13 December 2017

Red Nose Day Campaign Returns to NBC with a Night of Special Programming on May, 24, 2018

Today it was announced that Red Nose Day, the national fundraising campaign to end child poverty, will return to NBC with a night of special primetime programming on Thursday, May 24, 2018.
 
Leading up to the star-studded night of programming, celebrations for Red Nose Day engage millions of Americans across the country. The campaign’s iconic “Red Noses” will once again be available exclusively at Walgreens stores around the country. In addition to the support of the official retail and broadcast partners, the charity is proud to once again be working with national partners Mars Wrigley Confectionery with M&M’S® and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to change the lives of millions of children, one nose at a time. Red Nose Day is run by the nonprofit Comic Relief USA, which harnesses the power of entertainment to drive positive change.
13 December 2017

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week Ending December 9, 2017

DEERFIELD, Ill., December 13, 2017 - The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranks those states and markets experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country.
11 December 2017

NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens Collaborate To Bring World-Class Care Through Telemedicine

NEW YORK, N.Y. & DEERFIELD, Ill. (Dec. 11, 2017) – NewYork-Presbyterian and Walgreens are collaborating to bring convenient access to NewYork-Presbyterian’s world-class care through new telemedicine services, now available through Walgreens digital properties and at self-service kiosks at select Duane Reade drugstores in New York.
06 December 2017

Walgreens Launches Flu Index™ for 2017-18 Season

Walgreens today launched its first Flu Index™ for the 2017-18 season, a weekly report that ranks the top markets and states for flu activity in the U.S., including Puerto Rico. Brownsville and Beaumont, Texas are among the top markets for flu this week, and Texas and Arkansas top the list of U.S. states with the most flu activity. 
04 December 2017

Trusted Since 1901 -- Walgreens Heritage of Providing Care Helps Define New Brand Identity and Campaign

Walgreens and its customers have certainly changed since the first Walgreens drugstore opened in 1901, but one constant over that time is Walgreens legacy of care. That’s the foundation of a new, multifaceted brand positioning and identity that launched Sunday and is reflected in the new tagline, Walgreens. Trusted since 1901.
20 November 2017

Walgreens Earns Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality Recognition in 2018 Corporate Equality Index

Walgreens received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. This marks the 12th year Walgreens has earned a perfect score from the CEI index.
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.