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6/28/17 - Robinsons Retail sets P4-B capex for 2017 [The Manila Times, Philippines]
June 28 LISTED retailer Robinsons Retail Holdings, Inc. said Tuesday it is allocating P4 billion for its capital expenditure program this year in line with its goal to expand its presence nationwide. "This excludes Generics Pharmacy, which is really a franchise model," she added. Last year, RRHI allocated P3 billion for capex excluding mergers a
6/27/17 - Erlanger to sell its retail pharmacies [Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn.]
June 26 Erlanger Health System, which entered the retail pharmacy business more than two decades ago by acquiring the former Moore& King Pharmacy, plans to sell its four retail pharmacy locations to CVS on Saturday, if hospital trustees approve the sale. CVS will pay Erlanger and its for-profit subsidiary ContinuCare HealthServices Inc. a total o
6/27/17 - Erlanger to sell its retail pharmacy business [Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn.]
CVS will pay Erlanger and its for-profit subsidiary ContinuCare HealthServices, Inc., a total of $10 million to take over Erlanger Pharmacies Inc. under a proposed sale endorsed Monday night by Erlanger's budget and finance committee. If approved by the full hospital board of trustees on Thursday, CVS will convert Erlanger's retail pharmacies to CV
6/27/17 - European Markets Pulled Back As Euro Strengthens
Several factors weighed on investor sentiment Tuesday, including a profit warning from UK retailer Debenhams and the failed takeover of German drug-maker Stada. The Euro also strengthened against the dollar after some comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi. The European Central Bank will need to be prudent in withdrawing monetar
6/26/17 - Breakfast Series report: A rapidly evolving retail landscape
Boise has made its way to the national radar when it comes to retail. As new stores like West Elm, CVS Pharmacy and Westside Pizza open in the state, other mainstays like Macy s and Gordman s are closing stores. On June 6, The Idaho Business Review gathered a panel of retail experts to discuss these changes and more.
6/26/17 - Hahira pharmacist lobbies in D.C. [The Valdosta Daily Times, Ga.]
June 26 HAHIRA The owner of a South Georgia pharmacy chain spent last week in Washington, D.C., as part of an industry lobbying group tackling the spiraling costs of prescription drugs. Hugh Chancy of Hahira, owner of Chancy Drugs, was part of a 12- person Georgia delegation for the National Community Pharmacy Association, representing America'
6/26/17 - Nielsen and fred's Pharmacy Expand Strategic Analytics Relationship, Helping Fuel Future Growth Within The Drugstore Channel
NEW YORK and MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/ Today, Nielsen and fred's Inc. announced an expansion of their long-term relationship with the renewal of data insights and analytics services. With this agreement, Nielsen will become the exclusive account-level data provider for fred's Pharmacy, covering metrics for all 601 fred's stores i
6/23/17 - Albertsons Companies is First in U.S. to Bill Medicaid for Patient Hormonal Contraceptive Consultation Service Fee in Oregon
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Insurance Weekly News As part of a collaborative effort to improve access to hormonal contraception for Oregon women, Albertsons Companies announced select pharmacies can now bill Oregon Medicaid plans for the consultation service fee and was the first in the nation to successfully complete the process for
6/23/17 - Walgreens to open niche pharmacy in downtown Akron [The Akron Beacon Journal]
June 23 Drugstore chain giant Walgreens is opening a niche pharmacy in downtown Akron. The Community pharmacy will be one of about 260 specialty pharmacies Walgreens now has in the United States. Walgreens, as of 2016 had 8,175 stores in the U.S.; about 250 in Ohio.
6/22/17 - Mount Pleasant's Pitt Street Pharmacy dispensing Rx for fun to celebrate 80 years
For 80 years Pitt Street Pharmacy has been mixing compounds, selling notions and offering a bite to eat at its old-fashioned lunch counter. Some things change with time, but Pitt Street Pharmacy has proven itself impervious to the changes of time, owner Kim Richardson said. Our customers and patients still receive the same friendly, trustw
6/22/17 - North American Health Headlines at 1:39 p.m. EDT
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter' Obamacare' The Latest: Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters Hints of some steps that may boost brain health in old age Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors Retailers want to work out your wallet - and your body
6/22/17 - North American Health Headlines at 1:54 p.m. EDT
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter' Obamacare' The Latest: GOP opposition imperils Senate health care bill Hints of some steps that may boost brain health in old age Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors Retailers want to work out your wallet - and your body
6/22/17 - North American Health Headlines at 11:31 a.m. EDT
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter' Obamacare' The Latest: Trump hopes for Senate health bill' with heart' Hints of some steps that may boost brain health in old age Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors Retailers want to work out your wallet - and your body
6/22/17 - North American Health Headlines at 11:39 a.m. EDT
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter' Obamacare' The Latest: Dem says' we can do better' than GOP health plan Hints of some steps that may boost brain health in old age Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors Retailers want to work out your wallet - and your body
6/22/17 - North American Health Headlines at 2:15 p.m. EDT
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter' Obamacare' The Latest: 4 GOP senators say they oppose health care bill Hints of some steps that may boost brain health in old age Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors Retailers want to work out your wallet - and your body
6/22/17 - North American Health Headlines at 3:21 p.m. EDT
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter' Obamacare' The Latest: Medical groups weigh in on GOP health care plan Hints of some steps that may boost brain health in old age Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors Retailers want to work out your wallet - and your body
6/22/17 - North American Health Headlines at 4:00 p.m. EDT
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter' Obamacare' The Latest: Obama says millions lose coverage with GOP plan Hints of some steps that may boost brain health in old age Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors Retailers want to work out your wallet - and your body
6/22/17 - North American Health Headlines at 4:55 p.m. EDT
Senate GOP unveils' Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard The Latest: 43 arrested protesting Medicaid cuts Hints of some steps that may boost brain health in old age Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors Retailers want to work out your wallet - and your body
6/22/17 - North American Health Headlines at 6:03 p.m. EDT
Senate GOP unveils' Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard The Latest: AMA objects to limits on Medicaid spending Hints of some steps that may boost brain health in old age Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors Retailers want to work out your wallet - and your body
6/21/17 - ePharmacies Market: Set to Surge Significantly During 2017 2025 : Persistence Market Research
The ePharmacies can effectively address some customer issues such as comprehensive information on the drugs or alternative for the prescription drug, easy access to the medicines that are otherwise hard to find, medicine records, and others.New York, NY 06/20/2017 ePharmacy is an online pharmacy which operates over the Internet and sends the
6/20/17 - U.S. Drug Store Retailing Market Anticipated for Ascendant Sales Growth Driven by Growing Aging Population
The effects of an aging population focused on health management are positive for the drug channel, which is projected to continue on its path of upward sales growth over the next five years.Albany, NY 06/20/2017 The outlook for the drug store industry is very positive since many years. Recently, it has been analyzed that the U.S. leading drug
6/19/17 - Albertsons Companies is First in U.S. to Bill Medicaid for Patient Hormonal Contraceptive Consultation Service Fee in Oregon
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest As part of a collaborative effort to improve access to hormonal contraception for Oregon women, Albertsons Companies announced select pharmacies can now bill Oregon Medicaid plans for the consultation service fee and was the first in the nation to successfully complete the process
6/18/17 - Pharmacists Flip the Script
New London Countless neighborhood drugstores have been gobbled up by corporate chains, but New London s Colonial Pharmacy has proven to be indispensable. Now, Colonial Pharmacy is doing the corporate behemoths two better: The 50- year-old pharmacy and household items emporium is moving out of the New London shopping plaza, where it has been l
6/16/17 - Rebound by retailers not enough
A strong performance from retailers on Wednesday was not enough for the JSE to close in positive territory as resources and industrials dragged down the all-share index. The rand gained more than 1% after retail sales data for April surprised on the upside. Among the stars were TFG adding 2.32% to R144.23, Mr Price 0.84% to R163 and Shoprite 3.12%
6/15/17 - Walk into any drug store
"We get inquiries every day from people who cannot afford hearing aids," said Nancy Macklin, a spokeswoman for the Hearing Loss Association of America. The National Institutes of Health estimates about 30 million Americans have hearing loss in one or both ears. According to a 2016 study from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medic
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