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5/26/17 - DIS-CHEM. Off to a healthy start
Off to a healthy start. The pharmacy franchise has done very well in its first year of listing and is on an aggressive store roll-out. Dis-Chem lived up to demanding market expectations in its maiden year as a listed company, delivering a 30.8% rise in adjusted headline EPS.
5/25/17 - Business Local drug stores find their niche After many years on the decline, they are making a comeback
When Chris Venier, owner of Theatre Pharmacy in Lexington, first started in the business in 1962, he said there were at least seven or eight independent pharmacies in town. As large chains have expanded to dominate the industry, the number of independent pharmacies in Massachusetts has plummeted from 2,500 in 1971 to just 166 today, according to da
5/25/17 - Business Target replacing Lincoln Avenue Kmart
A third, small-format Target store will open in Anaheim, replacing a Kmart at 2222 E. Lincoln Ave. that will close in mid-July. The store will feature a CVS Pharmacy, Starbucks and an online order pickup counter. The Anaheim store, at the Anaheim Town Square, will be roughly 40,000-45,000 square feet, according tothe center's owner.
5/24/17 - CVS to displace state liquor store, dry cleaner at Society Hill site [Philly.com]
May 24 A CVS Pharmacy will take the place of a state liquor store, a dry cleaner, and other small shops in the retail building across Fifth Street from the Acme Markets store between Pine and Spruce Streets in Society Hill. The drugstore chain will occupy the entire 7,600- square-foot structure at 314-26 S. Fifth St. starting in mid-2018, Leo Add
5/24/17 - Fred's Pharmacy Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.06 Per Share
Tracing its history back to an original store in Coldwater, Mississippi, opened in 1947, today Fred's Pharmacy is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, and operates 601 pharmacy and general merchandise stores and three specialty pharmacy-only locations, including 14 franchised Fred's Pharmacy locations. With a unique store format and strategy that..
5/23/17 - CVS to displace state liquor store, dry cleaner at Society Hill site [Philly.com]
May 23 A CVS Pharmacy will take the place of a state liquor store, a dry cleaner, and other small shops in the retail building across Fifth Street from the Acme Markets store between Pine and Spruce Streets in Society Hill. The drugstore chain will occupy the entire 7,600- square-foot structure at 314-26 S. Fifth Street starting in mid-2018, Leo
5/22/17 - Fred's Pharmacy Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.06 Per Share
Tracing its history back to an original store in Coldwater, Mississippi, opened in 1947, today Fred s Pharmacy is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, and operates 601 pharmacy and general merchandise stores and three specialty pharmacy-only locations, including 14 franchised Fred s Pharmacy locations. On December 20, 2016, Fred's Pharmacy an
5/22/17 - Spar deciphers the dispensary prescription
Being a retailer doesn t help you need to own the wholesaler. Corporate pharmacies had not been hugely profitable because the retail margin was capped through single exit pricing, said Jean Pierre Verster, a portfolio manager at Fairtree Capital. So just being a retailer doesn t help them you need to own the wholesaler as well.. N
5/21/17 - Kicking the habit
Is CVS Health still going through nicotine withdrawal? The drugstore chain saw sales drop again in the first quarter from the front end of its stores, or the area outside the pharmacy. Jeff Jonas, a Gabelli Funds portfolio manager, said the ongoing slump is a result of a challenge all drugstores face: Fewer customer visits.
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