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Next generation of Rx students turning out for NACDS RxIMPACT Day

Next generation of Rx students turning out for NACDS RxIMPACT Day

ARLINGTON, Va. — A record-breaking 57 campuses will be represented by 60 student pharmacists at the 2020 NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill. The event, which has reached every Congressional office in recent years with NACDS’ pro-pharmacy and pro-patient agenda, will be held March 10-11,

Acosta announces new board of directors following successful recapitalization

Acosta announces new board of directors following successful recapitalization

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  — Acosta announced last week its new board of directors following the company’s successful recapitalization earlier this year, positioning it with the strongest balance sheet in the industry. New appointees include Walgreens senior vice president Joe Hartsig.  Here is the complete list: •

NRF reports 2019 holiday sales were up 4.1%

NRF reports 2019 holiday sales were up 4.1%

WASHINGTON – Holiday retail sales during 2019 grew 4.1% over the same period in 2018 to $730.2 billion, the National Retail Federation said this week. The numbers exclude automobile dealers, gasoline stations and restaurants. Online and other non-store sales were up 14.6% over the year

Baybridge Pharmacy makes the 2019 Inc. 500

Baybridge Pharmacy makes the 2019 Inc. 500

BAYSIDE, N.Y. — Faced with endless challenges and competitors – doing business in a highly unstable and unpredictable marketplace – Baybridge Pharmacy, of Bayside, Queens, New York, an independent retail pharmacy, is recognized on the 2019 Inc. 500 as one of the “Most Successful Companies in America,”

CVS assisting customers affected by earthquakes in Puerto Rico

CVS assisting customers affected by earthquakes in Puerto Rico

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health is committed to filling prescriptions, providing pharmacy services and providing other assistance in Puerto Ricofollowing the trio of catastrophic earthquakes recorded this past week. The company is providing pharmacy services to members of La Administración de Seguros de Salud de

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RETAIL NEWS

CVS unveils HealthHUB locations in Atlanta

ATLANTA — CVS announced on  Tuesday the roll out of HealthHUB, CVS Health’s new store design in 16 CVS Pharmacy locations across the community here. During a ribbon-cutting event at the company’s HealthHUB location at 687 Johnson Ferry Rd. in Marietta, the community celebrated the

Walgreens provides relief efforts in Puerto Rico

DEERFIELD, Ill. – Walgreens is supporting relief efforts in Puerto Rico as many communities work to recover in the aftermath of earthquakes that impacted the region last week. Beginning Wednesday, Jan. 15, Walgreens customers throughout Puerto Rico and South Florida can make donations at store

CVS debuts HealthHUB locations to serve greater Houston community

HOUSTON — Individuals and families in Greater Houston can now experience health care that is simple, convenient and affordable with the debut of HealthHUB, CVS Health’s new store design in 15 CVS Pharmacy locations across the community. During a ribbon-cutting event at the company’s HealthHUB

SUPPLIER NEWS

Crown Laboratories completes commercial integration plan

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — Crown Laboratories announced Monday that is has restructured its commercial operations business units as it continues to elevate its new “Skin Science for Life” commitment. For the past two years Crown has been dedicated to transforming its Northeast Tennessee operations into a

Nesquik teams up with rising tennis star Frances Tiafoe

ARLINGTON, Va. — Nestlé Nesquik announced Friday a new collaboration with rising tennis star, Frances Tiafoe, heading into the 2020 season. Tiafoe will appear in a series of digital ads as part of the Nesquik #KeepOnChuggin campaign. “I’m thrilled to be teaming up with Nequik

L’Oréal Paris rolling out Age Perfect Cosmetics

NEW YORK — L’Oréal Paris is a brand that has been championing inclusivity and the worth of all women for decades; these notions are engrained in its DNA. The brand has grown through the years with longtime spokeswomen like Eva Longoria and Andie MacDowell, and has

Mars unveils the largest Snickers bar weeks before Super Bowl LIV

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. — Mars Wrigley unveiled Thursday the largest Snickers bar ever created during a Guinness World Records title attempt at the company’s Waco, Texas, plant. The Snickers bar, weighing more than two metric tons, is a small version of something even bigger the brand has