December 7, 2010

Cardinal Health on Tuesday announced the extension of its distribution agreement to supply pharmaceuticals to Walgreens' national network of retail pharmacies.

December 7, 2010


HOUSTON — Walgreens will receive a jolt to its brand image in February as the chain begins playing host to NRG’s eVgo electric vehicle charging stations across 18 locations in the Hous­ton market. The eye-catching stations will help position Walgreens, and such other participating retailers as H-E-B and Best Buy, as cutting-edge companies with an eye to the future — and as responsible neighbors intent to make good on the promise of sustainability.


December 3, 2010

Pharmacy advocates are using every tool they can to spread the message that pharmacists bring a lot more than prescription services to the healthcare table. So how about a 341-ft. digital billboard looming above Times Square?

December 3, 2010

Walgreens saw a rise in sales across the board for the month of November and fiscal first quarter 2011, the drug store chain said Friday.

December 2, 2010

The inhabitants of Brooklyn's Williamsburg neighborhood tend to like their independent, mom-and-pop stores. So it's no surprise that the recent opening of a Duane Reade store on Bedford Avenue caused some controversy among residents. But then again, Duane Reade is no ordinary drug store chain, and it showed its independent spirit with something far from controversial: beer.

December 1, 2010

The charitable arm of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores held its 12th annual dinner in New York on Tuesday, which generated $1.76 million for research, charitable efforts and scholarships.

November 30, 2010

Walgreens is making a high-impact health statement to mark World AIDS Day that will be hard to ignore.

November 30, 2010

An alliance between a drug store chain and a national pharmacy benefit manager resulted in more than $3 million in savings over a seven-month period for the PBM clients.

November 29, 2010

Walgreens' chief medical officer will discuss the evidence-based medicine design and impact of a diabetes management program delivered by pharmacists at both workplace and community pharmacies during an upcoming conference, the drug store chain said.

November 24, 2010

This is part of the future of health care that Walgreens envisioned when it first began to make a major commitment to specialty pharmacy — it knew it could save payers and patients a whole lot of money.

November 21, 2010

Borba, a maker of nutraceuticals and cosmeceuticals, is expanding its portfolio with an exclusive Walgreens...

November 21, 2010

An intensive cancer patient management program by Walgreens’ specialty pharmacy professionals could save health plan...

November 17, 2010

In an effort to extend its environmental stewardship, Walgreens stores in the Houston area soon...

November 16, 2010

With the holiday season fast approaching, Walgreens is aggressively positioning itself as a holiday shopping...

November 14, 2010

From fashion designers to celebrity stylists to cosmetic gurus, it seems like everyone is doing...

November 14, 2010

The healthcare landscape is changing. There’s a new value-driven consumer who has emerged and, in...

November 11, 2010

A national mobile health screening tour developed by a drug store chain and a nonprofit,...

November 10, 2010

In an effort to keep travelers healthy throughout the holiday season, a leading global online...

November 10, 2010

A drug store chain advised shareholders against tendering their shares after being alerted of an...

November 9, 2010

Walgreens on Wednesday released a survey that found 2-in-5 American households have at least one...

November 7, 2010

The Walgreens on Avenue J in Brooklyn’s Midwood neighborhood has a display of decorations for...

November 7, 2010

In another step toward energy independence and sustainability, Walgreens unveiled what it said is the...

November 4, 2010

It would be no small thing to define the retail market for wellness, much less...

November 3, 2010

KidKupz on Tuesday announced its new medicine-dispensing cups soon will be available nationwide through Walgreens....