TORONTO- Shoppers Drug Mart has received Health Canada's approval to be a licensed medical marijuana producer, opening the door for the pharmacy giant to dispense medical cannabis to patients. This comes after Shoppers in October 2016 applied to Health Canada to become a licensed medical marijuana producer. Under the current Health Canada regulatio
Among those who have given or received a gift card in the past 12 months, about half have purchased one from a shelf/rack at a supermarket, drug store or other retailer, and more than a third purchased one in-store from the retailer named on the card, according to Prepaid and Gift Cards in the U.S., 6th Edition, a new report by market research firm
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores issued the following news release:. The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is applauding the enactment of an electronic prescribing bill in California that will help to prevent opioid abuse. "NACDS recognizes the leadership of Assemblymember Jim Wood, the author of this vital legislation, and th
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores issued the following news release:. The National Association of Chain Drug Stores praised the U.S. Senate's passage last evening of the Patient Right to Know Prices Act. This action follows the Senate's September 4 passage of similar legislation- the Know the Lowest Price Act, which would prohibit "gag
Shares of CVS Health have had a tough year, dropping in large part due to fears about Amazon's potential entry into the pharmacy business. Bears worry that Amazon will leverage its access to big data and its vast online retail network to essentially crush CVS Health's all-important pharmacy services segment, which generated a whopping $33.2 billion
The sale and transfer of the assets, which will affect stores in Apple Valley and Adelanto, should be completed later this month when pharmacy records and inventory from 22 Stater Bros. All prescription files at the Stater Bros. Files at the Stater Bros.
While hundreds of grocery stores, drug stores and other retailers in the Carolinas remained closed Saturday because of Tropcial Storm Florence, many are expected to reopen Sunday. More: Florence: What you need to know in graphics. More:' Days away from an ending': Florence leaves 11 dead; flooding fears rise.
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health& Science New York City's tobacco-free free pharmacy law substantially reduces tobacco retailer density overall, but the policy's impact is not evenly distributed across neighborhoods, according to a new study at Columbia's Mailman School of Public Health. Though NYC supplemented this app