Attendance at the event, presented by Drug Store News, reached record levels, with 40 retailers and more than 240 supplier participants.
Walmart Pharmacy & Business News
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.
Walmart is launching the campaign with an initial $500,000 donation to Fisher House Foundation.
Walmart “opened the doors” to its Cyber Monday deals Sunday night at 8 p.m.
Walmart on Friday named George Riedl as SVP, president Walmart Health and Wellness, reporting to Michelle Gloeckler, Walmart EVP consumables and health and wellness.
One of the most important takeaways from this morning's result announcement is the improvement in U.S. operations, Doug McMillon, Walmart president and CEO, told analysts Tuesday morning.
Lead by incredible 60% growth in the brow segment, the eye category has been a bright spot for mass market retailers.
Everyone wants to know how Walmart can compete with Amazon in e-commerce when the latter doesn't really make money at it. According to Ad Age, "The more Walmart does to differentiate itself from Amazon and offer a better value proposition, the more it will succeed," she said. "The more it focuses on price and value, the more it can compete." But it's a very long game. [Ad Age]
Pharmacy and retail NACDS members members were able to discuss issues surrounding Medicaid, prescription drug monitoring program funding, opioid abuse, plastic bag preemptions and back-to-school sales tax holidays.