October 5, 2016

James McCann has been with Ahold since September 2011, retaining his leadership role at Ahold USA through the merger with Delhaize Group.

October 4, 2016

Don’t believe the rumors. Kmart is not going out of business.

October 4, 2016

Honor will serve as an education center at Walmart, where families can learn more about home care and receive wellness and safety tips for their loved ones.

October 4, 2016

Kroger has launched its annual #SharingCourage campaign, lighting its headquarters building pink and encouraging customers to join in the fight against breast cancer by taking action online and in their communities.

October 4, 2016

The new AARP MedicareRx Walgreens (PDP) plan, insured through UnitedHealthcare, is designed to appeal to cost-conscious consumers looking for Part D prescription drug coverage.

October 4, 2016

"This natural extension of our loyalty program offers easy enrollment, more points and additional rewards to make feeling good easier," stated Linda Filler, president of retail products and chief merchandising and marketing officer for Walgreens.

October 4, 2016

Target is focused on opening smaller stores in urban areas and college towns as it battles declining traffic and sales at its fleet of mostly suburban stores, according to The Wall Street Journal.

October 3, 2016

In addition to celebrating pharmacists, CVS Health will celebrate National Pharmacy Technician Day on Oct. 18 to recognize the company's more than 50,000 pharmacy technicians.

October 3, 2016

Fred’s announced Monday that its wholly-owned specialty pharmacy, Eiris Health Services has a new name.

October 3, 2016

Hyland's on Friday assured consumers that Hyland's Baby Teething Tablets remain safe.

October 3, 2016
The Sacramento Bee is reporting that Amazon lockers, self-service lockers that allow shoppers to pick up their Amazon order in a secure location — typically a retail setting — have arrived in California’s capital city. The most recently installed locker is at a Safeway in the city. The company also recently opened a staffed pickup location on the campus of UC Davis, the report said. (The Sacramento Bee)
 
October 3, 2016

From now through Oct. 31, customers can vote for their favorite pharmacy team member by completing a mail-in nomination form available at any Rite Aid pharmacy or online at www.riteaid.com/vote.

October 3, 2016

Walgreens is donating $50,000 to the Pantene Beautiful Lengths Fund to help celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the program.

September 30, 2016

Target has launched a website that invites pitches from startups who are interested in running pilot programs with the retailer, according to a report from the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.

September 30, 2016

Rite Aid and Kinney Drugs are helping to fund a project at the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences that will transform unoccupied space into high-tech, “active learning” classrooms.

September 30, 2016

Charles Walgreen III, grandson of the founder of the Walgreens drugstore chain, devised a new plan for the company after taking over as chief executive in 1971, according to a new profile in The Wall Street Journal.

September 29, 2016

In total, CVS Pharmacy patients in 36 states now have increased access to the opioid overdose-reversal drug.

September 29, 2016

Nonprofit Folds of Honor kicked off a yearlong tour of its DreamShip hot air balloon at an event with Rite Aid executives and associates, Folds of Honor scholarship recipients, sponsors and New Jersey lieutenant Gov. Kim Guadagno.

September 28, 2016

Corrective Education Company works with retailers to provide shoplifting solutions that give first-time offenders a "second chance" without having to incur a criminal record.

September 28, 2016

Private equity firms are passing on the chance to purchase 650 Walgreens stores, The New York Post reported Tuesday evening. “My sense is this is a pretty tough asset to sell,” a source close to private equity firms told The Post. “Even though Walgreens is offering to help [a buyer] build the corporate infrastructure on an arm’s-length basis.” CVS would like to buy some of the Walgreens stores in areas in which they do not compete, The Post report added. (The New York Post)

September 28, 2016

The University of Rhode Island on Tuesday elected former CVS Health chairman and CEO Tom Ryan as chairman of the University of Rhode Island Foundation Board of Directors.

September 28, 2016

For every flu shot or other immunization administered at Walgreens pharmacies, Healthcare Clinics or Duane Reade pharmacies, Walgreens will donate the value of a life-saving vaccine through the Foundation’s Shot@Life campaign.

September 27, 2016

HBW16 Demo Day, slated for Thursday, Sept. 29, will feature pre-selected companies presenting innovative concepts and services on stage to accelerators, retailers, suppliers and potential investors.

September 27, 2016

New research from Cowen & Co. indicates that more U.S. households are joining Amazon's Prime program and canceling their Costco and Sam's Club memberships.