Retail giant Aeon Co. said Friday it has successfully concluded its tender offer to Welcia Holdings Co. and will make the drugstore chain a subsidiary next Thursday. The deal, which is part of Aeon's plan to create the biggest drugstore group in the country, raised the company's stake in Welcia to 50.14 percent from the previous 37.40 percent.
Nov. 20 DES MOINES A statewide group of health professionals and tobacco opponents used Thursday's Great American Smokeout observance to launch a campaign calling on Hy-Vee to end the sale of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, at any of its stores that have a pharmacy or health clinic on its premises. They also urged Iowans to join the e
China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc., a leading China- based retail and wholesale distributor of pharmaceutical and healthcare products through its own retail and online pharmacies, today announced its online pharmacy posted the largest one-day sales on Singles Day China, or the Black Friday China, November 11, 2014 with total revenue increased by 265% y
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd., a leading retail drugstore chain in China based on the number of directly operated stores, announced that the Company will report its unaudited financial results for the third quarter of 2014 on November 26, 2014 before the market opens. The Company will
Humana individual plan members are now able to pay monthly health insurance premiums at CVS/pharmacy retail locations through payment platform powered by InComm. LOUISVILLE, Ky.& WOONSOCKET, R.I. Humana Inc., one of the nation s leading health and well-being companies, and CVS/pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health, announced today that
Roetzel& Andress LPA is pleased to announce that Ned Milenkovich, Partner and Practice Group Manager of Roetzel s Health, Drug& Pharmacy Law group, has been elected by the Illinois State Board of Pharmacy to serve as the Board s Vice-Chair, a position in which he has served on two prior occasions. Mr. Milenkovich will hold the position for a
Pleasanton, CA based Safeway, Inc. is proud to be the newest sponsor of the 2015 UCI Airgas- Safeway Cycling Team. "2014 was our first year as a UCI team and we were able to compete in over 20 states throughout the US and in South Africa. With over 1,300 locations, Safeway Inc. is one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States.
The recent discovery and closure of 39 illegal drugstores in Alapere, Magodo and Ikosi-Isheri areas of Lagos by a special task force set up by the Lagos State Government is an eye opener. The busting of so many unregistered drugstores in such a small area of Lagos by the team set up to check retail outlets for "counterfeits, fake drugs and unwholes
Nov. 16 Fed up with the rising price of drugs, Ascension Health last month did something unusual. Roy Guharoy and Michael Gray, two top executives with the Edmundson-based hospital chain, explained: "Already scarce resources will need to be stretched with potential serious impact on the range and breadth of health services we currently provide to
Manzo Pharmaceuticals reported that Manzo's Tummy Relief for babies is now being sold at Alitons Pharmacy drug stores in New York and Pennsylvania, and at The Medicine Shoppe in Milford Pennsylvania. According to a release from the company, in addition, Manzo Pharmaceuticals reported that they are nearing the end of a six month animal study, which