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12/31/18 - China Jo-Jo Drugstores Announces Strategic Transformation Plan
China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc., a leading online and offline retailer and wholesale distributor of pharmaceutical and other healthcare products and a healthcare provider in China, today announced that the Company is initiating a strategic transformation plan proposed by Mr. Wei Hu, Chief Operating Officer of Jo-Jo Drugstores. The Company expects to
12/28/18 - $32,850 Federal Contract Awarded to Professional Inventory Control Systems
Professional Inventory Control Systems, Millersville, Maryland, won a $32,850 federal contract set aside for small business from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs South Texas Health Care System for wall-to-wall pharmacy inventory services. Agency contact: Juan Martinez, juan.martinez4@va.gov. For more information about Targeted News Service's
12/28/18 - Former Walmart and Walgreens Pharmacy Executive George Riedl Joins Advisory Board of DisposeRx, Inc.
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Obesity, Fitness& Wellness Week DisposeRx Inc. announced that senior retail healthcare executive, George Riedl, will serve as a strategic advisor for the company as it continues to expand its relationships with health plans, payors, pharmaceutical manufacturers, pharmacy benefit managers and pharmacies nati
1/14/19 - Amerigroup Collaborates with CVS Pharmacy to Increase Access to Health Products
Amerigroup in Arizona announced today that, beginning January 2019, consumers enrolled in its Medicare Advantage health plans will be able to purchase over-the-counter medications and health-related products at CVS Pharmacy stores using their health plan s allowance. Creating an enhanced healthcare experience for consumers in Arizona and givi
1/14/19 - Amerigroup joins forces with CVS
Amerigroup in New Jersey announced today that beginning this month consumers enrolled in its Medicare Advantage health plans will be able to purchase over-the-counter medications and health-related products at CVS Pharmacy stores using their health plan s allowance. Amerigroup is part of the Anthem Government Business Division. According to Busi
1/14/19 - Anthem Blue Cross Collaborates with CVS Pharmacy to Increase Access to Health Products
Anthem Blue Cross announced today that, beginning January 2019, consumers enrolled in its Medicare Advantage health plans will be able to purchase over-the-counter medications and health-related products at CVS Pharmacy stores using their health plan s allowance. Creating an enhanced healthcare experience for Californians and giving them easi
1/14/19 - CLARITIN Drug Profile, 2019 - Patents, Clinical Trials, Drug Prices, Annual Sales Revenues and Raw API Sources - ResearchAndMarkets.com
United States patents Expired United States patents District Court patent litigation European supplementary protection certificates Clinical trials Annual sales revenues Finished product suppliers Raw active pharmaceutical ingredient sources. Bayer Healthcare Lil' Drug Store Products Sigma-Aldrich Molport Abi Chem Vitas-M Laboratory...
1/14/19 - Empire BlueCross and Empire BlueCross BlueShield Collaborate With CVS Pharmacy to Increase Access to Health Products
Empire BlueCross and Empire BlueCross BlueShield announced today that, beginning January 2019, consumers enrolled in its Medicare Advantage health plans will be able to purchase over-the-counter medications and health-related products at CVS Pharmacy stores using their health plan s allowance. Creating an enhanced healthcare experience for Ne
1/14/19 - The Flowr Corporation (TSX.V: FLWR) (OTC: FLWPF) Set to Turn Shoppers Drug Mart Alliance, High Production Yields into Cannabis Market Magic
Shoppers Drug Mart, Canada's largest pharmacy chain, will serve as the exclusive direct-to-patient online outlet for Flowr's premium medical cannabis Flowr previously set a standard with Hawthorne Gardening and HoligenLtd. partnerships Flowr's high-yield growth expertise and premium product focus are expected to serve it well during anticip
1/12/19 - Does CVS want to take control of drug pricing?
I was very sorry to read of CVS s acquisition of Ritzman Pharmacies and of their decision to close 17 area pharmacy outlets, including both Ritzman locations here in Wooster. The Daily Record s article of Jan. 8 helps to clarify this confusing and troubling news for consumers. CVS is apparently trying to take more control over the entire proc
1/11/19 - Lab tests coming to Southeastern Grocers pharmacies
Southeastern Grocers plans to roll out laboratory testing at 253 in-store pharmacies to expand customer access to preventive health care services. Pharmacy-based clinical services network eTrueNorth said Wednesday that it has entered an agreement with Southeastern Grocers to launch CLIA-waived labs at the Jacksonville, Fla.- based retailer s...
1/10/19 - Shopko vendor says retailer plans to file for bankruptcy
A drug supplier to Shopko's pharmacies has taken the retailer to court for back payments and says the company is expected to file for bankruptcy protection next week. A report by Press-Gazette Media says McKesson Corp. claims Shopko, which has stores in Dixon and Savanna, owes the pharmaceutical company $67 million and has asked a judge to prevent
1/9/19 - Rite Aid to close Irwin store in February [Tribune-Review, Greensburg, Pa.]
Jan. 09 Rite Aid will close its pharmacy and store on Main Street in Irwin early next month, a decision made after an evaluation of its business, the Camp Hill- based pharmacy chain said. Rite Aid's last day of normal operations in Irwin is expected to be Feb. 4, at which time the store will close a few days before reopening for liquidation of it
1/8/19 - Ritzman pharmacies closing
Ritzman Pharmacy stores will be closing in Dover, Sugarcreek and Millersburg. Healthcare giant CVS is buying the 20- store pharmacy chain in Northeast Ohio and is closing all but three of them, according to an announcement Monday by Ritzman Pharmacy, which is based in Medina. But the release also said that pharmacy files will be transferred to near
1/8/19 - Ritzman Pharmacy stores will be closing in Dover, Sugarcreek
Ritzman Pharmacy stores will be closing in Dover, Sugarcreek and Millersburg. Healthcare giant CVS is buying the 20- store pharmacy chain in Northeast Ohio and is closing all but three of them, according to an announcement Monday by Ritzman Pharmacy, which is based in Medina. But the release also said that pharmacy files will be transferred to near
1/7/19 - Ritzman Pharmacy to Sell Pharmacy Business to CVS Pharmacy
Ritzman Pharmacies, Inc., announced today that it plans to sell its 20 retail pharmacies to CVS Pharmacy. The Ritzman Pharmacy locations in Rittman, Shreve, Sugarcreek, Wooster Milltown, Medina River Styx, Millersburg, Barberton, Wadsworth, Norton, Seville, Green, Wooster Downtown, Ashland, Orrville, Medina Forest Meadows, Dover, and Jackson will c
1/6/19 - With its low-price advantage, Wal-Mart dominates the retail
With its low-price advantage, Wal-Mart dominates the retail market in the United States. A June 2009 study by Dartmouth College found that median sales at high-volume retailers, supermarkets, and drug stores decreased by 40%, 17%, and 6% respectively when a Wal-Mart entered the market. Another study found that retail sales in Iowa, excluding Wal-Ma
1/2/19 - DOH to drugstores: Give discount on diabetes, hypertension meds [Philippines News Agency]
Health Secretary Francisco Duque III on Tuesday called on drugstores and pharmaceutical companies to sell diabetes, high cholesterol and hypertension medications at a discounted price. This, after the Department of Finance announced that such medicines will be exempted from value-added tax starting Jan. 1, 2019. This in line with the implementation
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