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12/31/17 - Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards 2017 honors Generika president [Business Mirror (Philippines)]
Teodoro L. Ferrer, President of Generika Drugstore, received Enterprise Asia's Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Award in the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Industry during the awards ceremony on December 7, held at the Rizal Ballroom of Makati Shangri-La. Enterprise Asia is the leading non-governmental organization for entrepreneurship in the region.
12/28/17 - Haggen purchase gets backing; Eternal Hills closes gates
May 2 Klamath County commissioners passed an ordinance requiring a license for tobacco retailers. May 3 Klamath County Commissioners voted to back a plan by the Klamath Basin Senior Citizens Center to purchase the former Haggen building in downtown Klamath Falls and lease the facility to a grocer and pharmacy. May 7 Tank trucks were schedu
12/27/17 - CVS set to open its first standalone drugstore in Colorado Springs next month
Pharmacy giant CVS Health Corp. is a month from opening its first standalone retail store in Colorado Springs. The Rhode Island- based company plans a late January ribbon-cutting southeast of Woodmen Road and Rangewood Drive in northern Colorado Springs, spokeswoman Stephanie Cunha said Tuesday via email. CVS, the nation's second-largest pharmacy c
12/27/17 - CVS set to open its first standalone drugstore in Colorado Springs next month [The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colo.)]
Pharmacy giant CVS Health Corp. is a month from opening its first standalone retail store in Colorado Springs. The Rhode Island- based company plans a late January ribbon-cutting southeast of Woodmen Road and Rangewood Drive in northern Colorado Springs, spokeswoman Stephanie Cunha said Tuesday via email. CVS, the nation's second-largest pharmacy c
12/26/17 - CVS set to open its first standalone drugstore in Colorado Springs next month
Pharmacy giant CVS Health Corp. is a month from opening its first standalone retail store in Colorado Springs. The Rhode Island- based company plans a late January ribbon-cutting southeast of Woodmen Road and Rangewood Drive in northern Colorado Springs, spokeswoman Stephanie Cunha said Tuesday via email. CVS, the nation's second-largest pharmacy c
12/22/17 - Penta's Dr.Max buys 600 pharmacies in Romania
Dr.Max pharmacy chain of Penta group has bought Romania's A and D Pharma company which owns 600 pharmacies Sensiblu and Punkt and also Mediplus wholesale firm, company representatives told CTK. Dr.Max will thus have 631 pharmacies in Romania and will become number one on the local market. With the acquisition of A and D Pharma group, Dr.Max is sign
12/22/17 - Penta's Dr.Max to be leader in Romanian pharmacy market
Basic facts about Penta Investments company whose pharmacy chain Dr.Max has strengthened its position in Romania and will become number one on the local market. -Penta is active in over ten markets across Europe, it has representative offices in Prague, Bratislava, Warsaw and Munich. Later, Jozef Oravkin, Martin Kusik and Juraj Herko became partner
12/21/17 - Pharmacy and Drug Store Franchises Market Grows with Widespread Adoption of Generic Drugs: Pharmacy And Drug Store Franchises Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2016-2026
Valley Cottage, NY 12/21/2017 We all need to visit a pharmacy or drug store at least occasionally due to an injury, disease or just to stock up on vitamin& other supplements. The Pharmacy& Drug Store Franchises market consists of neighbourhood pharmacies, large domestic or global drug store chains, supermarkets, retailers with specific drug s
12/19/17 - El Naturalista Attending ECRM EPPS Event in Washington, D.C. [Sport360]
-Spanish health and wellness company El Naturalista is gearing up to attend Januarys ECRM EPPS event in Washington, D.C. to showcase its line of all-natural remedies. ECRM events have the potential to bring phytotherapy, or plant-based medicine, to pharmacy and drug stores around the U.S., El Naturalista President Ruben Calvo said. EPPS is a branch
12/19/17 - Walgreens Boots Alliance to Invest in Chinese Pharmacy Chain GuoDa
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. announces that it has reached an agreement with China National Accord Medicines Corporation Ltd. to become an investor in its subsidiary Sinopharm Holding Guoda Drugstores Co., Ltd., which operates and franchises retail pharmacies across China.
12/18/17 - How To Save Money On Your Prescription Drugs
By Charles Ornstein, ProPublica,& Katie Thomas, The New York Times. If you're willing to do a little extra work, it is possible to lower your prescription bills. The major pharmacy benefit managers are Express Scripts, OptumRx and CVS Caremark.
12/17/17 - Just How Will Trump Cut Drug Prices?
Happily, the National Academy of Sciences, which was established by an act of Congress in 1863, has provided Trump with a realistic road map to accomplish that goal. I contacted the White House to ask when Trump will announce his embrace of these common-sense ideas and fulfill his vow to make medication more accessible and more affordable.
12/17/17 - Searching for a cause? Look at the pharmaceuticals
I have been a pharmacist for almost 50 years and have worked in virtually every facet of my industry, including research, sales, marketing, pharmacy ownership, chain drug stores and hospital pharmacy both as a staff pharmacist and a pharmacy director. I've worked for pharmaceutical manufacturers both large and small, proprietary and generic.
12/14/17 - 1908 drugstore becomes part of CCMC
Its doors on Main Street are closed now, but Cordova's historic drug store pharmacy dating back to 1908, has new digs inside the Cordova Community Medical Center. Through recent agreement between CCMC and pharmacist David O'Brien, the medical center purchase the inventory of the Cordova Drugstore Pharmacy, which opened at its new location on Dec. 1
12/14/17 - Retail sales far lower in October than analysts expected [Bizcommunity (South Africa)]
Annual retail trade sales growth slowed to 3.2% in October from 5.4% in September, Statistics SA reported on Wednesday. The highest annual growth rate of 15% was achieved by retailers that Statistics SA classified as "other", followed by pharmacies, which grew sales 5.7%, clothes retailers and furniture retailers. Investec economist Kamilla Kaplan
12/14/17 - SMP Pharmacy Solutions Finds $3 Million in Savings for Patients
SMP Pharmacy Solutions, an award-winning pharmacy, announced today that in 2017, it was able to save patients over $3 million in pharmacy-related costs. We specialize in being the liaison between the patient, doctor s office, drug manufacturer and insurance provider, creating healthier patients by ensuring the receipt of the right medicatio
12/13/17 - The iconic Lovelace Drugs in downtown Ocean Springs is making a comeback [The Sun Herald]
Dec. 13 OCEAN SPRINGS You can't really see inside Lovelace Drugs. There's brown butcher paper and large photos covering the big, plate-glass windows that line the front of the popular drugstore in downtown Ocean Springs. The pharmacy portion closed in 2014 when CVS bought Fred's Pharmacy chain, which had been operating there under the Lovelace
12/12/17 - New Report on Prescription Drug Costs: PBMs "Rife with Potential Conflicts of Interest"
WASHINGTON, Dec. 12, 2017/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/ In thanking U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander and Ranking Member Patty Murray for holding its third 2017 hearing on rising prescription drug costs and associated issues, the Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition pointed out a new study the subject of t
12/12/17 - New York hospital teams with Walgreens on telemedicine kiosks
NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens are collaborating to bring convenience through new telemedicine services, now available through Walgreens digital properties and at self-service kiosks at select Duane Reade drugstores in New York. NewYork-Presbyterian is offering the telemedicine services as part of its NYP OnDemand suite of digital health...
12/12/17 - NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens Collaborate To Bring World-Class Care Through Telemedicine
NEW YORK, N.Y.& DEERFIELD, Ill.- NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens are collaborating to bring convenient access to NewYork-Presbyterian's world-class care through new telemedicine services, now available through Walgreens digital properties and at self-service kiosks at select Duane Reade drugstores in New York. 'We are delighted to work with Walg
12/11/17 - All eyes on Anthem after CVS megadeal
But now, pressure is building on the Indianapolis- based company to drop its conservative, bread-and-butter approach after one of its biggest rivals, Aetna Inc., agreed to be bought by drugstore chain CVS Health for $69 billion. The CVS- Aetna deal, unveiled Dec. 3, could dramatically reshape the health care industry, observers say-blurring the tra
12/11/17 - NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens Collaborate To Bring World-Class Care Through Telemedicine
NEW YORK and DEERFIELD, Ill., Dec. 11, 2017/ PRNewswire/ NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens are collaborating to bring convenient access to NewYork-Presbyterian's world-class care through new telemedicine services, now available through Walgreens digital properties and at self-service kiosks at select Duane Reade drugstores in New York.
12/9/17 - In CVS Acquisition of Aetna, Experts See Increased Traffic, More Stores
After CVS Health Corp. announced on Sunday that it bought Hartford, Conn.- based Aetna in a cash and stock transaction worth about $69 billion, it was clear the deal would change the way that basic health services are delivered in the United States. In roundups of the largest pharmacy retailers by prescription sales, CVS Health Corp. and Deerfield,
12/7/17 - Disruptors 2017: CVS Health Corp.
Drugstore chain operator CVS Heath and health insurance provider Aetna have proposed a mega-merger that some observers say is a reaction to the anticipated expansion of Amazon into the pharmacy business. Neither CVS nor Aetna have confirmed that they are discussing a potential merger, which was reported by the Wall Street Journal in October.
12/6/17 - A Bitter Pill to Swallow
West Lebanon The pharmacy inside Kmart on Route 12 A abruptly closed its doors on Tuesday afternoon, catching many customers off guard. All of your prescriptions will be moved safely and securely to CVS Pharmacy and will be available on Wednesday, the signs said. It has been a pleasure serving you! The closing is the result of a routine
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