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higi extends partnership with Rite Aid

higi extends partnership with Rite Aid

CHICAGO  — higi on Wednesday announced the extension of its longstanding partnership with the Rite Aid Corp. higi stations offer free health screenings to consumers, as well as interactive educational content focused on awareness, prevention and management of some of today’s most pervasive chronic conditions. Additionally, the network serves as an access point to care

MMR vaccine available at Rite Aid pharmacies in Los Angeles

MMR vaccine available at Rite Aid pharmacies in Los Angeles

CAMP HILL, Pa. – With the highest rate of measles cases being reported in the United States since the disease was declared eliminated in 2000, Rite Aid announced Monday that Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR) vaccinations are available upon request at Rite Aid pharmacies across California including Los Angeles County. No appointment is necessary and vaccinations from a

Rite Aid ups age to buy tobacco products to 21

Rite Aid ups age to buy tobacco products to 21

CAMP Hill, Pa. — Rite Aid will increase the age to purchase tobacco products to 21 consistent with the company’s commitment to promoting responsible access to tobacco products. Rite Aid previously announced that it will remove e-cigarettes and vaping products chain-wide. These actions will go into effect across all Rite Aid stores within 90 days.

Rite Aid names Burr and Quinn to board

Rite Aid names Burr and Quinn to board

CAMP HILL, Pa. – Rite Aid Corp. Monday announced that its board of directors has appointed Elizabeth (“Busy”) Burr, who most recently served as chief innovation officer and vice president of healthcare trend and innovation at Humana, and Katherine (“Kate”) Quinn, who currently serves as vice chairman and chief administrative officer of U.S. Bancorp, to

Rite Aid reports mixed results for Q4

Rite Aid reports mixed results for Q4

CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid Corp. on Thursday posted fourth quarter earnings results that fell below Wall Street’s expectations. The drug chain also provided a forecast for the upcoming fiscal year. For the fourth quarter, the company reported net loss from continuing operations of $255.6 million, or 24 cents per share, adjusted net loss

Rite Aid board selects 1-for-20 of reverse stock split ratio

Rite Aid board selects 1-for-20 of reverse stock split ratio

CAMP HILL, Pa.— Rite Aid Corp. announced that its board of directors has approved a reverse stock split of the company’s common stock at a ratio of 1-for-20. The reverse stock split was previously approved by stockholders at a Special Meeting of Stockholders held on March 21, 2019. Rite Aid’s common stock will begin trading on a split-adjusted basis on

Rite Aid launches new Rx drug safety program

Rite Aid launches new Rx drug safety program

CAMP HILL, Pa. — In an effort to help combat teen drug abuse and misuse in Oregon state, The Rite Aid Foundation is bringing the Prescription Drug Safety program, an innovative digital course about prescription drug abuse prevention, to Portland-area high schools. The program, developed by EVERFI, the nation’s leading education technology innovator used in one in seven schools nationwide, will be

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