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How to shield Rx from the opioid crisis fallout

How to shield Rx from the opioid crisis fallout

Chain drug retailing has thus far largely escaped the repercussions of the opioid epidemic, an ongoing tragedy which has seen so many people become addicted to pharmaceutical products that, when taken as prescribed and properly managed, can bring needed relief to patients with serious illnesses or injuries. Several of America’s most prominent pharmaceutical houses have

Walmart reaches agreements with DOJ and SEC

Walmart reaches agreements with DOJ and SEC

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart agreed to pay $282 million to settle federal allegations of overseas corruption, capping one of the biggest investigations ever under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, which makes it illegal for American corporations to bribe overseas officials. The company said Thursday it had entered into a global settlement with the U.S. Department

Walmart working with IBM, Merck on new Rx program

Walmart working with IBM, Merck on new Rx program

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — IBM, KPMG, Merck and Walmart announced Thursday that the companies have been selected by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to be included in a program in support of the U.S. Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) that addresses requirements to identify, track and trace prescription medicines and vaccines distributed

Walmart wraps up shareholders’ week

Walmart wraps up shareholders’ week

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Walmart wrapped up its annual shareholders’ week activities on Friday with a celebration of the company’s associates as “extraordinary people doing extraordinary things.” Brett Biggs, executive vice president and chief financial officer, credited Walmart’s 2.2 million associates worldwide with helping fulfill founder Sam Walton’s vision for Walmart as a merchant serving the

Walmart names Kumar chief technology officer

Walmart names Kumar chief technology officer

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart has appointed tech industry veteran Suresh Kumar to a new chief technology officer and chief development officer role position, reporting directly to president and chief executive officer Doug McMillon. Suresh Kumar Kumar brings more than 25 years of technology leadership experience — including executive positions at Google, Microsoft, Amazon and IBM

FLAVORx now available at Walmart Neighborhood Markets

FLAVORx now available at Walmart Neighborhood Markets

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — To help busy families, especially moms, who are dispensing antibiotics and other medications to sick little ones, Walmart is now offering FLAVORx with select liquid prescriptions for no additional cost at Neighborhood Market pharmacies. This allows moms, dads and caregivers to choose the flavor of medicine the child likes best—from grape to

Walmart unveils site plan for new campus

Walmart unveils site plan for new campus

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart officials said work on a new corporate campus is set to begin here in July. Walmart expects to relocate employees in stages, beginning next year and ending around 2024, when work on the company’s “dream home” is completed.  First up is demolition, infrastructure and utility construction at the 350-acre site, which

Owen’s Craft Mixers announces deal with Walmart

Owen’s Craft Mixers announces deal with Walmart

NEW YORK — Owen’s Craft Mixers, co-founded and co-owned by business partners and brothers-in-law Josh Miller and Tyler Holland, announce a new deal with national retail giant Walmart, part of the company’s continued rapid growth across the country. Launched only three years ago, Owen’s Craft mixers are carbonated, non-alcoholic mixers that combine real fruit and pure sugar cane to seamlessly

VTech named Walmart’s Toy Supplier of the Year

VTech named Walmart’s Toy Supplier of the Year

CHICAGO –  VTech, a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental electronic learning products for children, Friday announced it received the Walmart Supplier of the Year Award in the Toy category. Walmart, one of the nation’s largest retailers, presented the award at its annual Supplier Growth Forum held February 26-27 in Rogers, Ark. “We are honored to be recognized by

Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard launch Hello Bello exclusively at Walmart

Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard launch Hello Bello exclusively at Walmart

LOS ANGELES — Hello Bello, a new collection of expertly formulated, plant-derived baby necessities, was rolled out Monday exclusively at Walmart stores nationwide, on Walmart.com and HelloBello.com. Founded by actors and parents Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard, along with Sean Kane (co-chief executive officer), Jay McGraw (co-chief executive officer) and Jennifer Pullen (chief financial officer and chief

Walmart posts strong revenue growth for Q4

Walmart posts strong revenue growth for Q4

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart on Tuesday reported robust profit and revenue figures for the holiday quarter, citing strength across a range of product categories and a 43% surge in digital sales. Revenue was up 1.9% to $138.8 billion in the fiscal fourth quarter. Excluding currency fluctuations, year-on-year revenue growth was 4.2%. Walmart U.S. posted its

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