September 24, 2015

Target’s leadership recently renewed its focus on improving operational fundamentals, particularly technology systems and platforms, supply chain and out-of-stocks and the guest experience.

September 23, 2015

Deloitte’s forecast of 3.5% to 4% growth is solid, but not spectacular, as economic forces that would normally augur well for robust growth are offset by negative factors elsewhere.

September 23, 2015

A new survey from Boston Retail partners shows that a lot of retailers see their website as the most important part of their e-commerce capability. 

September 22, 2015

In the spirit of helping pharmacists and retail healthcare teams lead by example, Drug Store News and higi have issued a call to entry for the next round of the Fit Pharmacist Challenge, which kicks off in October.

September 21, 2015

Are the end of summer blues creeping into work? Watch this Ted Talk about rekindling the fire that got you interested in your career.

September 18, 2015
Drug Store News and The Convenient Care Association will present The Retail Healthcare Webinar Series, a new educational forum specifically tailored to healthcare key stakeholders and professionals in the retail health industry, beginning this month.
September 17, 2015

The iMedicare platform integrates with every pharmacy system, so pharmacies can identify patients eligible to choose a Medicare plan and generate a customized report within seconds.

September 17, 2015

Drug Store News recently had the opportunity to speak with John Szustaczek, The DivaCup’s director of sales and marketing, about the company’s double-digit annual growth rates, why consumers are drawn to the product and The DivaCup’s geo-targeted advertising strategy.

September 16, 2015

If the future of health care can be summed up in one word, that word might be “connected.”

 

September 16, 2015

“It may come to be remembered as community pharmacy’s finest hour.”

September 16, 2015

George Mrkonic has over 30 years of retail industry experience and has been at Paperchase since 1999, where he became non-executive chairman in 2005. 

September 15, 2015

According to a new Happiest Minds survey, 38% of retailers enable their customers to engage with their brands across stores, kiosks, the web, mobile, social and call center. 

September 15, 2015

The company is testing on-demand delivery in Minneapolis, with plans to expand to other the service in the future. 

September 14, 2015

A new study shows that retailers might not know their best customers as well as they should. 

September 11, 2015

The hiring comes just months after the retailer tapped former Walmart executives to fill the head merchant and CFO roles at the 389-store retailer.

September 11, 2015

DSN examines chain pharmacy, including in-depth coverage of retail clinics, technology, automation, medication synchronization and generics, in this multi-page report.

September 10, 2015

In a recent article, the Associated Press is looking into the ways that the relationship between patients and their physicians is changing as a result of the proliferation of both telehealth apps and retail clinics.

September 10, 2015

Kroger’s CEO said that the appointments were part of a new organizational structure that emphasizes depth of leadership at the company.

September 10, 2015

Eight out of 10 global shoppers’ purchase decisions are now informed by a digital device, with consumers saying they are smarter shoppers and getting more value than before. 

September 9, 2015

Shoppers who are out of pet food won't have to go very far for a refill, if PetSmart's new partnership with Google has any say about it.

September 4, 2015

Retail analytic company RetailNext on Friday announced its monthly Retail Performance Pulse, showing a 7.3% year-over-year decrease in sales and a 9.9% decline in traffic at physical stores for August.

September 3, 2015

A new study has found that a majority of shoppers feel positively about shopping in stores and more than half think that technology can enhance the retail experience.

September 2, 2015

Target reportedly wants to become a place where consumers can go and everybody knows your name.