Pharmacy http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27810/more en Retailers get creative with flu shot promos http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/retailers-get-creative-flu-shot-promos <div class="node-body article-body">Retail pharmacies are vying for share of Americans' arms this flu shot season with cause marketing campaigns and discount offers.</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/pharmacy/retailers-get-creative-flu-shot-promos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/retailers-get-creative-flu-shot-promos#comments Latest News Pharmacy Health & Wellness CVS Giant-Carlisle Target Corp. 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customers to save on brand-name medications, generic prescriptions and flu shots.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/united-launches-pharmacy-savings-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/united-launches-pharmacy-savings-program#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Pharmacy Texas United United Supermarkets 2014 Thu, 04 Sep 2014 19:26:00 +0000 489521 at http://supermarketnews.com 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 Retailers shift promotions to nonfood categories http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-shift-promotions-nonfood-categories <div class="node-body blog-body">The majority of key nonfood categories profiled in SN’s Annual Category Guide posted flat to modest sales increases. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-shift-promotions-nonfood-categories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-shift-promotions-nonfood-categories#comments Latest News Marketing Nonfood Pharmacy Health & Wellness SN Social Thu, 07 Aug 2014 17:41:00 +0000 486761 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 Walgreens incentivizes healthy habits http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/walgreens-incentivizes-healthy-habits <div class="node-body article-body">As part of an effort to help its 81 million loyalty cardholders modify behavioral risk factors associated with the most urgent public health issues, Walgreens is launching the “Balance Rewards for healthy choices” initiative. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/walgreens-incentivizes-healthy-habits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/walgreens-incentivizes-healthy-habits#comments Latest News Pharmacy Health & Wellness Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:13:00 +0000 484711 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 Wegmans heeds shoppers' sunscreen warnings http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/wegmans-heeds-shoppers-sunscreen-warnings <div class="node-body article-body">Wegmans is taking safety precautions with its newly launched private label sunscreen pouches on the advice of shoppers, according to a Fresh Stories blog post by Mary Ellen Burris, Wegmans’ SVP of consumer affairs.</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/nonfood/wegmans-heeds-shoppers-sunscreen-warnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/wegmans-heeds-shoppers-sunscreen-warnings#comments Latest News Nonfood Pharmacy Shopper Insights Wegmans Food Markets Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:23:00 +0000 479471 at http://supermarketnews.com Meijer sponsors pharmacy technician program in recruitment effort http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/meijer-sponsors-pharmacy-technician-program-recruitment-effort <div class="node-body article-body">Meijer is sponsoring a pharmacy technician training program at the West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology, in an effort to recruit graduates for placement in its pharmacies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/meijer-sponsors-pharmacy-technician-program-recruitment-effort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood/meijer-sponsors-pharmacy-technician-program-recruitment-effort#comments Latest News Nonfood Pharmacy Health & Wellness Meijer Inc. 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