Rite Aid’s new Philadelphia headquarters is built around a remote-first workplace model that emphasizes flexibility for employees and is designed for in-person collaboration and company gatherings, rather than office spaces.
In response to a soft flu season, ongoing COVID-19 impacts and challenging weather conditions, Rite Aid adjusted its guidance for the fiscal year that ended Feb. 27, ahead of it sharing full results on April 15.
Rite Aid is extending its priority COVID-19 scheduling period for teachers, school staff and childcare providers following a directive from the Department of Health and Human Services and the Biden administration.
Rite Aid is issuing a food-contact materials restricted substance list and requiring own-brand suppliers to certify that its packaging and packaging components comply with it, as well as federal and state packaging laws.
As it expands COVID-19 testing to 441 additional stores, Rite Aid also is kicking off its participation in the federal pharmacy program, offering COVID-19 vaccines in five states and two jurisdictions with direct federal allocations.