Operating income from continuing operations in the first nine months of fiscal 2022 increased 54.3% to $2.2 billion, compared with $1.4 billion in the same period a year ago.
Walgreens announced full ownership of the company in January, necessitating the name change.
Walgreens cited market instability severely impacting financing availability as a contributing factor in the decision to retain the U.K.-based Boots business.
- Gerrity’s Supermarkets, owned by the Fasula Family, will be rebranded as Gerrity’s The Fresh Grocer.
- The Alka-Seltzer brand released a remixed version of its iconic “Plop Plop, Fizz Fizz” jingle — mixed, produced and recorded by rapper, musician and cocktail enthusiast T-Pain.
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In this installment, Musab Balbale, senior vice president and chief merchandising officer at CVS Health, discusses the company’s efforts to transform retail pharmacy into a healthcare destination.
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- June 29
Criminal networks continue to threaten store teams and consumer safety. Here’s how Congress can help — now.NACDS president and CEO Steve Anderson is calling on Congress to prioritize consumer health and safety, and to help stamp out organized retail crime before year’s end.
- June 27Timely, consistent and regional data can help keep the right products on drug stores’ shelves to help customers and communities feel better faster.
- June 02Columnist David Orgel discusses how retailers need to communicate with empathy in the face of ongoing inflation and supply chain challenges.
- May 05In his latest column, David Orgel points out how from sustainability to customer experience, retailers are finding reasons to advance the local trend.
- June 14In his latest column, DSN editor and chief Nigel Maynard shares how some retail pharmacies are reexamining their SKUs as healthcare services expand and supply chain constraints cause a shortage of new products.
- May 10DSN editor in chief Nigel Maynard reveals how DIR fees are seen as the most challenging issue the industry faces.