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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 24, 2010

“This is simply the best, most diverse lineup of retailers we have ever had.” That’s...

October 20, 2010

Retrieving lost digital photos just got easier with a new service offered by Walgreens....

October 19, 2010

Shutterfly customers looking for more in-store pickup options can look no further than CVS/pharmacy and...

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Shutterfly customers looking for more in-store pickup options can look no further than CVS/pharmacy and Walgreens.

Same-day, in-store pickup is available at any Walgreens or CVS/pharmacy store location with a photo center. Customers can order 4x6 prints at Shutterfly.com and designate in-store pickup at any Walgreens or CVS/pharmacy stores — as well as Target stores — by selecting their preferred retail location using the store locator map at checkout.

October 19, 2010

A drug store chain and a leading provider of mobile drug reference tools and interactive...

October 18, 2010

Walgreens has selected Bazaarvoice's social commerce suite to optimize its customers' experience, Bazaarvoice announced Monday....

October 17, 2010

Genesis Today is rolling out a new line of superfruit juices, developed in partnership with...

AUSTIN, Texas Genesis Today is rolling out a new line of superfruit juices, developed in partnership with Walgreens.

Genesis Today's Boost line of juices are nutrient-rich and are available in acai berry and pomegranate berry with resveratrol, and will be available at Walgreens stores nationwide.

October 12, 2010

Two health insurers in the northwest are taking steps to change the dynamics of preventive...

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, Wash., and PORTLAND, Ore. Two health insurers in the northwest are taking steps to change the dynamics of preventive health reimbursement and broaden the role pharmacies play in flu vaccination efforts.

 

The two plans, Premera Blue Cross of Washington state and LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon, have announced new programs that both plans said will “remove barriers to care by providing improved access to common immunizations at pharmacies.”

 

 

October 12, 2010

Walgreens' board of directors on Wednesday announced the authorization of a new $1 billion share...

October 10, 2010

U.S. consumers are paying more heed to the cost of medicines, health-and-beauty aids and other...

October 10, 2010

Just days after state health officials reported that California is on pace for the worst...

October 10, 2010

The Walgreens hedgehog is officially retired. Its fate was sealed by a successful fourth quarter...

October 7, 2010

Retail pharmacy operators continue to expand their presence in the burgeoning market for retail-based walk-in...

WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT’S IMPORTANT Retail pharmacy operators continue to expand their presence in the burgeoning market for retail-based walk-in clinics, and the services those convenient-care centers provide. And there’s growing evidence that the nation’s overwrought, cash-crunched healthcare system desperately needs those services in a time of dwindling resources, overworked primary care physicians and unsustainable cost hikes.

October 7, 2010

One of the nation's largest drug store chains is donating $1.1 million to benefit accredited...

October 6, 2010

The InterMedia Group of Cos. on Wednesday announced that ExtenZe spokesman Jimmy Johnson, Fox NFL...

ENCINO, Calif. The InterMedia Group of Cos. on Wednesday announced that ExtenZe spokesman Jimmy Johnson, Fox NFL Sunday host and newest "Survivor" castaway, will participate in a new round of commercials that will relate stories of what some of his colleagues in sports and the broadcast booth have said to him since he joined up with ExtenZe.

 

And to top off the 30-minute spot, Johnson's wife Rhonda Johnson makes an appearance with her own brand of repartee.

 

 

October 6, 2010

Underscoring its determination to be the nation’s premier source of flu immunization services, Walgreens on...

DEERFIELD, Ill. Underscoring its determination to be the nation’s premier source of flu immunization services, Walgreens on Thursday revealed it is working with the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases to educate the public and health professionals about flu prevention resources. In addition, Walgreens has joined with Families Fighting Flu, a nonprofit organization of families and healthcare practitioners, to heighten flu awareness and encourage vaccinations for children and families.

 

October 5, 2010

Walgreens has appointed the chairman of Health Evolution Partners to its board of directors....

October 4, 2010

Quantum Health’s OraMoist, a time-released mucoadhesive patch that moistens and lubricates the mouth, was featured...

EUGENE, Ore. Quantum Health’s OraMoist, a time-released mucoadhesive patch that moistens and lubricates the mouth, was featured in the October 2010 issue of The Journal of the American Dental Association as part of a study that affirmed safety and efficacy of the over-the-counter product in relieving dry mouth.

October 4, 2010

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

October 3, 2010

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, announced on Monday that treatment of...

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, announced on Monday that treatment of pharyngitis and upper respiratory infections at its clinics exceed national quality benchmarks, according to an analysis of data collected through its EMR system by the Jefferson School of Population Health.

September 30, 2010

October is American Pharmacists Month, and CVS Caremark has announced that it is recognizing its...

September 30, 2010

Scale matters....

WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT'S IMPORTANT Scale matters.

(THE NEWS: Walgreens names SVP pharmaceutical development, market access. For the full story, click here)

September 30, 2010

In line with Hispanic Heritage Month, Walgreens is expanding its Community Corner program, a supplier...

September 29, 2010

Drug Store News is presenting in November in New York its 12th annual Industry Issues...

September 29, 2010

Walgreens has teamed up with Sharps Compliance to launch the drug store chain's first-ever safe...