Retail News Breaks Archives
Consumers continue to favor chain drug stores over other retail pharmacy outlets as the place to fill their prescriptions, a new report from the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics shows.
Weis Markets Inc. reported an increase in its first-quarter earnings and comparable-store sales.
Walmart Canada has made a $1 million donation to the University of Toronto's Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy to create the Walmart Canada International Pharmacy Education Centre.
Kroger Co. and Albertson's LLC have joined the Diabetes Prevention and Control Alliance, which will give their shoppers expanded access to community-based programs that can help them detect and better manage the disease.
Brad Rogers has been appointed vice president of real estate development at Family Dollar Stores Inc.
Walmart plans to buy Kosmix, a social media company focused on e-commerce.