NEW YORK Drugstore operator Rite Aid said Thursday its sales improved in February as pharmacy sales grew. At stores open for at least one year, Rite Aid said pharmacy revenue increased 3.1 percent. March 1 was the end of Rite Aid Corp.' s fiscal fourth quarter.
March 04 A Florida health insurer and a grocery-pharmacy chain earned spots this week on J.D. Power's list of 50 U.S. companies with outstanding customer service. Miami- based AvMed Health Plans and Lakeland- based Publix Super Markets received among the highest marks from consumers out of more than 600 evaluated brands in nine industries.
The alleged racket involving Luxmi Drug House, Ambala, and J P Medicos of Hisar was made public following week-long investigations by FDA on Sunday evening. The drug wholesalers Rupesh Aggarwal, Pushpa Aggarwal and Sushil Aggarwal of Luxmi Drug store and Jai Parkash of J P Medicos, Hisar, are on the run. FDA joint commissioner and state drug co
Retail Management Solutions will participate in the Independent Pharmacy Business Growth Conference, taking place at the Gaylord Palms Resort& Convention Center in Kissimmee, FL from February 27 to March 1. CEO Brad Jones, Vice President of Operations Chris Gage, Vice President of Sales and Marketing Mike Gross, and Senior Sales Representative Gary
March 04 WILKES-BARRE The city will be down a Rite Aid by the end of April as the Harrisburg- based pharmacy chain announced it will soon close its Amber Lane store. Kellum said all prescription files will be sent to the Rite Aid at 155 E. Northampton St. and customers will be informed about the changes. In addition to the Northampton Street lo
UK customer satisfaction reached a new high in the final quarter of 2013, according to a report released today by the National Customer Satisfaction Index. Higher customer satisfaction with retail pushes the national benchmark up. 5% to 75.6 on a 0 100 scale. Internet retail has improved dramatically over the past few years in terms of making
The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids announced that 26 of the nation's leading public health and medical organizations issued an open letter calling on drug stores and other retailers to follow the example of CVS Caremark and end the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products. CVS announced earlier this month that by Oct. 1, it would stop selling
"We opened at 7 a.m.," said owner Jorge Reyes. Pepe's Tamales and the other Eastwood Knolls tenants were forced out by developer MIMCO Inc. The El Paso- based company plans to empty out the shopping center to make way for a CVS Pharmacy, the largest pharmacy chain in the United States. "He was pulling his hair out," Jorge Reyes said. "
Twenty-six of the nation's leading public health and medical organizations today issued an open letter calling on drug stores and other retailers to follow the example of CVS Caremark and end the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products. CVS announced earlier this month that by October 1, it would stop selling tobacco products at its more than
North Tide Capital Master, LP, the second largest shareholder of Healthways, Inc. with current ownership of approximately 11% of the outstanding shares, today announced that it has delivered a letter to the Company's Board of Directors and has nominated a slate of highly qualified candidates for election to the Healthways Board at the Company's 201