September 22, 2016

CVS Health realized a higher rate of repeat purchases through the Curbside pilot than through regular buy-online and pick-up-in-store options.

September 22, 2016

More than 5,000 Americans across the country participated in the online survey, which awards the “Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Brand” title to winners in 40 product categories.

September 22, 2016

Rite Aid met Wall Street expectations, matching the average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research for earnings of 3 cents per share.

September 21, 2016
Five Albertsons banners — Jewel-Osco, Shaw’s, United, ACME Market and Star Market — will be using MyWebGrocer’s solutions to ramp up the launch of their click-and-collect and delivery options. 
September 21, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS - Walmart is extending its grocery pickup service into Target's back yard, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported Wednesday. “Our customers have told us that grocery pickup is a game changer,” stated Katie Vitela, a Walmart Minneapolis market coach. According to the Star Tribune, Target currently offers fee-based grocery home delivery through partner Instacart in a handful of markets, including the Twin Cities. (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

September 20, 2016

Host to the USA Men's and USA Women's 5k National Championships, the CVS Health Downtown 5k provided races and inspirational events for participants of all ages and raised funds for charities throughout Southern New England.

September 20, 2016

Walmart completes acquisition of Jet.com; Marc Lore, founder and CEO of Jet.com, joins Walmart’s leadership team.

September 19, 2016

Ahold USA announced Monday that its retail divisions — Stop & Shop, Giant Food of Landover, Giant Food Stores of Carlisle, Martins and Peapod — have met the retailer’s goal of eliminating 1 billion grocery bags from the environment.

September 19, 2016

The CVS Health Foundation will launch a new partnership with DoSomething.org this fall and has renewed its Pharmacists Teach program, which connects CVS pharmacists to local students to discuss prescription drug abuse.

September 19, 2016

Caregiver Boxes are available exclusively to Sam’s Club members who purchase Depend Absorbent Underwear.

September 16, 2016
Prime members in Chicago can now order  beauty and personal care products from Merz Apothecary, a 100-years plus Chicago retail institution, and have the items delivered to their door in as little as one hour.
September 16, 2016
The company had previously launched the line at Sephora and Macy’s in 2011. 
September 15, 2016

In the past year, more than one million patients have been enrolled in ScriptSync at CVS Pharmacy and preliminary results demonstrate that the service, on average, improves medication adherence by between 5% to 10%.

September 15, 2016

Meijer customers in the greater Detroit area can now sign up for Shipt and use the app to have their groceries delivered from 25 area locations. 

September 15, 2016

The report cites Walmart's recent acquisition of Jet.com, which, while not a threat to Amazon's position, provides Walmart a speed advantage in boosting online growth by leveraging Jet's ready-made platform. 

September 15, 2016

Rx90, now available for EnvisionRx clients, gives patients the option to fill 90-day prescriptions at any of the nearly 8,200 Walgreens pharmacies nationwide.

September 14, 2016

The annual Health Fair is an opportunity for APhA, its members and partner associations to encourage U.S. Representatives and Senators to recognize the value of pharmacists in improving patient access.

September 14, 2016

Target shoppers will be doing real cartwheels next time they launch their discount app.

September 14, 2016

In addition to Washington, CVS Pharmacy locations in 30 other states are able to dispense naloxone to patients without an individual prescription.

September 12, 2016

The YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program is a lifestyle intervention for adults at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes and LIVESTRONG at the YMCA focuses on well-being initiatives for cancer survivors.

September 12, 2016

Without any complicated timers to set or buttons to press, customers can now simply put the child-resistant cap on their CVS Pharmacy prescription to keep track of when they last took their medication.

September 12, 2016

In an effort to encourage vaccinations, Kmart has unveiled data from a new survey showing that one in four Americans believe getting the flu vaccine early is the best way to avoid getting sick.

September 12, 2016

From now through Oct. 14, Rite Aid associates will recognize students receiving the scholarships during special in-store celebration events.

September 12, 2016

“People increasingly want to become more engaged in their own health care, and with Walgreens digital health offerings, [they can do that],” stated Harry Leider, chief medical officer, Walgreens.