March 31, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance is reportedly setting a deadline on its $9.7 billion proposed merger with Rite Aid through a declaration of “certified compliance” with Federal Trade Commission.

March 31, 2017

Publix Super Markets and H-E-B deliver the best customer experience in the supermarket industry, according to the 2017 Temkin Experience Ratings, an annual customer experience ranking of companies.

March 31, 2017

The heart of Sephora’s new format, the Beauty Workshop space features a sleek table that acts as a central workstation where customers come together to learn via group beauty classes with Sephora's makeup professionals, among other offerings.

March 30, 2017

Major retailers, manufacturers, trade associations and certification bodies began working together as the GRMA in 2014.

March 30, 2017

The company is shutting down Quidsi, parent company of diapers.com, soap.com and several other shopping sites, which it purchased in 2010, after it failed to turn a profit.

March 30, 2017

CVS Pharmacy now dispenses naloxone to patients without an individual prescription in 41 states.

March 30, 2017

The Blink Health website and app negotiates with pharmacies to determine one, low price for each medication that is accepted at more than 57,000 pharmacies nationwide.

March 30, 2017

The Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday, March 29, that First Amendment free speech rights should be considered when determining how merchants disclose to their shoppers that credit card swipe fees can drive up the price of merchandise.

March 29, 2017

Amazon has opened its latest grocery initiative, which takes a direct hit at the “click and collect” pickup services that more and more supermarket retailers are offering.

March 29, 2017

CVS Pharmacy’s new K-Beauty HQ, rolling out in April, will include more than 100 new products from South Korean beauty brands, several of which are exclusive to CVS.

March 29, 2017

Prior to joining TreeHouse, the former Walgreens group VP was responsible for all of Walgreens' household, consumables and general merchandise categories.

March 28, 2017

The new website features a variety of voices – produced by both freelancers and Kroger associates – sharing stories about Kroger's people and innovative projects.

March 28, 2017

Nice-Pak has been a Walmart supplier for more than 35 years, the company stated, supplying both branded and private brand products.

March 28, 2017

Shoppers can visit their local CUB, Farm Fresh, SHOPPERS or Shop ‘n Save Pharmacy for a diabetes risk assessment performed by a pharmacist, followed by a free glucose screening for those determined to be at risk for the disease.

March 27, 2017

Amazon tested the first autonomous drone delivery in the United States, roughly three months after its first delivery in England. 

March 23, 2017

Retailer is teaming up with the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy and the Pittsburgh Public Schools that will bring its prescription drug abuse prevention program to students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools.

March 23, 2017

Sears Holding is walking back some of the comments it made in its annual report, noting that “despite the risks outlined we remain confident in our financial position.”

March 23, 2017

The 2016/2017 cough, cold and flu season is almost at an end, but there are still pockets of flu-like illness across central U.S., Walgreens reports.

March 23, 2017

TABS Analytics’ first-ever Personal Care Study has found that Walmart is the retailer with the largest market share of the $40 billion personal care market, with traditional food stores and Target in the top three. 

March 22, 2017

Honest Beauty is set to hit shelves March 26 with more than 30 products across skin care, hair care and makeup, including the company’s Truly Kissable Lip Crayon and Refreshingly Clean Gel Cleanser.

March 22, 2017

Sears Holdings states the retail industry is rapidly changing and it must change with it, by changing to a “customer-centric” company.

March 22, 2017

Target’s new store design emphasizes elevated product presentations, a more open feel, and a number of time-saving features, both physical and digital. 

March 21, 2017

Via a partnership with Shipt, customers in the Tampa, Fla., region were able to receive home delivery of Costco products.

March 21, 2017

Walmart has formed Store No. 8, a technology incubator that will be based in the Silicon Valley and is named after an early Walmart store that company founder Sam Walton used to try out new strategies.