The year is half over. Much has happened. Yet little has happened. Much has changed. Yet little has changed. The year has gone pretty much as expected. Yet unexpected events have kept the industry off balance.
Retail pharmacy has emerged as a catalyst for change. National chains, including CVS Caremark and Rite Aid, as well as such regional players as Kerr Drug, are rethinking their practice and business models in a bid to make health care more accessible, efficient and affordable.