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7/17/17 - Blakeview: K&B closes, 20 years later
On July 21, 1997, news broke that the omnipresent drug store chain's signature color would disappear with the sale of its stores to Rite Aid, then the nation's second-largest pharmacy chain. K&B, which stood for Katz and Besthoff, was founded by Gustave Katz and Sydney Besthoff, who opened their first drug store at 732 Canal St. in 1905 and a secon
7/15/17 - POC testing, vision and hearing centers are future of retail clinics [Tehran Times (Iran)]
Drug Store News expects POC testing to continue to grow in retail clinics. Last year, Quest Diagnostics partnered with Safeway and Albertsons on a pilot that places Quest`s lab testing services and diagnostic capabilities adjacent to the pharmacy. Additionally, Walgreens piloted a retail vision care center within its flagship Magnificent Mile store
7/15/17 - Supply Of Installation Integration And Implementation Of Retail Pharmacy Chain Software. [TendersInfo (India)]
Prequalification are invited for Supply of Installation integration and Implementation of Retail Pharmacy Chain Software.
7/14/17 - Rite Aid Corp. Files SEC Form 4/A, Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership of Securities (Jun. 27, 2017)
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Economics Week According to news reporting originating from Washington, D.C., by VerticalNews journalists, a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing by Rite Aid Corp. was posted on June 27, 2017. The SEC file number is 0001689481-17-000009.. A U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing is a forma
7/13/17 - Genoa launches Medication Management Solutions
TUKWILA, Wash.,& MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. The nation s leading behavioral health pharmacy and telepsychiatry company, Genoa, a QoL Healthcare Company, today announced the launch of Genoa Medication Management Solutions. Genoa helps people with behavioral health issues follow their treatment plans. The combination of our capabilities provides an
7/13/17 - Video from Catonsville pharmacy robbery released, police seek clues [Catonsville Times, Ellicott City, Md.]
July 12 Baltimore County Police have released video taken by surveillance cameras at a Catonsville drug store that was robbed last month in an effort to get clues about the suspects. Surveillance footage of the June 20 afternoon robbery at Rehya Pharmacy shows three suspects leaving the store with a plastic bag that police said contained pharmace
7/12/17 - LOCAL NEWS
Sun City businesses were the victims of three armed robberies leading up to the July 4 holiday. W. Bell Road, and produced a handgun and demanded the cashier give him all the money in the register. At about 8:11 p.m. July 1 a male suspect robbed the Walgreens drug store, 15442 N. 99th Ave. No additional information was available for this case.
7/12/17 - PetRescueRx.com: "A Pets Before Profits Pharmacy" Now Verified by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy as Safe and Legitimate for Purchasing Pet Medication [Sport360]
-PetRescueRx.com: Online Pet Pharmacy Donates 100% of Profits to Help Homeless Pets is now verified as a safe and legitimate pharmacy by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy. Pet Rescue Rx has applied for and been awarded by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy the safe.pharmacy domain registration which verifies the pharmacy as
7/11/17 - Bartells coming to Arlington
It will be the 68th store in the company's chain, which now stretches from Everett south to University Place near Tacoma. The store will be located at the northwest corner of Highway 9 and 204th Street. At 127- years-old, Bartells is the oldest, family owned drugstore chain in the United States and is known for championing local products including
7/11/17 - Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Walgreens Revenue Grew 5% and Adjusted EPS Surged 14.4% on Constant Currency Basis
LONDON, UK/ ACCESSWIRE/ July 11, 2017/ Pro-Trader Daily has just published a free post-earnings coverage on Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., which can be viewed by registering at http://protraderdaily.com/optin/? Pro-TD has currently selected China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. for due-diligence and potential coverage as the Company announced on June 29, 2
7/11/17 - NACDS Applauds Senators for Urging TRICARE Pilot Action
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores issued the following news release:. The letter explains that cost savings would occur by eliminating "the acquisition cost disparity among pharmacy service locations by giving the DoD the authority to require that brand medications dispensed in the retail setting be purchased at the much lower rate it..
7/11/17 - NACDS Submits Comments to President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and Opioid Crisis
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores issued the following news release:. National Association of Chain Drug Stores President and CEO Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, submitted official comments to the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis, which is chaired by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. President Don
7/11/17 - PetRescueRx.com: "A Pets Before Profits Pharmacy" Now Verified by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy as Safe and Legitimate for Purchasing Pet Medication
PetRescueRx.com: Online Pet Pharmacy Donates 100% of Profits to Help Homeless Pets is now verified as a safe and legitimate pharmacy by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy. Pet Rescue Rx has applied for and been awarded by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy the safe.pharmacy domain registration which verifies the pharmacy as
7/10/17 - Launch of Pharmacy Project
Press Release Krasnodar July 10, 2017 Magnit Has Opened Four Test Pharmacies Krasnodar, July 10, 2017: Magnit PJSC, one of Russia' s leading retailers announces the launch of the pharmacy project. For further information, please contact: Timothy Post Head of Investor Relations Email: post@magnit.ru Office: +7-861-277-4554 x 17600 Investor Relations
7/10/17 - NACDS Submits Comments to President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis
National Association of Chain Drug Stores President and CEO Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, submitted official comments to the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis, which is chaired by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order on March 29, 2017, establishing the Commission
7/10/17 - PJSC MAGNIT - Launch of Pharmacy Project
Krasnodar, July 10, 2017: Magnit PJSC, one of Russia s leading retailers announces the launch of the pharmacy project. Timothy Post Head of Investor Relations Email: post@magnit.ru Office: +7-861-277-4554 x 17600 Investor Relations Office MagnitIR@magnit.ru Direct Line: +7-861-277-4562 Website: ir.magnit.com/ Media Inquiries Media Relations Depa
7/9/17 - Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week
TORONTO Talking drugs and politics: The Jean Coutu Group holds its annual meeting Tuesday after reporting its first-quarter results. The Quebec-based drug chain has been one of the more vocal opponents of the provincial government's plan to seek cheaper generic drug prices through a bidding process.
7/6/17 - Fred's Pharmacy Reports June Sales
The decrease in sales is related to the closure of 39 underperforming stores in the first quarter and continued pressure in the Front Store business. In Retail Pharmacy, we continue to see a positive shift to generic, while we consistently experience strong sales and script growth in the Specialty Pharmacy business. Front Store sales continue to fa
7/5/17 - GSK statement about Ventolin HFA 200D Inhaler
Release date- 03072017- As a precautionary measure, GSK is extending the voluntary recall of its Ventolin HFA 200 D Inhaler product to include an additional three lots. This expands the recall from earlier in the year to a total of six lots. Product from these lots is being recalled from hospitals, pharmacies, retailers and wholesalers in the US on
7/5/17 - Rite Aid Celebrates Grand Reopening of Harrisburg Market Street Store in Strawberry Square
Rite Aid, a national commercial drug store chain, issued the following news release:. Today, Rite Aid Corporation will celebrate the grand reopening of its Harrisburg Market Street store, now located at 304 Market Street, inside Strawberry Square. Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse will join Rite Aid Executive Vice President of Store Operations Bryan
7/5/17 - Rite Aid Enters Into, Agreement With Walgreens Boots Alliance to Sell 2,186 Rite Aid Stores, Related Assets for $5.175 Billion
Rite Aid, a national commercial drug store chain, issued the following news release:. Rite Aid Corporation today announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., whereby WBA will acquire 2,186 stores, related distribution assets and inventory from Rite Aid for an all-cash purchase price of $5.175 b
7/5/17 - Walgreens Boots Alliance Reports Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Results
Walgreens Boots Alliance, a pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise company, issued the following news release:. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. today announced financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2017, which ended 31 May 2017. Fiscal 2017 third quarter net earnings attributable to Walgreens Boots Alliance determined in accordanc
7/5/17 - Walgreens plans to purchase about half of Rite Aid locations
WINCHESTER Walgreens, the nation s second-largest drugstore chain, won t say if it plans to purchase local Rite Aid stores or a local Rite Aid distribution center as part of a gradual buyout of Rite Aid, the country s third-largest drugstore chain. Walgreens recently ended its takeover pursuit of rival Rite Aid following resistance from
7/3/17 - Nielsen, Fred's Pharmacy Expand Strategic Analytics Relationship, Helping Fuel Future Growth Within Drugstore Channel
Today, Nielsen and fred's Inc. announced an expansion of their long-term relationship with the renewal of data insights and analytics services. With this agreement, Nielsen will become the exclusive account-level data provider for fred's Pharmacy, covering metrics for all 601 fred's stores in 15 states across the southeastern U.S., as well as futur
7/1/17 - Over 8 lakh chemist shops go on nationwide strike over online pharmacies plan [Syrian Arab News Agency]
Close to 8.5 lakh privately owned chemist shops will remain shut on Tuesday after the All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists have called for a nationwide protest against the Centre`s plans to start e-portals for sale of drugs. AIOCD president Jagannath Shinde said, "The association believes that the proposal of e-portal will lead to scarc
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