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Rite Aid Corp. has completed an offering of $500 million in senior secured notes initiated earlier this month as part of a series of debt refinancing transactions.
Walgreens and Duane Reade stores have begun offering men's skin care products from Alliance Boots' popular No7 skin care brand.
Ohio Drug Card has named CVS/pharmacy as the preferred pharmacy for its free statewide prescription assistance card.
Fully implementing and funding expanded health care services approved last fall for Ontario pharmacists would significantly improve health outcomes, especially for seniors and patients with chronic diseases, according to Michael Holden, chief executive officer of the National Pharmacy Association in the United Kingdom.
Target Corp. pharmacies in western Canada plan to give away first aid kits to help consumers be safer for the summer.
Walgreen Co. has kicked off a contest to encourage application developers to incorporate photo product functionality into an app.
CVS Caremark's Pharmacy Advisor program is cited in a new IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics report about improving the use of medications.
H.D. Smith has completed its purchase of a majority interest in Triplefin, a Cincinnati-based provider of reimbursement, patient assistance and pharmaceutical brand-support services.
Rite Aid Corp. kept up its earnings momentum by reporting its third straight quarterly profit for its fiscal 2014 first quarter.
The National Community Pharmacists Association is calling on lawmakers to back a bill that would preserve seniors' access to diabetes testing supplies and other durable medical equipment (DME).
Walgreen Co. plans to build more than 200 new solar installations at its drug stores in California, Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York.
Rite Aid Corp. has introduced wellness65+, an extension of its wellness+ customer loyalty program designed for seniors.
Medication nonadherence and less-than-optimal medication practices by prescribers are racking up over $200 billion in avoidable costs in the U.S. health care system, according to a study from the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics.
Rite Aid Corp. has more than doubled a debt offering initiated this week.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry was hailed by the National Community Pharmacists Association for signing into law two key bills in support of community pharmacies in the state.
Rite Aid Corp. has announced plans to offer $400 million in unsecured senior notes due 2021.
In a landmark decision for the pharmaceutical industry, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Federal Trade Commission can sue drug makers over potential anticompetitive effects of "pay for delay" patent settlements.
Walgreen Co. has donated 35,000 seasonal flu vaccine doses to the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) to help at-risk populations in Laos and Nicaragua.