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6/24/16 - Century-old Laurel pharmacy shuts its doors [Billings Gazette, Mont.]
June 24 LAUREL Gene's Pharmacy, whose origins trace back to the frontier founding of the city, closed its downtown shop Thursday afternoon. The Barsnesses, longtime Laurel residents, sold the prescriptions and most of the inventory to the CVS pharmacy on the southeast part of town. The family-run pharmacy was founded by John Heinz as Gardner Dr
6/24/16 - United Kingdom,United States : Boots UK Creates Unique Digital Shopping Experience by Developing Mobile App with IBM [TendersInfo (India)]
Boots, the UKs leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer, and IBM today announced that Boots has launched Sales Assist, an IBM MobileFirst for iOS app, across its UK stores to make it easier and simpler for customers to get hold of the products they need. IBM is working with Boots UK to further evolve the app and support the retailers vision
6/23/16 - Liaoning Cheng Da Raises USD259.03 Million in Second Tranche of Super Short-Term Debentures Offering
Deal Type: Debt Offerings Deal Sub Type: Public Offering Deal Status: Completed Deal Value: 259.0290 USD. Liaoning Cheng Da Co Ltd, a Chinese retailer of drug store and operator of chain supermarkets, has raised CNY1.7 billion in second tranche of super short-term debentures offering 2016. Index- China Index- In-Store Index- Drug Stores and Pharmac
6/22/16 - Boots UK Creates Unique Digital Shopping Experience by Developing Mobile App with IBM
LONDON and ARMONK, New York, June 22, 2016/ PRNewswire/ Boots, the UK's leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer, and IBM today announced that Boots has launched Sales Assist, an IBM MobileFirst for iOS app, across its UK stores to make it easier and simpler for customers to get hold of the products they need. IBM is working with Boots UK
6/22/16 - Century-old Novi pharmaceutical wholesaler Frank W. Kerr Co. to close [Detroit Free Press]
The Frank W. Kerr Co., 43155 West 9 Mile, notified state officials last week that it will lay off its remaining 60 employees by the end of the month as a result of "an unexpected business circumstance." The Frank W. Kerr Co. supplied small and large drugstore chains and was once the primary wholesaler for Meijer and Kmart store pharmacies. Ann Newm
6/22/16 - China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. Announces Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders
China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd., a leading retail drugstore chain in China based on the number of directly operated stores, announced today that it has called an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders, to be held at 10:00 a.m. Beijing Time on July 29, 2016, at the Company's office at 25 F, Neptunus Yinhe Keji Building No.1, Kejizhong 3r
6/22/16 - Opioid Overdose Drug Now Available Without a Prescription in Texas
Tuesday, Walgreens became the first pharmacy in Texas to make naloxone available without a doctor's prescription. Alicia Kowalchuk, an assistant professor at the Baylor College of Medicine, wrote Walgreens one in May in coordination with the Texas Overdose Naloxone Initiative, allowing the pharmacy chain to begin stocking up on the drug for...
6/21/16 - CVS Pharmacy Expands Healthy Foods Initiative
"Since becoming the first and only national pharmacy chain to end the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products, the number one thing we've heard from our customers is the desire for healthier food options," said Judy Sansone, Senior Vice President of Front Store Business. Adding more healthy foods This spring, more than 250 fresh, refrigerated
6/20/16 - Glucose Health New Product for Pre & Type-2 Diabetes Now Available at Walmart
Glucose Health, Inc. today announced its innovative, non-prescription dietary supplement, formulated for persons with pre and Type-2 diabetes, Glucose Health Daily Blood Sugar Maintenance, is now available in the Diabetes Supplies section at Walmart pharmacies nationwide, as well as online at walmart.com. Each year Walmart sponsors Amer
6/20/16 - High Patient Satisfaction And Demand For IBgard Results In Expansion Of Availability To Rite Aid Stores Nationwide
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Gastroenterology Week IM HealthScience announced that in response to growing patient demand for broader retail access, it is increasing availability of IBgard in Rite Aid stores nationwide. Rite Aid stores will stock IBgard in 12- capsule and 48- capsule boxes. Rite Aid is one of the nation's leading drug s
6/20/16 - NY Legislation Grants Drugstores a 'Free Pass' to Evade Patient Safety & Performance Standards
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Pharma Business Week New York state legislation that creates a special exemption for drugstores from certain safety and performance standards could increase prescription drug costs by $350 million in 2017 and $5.6 billion over the next decade, according to a new study from the health research firm Visante,
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