Pharmacy http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27810/more en Free health kiosks installed at Albertsons banners http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/free-health-kiosks-installed-albertsons-banners <div class="node-body article-body">Kiosks that provide free blood pressure, heart rate, total body composition (percent lean mass, percent body fat, and hydration index), total body weight/BMI, and color blindness checks, have been installed in 765 Albertson’s LLC and Jewel-Osco, Acme Markets, Shaw’s and Star Markets supermarkets and pharmacies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/free-health-kiosks-installed-albertsons-banners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/free-health-kiosks-installed-albertsons-banners#comments Latest News Pharmacy Health & Wellness Albertsons Albertsons LLC 2014 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:50:00 +0000 471681 at http://supermarketnews.com Sobeys to challenge provincial ban on pharmacy rewards http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/sobeys-challenge-provincial-ban-pharmacy-rewards <div class="node-body article-body">Sobeys said it would launch a legal challenge to a resolution by pharmacists in Alberta that would prevent patients from collecting reward points for pharmacy purchases.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/sobeys-challenge-provincial-ban-pharmacy-rewards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/sobeys-challenge-provincial-ban-pharmacy-rewards#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Laws & Regulations Pharmacy loyalty cards Sobeys Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:07:00 +0000 471551 at http://supermarketnews.com FDA to improve drug security with new system http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/fda-improve-drug-security-new-system <div class="node-body article-body">The FDA is developing standards for a system that will help identify and trace certain prescription drugs as they’re distributed within the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/fda-improve-drug-security-new-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/fda-improve-drug-security-new-system#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Nonfood Pharmacy Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:36:00 +0000 471241 at http://supermarketnews.com ShopRite to open hospital pharmacy http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/shoprite-open-hospital-pharmacy <div class="node-body article-body">ShopRite will open a pharmacy inside Doylestown Hospital in Doylestown, Pa., on June 1, marking the retailer’s first location inside a medical facility. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/shoprite-open-hospital-pharmacy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/shoprite-open-hospital-pharmacy#comments Latest News Nonfood Pharmacy Health & Wellness Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:39:00 +0000 471121 at http://supermarketnews.com Brookshire Grocery releases pharmacy app http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/brookshire-grocery-releases-pharmacy-app <div class="node-body article-body">Brookshire Grocery Co. announced Wednesday the release of a mobile pharmacy app.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/brookshire-grocery-releases-pharmacy-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/brookshire-grocery-releases-pharmacy-app#comments Latest News Technology Pharmacy Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:48:00 +0000 470651 at http://supermarketnews.com FMI video touts supermarket dietitian stats http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/fmi-video-touts-supermarket-dietitian-stats <div class="node-body article-body">Eighty-five percent of the supermarket industry has a corporate dietitian on staff, and 30% has a registered dietitian in-store, according to the latest installment of FMI’s “Supermarket Facts Video Series” launched in conjunction with the Matrix Group digital agency. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/fmi-video-touts-supermarket-dietitian-stats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/fmi-video-touts-supermarket-dietitian-stats#comments Latest News Videos Pharmacy Health & Wellness Thu, 03 Apr 2014 21:13:00 +0000 470041 at http://supermarketnews.com Lessons to be learned from retailers overseas http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-summit/lessons-be-learned-retailers-overseas <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. retailers should look to the growth strategies of their European counterparts to achieve the same success, said speakers at the &ldquo;Going Global &ndash; What Shoppers Wants; Retailers Need; What Brands Must Deliver&rdquo; session at the Shopper Marketing Summit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-summit/lessons-be-learned-retailers-overseas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-shopper-marketing-summit/lessons-be-learned-retailers-overseas#comments Latest News Consumer Trends Drugstores Marketing Nonfood Pharmacy Shopper Insights 2014 Shopper Marketing Summit Wed, 26 Mar 2014 16:45:00 +0000 469091 at http://supermarketnews.com Health and wellness requires storewide effort, retail panelists say http://supermarketnews.com/2014-expo-west/health-and-wellness-requires-storewide-effort-retail-panelists-say <div class="node-body article-body">Selling health and wellness must be a total store experience for it to succeed with consumers, industry executives said during a panel discussion in Anaheim, Calif., at “Supermarket News at Expo West: Driving Health and Wellness at Supermarkets.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-expo-west/health-and-wellness-requires-storewide-effort-retail-panelists-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-expo-west/health-and-wellness-requires-storewide-effort-retail-panelists-say#comments Pharmacy Health & Wellness 2014 Expo West Ahold USA IGA Registration Unified Grocers 2014 Wed, 26 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 468821 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Panelists discussing a total store approach to health and wellness included David Orgel of SN, left, Raymond McCall of Ahold, Thomas Honer of IGA and Stephanie Steiner of Unified.</p> NACDS applauds pharmacy services bill http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/nacds-applauds-pharmacy-services-bill <div class="node-body article-body">The National Association of Chain Drug Stores supports a bill, introduced during last week's NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill, that would allow pharmacists to provide underserved patients in the Medicare program with services not currently available to them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/nacds-applauds-pharmacy-services-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/nacds-applauds-pharmacy-services-bill#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Pharmacy Health & Wellness Hy-Vee Food Stores Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:47:00 +0000 468281 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>U.S. Rep. Ron Kind, D-WI speaks to Randy Edeker, chairman and CEO&nbsp;of Hy-Vee, and member of the NACDS Board of Directors, during NACDS RxIMPACT Day.</p> Duane Reade, Poncho distribute weather-related promos http://supermarketnews.com/health-amp-wellness/duane-reade-poncho-distribute-weather-related-promos <div class="node-body article-body">Duane Reade is teaming with a personalized weather-forecasting service, called Poncho, to provide customers with weather-related coupons along with their daily weather alerts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-amp-wellness/duane-reade-poncho-distribute-weather-related-promos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-amp-wellness/duane-reade-poncho-distribute-weather-related-promos#comments Latest News Pharmacy Health & Wellness Shopper Insights Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:24:00 +0000 468111 at http://supermarketnews.com