06 November 2017

FedEx Package Pickup and Drop-Off Now Available at More Than 7,500 Walgreens Locations In All 50 States

FedEx Corp. and Walgreen Co., one of the nation’s largest drugstore chains, are proud to announce today FedEx package pickup and drop-off services are now available at more than 7,500 Walgreens locations in all 50 U.S. states. 
06 November 2017

Walgreens Honors Veterans, Active Duty Military and Families with Veterans Day Discount Saturday, Nov. 11

Walgreens is offering a Veterans Day 20-percent discount to all veterans and military personnel on Saturday, Nov. 11.
24 October 2017

Walgreens Stocking Life Saving Narcan® Nasal Spray in All Pharmacies Nationwide

DEERFIELD, Ill., October 24, 2017 - As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens is now stocking Narcan®, an FDA-approved nasal form of naloxone, in all of its more than 8,000 pharmacies nationwide.
17 October 2017

Walgreens to Establish New Technology Center of Excellence in the Sullivan Center

DEERFIELD, Ill., October 17, 2017 - Walgreens today announced with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel that it will bring approximately 300 technology positions to its current downtown Chicago office in the Sullivan Center to establish a new technology center of excellence. 
05 October 2017

Walgreens Recognizes its 27,000 Pharmacists for Their Impactful Role in Health Care as Part of American Pharmacists Month

DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 5, 2017 – As part of American Pharmacists Month throughout October, Walgreens is recognizing its more than 27,000 pharmacists for their dedication to patient care, and the growing and important role they continue to play in health care today.  
04 October 2017

AmerisourceBergen, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Pfizer and Prime Therapeutics Join Walgreens to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse by Expanding Safe Medication Disposal Program

DEERFIELD, Ill., October 04, 2017 - Leading health care organizations AmerisourceBergen, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Pfizer and Prime Therapeutics are joining Walgreens to combat the national opioid abuse crisis by expanding the availability of safe medication disposal kiosks to an additional 900 Walgreens stores near military bases and other areas where the opioid epidemic has challenged communities.
20 September 2017

Walgreens Launches “#ItEndsWithUs” Campaign to Educate Teens Nationwide on the Opioid Epidemic

Today, Walgreens, one of the nation’s largest drugstore chains, launches its new campaign “#ItEndsWithUs” to educate teens nationwide on the opioid epidemic. The campaign will be unveiled by actor Brandon Larracuente from Netflix’s popular series “13 Reasons Why” and “Bloodline.” Larracuente, who lost a close friend to the opioid epidemic, will speak to an audience of more than 6,000 youth at the WE Day UN in New York event at Madison Square Garden.
06 September 2017

Walgreens Donates Funds to Support the CDC Foundation’s Sustainable Healthcenter Implementation PrEP Pilot (SHIPP) Study

DEERFIELD, Ill. and ATLANTA, September 6, 2017 - Following last year’s impactful collaboration between Walgreens and the CDC Foundation addressing the Zika outbreak, the two organizations are once again working together to help address another public health challenge - HIV prevention. 
15 August 2017

Walgreens Launches Center for Health & Wellbeing Research

DEERFIELD, Ill., August 15, 2017 - Walgreens today announced the launch of its Center for Health & Wellbeing Research, a website that features more than 50 Walgreens outcomes studies completed over the past six years. Areas of research include access to care and patient experience, adherence and clinical outcomes, digital health and member engagement, health care costs, HIV and specialty pharmacy, vaccinations and more.
27 July 2017

Walgreens Helping Older Adults Learn How to Avoid Injury from Slips and Falls

To help reduce the risk of injury from slips and falls, Walgreens will offer injury prevention tips and advice on Senior Day in stores nationwide Tuesday, Aug. 1.