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08/11/2013 - 10:57am

LAS VEGAS — Some of the top minds in retail gathered here Friday to attend an exclusive one-day summit, co-hosted by the Mack Elevation Forum and the Drug Store News Group, which not only served as a special kickoff to NACDS Total Store Expo but also provided a platform to discuss how to “create the future.”

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08/08/2013 - 8:06pm

SEATTLE  — As the Cardinal Health Retail Business Conference kicked off Thursday, DSN talked to six different vendors about what they hoped to get out of the conference, why independent pharmacies are important to them, and what kind of message they hoped to send to attendees.

To read the full interviews, click here.

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08/08/2013 - 8:00pm

SEATTLE — The Cardinal Health 2013 Retail Business Conference got off to a strong start, from its well-attended 2013 MSI National Meeting held Wednesday for Medicine Shoppe International and Medicap Pharmacy franchisees, to the standing-room-only crowd gathered for Thursday morning's business session and a record-size exhibit floor, with more exhibitors than ever before in the event's 23-year history. Here's what DSN saw as the Cardinal Health RBC 2013 kicked off.

Photos courtesy of Alabastro Photography.

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07/31/2013 - 10:29am

OCALA, Fla. — ABC Fine Wine & Spirits is showing off a new, modern store concept here. The contemporary design by api(+) reflects the retailer’s evolution from the corner liquor store and bar to an upscale 150-plus-store purveyor of fine wine and spirits.

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07/03/2013 - 11:41am

LAS VEGAS — Even as McKesson ideaShare 2013 was winding down, there was plenty more to see here Friday evening and Saturday on the show floor, in CE Lessons, at the President's Reception and culminating with a special musical performance by Smokey Robinson.

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06/28/2013 - 3:00pm

Excitement was in the air during Thursday night's social gatherings and activities all day Friday at McKesson ideaShare 2013.

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06/28/2013 - 2:32pm

McKesson ideaShare 2013 hosted the Health Mart Annual Meeting and served as the ideal forum for Health Mart members to access the latest pharmacy solutions, continuing education courses and networking events. Health Mart recently updated its store design and decor and attendees were invited to tour a demonstration store on the show floor.

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06/28/2013 - 12:58pm

NEW YORK — Rite Aid has brought the latest iteration of its Wellness store format to Manhattan with the remodel of a 14-year-old store. In a recent interview with DSN, Rite Aid president and COO Ken Martindale said part of the challenge of the remodel was fitting it inside the smaller space that characterizes many of the chain’s urban stores; this particular store is about 9,200 sq. ft., compared with about 14,000 sq. ft. for the Lemoyne, Pa., store where the company debuted the new Wellness format, dubbed Genuine Well Being.

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06/28/2013 - 12:40pm

NEW YORK — Rite Aid has brought the latest iteration of its Wellness store format to Manhattan with the remodel of a 14-year-old store. In a recent interview with DSN, Rite Aid president and COO Ken Martindale said part of the challenge of the remodel was fitting it inside the smaller space that characterizes many of the chain’s urban stores; this particular store is about 9,200 sq. ft., compared with about 14,000 sq. ft. for the Lemoyne, Pa., store where the company debuted the new Wellness format, dubbed Genuine Well Being.

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06/28/2013 - 12:30pm

NEW YORK — Rite Aid has brought the latest iteration of its Wellness store format to Manhattan with the remodel of a 14-year-old store. In a recent interview with DSN, Rite Aid president and COO Ken Martindale said part of the challenge of the remodel was fitting it inside the smaller space that characterizes many of the chain’s urban stores; this particular store is about 9,200 sq. ft., compared with about 14,000 sq. ft. for the Lemoyne, Pa., store where the company debuted the new Wellness format, dubbed Genuine Well Being.

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06/28/2013 - 12:20pm

NEW YORK — Rite Aid has brought the latest iteration of its Wellness store format to Manhattan with the remodel of a 14-year-old store. In a recent interview with DSN, Rite Aid president and COO Ken Martindale said part of the challenge of the remodel was fitting it inside the smaller space that characterizes many of the chain’s urban stores; this particular store is about 9,200 sq. ft., compared with about 14,000 sq. ft. for the Lemoyne, Pa., store where the company debuted the new Wellness format, dubbed Genuine Well Being.

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06/27/2013 - 7:45pm

A look at the sessions, the social scene and the families that make up the McKesson family.

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06/27/2013 - 7:36pm

As attendees of McKesson ideaShare 2013 arrived in Las Vegas to experience this year's event, exhibitors and conference coordinators were hard at work setting the stage for the highly anticipated show.

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06/01/2013 - 1:15pm

SAN ANTONIO — The Food Marketing Institute Friday night honored three grand-prize winners and three honorable mentions at its inaugural Gold Plate Award presentation at the Health and Wellness @Retail 2013 conference in San Antonio. The winners were Redner’s Warehouse Markets, Price Chopper Supermarkets and Affiliated Foods Midwest. Safeway, Hannaford Bros. and BD&K Foods were recognized with honorable mentions.

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06/01/2013 - 12:58pm

SAN ANTONIO — Attendees of the FMI/GMDC Health & Wellness @Retail 2013 event gathered on Friday night at the First-Time Attendee Orientation/Reception, the Showcase Review Reception and the Opening Evening Reception.

 

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05/31/2013 - 7:05pm

SAN ANTONIO — Attendees of FMI/GMDC's Health & Wellness @Retail 2013 event mingled at the GMDC and FMI Cocktail Reception on Thursday night.

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05/31/2013 - 5:38pm

SAN ANTONIO — Attendees of the FMI/GMDC's Health & Wellness @Retail 2013 event mingled at FMI's Welcome Cocktail Reception on Wednesday.

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05/22/2013 - 4:20pm

AMSTERDAM — British retailer Marks & Spencer has unveiled its latest concept store, bringing its “clicks and bricks” strategy to the Dutch capital after a 10-year absence from the country. The 5,000-sq.-ft., women’s clothing-focused store includes features like a “virtual rail,” which it calls the first of its kind. The rail is a display that integrates physical rails of clothing samples with digital rails, consisting of three 46-in.

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05/13/2013 - 9:26am

SAN FRANCISCO — Walgreens celebrated the official opening of its latest flagship store located at Powell and O’Farrell streets in the heart of San Francisco’s Union Square neighborhood. The store’s expanded features include a Look Boutique beauty department that features dozens of prestige and niche cosmetic, skin care and hair care brands, including Britain’s leading skin care and cosmetics brand, No7, created by Boots.

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05/13/2013 - 9:25am

SAN FRANCISCO — Walgreens celebrated the official opening of its latest flagship store located at Powell and O’Farrell streets in the heart of San Francisco’s Union Square neighborhood. The store’s expanded features include a Look Boutique beauty department that features dozens of prestige and niche cosmetic, skin care and hair care brands, including Britain’s leading skin care and cosmetics brand, No7, created by Boots.

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05/10/2013 - 12:23pm

SEATTLE — Roughly 40 vendors mingled with key members of the Amazon health and beauty team at Seattle’s Utina Wardroom last month to celebrate the May 13 issue cover story, “Navigating Amazon.” In addition to providing a highly detailed, step-by-step roadmap for how vendors can do business with the world’s largest online retailer, the special report also provided key insight into Amazon’s growing health and beauty business and how it is aligned across the enterprise, as well as how Amazon measures success in those categories, what it expects from its vend

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05/02/2013 - 10:55am

BOSTON — Walgreens VP merchandising, store design and well experience Bryan Pugh walked DSN through the company’s newest flagship store, here, in downtown Boston, Tuesday, a day before the official ribbon cutting of the store.

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05/02/2013 - 10:45am

BOSTON — Walgreens VP merchandising, store design and well experience Bryan Pugh walked DSN through the company’s newest flagship store, here, in the heart of Boston's Freedom Trail, Tuesday, a day before the official ribbon cutting of the store.

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05/02/2013 - 10:35am

BOSTON — Walgreens VP merchandising, store design and well experience Bryan Pugh walked DSN through the company’s newest flagship store, here, in downtown Boston, Tuesday, a day before the official ribbon cutting of the store.

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