Omer Gajial

Albertsons accepts benefits for fresh food, O-T-Cs

Albertsons accepts benefits for fresh food, O-T-Cs

BOISE, Idaho — Albertsons Cos. said Wednesday that its customers can now use their supplemental health benefits, including pre-paid cards funded by Medicare Advantage plans, to buy over-the-counter medications and fresh produce in the company’s stores. “We are committed to offering solutions that deliver access to healthy produce and meals, reduce food insecurity and provide

Albertsons Cos. expands COVID-19 services

Albertsons Cos. expands COVID-19 services

BOISE, IDAHO – Albertsons Cos. said Monday that it is adding new COVID-19 services designed to help its customers to stay well this summer. These offerings build on the company’s leading efforts in administering 6 million COVID-19 vaccinations to date through its 1,700 pharmacies nationwide. “As front-line healthcare providers, our pharmacy teams have been heroic

Albertsons passes COVID-19 vaccine milestone

Albertsons passes COVID-19 vaccine milestone

BOISE, Idaho – Albertsons Cos. announced that its pharmacies have now administered more than 1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine. “Our pharmacy teams across the country are working diligently in serving our communities during this national effort. We are deeply grateful to our federal partners and local jurisdictions in delivering this important milestone,” said Omer

Albertsons names Gajial head of pharmacy

Albertsons names Gajial head of pharmacy

BOISE, Idaho — Albertsons Cos. has named Omer Gajial as its new senior vice president of pharmacy and health, according the the retailer’s LinkedIn page. He previously held positions at Amazon and PepsiCo. Gajial replaces Mark Panzer, who left his role as senior vice president of pharmacy, health and wellness in August. A  former chairman