05 December 2016

Walgreens Earns Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality Recognition in 2017 Corporate Equality Index

DEERFIELD, Ill., December 05, 2016 - Walgreens received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. This marks the 12th year Walgreens has earned a perfect score from the CEI index.
22 November 2016

Walgreens Makes Life Saving Naloxone Available Without Prescription in Louisiana Pharmacies

DEERFIELD, Ill., November 22, 2016 - As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has made naloxone, a lifesaving opioid antidote, available without a prescription in all of its Louisiana pharmacies in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.
16 November 2016

Baptist Health and Walgreens Announce Collaboration to Enhance Patient Care Across Northeast Florida Community

Baptist Health and Walgreens today announced a collaboration focused on improving and coordinating healthcare to create greater convenience and value for residents of northeast Florida.   
01 November 2016

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

Walgreens is offering a 20 percent Veterans Day discount to all veterans, active duty military personnel and their immediate family members.
31 October 2016

Prescription Drug Costs Are a Top Concern for Many Medicare Beneficiaries, Yet 34 Percent Aren’t Reviewing Part D Plans Before Renewal, Walgreens Survey Shows

34 percent of Medicare beneficiaries aren’t reviewing Part D plans before renewal, according to Walgreens survey.
18 October 2016

Walgreens Reaches Goal to Provide Life-Changing Vitamins to 100 Million Children and Mothers in Need

Just over two years into its collaboration with the charity, Vitamin Angels, Walgreens has reached its goal of helping to provide 100 million children and mothers with essential vitamins and supplements they need to help prevent blindness and other serious conditions in undernourished children around the world.  The company announced the milestone more than a year ahead of its original goal to achieve it by the end of 2017.     
18 October 2016

Walgreens Collects more than 10 Tons of Unused Medications as it Reaches Goal of Installing Safe Medication Disposal Kiosks in 500 Pharmacies Throughout the U.S.

Walgreens today announced it has reached its goal of installing more than 500 safe medication disposal kiosks this year at its pharmacies in 35 states and Washington D.C. The program, first announced in February, is the first ongoing national effort of its kind by a retailer to combat drug abuse and will expand to two additional states, Nevada and Maryland, by early November.
17 October 2016

Walgreens Introduces Ship to Store Offering, with Free Shipping for Online and Mobile Orders

Walgreens customers now have the option to pick up eligible online and mobile app retail orders in-store at more than 7,600 locations, with free shipping and no minimum order required. The new offering allows customers to shop the retailer’s expanded online product selection and pick up their order at a convenient neighborhood Walgreens or Duane Reade store.
04 October 2016

Walgreens Celebrates American Pharmacists Month, Highlighting Important and Impactful Role its Pharmacists Are Playing in Health Care Today

In celebration of American Pharmacists Month, Walgreens is recognizing its more than 27,000 community pharmacists for their dedication to patient care, and the growing and important role they continue to play in health care today. 
04 October 2016

Walgreens Gives Beauty Customers Additional Rewards and Offers through Launch of Beauty Enthusiast

Walgreens today announced the launch of Beauty Enthusiast, a new beauty club within its Balance® Rewards loyalty program, which provides cardholders who register for Beauty Enthusiast with additional rewards on beauty and personal care items, as well as other benefits.