Category Drugstores

Dont let other formats steal market share

Nov19

While supermarkets have been a phenomenally successful format, accounting for a large proportion of the food retail market, their market share continues to be under pressure as new formats emerge and others raise their appeal.Combined, e-commerce, c-stores, drugstores and club all pose a significant threat as they seek to grab a greater share of consumers […]

China Nepstar Chain Drugstore to Report Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results on November 26, 2014

Nov18

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. (NYSE: NPD) (“Nepstar” or the “Company”), a leading retail drugstore chain in China based on the number of directly operated stores, announced that the Company will report its unaudited financial results for the third quarter of 2014 on November 26, […]

The proliferation of illegal drugstores [Sun, The (Nigeria)]

Nov18

The recent discovery and closure of 39 illegal drugstores in Alapere, Magodo and Ikosi-Isheri areas of Lagos by a special task force set up by the Lagos State Government is an eye opener. The busting of so many unregistered drugstores in such a small area of Lagos by the team set up to check retail […]

Humana Partners with Bill Pay at CVS/pharmacy to Provide Convenient, In-Store Health Insurance Payment Option

Nov18

Humana individual plan members are now able to pay monthly health insurance premiums at CVS/pharmacy retail locations through payment platform powered by InComm LOUISVILLE, Ky. & WOONSOCKET, R.I.(BUSINESS WIRE) Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, and CVS/pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), announced today that […]

Safeway Announces Co-Sponsorship Of UCI Level Cycling Team

Nov18

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Pleasanton, CA based Safeway, Inc. is proud to be the newest sponsor of the 2015 UCI Airgas – Safeway Cycling Team. The grocery retailer will share title sponsorship of the team with Airgas. The Airgas – Safeway Cycling Team is comprised of 16 riders and will compete in a […]

Manzo Pharmaceuticals Tummy Relief for Babies Now Sold at Alitons Pharmacy [Health & Beauty Close

Nov17

Manzo Pharmaceuticals reported that Manzo’s Tummy Relief for babies is now being sold at Alitons Pharmacy drug stores in New York and Pennsylvania, and at The Medicine Shoppe in Milford Pennsylvania.According to a release from the company, in addition, Manzo Pharmaceuticals reported that they are nearing the end of a six month animal study, which […]

Hospitals and pharmacies grapple with rising drug prices [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]

Nov17

Nov. 16Fed up with the rising price of drugs, Ascension Health last month did something unusual. It publicly banned a drug company’s sales reps.The reason: The company had reclassified three cancer drugs, causing prices to spike.In a memo to employees, Dr. Roy Guharoy and Michael Gray, two top executives with the Edmundson-based hospital chain, explained: […]

Why one independent retailer took a well-known natural brand off its shelves

Nov14

Before there was a natural aisle in virtually every supermarket, there were independent natural foods retailers across the country that tirelessly championed clean, safe and ethical products for a healthier lifestyle. These stores created the natural products industry working closely with budding brands on everything from creating customer demand to pricing to building distribution channels. […]

China Jo-Jo Drugstores Announces Fiscal Year 2015 Second Quarter Financial Results

Nov13

HANGZHOU, China, Nov. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ CM: CJJD) (the “Company”), a leading China-based retail and wholesale distributor of pharmaceutical and healthcare products through its own retail and online pharmacies, today announced earnings results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, the second quarter of the fiscal year 2015. FY 2015 […]

Manzo Pharmaceuticals begins retail distribution of products with independent pharmacies

Nov12

MILFORD, Pa., Nov. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Manzo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCPink:MNZO), today announced that Manzo’s Tummy Relief? for babies is now being soldat Alitons Pharmacy drugstores in New York and Pennsylvania, and at The Medicine Shoppe in Milford Pennsylvania.Kenneth Manzo, CEO, stated that this is the beginning stage of promoting his product and is seeking to […]