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6/19/17 - Albertsons Companies is First in U.S. to Bill Medicaid for Patient Hormonal Contraceptive Consultation Service Fee in Oregon
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest As part of a collaborative effort to improve access to hormonal contraception for Oregon women, Albertsons Companies announced select pharmacies can now bill Oregon Medicaid plans for the consultation service fee and was the first in the nation to successfully complete the process
6/18/17 - Pharmacists Flip the Script
New London Countless neighborhood drugstores have been gobbled up by corporate chains, but New London s Colonial Pharmacy has proven to be indispensable. Now, Colonial Pharmacy is doing the corporate behemoths two better: The 50- year-old pharmacy and household items emporium is moving out of the New London shopping plaza, where it has been l
6/16/17 - Rebound by retailers not enough
A strong performance from retailers on Wednesday was not enough for the JSE to close in positive territory as resources and industrials dragged down the all-share index. The rand gained more than 1% after retail sales data for April surprised on the upside. Among the stars were TFG adding 2.32% to R144.23, Mr Price 0.84% to R163 and Shoprite 3.12%
6/15/17 - Walk into any drug store
"We get inquiries every day from people who cannot afford hearing aids," said Nancy Macklin, a spokeswoman for the Hearing Loss Association of America. The National Institutes of Health estimates about 30 million Americans have hearing loss in one or both ears. According to a 2016 study from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medic
6/13/17 - CVS Health Joins Drug Store News and Mack Elevation in Convening Health Innovation Summit
Today, CVS Health, in partnership with Drug Store News and Mack Elevation, will hold an innovation summit that brings together leaders from major health care, technology and consumer brands including Facebook, Under Armour, Google and IBM, among others, for a discussion about emerging trends that are helping reshape the health care industry.
6/12/17 - Interpharm ventures into export of pharmaceuticals
Point Trading Ltd., the owners of the largest pharmacy chain in Maldives, became the first foreign buyer of pharmaceuticals being manufactured by Interpharm and Gamma. Interpharm and Gamma could enter the export market due to the well assured quality of our pharmaceuticals,' said Hewamallika. He added, his late father Gamini Hewamallika, spearheade
6/12/17 - Unqualified people running drug stores in city's slums
The illegal business of medicines is continuing unabated throughout Karachi in the wake of government failure to regulate the business. An official said regular monitoring of medical stores was needed in Karachi to ensure provision quality medicines to citizens but unfortunately, there was no proper mechanism introduced by the authorities concerned
6/12/17 - Unqualified people running drug stores in city's slums [Pakistan Press International]
The illegal business of medicines is continuing unabated throughout Karachi in the wake of government failure to regulate the business. An official said regular monitoring of medical stores was needed in Karachi to ensure provision quality medicines to citizens but unfortunately, there was no proper mechanism introduced by the authorities concerned
6/7/17 - CTK's Business News in Brief
Prague- The operator of the chain of pharmacies Dr.Max of group Penta has bought 31 pharmacies in Romania and the biggest pharmacy chain in Central Europe has thus entered the fifth market, Penta's spokesman Ivo Mravinac told CTK. The pharmacy chain is already active in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Serbia. Dr.Max bought the Romanian pha
6/7/17 - Michigan Child Support Payments Can Now Be Made at CVS Pharmacy(R) Stores
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services issued the following news release:. Michigan's successful partnership that allows parents to pay child support at popular retailers has expanded to include CVS Pharmacy (R) locations. Now parents can also pay child support using cash at more than 250 CVS Pharmacy (R) locations in Michigan and mor
6/6/17 - Fred's swings to loss in 1Q
Memphis discount retailer and drugstore company Fred's Inc. on Tuesday said it swung to a loss for the quarter ended April 29. Fred's, which has 10 stores in the Longview area, posted a first quarter net loss of $36.5 million, down from net income of $1.3 million a year ago. The company didn't say much about its pending deal to buy as many as 1,200
6/4/17 - What they're thinking: Lil' Drug Store Products CEO on company's growth [The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Iowa]
June 04 There's more to the story of Lil' Drug Store Products, CEO Chris DeWolf likes to say, than its name implies. Lil' Drug Store has announced plans to build a new, $13 million office and distribution space in southeast Cedar Rapids, moving from its current location hidden among Rockwell Collins' buildings along Continental Place NE. DeWolf a
6/3/17 - Chicagoan, 98, donates Walgreens shares he bought decades ago now worth $2 million [Chicago Tribune]
June 03 Nearly 70 years ago, a young Russ Gremel decided to buy about $1,000 worth of stock in a Chicago- based pharmacy chain. As Gremel grew older, that pharmacy chain, Walgreens, grew exponentially. Instead, the now 98- year-old Chicagoan donated the stock to the Illinois Audubon Society, which is using it to help establish a nearly 400- acre
6/3/17 - Lil' Drug Store Products Grows Healthy Snack Offering in Convenience Stores Nationwide as Exclusive Marketer of Popchips and Sensible Foods Crunch...
Lil' Drug Store Products Grows Healthy Snack Offering in Convenience Stores Nationwide as Exclusive Marketer of Popchips and Sensible Foods Crunch Dried Fruit Snack Brands. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Marketing Weekly News Lil' Drug Store Products is pleased to announce their role as exclusive convenience channel marketer of Popchips
5/31/17 - CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) Pharmacy's First Standalone Store In Colorado Is Now Open
CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) Pharmacy seems to b moving very swiftly in accomplishing its targets for this year one of them being the opening of new drugstores. The retail division of CVS Health has opened the first of its three planned standalone stores in Colorado, at 16920 E. Lincoln Ave in Parker, CO. The grand [?] The post CVS Health Corp (NYS
5/31/17 - Lupin's InspiraChamber? to be the Preferred Inhaled Aerosol Therapy Chamber for Albertsons Companies Pharmacies
MUMBAI, Baltimore, May 31, 2017/ PRNewswire/ Today, Pharma Major Lupin Limited announced a partnership between its American subsidiary, Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States. Albertsons has agreed to exclusively provide Lupin's InspiraChamber?, a valved holding cham
5/29/17 - Pharmacies observe shutdown strike causing distress to patients
Lahore: Most pharmacies are observing a shutdown strike in Lahore due to a strike call given by Pakistan Chemists and Retailers Association. The partial shutdown is causing great distress to patients in need of urgent medicine. PCRA Chairman Ishaq Mayo has asked the government to withdraw the Drugs Act 2017, which according to him is a way of victi
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