Front-of-the-store sales key to Walgreens growth

Jul 9, 2015
Walgreens wants to sell more non-pharmacy products, with higher profit margins.
Posted In: Walgreens, CVS, pharmacy
CVS is purchasing Target's pharmacies for nearly $2 billion.

Why Target is selling its pharmacies to CVS

Jun 15, 2015
The deal will give customers access to more drugs, services — and shopping.
Posted In: CVS, Target, pharmacy, big box stores
The pharmaceutical industry has been influencing the terms of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

What Big Pharma wants from the big trade deal

Jun 10, 2015
Drug companies are the biggest lobbying force on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Posted In: pharmacy, Trans-Pacific Partnership, free trade
A CVS store is viewed in Manhattan on Thursday in New York City.

CVS seeks to buy Omnicare

May 21, 2015
CVS wantsto buy the pharmacy services provider that supplies many elderly people .
Posted In: CVS, pharmacy, Omnicare, aging

In Baltimore, CVS plans to reopen its damaged stores

May 5, 2015
In all, five stores were looted and burned during riots in April 2015.
Posted In: Baltimore, CVS, pharmacy

CVS looks for a slice of the healthcare pie

Apr 22, 2014
CVS says it will soon process health insurance payments at its more than 7,000 locations.
Posted In: CVS, pharmacy

CVS to stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco by Oct. 1

Feb 5, 2014
The realization that cigarettes and pharmacies are a very odd pairing.
Posted In: CVS, pharmacy, health care, tobacco, cigarettes

Drugstore chains push for earlier flu shots

Sep 4, 2013
The week after Labor Day may seem early to be thinking about getting a flu shot, but the shots have been available for a few weeks and drugstore chains like Walgreens and CVS are already offering incentives.
Posted In: pharmacy, flu, flu shots, drugstore

Pharmacies look to leverage flu shots

Jan 8, 2013
Drug store chains see flu shots as step towards increased health care offerings.
Posted In: vaccine, flu, pharmacy

Walgreens to buy major stake in drugstore chain Boots

Jun 19, 2012
The merger would result in the first truly global pharmacy drugstore business with 11,000 stores in 12 countries.
Posted In: boots, Walgreens, pharmacy, pharmaceuticals