Drugstores http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27799/more en CVS changes name, ends tobacco sales http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/cvs-changes-name-ends-tobacco-sales <div class="node-body article-body">As part of its goal to redefine pharmacy, drugstore chain CVS changed its corporate name to CVS Health, from CVS Caremark Corp., and has ceased tobacco sales chainwide a month earlier than expected.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/cvs-changes-name-ends-tobacco-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/cvs-changes-name-ends-tobacco-sales#comments Latest News Drugstores Pharmacy Health & Wellness Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:18:00 +0000 489331 at http://supermarketnews.com Walgreen shakeup followed $1B forecasting error http://supermarketnews.com/walgreen-shakeup-followed-1b-forecasting-error <div class="node-body link-body">A billion-dollar forecasting error in Walgreen Co.'s Medicare-related business has cost the jobs of two top executives and alarmed big investors.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walgreen-shakeup-followed-1b-forecasting-error" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Executive Changes Drugstores Recommended Reading Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:25:00 +0000 488331 at http://supermarketnews.com Walgreens said to be near Alliance Boots deal that would keep headquarters in U.S. http://supermarketnews.com/walgreens-said-be-near-alliance-boots-deal-would-keep-headquarters-us <div class="node-body link-body">The Walgreen Company is said to be near a deal to take over the British pharmacy retailer Alliance Boots, but through a plan to do so without moving its corporate headquarters abroad.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walgreens-said-be-near-alliance-boots-deal-would-keep-headquarters-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drugstores Recommended Reading Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:22:00 +0000 486221 at http://supermarketnews.com CVS Minute Clinic experience is efficient and effective, but EHR interoperability isn't http://supermarketnews.com/cvs-minute-clinic-experience-efficient-and-effective-ehr-interoperability-isnt <div class="node-body link-body">Interoperability within one vendor’s EHR is not the kind of full interoperability the American people have been promised over the past 10 years. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/cvs-minute-clinic-experience-efficient-and-effective-ehr-interoperability-isnt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drugstores Pharmacy Health & Wellness Recommended Reading Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:43:00 +0000 485201 at http://supermarketnews.com Greg Wasson, Walgreen Co. http://supermarketnews.com/drugstores/greg-wasson-walgreen-co <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Wells </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Greg Wasson, president and CEO of Walgreen Co., is ranked No. 12 in Other Retailers Selling Food in SN's 2014 Power 50.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/drugstores/greg-wasson-walgreen-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Drugstores Power 50 List Greg Wasson Walgreens Online 2014 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 482381 at http://supermarketnews.com Campaign calls for Walgreens to sell safer products http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/campaign-calls-walgreens-sell-safer-products <div class="node-body article-body">The Mind the Store campaign announced a “Week of Action” calling for Walgreens to stop selling products made from possibly harmful chemicals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/campaign-calls-walgreens-sell-safer-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/campaign-calls-walgreens-sell-safer-products#comments Latest News Drugstores Nonfood Health & Wellness Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:41:00 +0000 481081 at http://supermarketnews.com CVS adds premium assortment to vitamin line http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/cvs-adds-premium-assortment-vitamin-line <div class="node-body article-body">CVS/pharmacy, Woonsocket, R.I., has introduced Radiance Platinum, a premium store brand line of 100% preservative-free vitamins and supplements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/cvs-adds-premium-assortment-vitamin-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/cvs-adds-premium-assortment-vitamin-line#comments Latest News Drugstores Nonfood Private Label Pharmacy Health & Wellness CVS Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:13:00 +0000 481071 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods paying $800,000 for overcharging in California http://supermarketnews.com/whole-foods-paying-800000-overcharging-california <div class="node-body link-body">Whole Foods Market is paying $800,000 in penalties after an investigation found the supermarket chain overcharged customers throughout California.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/whole-foods-paying-800000-overcharging-california" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drugstores Recommended Reading Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:40:00 +0000 479081 at http://supermarketnews.com Big changes in store at Walgreen http://supermarketnews.com/big-changes-store-walgreen <div class="node-body link-body"><p>With their jobs on the line, Walgreen Co. CEO Greg Wasson and his lieutenants are considering drastic moves to boost investor returns at the Deerfield-based drugstore chain.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://supermarketnews.com/site-files/supermarketnews.com/files/walgreens-logo_0.png?1403546080" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/big-changes-store-walgreen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drugstores Recommended Reading Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:48:00 +0000 478831 at http://supermarketnews.com The Lempert Report: Walgreens goes digital (video) http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report-walgreens-goes-digital-video <div class="node-body video-body">The Lempert Report reports that Walgreens is answering the call from the digital world by going paperless.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report-walgreens-goes-digital-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drugstores Phil Lempert Videos Videos Registration 2014 Fri, 06 Jun 2014 07:00:00 +0000 476971 at http://supermarketnews.com