December 2, 2015

Rite Aid's Vaccine Central, an assessment tool where visitors can complete a personal immunization evaluation, is an additional resource for people to further review immunization recommendations.

December 2, 2015

Save-A-Lot's new CEO will hit the ground running on or around Jan. 4, 2016. 

December 1, 2015

The Philadelphia Business Journal is reporting that the Center City area of Philadelphia has just seen the opening of its first MinuteClinic at 1500 Spruce Street. The report notes that MinuteClinic operates 25 clinics in the Philadelphia region, which has seen steady growth in the past several years. (Philadelphia Business Journal)

December 1, 2015

Fielidng twice as many shoppers as anticipated, Target ended up having to place some guests in a queue in an effort to manage the online traffic. 

December 1, 2015

Walgreens has begun its same-day service powered by Deliv with 67 stores in the Dallas area.

December 1, 2015

Mobile is making up more than 70% of traffic to Walmart.com, and nearly half of the company's orders since Thanksgiving have been placed on a mobile device, the company said. 

December 1, 2015

Walmart is launching the campaign with an initial $500,000 donation to Fisher House Foundation.

November 30, 2015

All 30 stores sold back to Albertsons were former Albertsons, Safeway or Vons stores that had been sold to Haggen earlier this year. 

November 30, 2015

Items that are expected to be most highly sought following the Black Friday shopping weekend include streaming devices and connected home devices, Meijer suggested. 

November 30, 2015

Target reported that Black Friday sales were strong this year, with Apple Watch, iPads, Beats Solo 2 headphones, FitBit Charge HR and the Philips Sonicare 2 electric toothbrush among the most popular items. 

November 30, 2015

For every immunization, including flu shots, administered at a Walgreens pharmacy, the value of two life-saving vaccines will be donated to a child in a developing country.

November 30, 2015

Walmart “opened the doors” to its Cyber Monday deals Sunday night at 8 p.m.

November 25, 2015

During Black Friday and Saturday, shoppers will be able to take advantage of 50% off artificial Christmas trees, 25% off shatterproof ornaments, 25% off all toys, among other discounts. 

November 25, 2015

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Albertsons is buying back 33 stores from bankrupt grocery chain Haggen — the same 33 stores it was required to sell when it acquired Safeway. Earlier reports suggested that Albertsons would likely be the buyer of the stores, but now the move is official. (Wall Street Journal

November 24, 2015

With its holiday offerings, CVS/pharmacy is hoping to make it easy for shoppers to make it their one-stop shopping destination for healthier food options, entertaining and winter essentials to fight cough, cold and flu. 

November 24, 2015

In addition to its 136% increase in sales (the result of Family Dollar sales’ inclusion for the first full quarter), Dollar Tree opened 204 stores and expanded or relocated 63 other locations.

November 24, 2015

In a Q3 that saw a 14% increase in sales, Fred’s reported earnings that show a marked improvement over the company’s performance last year. 

November 24, 2015

Rite Aid is prepping for the biggest shopping day of the year with deals and specials that can earn customers plenty of Plenti points. 

November 20, 2015

The 2016 CEI rated 851 businesses in the report, which evaluates LGBT-related policies and practices.

November 20, 2015

Walmart on Friday named George Riedl as SVP, president Walmart Health and Wellness, reporting to Michelle Gloeckler, Walmart EVP consumables and health and wellness.

November 19, 2015

Anuj Dhanda has most recently served as chief information officer and SVP digital commerce for Giant Eagle.

November 19, 2015

“We pride ourselves on embracing and celebrating the rich diversity of our colleagues, customers and suppliers,” Lisa Bisaccia, EVP and chief human resources officer for CVS Health, said.

November 18, 2015

Among CVS/caremark members with such common chronic conditions as hypertension, 10% more members improved their medication adherence after enrolling online than those who didn’t. 

November 17, 2015
The 2015 Retail Health Innovation Challenge called on students to offer a two-minute pitch to a panel of judges, which included representatives from CVS Health, Johnson & Johnson’s McNeil Consumer Healthcare and the National Association of Chain Drug Stores.