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June 21, 2010

The much-discussed plan by the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service to end Saturday delivery has drawn...

June 17, 2010

The nation's top drug store chains have reached a new agreement in which one will...

June 14, 2010

CVS Caremark's proactive approach to workplace health and its investment in programs that help employees...

WOONSOCKET, R.I. CVS Caremark's proactive approach to workplace health and its investment in programs that help employees and their families make better choices about their health and well-being has been recognized with an award from the National Business Group on Health, the company announced on Tuesday.

June 13, 2010

CVS Caremark has announced that its board of directors has approved a new share repurchase...

June 9, 2010

In the wake of the battle between CVS Caremark and Walgreens, at least one competitor...

June 9, 2010

As the war of words between Walgreens and CVS Caremark heats up this week, federal...

June 8, 2010

Following an announcement that its pharmacy benefit management business no longer would be used by...

June 6, 2010

CVS Caremark's philanthropic program All Kids Can and VSA will present their "State of the...

June 6, 2010

Underscoring the value of the nurse practitioner in the convenient care industry, CVS Caremark’s MinuteClinic...

WOONSOCKET, R.I. —Underscoring the value of the nurse practitioner in the convenient care industry, CVS Caremark’s MinuteClinic has named Vermont state commissioner Paulette Thabault as its new chief nurse practitioner officer.

In this role, which is a new position at MinuteClinic, Thabault will provide leadership to clinicians who staff MinuteClinic health centers and will help lead MinuteClinic’s clinical service excellence.

June 6, 2010

Specialty pharmacy has emerged as a separate and distinct trade class, Armada Health Care CEO...

June 6, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores' 2010 Marketplace Conference kicked off this weekend with...

June 6, 2010

In the world of retailing, nothing speaks to consumers quite so loudly and clearly as...

June 6, 2010

After spending 36 years with CVS Caremark, Tom Ryan, chairman, president and CEO, will retire...

June 6, 2010

And there is a good reason for it....

And there is a good reason for it.

You probably have already noticed, this issue is jammed with great stuff, from our special report, 7 Deadly Sins of SKU Rationalization, to the exclusive Retail Store of the Year section, highlighting winners from Drug Store News’ sister publication Chain Store Age’s annual store design competition. There just isn’t a lot of room for me and my opinion in this issue.

June 6, 2010

In another clear sign of the dramatic revolution under way within retail pharmacy, Walgreens has...

June 6, 2010

One of the nation's largest drug store chains said it will cease any future pharmacy...

June 6, 2010

Adopting a tougher and more interventionist tone with the U.S. drug and medical device market,...

June 3, 2010

The news that Target is looking to expand its retail-based clinic business this year is...

WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT'S IMPORTANT The news that Target is looking to expand its retail-based clinic business this year is yet one more indicator that reports of the demise of retail clinic growth have been greatly exaggerated.

(THE NEWS: Target to expand its retail clinic presence. For the full story, click here)

June 1, 2010

CVS Caremark and Generation Health have announced that they will offer an integrated genetic benefit...

May 24, 2010

CVS Caremark has landed on Conceive magazine's annual "50 Best Companies" list, a list of...

May 20, 2010

CVS Caremark detailed its efforts to better manage its energy consumption and reduce its carbon...

May 20, 2010

A leading retail pharmacy chain has made a donation to a volunteer organization that provides...

May 20, 2010

Emergency room visits have been -- and continue to be -- on the rise, and...

WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT'S IMPORTANT Emergency room visits have been -- and continue to be -- on the rise, and if the recently passed healthcare reform is not coupled with an aggressive game plan to deliver healthcare services to the newly insured, the ER will continue to be the first place many seek care. One way to ease the pressure on overburdened ERs: Establish more retail-based clinics.

May 18, 2010

MinuteClinic, which is owned by CVS Caremark, has expanded its Massachusetts-based clinics to 20 with...

WOONSOCKET, R.I. MinuteClinic, which is owned by CVS Caremark, has expanded its Massachusetts-based clinics to 20 with Wednesday's opening of two new locations in Hanover and Quincy.

 

May 18, 2010

MinuteClinic has named Paulette Thabault as its new chief nurse practitioner officer. In this role,...

WOONSOCKET, R.I. MinuteClinic has named Paulette Thabault as its new chief nurse practitioner officer. In this role, she will provide professional leadership to clinicians who staff MinuteClinic health centers and will help lead MinuteClinic's clinical and service excellence, the company stated.