17 March 2015

Flu Season Hits Hardest in Oklahoma, Texas as Walgreens Flu Index Unveils Top Markets and States for Flu Activity for 2014-2015 Season

DEERFIELD, Ill., March 17, 2015 - With flu activity winding down in the U.S., Walgreens today announced the top markets (DMAs) and states for flu activity for this season, according to its season-ending Flu Index examining aggregate prescription data from November 2014 through February 2015.
24 February 2015

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of Feb. 24, 2015

DEERFIELD, Ill., February 24, 2015 - The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country. With the ability to generate hyper-local data that’s as specific as a single zip code, the Index aims to drive consumer awareness and prevention within communities, while also serving as a valuable resource for health departments, media and others at the local level.
20 February 2015

Walgreens Opens Flagship Store in Honolulu Near Ala Moana Shopping District

DEERFIELD, Ill., February 20, 2015 - Walgreens will celebrate the official opening of a new two-story, flagship store at 1488 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, in the popular Ala Moana shopping district on Saturday, Feb. 21 at 9 a.m. The location features an extensive collection of innovative offerings, products and services unexpected from a drugstore.
19 February 2015

Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy to Participate in Distribution Network for Ibrance®

DEERFIELD, Ill., February 19, 2015 - Walgreens today announced that Ibrance® (palbociclib) is immediately available through Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy for those requiring access to advanced, metastatic breast cancer therapy. Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy was selected by Pfizer as one of a group of pharmacies to dispense Ibrance, for use, in combination with letrozole, as initial endocrine-based therapy for postmenopausal women with ER+/HER2- advanced breast cancer. Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy also has access to letrozole, the required accompaniment drug.
19 February 2015

PatientsLikeMe Adds Information about Patient Experiences with Medications to Walgreens Pharmacy Website

CAMBRIDGE, MA., February 18, 2015—PatientsLikeMe is working with Walgreens to help make it easier for people to understand how the medications they take may affect them. Now, anyone researching a medication or filling a prescription on Walgreens.com can access a simple snapshot that shows how their prescribed medication has impacted other patients on the therapy, including medication side effects, as reported by PatientsLikeMe members. 
17 February 2015

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of Feb. 16, 2015

DEERFIELD, Ill., February 17, 2015 - The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country. With the ability to generate hyper-local data that’s as specific as a single zip code, the Index aims to drive consumer awareness and prevention within communities, while also serving as a valuable resource for health departments, media and others at the local level.
10 February 2015

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of Feb. 9, 2015

DEERFIELD, Ill., February 10, 2015 - The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country. With the ability to generate hyper-local data that’s as specific as a single zip code, the Index aims to drive consumer awareness and prevention within communities, while also serving as a valuable resource for health departments, media and others at the local level.
06 February 2015

Walgreens and Maesa Launch Exclusive Masstige Color Cosmetics Line, CIRCA, In Collaboration with Eva Mendes

DEERFIELD, IL and NEW YORK, FEB. 6, 2015 -- Walgreens and Maesa, in collaboration with Eva Mendes, today announced the launch of CIRCA, an exclusive line of professional color cosmetics that are easily accessible at Walgreens.  The assortment appeals to the varying needs of a multicultural market, with shades designed to work across the lightest and darkest of skin tones, through the use of high-performance formulations, rich pigments and innovative technologies offered at more affordable prices.  The nationwide launch supports Walgreens desire to increase accessibility to well-priced, diverse, specialty beauty offerings.
03 February 2015

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of Feb. 2, 2015

DEERFIELD, Ill., February 03, 2015 - The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country. With the ability to generate hyper-local data that’s as specific as a single zip code, the Index aims to drive consumer awareness and prevention within communities, while also serving as a valuable resource for health departments, media and others at the local level.
03 February 2015

Nonie Creme Colour Prevails Launch Exclusively at Walgreens

February 3, 2015 – Celebrated manicurist and famed colour mixologist, Nonie Creme, is pleased to announce her newest venture -- the official launch of Nonie Creme Colour Prevails available exclusively at Walgreens, Walgreens.com, Duane Reade and Drugstore.com.