New Albertson’s has acquired five Dominick’s locations and appointed Shane Sampson as president of the Jewel-Osco division based in Chicago.
Supervalu announced that two of its directors have stepped down from the board of directors effective immediately.
Safeway and Albertsons announced a definitive agreement under which AB Acquisition will acquire all outstanding shares of Safeway in a deal valued at more than $9.1 billion.
Q & ACA: Helping patients navigate health reform changes
As the massive changes wrought by the Affordable Care Act reach a crescendo in early 2014, who are Americans turning to for help navigating the complexities of a health system in transformation? In many cases, it's to the nation's most accessible health-and-wellness providers: community pharmacists. According to an online survey of 348 pharmacists conducted by Drug Store News, almost two-thirds say they have been receiving questions about health reform since Jan. 1. Click here to download the report.
You may have heard the good news: through proactive involvement from pharmacists all across the state, California recently passed a law (SB 493 in October, 2013) declaring that ... more
The 15th annual Industry Issues Summit, hosted by The Drug Store News Group on Dec. 3, brought together a powerful lineup of some the top minds in the business. Discussion, which was driven by questions developed by a select group of vendors, focused on three core themes: strategic alignment between retailers and suppliers, better sharing of risk and maintaining trust and transparency. The transcript that follows represents key highlights from the day’s conversations.