Retail News Breaks Archives
Health Mart plans to offer its member pharmacies access to an online information management platform that makes pharmacy performance data available to health plans and community pharmacy organizations.
Rite Aid Corp. continued its steady same-store sales growth in November.
The 15th annual National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation Dinner raised more than $1.8 million to support its research, education and medication adherence initiatives.
Walgreen Co. saw same-store sales edge up in November despite a mild flu season impacting pharmacy business.
Health care industry veteran Myrtle Potter has joined Rite Aid Corp.'s board of directors.
A Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) analysis of the cost of mail order pharmacies versus retail pharmacies for Medicare Part D is drawing diverging conclusions from the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) and the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA).
Bartell Drugs is collaborating with nonprofit health system Group Health Cooperative to open retail health clinics to Seattle and Bellevue, Wash.
A new study published in the Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPhA) found that medication adherence improved in patients with chronic conditions who participated in appointment-based medication synchronization programs.
MinuteClinic has opened its first walk-in medical clinic locations in New Hampshire.
Starting this past Sunday, Rite Aid Corp. has begun offering discounted flu shots to sway more people to get inoculated.
Safeway Inc. has agreed to sell 11 of its Dominick's food and drug combo stores in metropolitan Chicago to Roundy's Inc.
Karen Staniforth has been promoted to group vice president of pharmacy initiatives and clinical services at Rite Aid Corp.