolfram, Kroger names new division presidents for the Central division and the QFC division.

October 19, 2017

Customers with Apple devices can now shop the nearly 12,000 items available in Rite Aid's online store and use Apple Pay to pay for their purchase.

October 19, 2017

Safeway's new president has spent the last 30 years as a pacesetting leader in the grocery industry, Albertsons reported.

October 19, 2017

The gala, which took place at a private residence in Hollywood Hills, California, invited top brands, technology companies and venture capitalists to see how virtual reality will impact how customers shop in the future.

October 18, 2017

The companies inked a five-year agreement that will see CVS Health’s Caremark PBM managing such services as claims processing and prescription fulfillment services for IngenioRx.

October 18, 2017

There is no hiding the fact that Walmart and Amazon are locked in a vicious campaign for the hearts, minds and wallets of the consumer. But can other retailers find a comfortable — and profitable — niche in the marketplace, while the two giants go toe-to-toe in their seemingly endless battle for retail supremacy?

October 18, 2017

Natural beauty now accounts for 12% of the total cosmetics and toiletries market in the United States — here’s how retailers and suppliers are capitalizing on the upward trend in demand for natural options in the beauty aisle.

October 18, 2017

Prior to joining Rite Aid, Derek Griffith held various store operations roles with increasing responsibility at Target and Home Depot.

October 18, 2017

Rite Aid pharmacies nationwide are providing senior customers with free resources to help select the right prescription drug plan or update their existing coverage for 2018.

October 18, 2017

Supervalu on Wednesday also reported second quarter fiscal 2018 consolidated net sales of $3.8 billion, an increase of $995 million or 35%.

October 18, 2017

Walgreens is currently building out its space in the Sullivan Center to host the new center of excellence, which will host much of the company’s retail pharmacy technology team along with the digital, mobile and e-commerce technology teams.

October 18, 2017

Walmart VP and DMM, personal care, told attendees of a recent Mack Elevation thought leadership conference that industry executives must align with Walmart’s philosophies and be ready to change on the go as the chain’s blueprint evolves.

October 17, 2017

Together, the brands of Ahold USA and Delhaize America represent the largest grocery retailer group on the U.S. East Coast, including the Stop & Shop, Food Lion, Giant Foods, Giant/Martin's and Hannaford brands, IRI noted.

October 17, 2017

National Check Your Meds Day, Oct. 21, i is being established by Consumer Reports and the Dept. of Health and Human Services.

October 16, 2017

The companies said the partnership would help improve decision-making abilities for patients and their care teams — including physicians, pharmacists and payers.

October 16, 2017

Kroger's team of buyers continuously look for regional purchasing opportunities that allow the company to expand its product portfolio for customers, stimulate the local economy and enhance product freshness.

October 16, 2017

The awards come as NCPA rolls out its 2017 NCPA Digest, which found that the state of independent community pharmacies continues to grow and expand the scope of services pharmacists can offer their patients. 

October 13, 2017

Ahold USA's digital growth strategies include significant investments in new digital tools including relevant digital coupons, new websites, mobile app improvements and a new recipe center.

October 13, 2017

The program, which started as a pilot in California and New York City, is now available across the continental United States.

October 12, 2017

Along with financial assistance, Safeway's Northern California Division is working with the Red Cross to donate tractor trailers to bring and store food to help evacuation shelters.