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Helena Foulkes, a senior-level executive at CVS Caremark Corp., has been appointed to the board of directors at The Home Depot.
Next year, a new chief executive officer will be taking the helm at Kroger Co., the nation's biggest supermarket company and one of its largest retail pharmacy operators.
Walgreen Co.'s WellTransitions hospital discharge services program has been endorsed by the American Hospital Association for fostering medication adherence.
Early next month, members of more than 30 pharmacy organizations worldwide will go on Twitter to participate in a "tweet-a-thon" to highlight the positive impact that pharmacists have on patients and the health care industry, according to the National Community Pharmacists Association.
In Canada, pharmacy chains are a key partner of a national distributor that has launched an online resource to help diabetics make more informed decisions about insulin pump therapy and buying diabetes products.
MinuteClinic has formed a clinical affiliation with Baptist Health Care, the largest health care network in northwest Florida .
Rite Aid Corp. beat analysts' earnings expectations for its fiscal 2014 second quarter, hoisting its stock price in morning trading.
Duane Reade said it has become Twitter's most followed retail chain in the drug, food and mass retail segment worldwide.
A new survey indicates strong consumer support for Food and Drug Administration regulation of pharmacy compounding.
Walgreen Co. plans to transition more than 160,000 employees to company-sponsored health insurance offered through a private exchange.
Though drug chains are the busiest retail pharmacy operators, Publix Pharmacy is North America's favorite in terms of customer satisfaction, according to a survey of more than 3,600 consumers by Market Force Information, a provider of customer intelligence solutions.
Bartell Drugs has begun its annual seasonal flu vaccination effort, offering flu vaccines at its stores and through an off-site flu clinic program serving area businesses and
The Jean Coutu Group is now providing free access to the wireless network in most of its drug stores in Quebec, Ontario and New Brunswick.
The Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) has approved Loblaw Cos.' deal to acquire Shoppers Drug Mart Corp.
Medical Pharmacies Group Ltd. (MPGL) plans to acquire Desjardins Healthcare Group, a leading wholesaler and retailer of specialty pharmacy services, medical supplies and equipment in Ontario.
This past weekend Walgreen Co. opened its first drug store in the U. S. Virgin Islands, on St. Thomas.
More than 200 children and families attended a National Childhood Cancer Awareness event hosted by Navarro Discount Pharmacy.