Content about Duane Reade

June 8, 2010

Former Duane Reade CEO Tony Cuti was convicted Tuesday of conspiracy and securities fraud, according...

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 2, 2010

One of the nation's largest drug store chains garnered $5.7 billion in sales for the...

June 1, 2010

RediClinic, which operates 22 clinics in H-E-B grocery stores in Houston and Austin, Texas, has...

HOUSTON RediClinic, which operates 22 clinics in H-E-B grocery stores in Houston and Austin, Texas, has named former Duane Reade executive Jeff Thompson as its VP marketing, and David Molotsky as its VP human resources.

May 31, 2010

Consumer Health Services, a manager of on-site consumer health clinics, has announced the opening of...

NEW YORK Consumer Health Services, a manager of on-site consumer health clinics, has announced the opening of its new physician-led clinic inside Duane Reade at West 42nd Street and 8th Avenue.

There are now six DR Walk-in Medical Care centers within Duane Reade stores in New York. The clinics are managed by Consumer Health Services.

The medical practice is affiliated with Beth Israel Medical Center and St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center.

May 24, 2010

A pharmacy school now has its own state-of-the-art pharmaceutical care laboratory, thanks to Duane Reade....

May 11, 2010

Duane Reade will be the first-ever presenting sponsor of AIDS Walk New York on May...

May 4, 2010

One of the nation's largest drug store chains reported a near 6% increase in its...

May 2, 2010

Duane Reade, which is now owned by Walgreens, has expanded its hair care offering with...

April 29, 2010

Duane Reade’s sale to Walgreens means a lot of things, but one thing that won’t...

WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT'S IMPORTANT Duane Reade’s sale to Walgreens means a lot of things, but one thing that won’t happen is that it will lose the unique identity that the chain has carved out in its hometown of New York, which allowed it to set itself apart from other retail pharmacies in the area. And in the process, Duane Reade is helping to redefine what a retail pharmacy can do and be.

(THE NEWS: Duane Reade teams up with JagTag. For the full story, click here)

March 29, 2010

Walgreens has received regulatory clearance from the Federal Trade Commission needed to acquire Duane Reade,...

March 23, 2010

Evofem, formerly Instead Healthcare, will begin distribution of its feminine hygiene product to Duane Reade...

March 18, 2010

The “hedgehog” has evolved. It’s now more like a lion on the prowl....

WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT'S IMPORTANT The “hedgehog” has evolved. It’s now more like a lion on the prowl.

(THE NEWS: Walgreens to acquire pharmacy business, other assets from Memphis USA Drug stores. For the full story, click here)

March 14, 2010

While Sunday morning news pundits debate the effectiveness of the economic stimulus package Congress and...

March 14, 2010

While Sunday morning news pundits debate the effectiveness of the economic stimulus package that Congress...

March 14, 2010

As any New Yorker will tell you, Duane Reade is as much a part of...

March 14, 2010

In an interview following Walgreens’ deal to acquire Duane Reade, company president and CEO Greg...

In an interview following Walgreens’ deal to acquire Duane Reade, company president and CEO Greg Wasson discussed the merger’s implications with Drug Store News. Following are excerpts from that conversation:

Drug Store News: Remodeled Duane Reade stores are showing same-store sales running as much as 15% ahead. What’s driving that growth?

March 14, 2010

Lifes2Good, the maker of the all-natural hair nourishment system Viviscal, has signed a distribution deal...

March 8, 2010

Duane Reade announced on Tuesday that fourth-quarter sales rose 5.3% due in part to store...

March 7, 2010

Dapple, a line of baby-safe, baby-specific household cleaning products, announced that its Dapple dish liquid...

March 3, 2010

Duane Reade has announced the opening of a new 24-hour store in Chelsea that reflects...

March 1, 2010

RedPrairie Holding, a productivity solutions provider, has announced that Manhattan-based Duane Reade has rolled out...

February 28, 2010

Iain Holding, president of Beiersdorf North America, and Joe Magnacca, chief merchandising officer of Duane...

February 28, 2010

Suddenly, New York is Walgreens’ kind of town....

February 18, 2010

Is the merger agreement between Walgreens and Duane Reade another sign of rampant chain drug...

WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT’S IMPORTANT Is the merger agreement between Walgreens and Duane Reade another sign of rampant chain drug consolidation and attrition, or just a bold and long-expected move by two of the industry’s premier practitioners?

(THE NEWS: Walgreens to acquire Duane Reade. For the full story, click here)