April 11, 2017

The transaction will bring together two “highly complementary grocery wholesale organizations with combined sales of approximately $16 billion in 2016.”

April 10, 2017

Studies show that more than 70 million Americans suffer from digestive “gut” problems, LoveBug noted.

April 7, 2017

With the expansion of Walgreens' beauty strategy into an additional  1,000 stores "shows the confidence we have in this strategy," Alex Gourlay, co-COO Walgreens Boots Alliance, told analysts.

April 7, 2017

The simulated store environment allows students to develop work experience and customer service skills while in school and potentially set them up for future internship and employment opportunities with CVS Health.

April 7, 2017

Honest Beauty got its first mass-market retail launch in late March, when it became available at roughly 800 Target stores and on Target.com.

April 7, 2017

It’s crucial to minimize or treat the symptoms before they begin to escalate, Karen Mankowski, VP Pharmacy Operations for the retailer said. 

April 7, 2017

Fred’s has pledged to buy up to 1,200 stores should the Walgreens Boots Alliance-Rite Aid merger be approved the FTC.

April 7, 2017

Both Tracy Dolgin and Alex Smith will join fellow Vitamin Shoppe board member Tim Theriault, former chief information officer, Walgreens Boots Alliance, who joined the board one year ago.

April 6, 2017

The company reported overall net sales of $11.64 billion during the month, an increase of 9% year over year.

April 6, 2017

Thomas Moriarty, who joined the company in 2012, will bring together corporate communications, legal, government affairs and public policy under one operating unit to manage the company's external affairs in Washington, D.C. and state capitals across the country.

April 6, 2017

Retailer seeing bottom-line improvement driven by sequential growth in retail pharmacy adjusted script comps, sequential progress in sales trends in its specialty pharmacy business, front store margin expansion and strong holiday seasonal category sales, said CEO Mike Bloom.

April 6, 2017

The company is targeting front store, retail pharmacy and specialty operations, including rolling out beer and wine and committing to a major upgrade in its cosmetics assortment. 

April 6, 2017

Linda Longo-Kazanova, armed with 16 years of experience as chief human resources officer with growing companies, joined the board effective immediately. 

April 6, 2017

As Amazon far outpaces total year-over-year retail growth in American household purchases, the retailer is on track to cause serious disruption to the U.S. superstore, grocery and drug store channels. 

April 5, 2017

Billion Dollar Roundtable member companies each spend $1 billion or more annually for a broad range of goods and services with certified diverse companies whose majority owners primarily are minorities and women.

April 5, 2017

In the coming weeks, Walgreens may certify compliance to accelerate the decision on the Rite Aid deal, the company's CEO reported.

April 5, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance's retail pharmacy USA division realized second-quarter sales of $21.8 billion, an increase of 1.5% over the year-ago quarter.

April 5, 2017

Walmart, looking to expand its logistics capabilities, recently submitted plans to city planners in Bentonville, Ark.,  for a 1.27 million-sq.-ft. distribution center, Talk Business & Politics-Northwest Arkansas Business Journal reported. A Walmart spokeswoman confirmed the company’s plans to build the facility in southwest Bentonville, the report said. (Talk Business & Politics)

April 4, 2017

During the past four years, it has donated nearly $5 million to NAFC to increase access to quality care and support the management of chronic disease.

April 4, 2017

Accreditation shows ACS has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.

April 4, 2017

Amanda Bourque, a Rite Aid pharmacy technician from Coventry, R.I., and JoAnn Lankford, a Rite Aid customer from Providence Forge, Va., were selected at random from more than 13,000 unique entries.

April 4, 2017

Retail executives know their industry is going through fundamental and massive change, but a recent study found that this awareness doesn’t always lead to taking action to deal with it.

April 3, 2017

The service allows consumers to add cash to their Amazon.com balance by showing a barcode at a participating brick-and-mortar store, with the cash then applied immediately to the consumer’s  online Amazon account.  

April 3, 2017
Crave RI will take place on the evenings of June 15 and 16 at downtown Providence’s Dunkin’ Donuts Center.