The co-branded sites are set to launch at select stores in Florida and Texas, initially offering lab testing services with the expectation that they will expand to include other basic healthcare services.
Walgreens said that it credits such tools as Pill Reminder and Refill by Scan for its mobile app’s popularity among those older than 55 years of age — a demographic that makes up 20% of its users.
The two companies imposed the July 7 deadline on the FTC when they certified compliance on May 8, requiring action within 60 days.
In the first video dispatch from the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Annual Meeting, Drug Store News talks to Innovation’s Doyle Jensen about how the company is looking to use automation to improve patient care in the pharmacy.
The new London Drugs location in Vancouver’s Park Royal Shopping Centre features an in-store optical clinic, as well as a Learning Lab.