October 15, 2015

CVS/pharmacy's enhanced Health Insurance Information Center is a one-stop online destination for customers with health insurance questions related to Medicare Part D, Marketplace and Medicaid health coverage.

October 15, 2015

With Rite Aid's Medicare Advisor tool, customers can compare the estimated annual costs of various plans, including monthly premiums, brand and generic co-pays and drugs covered. 

October 15, 2015

The U.S. Fund for UNICEF first introduced UNICEF Kid Power in February as a child health initiative encouraging elementary school-age kids in the United States to get physically active in order to help save the lives of their peers in developing countries.

October 15, 2015

Walgreens Boots Alliance and its predecessor company, Walgreens, have paid a dividend in 332 straight quarters (83 years) and have raised the dividend for 40 consecutive years.

October 15, 2015

The flu vaccination campaign is an extension of AmeriCares U.S. Program, which supports more than 800 free clinics and community health centers nationwide with free medicine and supplies.

October 15, 2015

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon sat down with CNBC’s Jim Cramer to discuss the future of the world’s largest retailer following the company’s difficult day on Wall Street following its analysts’ meeting. 

October 14, 2015

More than 700 Project Health events will be held at select CVS/pharmacy stores in 20 markets.

October 14, 2015

Dollar General said the move was part of a broader initiative aimed at proactively improving efficiencies and reducing expenses by restructuring its corporate support functions.

October 14, 2015

At Wal-Mart Stores' annual fall investor conference, the company’s president and CEO Doug McMillon outlined his plan to grow sales by $15 billion and buy back its shares over the course of the next three years. 

October 14, 2015

Walmart CEO Doug McMillion shared with investors that private label will play a significant role in the company's future as a value-driven operator. 

October 13, 2015
All funds raised will be donated to the American Diabetes Association in support of its mission to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
 
October 13, 2015

CVS Health's 2016 SilverScript prescription drug insurance plans earned an overall 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in part for their high quality, clinical outcomes and customer service. 

October 13, 2015

The Deals store conversions are expected to be completed by the end of July 2016.

October 12, 2015

In addition to screenings, Walmart’s licensed pharmacists were on hand to administer immunizations in select stores as part of “America's Biggest Health Fair” on Saturday. 

October 9, 2015

The distinction recognizes CVS/specialty's commitment to helping people with arthritis and joint pain, and builds on the longstanding relationship between the two organizations. CVS/pharmacy is currently the exclusive retail drug store partner of the Arthritis Foundation.

October 9, 2015

After more than two decades in top finance roles at Walmart, Charles Holley, 59, is stepping down as CFO at the world’s largest retailer.

October 9, 2015

On the same day that it announced a new CFO, Walmart has filled its empty chief merchant spot and named other executives to key leadership roles within the organization, including a new head merchant at Sam’s Club.

October 8, 2015

Costco’s U.S. stores saw a slight lift in comparable sales as international stores — particularly in Canada — saw comps drop. 

October 7, 2015

Fred's Super Dollar adds another senior-level retail pharmacy executive to its C-suite.  

October 6, 2015

Walmart will provide free blood glucose, blood pressure, vision screenings and product samples —and more than 10,000 of the company’s pharmacists will offer immunizations in select stores. 

October 5, 2015
Kroger is completing the installation of its Digital Shelf Edge smart shelf technology to 2,200 shelves throughout the center of the supermarket, including most aisles with dry goods Cinicinnati.com is reporting. “It has the potential to reinvent brick-and-mortar retailing,” Kroger’s VP research and development Brett Bonner said. “It brings the info-richness of the Internet to the sight, sounds, smells and touching of in-store shopping.” (Cincinnati.com)
October 5, 2015

Seven stores in two markets will have Hearing Centers, and five stores in another market will have optical services starting later this fall. 

October 5, 2015

The seventh president in Meijer's 81-year history hails from Columbus, Ohio and is a graduate of Ohio Northern University’s College of Pharmacy.