The first stores are expected to open before the end of the first half of calendar year 2017 and will include Boots highly regarded and exclusive No7 and Soap & Glory products.
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The National Association of Professional Women has inducted Walgreens' Andrea Collaro into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle 2015-2016, Fra Noi, Chicago's Italian American Voice, reported Sunday. The honor recognizes Collaro for her leadership in health and wellness, the paper noted. As senior director of brand management and product development for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Collaro oversees all products under the Walgreens banner. (Fra Noi)
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has revoked the Theranos' CLIA certificate, among other sanctions.
Walgreens will offer customers enrollment in the PMI Cohort Program at its stores, at Walgreens Healthcare Clinics, online through Walgreens.com and through the Walgreens mobile app.
Comparable front-end sales flat, but Walgreens in process of updating its beauty sector, with a rollout to more than 1,800 stores expected by the end of calendar 2016.
With more than 350 corporate-owned clinics in 20 states operating under the Healthcare Clinic banner and about 50 other clinics in its stores run by other providers, Walgreens has been at the forefront of the movement to make retail clinics a cornerstone of the American healthcare system.
More than a decade after they began to appear in community pharmacies across the country, retail clinics have become a key provider of health care to millions of Americans.
Walgreens customers now have the ability to redeem paperless coupons from Walgreens and manufacturers for online purchases, as well as in-store purchases.
The new app taps into the product databases on boots.com with iPad, and uses its analytics to enable colleagues to easily make recommendations to customers as well as view item location and online inventory.
Walgreens has mad a dedicated effort in its Cleveland-area stores to support the local chaper of Make-A-Wish, The Morning Journal reported Friday. From June 11-25, more than 80 local Walgreens stores will collect donations to benefit the organization. “Inspired by the bravery of a local employee whose child received a granted wish, Walgreens has been a dedicated partner to Make-A-Wish in greater Cleveland, raising funds to make wishes possible for deserving kids,” stated Doug Kelly, president and CEO of Make-A-Wish Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. (The Morning Journal)