BAVIS_1170X120_10-19-20

June 7, 2021

You can read the full June 7 print issue of Chain Drug Review in its entirety here. In CDR’s digital editions, you can find special sections and additional pages not posted online. You will need to register, but subscription is free!

Montgomery bringing fresh ideas to CVS Pharmacy

Montgomery bringing fresh ideas to CVS Pharmacy

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — With the appointment of Neela Montgomery as president of its retail pharmacy business late last year, CVS Health gained a fresh perspective. With a varied background that includes experience at Crate & Barrel Holdings, the home furnishings retailer where she served as CEO, and Tesco PLC, a U.K.-based purveyor of food and

Retail pharmacies need a plan to increase revenue

Retail pharmacies need a plan to increase revenue

Let’s face it, the economics surrounding the chain drugstore space are tough and getting tougher every day. Every penny counts. Pharmacy operators have been turning over rocks to find every opportunity to increase revenues and decrease costs: from automation and supply chain management to labor efficiencies and contract negotiations, yet these efforts have only slowed

It’s up to the industry to make TSE work

It’s up to the industry to make TSE work

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores has decided to make this year’s edition of Total Store Expo a virtual event. While the news comes as a disappointment for retailers, CPG suppliers and others in the industry eager to return to face-to-face interaction with business partners, the move makes perfect sense in light of continued

A gracious gesture from a thoughtful retailer

A gracious gesture from a thoughtful retailer

It occasionally happens — some may say not often enough — that America’s mass retailers reach out, individually or collectively — to recognize the very credible reporting turned in by the bastioned retail trade press. Mostly, however, the trade publishing subsection of the mass retailing community toils in oblivion, content for the occasional word of