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Rite Aid Corp.

Rite Aid names Jim Peters COO

Rite Aid names Jim Peters COO

CAMP HILL, Pa.  – Rite Aid announced on Thursday the appointment of Jim Peters as the company’s chief operating officer. Peters will lead all aspects of Rite Aid’s pharmacy and clinical strategy development and execution; health plan, health system and strategic corporate relationships; marketing and merchandising; corporate development, strategy and communications. “Jim is a seasoned

Rite Aid integrates NarxCare analytics directly into pharmacist’s workflow in 12 states  

Rite Aid integrates NarxCare analytics directly into pharmacist’s workflow in 12 states   

CAMP HILL, Pa.  – Rite Aid  announced on Wednesday a partnership with Appriss Health, provider of the most comprehensive analytics platform for opioid stewardship and substance use disorder (SUD) in the U.S., to deploy NarxCare into clinical workflow.  Rite Aid has effectively implemented NarxCare in 12 states, including all of its Pennsylvania locations. NarxCare utilizes, analyzes, and presents

Rite Aid appoints Heyward Donigan as CEO

Rite Aid appoints Heyward Donigan as CEO

CAMP HILL, Pa .— Rite Aid Corp. announced Monday that the board of directors has appointed Heyward Donigan as chief executive officer and a member of the board, effective immediately. As planned, John Standley will step down from his role as chief executive officer in connection with this announcement. “Today’s announcement is an important step

Photo Finale adds Rite Aid to growing client roster

Photo Finale adds Rite Aid to growing client roster

MCLEAN, Va. — Photo Finale, a leader in white-label photo ecommerce services, announced Rite Aid Corp. has launched its online photo service on the Photo Finale platform. Customers can now order prints, canvas, photo books, gifts and much more at photo.riteaid.com.  Rite Aid has 2,466 stores in 18 states. “Photo Finale offers the best in

Rite Aid teams with Adobe to drive digital transformation

Rite Aid teams with Adobe to drive digital transformation

CAMP HILL, Pa. – Rite Aid Corp. has entered into a strategic partnership with Adobe to deliver seamless, personalized and connected health and wellness experiences for Rite Aid customers via Adobe Experience Cloud, the industry’s leading end-to-end solution for experience creation, marketing, advertising, analytics and commerce. Adobe Experience Cloud will enhance Rite Aid’s ability to

Keptner named Rite Aid chief marketing and merchandising officer

Keptner named Rite Aid chief marketing and merchandising officer

CAMP HILL, PA. — Rite Aid Corp. announced on Thursday that Erik Keptner, a proven leader with more than 20 years’ experience in retail marketing, has been named to the newly created position of senior vice president and chief marketing and merchandising officer, effective June 24, 2019. In this position, Keptner will be responsible for

Rite Aid stockholders approve reverse stock split

Rite Aid stockholders approve reverse stock split

CAMP HILL, PA – Rite Aid Corp. announced that its stockholders approved a reverse stock split of the company’s common stock at Thursday’s special meeting of stockholders. According to preliminary tabulations, with approximately 987 million eligible votes cast, stockholders voted 78% in favor of the reverse split. Rite Aid’s board of directors may select a

Rite Aid names Bulkley CEO of EnvisionRxOptions

Rite Aid names Bulkley CEO of EnvisionRxOptions

CAMP HILL, Pa.— Rite Aid Corp. announced that Ben Bulkley, an established executive with more than 20 years’ experience in health care and technology, has been named chief executive officer of EnvisionRxOptions, a pharmacy benefit management (PBM) company and wholly owned subsidiary of Rite Aid. Bulkley will report to Rite Aid CEO John Standley. Bulkley

Rite Aid and GNC extend partnership

Rite Aid and GNC extend partnership

CAMP HILL, Pa.  – Rite Aid Corp. and GNC announced Tuesday an agreement which extends their partnership through 2022. Rite Aid and GNC have had an exclusive partnership in the chain drug channel since December 1998. “Our more than 20-year partnership with GNC has provided Rite Aid with a key point of differentiation in the

Rite Aid, McKesson continue partnership

Rite Aid, McKesson continue partnership

CAMP HILL, Pa. – Rite Aid Corp. and McKesson Corp.  announced an agreement to key terms that will continue the companies’ pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution partnership for an additional 10 years. Under these terms, McKesson will continue providing Rite Aid with sourcing and direct-to-store delivery for brand and generic pharmaceutical products through March 2029. Rite

Rite Aid names Mennen senior VP and CIO

Rite Aid names Mennen senior VP and CIO

CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid Corp. announced today that Justin Mennen, a seasoned technology and digital leader with more than 20 years of technology leadership experience, has been named Rite Aid’s senior vice president and chief information officer. In this position, Mennen will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s technology and information

Rite Aid, Albertsons agree to terminate merger

Rite Aid, Albertsons agree to terminate merger

CAMP HILL, Pa. – Rite Aid Corp. announced that it has mutually agreed with Albertsons Cos. to terminate their previously announced merger agreement. “While we believed in the merits of the combination with Albertsons, we have heard the views expressed by our stockholders and are committed to moving forward and executing our strategic plan as

Rite Aid, Albertsons announce deadline for election of form of consideration

Rite Aid, Albertsons announce deadline for election of form of consideration

CAMP HILL, Pa. and BOISE, Idaho – Rite Aid Corp. and Albertsons Cos. announced that, in connection with the pending merger between Albertsons and Rite Aid, the election deadline for holders of shares of Rite Aid common stock, former service providers that are holders of Rite Aid restricted stock units and holders of Rite Aid