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The Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA) has launched a new quality measurement initiative to narrow gaps in measurement and reporting for adult immunizations.
Two pharmacy technology companies have struck licensing deals for Walgreen Co.’s prescription alignment patents.
HomeTown Pharmacy Inc. has adopted Epicor Eagle pharmacy retail software to help improve management of its front-end business.
More members of Congress are recognizing the need for the nation to make broader use of pharmacists' range of health care capabilities, according to the National Association of Chain Drug Stores.
MinuteClinic has entered a joint marketing and sponsorship agreement with USA Football, the sport of football's national governing body.
Andrew Molson has been elected to the board of directors at the Jean Coutu Group.
More than 28,000 pharmacies nationwide now accept electronically transmitted prescriptions for controlled substances, representing 41% of all retail pharmacies in the United States, according to a report by health care IT provider DrFirst.
The American Diabetes Association is helping further the "Stop Diabetes" movement in tandem with Walgreen Co. and its Balance Rewards program.
Next month's National Association of Chain Drug Stores Total Store Expo will offer attendees an opportunity to learn directly from the Food and Drug Administration about the implications of the Drug Supply Chain Security Act of 2014.
CVS Caremark Corp. president and chief executive officer Larry Merlo and Walgreen Co. president and CEO Greg Wasson were among 22 chief executives from across U.S. industry announcing the creation of the American Heart Association CEO Roundtable.
Jean Coutu Group saw revenue edge up in its franchised store network for the fiscal 2015 first quarter, while same-store sales were virtually flat despite growth in script count.
Hundreds of prospective suppliers are descending upon Walmart’s headquarters in Bentonville, Ark., to pitch their U.S.-made products to some of the company's top executives.
Nine pharmacy schools from across the country will collectively receive $2 million in funding through the Cardinal Health Pharmacy Scholarship Program in 2014.
Walgreen Co. and Rite Aid Corp. each recorded sales increases in June.