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Kerr Drug has appointed 919 Marketing as its marketing agency of record.
CVS Caremark Corp. expects disappointing results for its pharmacy benefits management business next year, based on the loss of a net of $4.8 billion in contracts.
Aurora Pharmacy has inked deals to sell 30 of its pharmacies, a move that marks the end of its supermarket prescription drug business.
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is urging Congress to pass a pair of bills designed to help combat organized retail crime.
David Denton has been promoted to executive vice president and chief financial officer at CVS Caremark Corp., succeeding David Rickard, who is retiring.
Sharp growth in pharmacy business fueled hefty revenue and earnings gains for CVS Caremark Corp. in the third quarter.
Len Greer has been named senior vice president of marketing for CVS Caremark Corp.'s pharmacy benefit management business.
Walgreen Co. this week plans to start providing shots for the H1N1 "swine flu" virus at stores in the Salt Lake City area.
Despite a rise in sales and improved earnings in the third quarter, Duane Reade Inc. tempered its outlook for fiscal 2009.
MinuteClinic, the retail health clinic subsidiary of CVS Caremark Corp., has become a participating provider with health insurer Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma.
Retail sales climbed in the third quarter at Duane Reade Holdings Inc., which also posted a smaller net loss due to improved operating results.
Walgreen Co. saw same-store sales rise in October as front-end business continued to rebound amid a strong gain in overall revenue.
This month, Walgreen Co. is set to host its first Diabetes Wellness Events at more than 1,500 drug stores nationwide.
CVS Caremark Corp. has extended its retail pharmacy benefit services contract with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Governmentwide Service Benefit Plan, also known as the Federal Employee Program (FEP).
Roundy's Supermarkets Inc. plans to acquire all pharmacies operated by Aurora Health Care in its Pick 'n Save and Copps supermarkets in Wisconsin.
CVS Caremark Corp. has relaunched its photo web site, adding new features and products as well as boosting its performance.