October 4, 2015

During Sunday’s Business Session at GMDC Health Beauty Wellness 2015, GMDC announced an investment the association has made on behalf of its members, subsidizing the cost of a crucial analytics tool provided through RetailNet Group.

September 29, 2015

IBM is continuing its foray into the retail solutions game. The company announced its Retail Consumer Experience Platform, which is designed to allow retailers to get more personal with customers. 

September 29, 2015

Walgreens began transitioning stores to the new technology more than three years ago when it installed new point-of-sale terminals.  

September 28, 2015

Verizon Enterprise Solutions has identified some trends for retail IT going into the holiday season. 

September 25, 2015

CARE Pharmacies' latest board member helped lead the pharmacy businesses of Shopko, Delhaize, AmerisourceBergen and Longs Drugs. 

September 24, 2015

Nearly half of higi users lowered their systolic blood pressure to below 140 mmHg, the cut-off for high blood pressure, according to AHA. 

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.