Retail News Breaks Archives
Walmart has named board member Greg Penner to the new role of vice chairman, putting him in position to succeed chairman Rob Walton.
McKesson Pharmacy Systems and Automation (MPS&A) is testing a new solution designed to help pharmacies improve their rating for patient medication adherence.
Rite Aid Corp. saw same-store sales rise in May, but the company lowered its fiscal 2015 forecast, citing factors affecting pharmacy margins.
Pharmacy industry veteran Michael Cantrell has joined Shopko as senior vice president of retail health.
Walgreen Co. reported increased comparable-store sales for May, led by solid results in its pharmacy business.
Cardinal Health Inc. is offering a new solution to lend retail pharmacies a hand with one of the pharmacist's core objectives: getting patients to stick to their medication regimens.
Walgreen Co. has rolled out a talking prescription device for pharmacy patients with visual impairments.
Shelving its earlier plan, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) reported that next month it won't be finalizing the Affordable Care Act federal upper limits (FULs) for Medicaid reimbursement based on average manufacturer price (AMP).
CVS/pharmacy has commenced an in-store fundraising campaign to help fight lung cancer as part of Lung Force, a women's health initiative of the American Lung Association.
The Alzheimer's Foundation of America has teamed up with Rite Aid Corp. to provide free memory screenings at all Rite Aid stores.
Walgreen Co. is working with New Jersey's Lourdes Health System on initiatives to improve medication adherence and post-hospital care.
The acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart Corp. by Loblaw Cos. will benefit both companies, according to SDM president Domenic Pilla.