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4/20/17 - A one-stop shop? You can now get prescriptions, blood work at 2 local pharmacies [The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)]
April 20 Inside South Mountain Pharmacy, an independent operation in Allentown with just three employees, there's a new offering that you might expect to see in a much larger drugstore chain such as Rite Aid, Walgreens or CVS. But there, in the little pharmacy off Emmaus Avenue, there's now an in-store patient service center operated by Health Ne
4/20/17 - Al Nahdi Drives Growth and Insight with Oracle Retail Cloud Services
Today Oracle announced Saudi Arabian pharmacies' retailer Nahdi Medical Company deployed Oracle Retail Advanced Science Engine Cloud Service, Oracle Retail Merchandising Solutions, and Oracle Retail Category Management. Nahdi is considered the largest pharmacies' chain in Middle East and North Africa. Its mission is to exceed the expectations of 85
4/20/17 - CVS Health Takes Major Step to Address Chemicals of Consumer Concern; Parabens, phthalates and the most prevalent formaldehyde donors will be removed from extensive line of store brand beauty and personal care products
Release date- 19042017- WOONSOCKET, R.I- Today CVS Pharmacy, America's leading retail pharmacy, took a major step forward in advancing its efforts to address chemicals of consumer concern by announcing the removal of parabens, phthalates and the most prevalent formaldehyde donors across nearly 600 beauty and personal care products from its store br
4/20/17 - CVS Pharmacy Unveils Enhanced Customer Experience, New Store Design
Together with its innovative digital programs, these changes represent the next evolution of the customer experience at CVS Pharmacy. "Pharmacy is the heart of our business and our focus on providing care to patients and customers defines everything we do in our stores," said Helena Foulkes, President of CVS Pharmacy and Executive Vice President,
4/19/17 - Al Nahdi Drives Growth and Insight with Oracle Retail Cloud Services
Today Oracle announced Saudi Arabian pharmacies' retailer Nahdi Medical Company deployed Oracle Retail Advanced Science Engine Cloud Service, Oracle Retail Merchandising Solutions, and Oracle Retail Category Management. Nahdi is considered the largest pharmacies' chain in Middle East and North Africa. Its mission is to exceed the expectations of 85
4/19/17 - Walgreens Alabama Customer Contact Center Adding 150 Jobs
Pharmacy giant Walgreens is adding 150 new jobs at its high-tech customer contact center in Muscle Shoals, pushing the total workforce at the Northwest Alabama facility to around 600, officials announced today. Deerfield, Illinois- based Walgreens, the second largest U.S. pharmacy chain, is seeking to fill the customer care advisor positions at the
4/15/17 - Author shares intimate portraits of bombing victims
Used with permission by Red Raku Press. Bingman's Drug Store was located on iconic Main Street, about a half-block from the center of town. Dean Bingman bought the store in 1953. Charlie Schieber came along the next year and bought the drug store from Dean.
4/15/17 - Supply, Installation, Integration And Implementation Of Retail Pharmacy Chain Software. [TendersInfo (India)]
Tenders are invited for Supply, Installation, Integration and Implementation of Retail Pharmacy Chain Software.
4/14/17 - 118 Health Care Groups Support Bills Banning Retroactive Pharmacy DIR Fees
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Insurance Weekly News Newswire/ In a strong display of unity, 118 health care organizations have signed on to letters supporting companion bills in the Senate and House of Representatives- HYPERLINK "...
4/14/17 - Loblaw to slow new builds, accelerate renovations
Loblaw Cos. said Thursday that it expects to slow store openings and accelerate renovations this year, while holding capital expenditures at a steady rate from last year.s. The Brampton, Ont.- based retailer, Canada s largest grocer and drug store operator, expects to open 30 new stores this year, down from 50 last year, while renovating 500 sto
4/13/17 - FREDS INC - 10-K - : Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations
The following information contains references to years 2016, 2015 and 2014, which represent fiscal years ended January 28, 2017, January 30, 2016 and January 31, 2015. Executive Overview As of January 28, 2017, Fred's and its subsidiaries operate 628 pharmacy and general merchandise stores and three specialty pharmacy-only locations along with 16..
4/13/17 - Post Earnings Coverage as Walgreens' Quarterly Sales Improved 2.2%; EPS Jumped 15.3%
LONDON, UK/ ACCESSWIRE/ April 13, 2017/ Active Wall St. announces its post-earnings coverage on Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.. One of Walgreens Boots Alliance's competitors within the Drug Stores space, GNC Holdings, Inc., reports on February 16, 2017, its Q4 and full year 2016 results. For the three months ended February 28, 2017, Walgreens sales
4/11/17 - CVS Pharmacy Makes Korean Beauty More Accessible Than Ever
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News CVS Pharmacy is making the trend-setting world of Korean beauty more accessible than ever before, with the launch of the new K- Beauty HQ at 2,100 CVS Pharmacy stores nationwide, making this one of the largest Korean beauty initiatives globally. CVS Pharmacy partnered with the world's most
4/11/17 - Kroger Pharmacies Integrate with State of Michigan's Prescription Drug Monitoring System to Deter Prescription Drug Abuse with the Help of Appriss Health
Appriss Health, provider of the most comprehensive platform for substance use disorder in the U.S., today announced that pharmacies in Kroger stores in the State of Michigan have fully integrated the Michigan Automated Prescription System data and advanced analytics into their workflow to better address and protect all citizens from prescription dr
4/10/17 - 118 Health Care Groups Support Bills Banning Retroactive Pharmacy DIR Fees
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest Newswire/ In a strong display of unity, 118 health care organizations have signed on to letters supporting companion bills in the Senate and House of Representatives- HYPERLINK "...
4/9/17 - Oncologist countersues government in unregulated medicine case [The Joplin Globe, Mo.]
April 09 Robert L. Carter, a Joplin oncologist who was ordered by a federal court to pay $2.2 million after he treated patients with unregulated cancer drugs, wants some of his money back. The charges were a byproduct of a counterfeit drug scandal that led the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to investigate dozens of physicians who ordered drugs
4/6/17 - Hitler in a coloring book? [Arutz Sheva (Israel)]
Customers complain to pharmacy chain in the Netherlands after children's coloring book on shelves found to contain picture of Hitler. A pharmacy chain in the Netherlands recalled from its shelves a picture coloring book, following a complaint from customers that the book of pictures of famous personages included one of Adolf Hitler wearing a swasti
4/6/17 - NACDS, NCPA Urge Congress to Ensure Patient Access, Pharmacy Choice in TRICARE in 2018 Defense Bill
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores issued the following news release:. The National Association of Chain Drug Stores and the National Community Pharmacists Association this week urged Congress to maintain access to care for military families and veterans as the legislative process begins for the FY2018 National Defense Authorization Act.
4/3/17 - BRIEF: Walgreens to open in downtown Orlando in May [Orlando Sentinel]
April 03 Walgreens plans to open its first downtown Orlando store in May at Church Street and Orange Avenue, officials with the drugstore chain said. That group sold the space, which includes 25,796 square feet, to Nunziata Holdings LLC for $4.75 million in 2014.. Located at 190 S. Orange Ave., Orlando, the new store will not include a pharmacy,
4/3/17 - Endexx Receives State Pharmacy Board Approval for its AutoSpenseTM Alternative Delivery System
Endexx Corporation, a provider of innovative phytonutrient-based food and nutritional products, today announced that it has been granted approval to implement its AutoSpenseTM "alternative delivery system" for prescription will-call and retail pharmacy sales support into the first retail pharmacy in Iowa. Upon integration of Endexx's AutoSpenseTM..
3/31/17 - NACDS, WSPA, NCPA Sue Washington State to Stop Unlawful Medicaid Rule That Threatens Patient Care
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores, the Washington State Pharmacy Association, and the National Community Pharmacists Association today sued the State of Washington to stop a "substantively and procedurally flawed" rule that would pay pharmacies below the actual cost to dispense Medicaid prescriptions. "This Motion seeks to halt further
3/30/17 - CVS Pharmacy Makes Korean Beauty More Accessible Than Ever
CVS Pharmacy is making the trend-setting world of Korean beauty more accessible than ever before, with the launch of the new K- Beauty HQ at 2,100 CVS Pharmacy stores nationwide, making this one of the largest Korean beauty initiatives globally. CVS Pharmacy partnered with the world's most notable Korean beauty expert, Alicia Yoon, to curate the
3/30/17 - EDITORIAL: Bill would help local pharmacists [The News Herald, Panama City, Fla.]
March 30 Perhaps one of the most recognizable symbols of competition in American capitalism is that almost any street corner that has a Walgreens pharmacy will have a CVS drug store opposite it. But as many of us know, dedicated drug stores like CVS or Walgreens are not the only prescription drug dispensaries. Yet under state law, insurers, inclu
3/30/17 - Uzbekistan to create another 40 mobile drug stores [UzDaily (Uzbekistan)]
Tashkent, Uzbekistan Dori-Darmon will organize 40 mobile drug stores on the base of Damas mini-buses in 2017, the Uzbek Healthcare Ministry said. According to the ministry, number of mobile drug stores will reach 154 units. Currently, Dori-Darmon has 14 mobile drug stores on the base of ISUZU buses and 100 mobile drug stores on the base of Damas
3/29/17 - 118 Health Care Groups Support Bills Banning Retroactive Pharmacy DIR Fees
The National Community Pharmacists Association issued the following news release:. In a strong display of unity, 118 health care organizations have signed on to letters supporting companion bills in the Senate and House of Representatives- S. 413/ H. R. 1038, the Improving Transparency and Accuracy in Medicare Part D Drug Spending Act- that would p
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