August 25, 2017
With Hurrican Harvey bearing down on the Texas coast, CVS Pharmacy is encouraging patients to prepare for the storm by taking care of their prescription needs before it makes landfall.
 
August 25, 2017

The first segment of the Open Buy Day, for household cleaning, paper, general merchandise and health and beauty care, will be held Oct. 19. The second segment will follow this on Oct. 26 for the food, beverage and pet categories.

August 25, 2017

The consortium includes Dole, Driscoll’s, Golden State Foods, Kroger, McCormick, McLane, Nestlé, Tyson Foods, Unilever and Walmart.

August 25, 2017

Same-store sales for the Dollar Tree banner increased 3.9%; same-store sales for the Family Dollar banner increased 1%.

August 25, 2017

The accreditation applies to all of Supervalu’s 181 banner pharmacies that now have access to the specialty pharmacy offering, the company said.

August 24, 2017

All vaccines permitted per state can be administered on a "walk-in" basis with no appointment necessary and are offered at more than 1,700 Albertsons pharmacies.

August 24, 2017

The 2017 DEI rated 110 businesses in the report, which evaluates disability inclusion-related policies and practices.

August 23, 2017

The partnership brings together a wide range of data and insight on health and beauty consumer behavior with IRI.

August 23, 2017

The disease management accreditation was given for a number of Accordant’s  programs providing services to patients with rare chronic disease and other conditions on behalf of health plans, government-sponsored plans, labor groups, employers and third-party administrators

August 23, 2017

The company’s 14,000th store is located in Dauphin, Pa.

August 23, 2017

The Federal Trade Commission approved the deal Wednesday afternoon following the acquisition getting an OK from the shareholders of Whole Foods earlier in the day. 

August 23, 2017

Minsok Pak replaces Casey Carl as EVP, chief strategy and innovation office following Carl’s departure in May. 

August 23, 2017

In a partnership that takes direct aim at the online giant and its Alexa voice-controlled device, Walmart is teaming up with Google to offer hundreds of thousands of items available for voice shopping via Google Assistant. 

August 22, 2017

Camber Pharmaceuticals on Monday awarded Walgreens Boots Alliance in recognition of its status as the No. 1 trading partner for 2016-2017.

August 22, 2017

In its first year, the program has resulted in the collection and disposal of 72 tons of unwanted medication.

August 22, 2017

Rite Aid’s category buying teams will now have faster access to source trending consumer-ready products, according to RangeMe.

August 18, 2017
Americans are spending more than $60 billion on beauty annually. To survive as a meaningful competitor in this evolving beauty arena, drug stores must start to burnish their image.
August 18, 2017

This is the second year of One Shot, One Meal. Last year, Kroger donated 330 million meals.

August 18, 2017

Since Meijer began its Simply Give program in 2008, nearly $32 million – or 352 million meals – has been donated to help neighborhood food pantries keep their shelves stocked throughout the year.

August 18, 2017

With September set to mark National Family Meals Month, David Orgel offers a sneak peek at two retailers’ efforts around promoting family meals in this month’s installment of Supermarket Wellness Watch.

August 18, 2017

In a first for the 101-year-old grocer, Wegmans said it will open a two-level store, at Natick Mall, Natick, Mass., with direct access to the shopping center. 

August 17, 2017

he accreditation is the result of the CVS Pharmacy demonstrating a commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes, and encompasses all CVS Pharmacy, Longs Drugs and Navarro Discount Pharmacy locations.

August 17, 2017
Walmart reported better-than-expected results for its second quarter amid surging online sales and an increase in store traffic.
 
August 17, 2017

That will reset the clock on the waiting period under the HSR Act with to Sept. 18, 2017, unless otherwise extended or terminated.