Category Archives: Pharmacies

Guardian Pharmacy Services’ Expansion Strategy is Finding Success

Guardian Pharmacy Services’ expansion strategy is finding success by leveraging the company’s local-autonomy business model.

Kroger Hoping Pharmacy Leads Financial Turnaround

Kroger’s goal is to be the leading omni-channel retailer in the food industry. Kroger is building an omni-channel platform to redefine the experience grocery customers can expect to have in its stores and online.

Walmart Slashes Pharmacist Part — Smart?

Whatever the diminished share of Walmart’s health workforce — and make no mistake, Walmart shedding 40% of its senior pharmacists creates a big wave in the labor pool for that profession —  this news is the opening page of the latest in an ongoing series of “who knew health care could be so hard?” chapters in the story of the retailer’s zigzagging health strategy.

CVS Health MinuteClinic’s Free Offer

CVS Health is now offering eligible members access to MinuteClinic® services at no cost to them. MinuteClinic is a walk-in clinic inside select CVS Pharmacy and Target stores and is the largest provider of retail health care in the United States – with over 1,100+ MinuteClinic locations in 33 states and D.C. MinuteClinic healthcare providers treat […]

Blink Health Strengthens Leadership Team to Remain Online Drug Discount Leader

Consumer use of drug discount programs has shown rapid growth since launch, led by companies such as GoodRx and Blink Health for uninsured or patients considered underinsured. Blink Health works to makes prescriptions affordable for everyone with the guaranteed lowest prices on nearly all generic medications commonly prescribed. As the first e-commerce service of its […]

Walgreens Developing Initiatives to Succeed in the Consumer Health Market

Walgreens and primary care provider VillageMD are working together in a new partnership aimed at improving access to primary care in Houston. This is the latest initiative by Walgreens, as it struggles to develop a strategy that will help it succeed in the consumer health market. As part of its strategy, Walgreens is opening urgent […]

Genoa Healthcare, an OptumRx subsidiary, Continues its Growth Strategy

Genoa Healthcare is the largest provider of pharmacy, outpatient telepsychiatry and medication management services