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October 31, 2010

The DR Doctor On-Premises Walk-In Medical Care clinics, which are located within select Duane Reade...

NEW YORK The DR Doctor On-Premises Walk-In Medical Care clinics, which are located within select Duane Reade stores and are managed by Consumer Health Services, now will accept Medicare.

October 25, 2010

Dream Water once again is expanding its retail distribution....

NEW YORK Dream Water once again is expanding its retail distribution.

The beverage maker announced that less than one year after initially launching in Duane Reade stores, its 2.5-oz. Dream Water shot will be available at Walgreens locations nationwide. In addition to Walgreens, Dream Water also is available in select Walmart stores, tri-state area Kmart and Harmon stores, and New York-based GNC and Duane Reade stores.

Dream Water is a relaxation water that helps consumers fall asleep.

October 6, 2010

Professional Therapy MuscleCare last month was awarded “best new product” at the ECRM Health Management...

LAS VEGAS Professional Therapy MuscleCare last month was awarded “best new product” at the ECRM Health Management EPPS held here. The award, sponsored by Drug Store News, is presented to the manufacturer that collects the most “best new product” votes from retailers attending the event.

As part of its initial rollout, MuscleCare has penned a sponsorship deal with the International Federation of Sports Chiropractic, a group of sports chiropractors from 30 countries that treat Olympic and nationally ranked athletes.

October 4, 2010

September was a good month for Walgreens, as the drug store chain reported a 5.3%...

September 27, 2010

Walgreens stock was up nearly 9% in early trading Tuesday morning after the company posted...

September 12, 2010

Duane Reade recently took the wraps off its flagship store in Union Square, a large,...

NEW YORK Drug Store News took a tour to get a first-hand glimpse. —Duane Reade recently took the wraps off its flagship store in Union Square, a large, sleek location that brings together under one roof the retailer’s newest innovations.

September 2, 2010

Walgreens announced August sales of $5.66 billion, an increase of 8.6% from $5.22 billion for...

August 17, 2010

Shortly after its retail rollout in Duane Reade and GNC, Dream Water has formed new...

August 16, 2010

The natural hair care line by makeup and beauty expert Peter Lamas, founder of Peter...

NEW YORK The natural hair care line by makeup and beauty expert Peter Lamas, founder of Peter Lamas Products, made its way to Duane Reade in the spring and was spotted on shelf at the recently opened Duane Reade flagship store in Union Square.

Lamas has more than 30 years of experience in the beauty industry, defining the looks of Hollywood's hottest stars, such as Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly and Elizabeth Taylor.

August 16, 2010

Walgreens is gearing up to offer unprecedented access to flu shots, making immunizations available at...

August 15, 2010

"Mad Men" designer Janie Bryant reportedly has teamed up with nail polish company Nailtini to...

August 12, 2010

Duane Reade chairman and CEO John Lederer is moving on to serve as the new...

August 12, 2010

A few months after it acquired New York-based drug store chain Duane Reade, Walgreens has...

August 3, 2010

Walgreens experienced a 6.2% in its July sales, compared with the same period last year....

August 1, 2010

Duane Reade has opened another walk-in medical center, this time in its flagship Union Square...

July 22, 2010

Duane Reade has promoted Joe Magnacca to president. Magnacca previously served as SVP and chief...

July 20, 2010

Duane Reade has announced the opening of its new flagship store located at the southern...

NEW YORK Duane Reade has announced the opening of its new flagship store located at the southern end of Union Square Park in New York on the site once occupied by Virgin Superstore. This latest opening reflects the company's new emphasis on health, fresh food and higher-end beauty.

July 19, 2010

Ever since the game began several years ago, beer pong has become as much a...

Ever since the game began several years ago, beer pong has become as much a part of college campus parties in America as fashioning bed sheets into Roman-style togas or having everyone dress in the most hideous fashions of a past decade.

July 12, 2010

A zero-calorie enhanced water brand is hitting select Duane Reade shelves in the New York...

July 11, 2010

EcoStore USA is bringing its "ecovisors" to Duane Reade stores in New York City....

July 5, 2010

Sales at one of the nation's largest drug store chains increased 8.4% for the month...

July 5, 2010

Walgreens is looking to make a bigger play in the fresh food market by testing...

June 21, 2010

Weak consumer spending, a squeeze in pharmacy margins and a drop-off in demand for products...

June 16, 2010

Duane Reade is stocking 100% Arabica coffee for drip and espresso coffee makers made by...

NEW YORK Duane Reade is stocking 100% Arabica coffee for drip and espresso coffee makers made by Trieste, Italy-based Illycaffe.

Retailing at $17.89 for an 8.8 oz. can and often sold at upscale supermarkets, the coffee is in keeping with Duane Reade’s efforts to move up the value chain and become more than just the typical corner drug store.

June 13, 2010

One of the latest chocolate innovations now is available at 250 Duane Reade locations....