Providing shots during a pandemic? We’ve had practice
02 November 2020

Providing shots during a pandemic? We’ve had practice

COVID-19 has intensified the demand for flu vaccines this season. But as H1N1 in 2009 showed, when crisis hits, Walgreens is at its best.
Could misconceptions keep people from getting the flu shot during the COVID-19 pandemic?
08 October 2020

Could misconceptions keep people from getting the flu shot during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Nearly three-fourths of U.S. adults plan on getting a flu shot this season, but a survey suggests misconceptions could keep the other fourth from getting vaccinated.
Mobilizing our communities
15 June 2020

Mobilizing our communities

Walgreens is working hard to get our stores open for our communities, ensuring people have access to the medications they need. 
La-la la-la, la-la la-la … Elmo’s words
15 June 2020

La-la la-la, la-la la-la … Elmo’s words

A brief chat with everyone’s favorite red monster as Walgreens and Sesame Workshop team up to support kids during COVID-19.
When chronic meets crisis
26 May 2020

When chronic meets crisis

For those with chronic medical conditions, the COVID-19 pandemic has additional implications – and Walgreens pharmacists are here to help.
Cheers to an unprecedented year
25 May 2020

Cheers to an unprecedented year

When National Wine Day and Memorial Day fall on the same date and you've been quarantined for weeks, you can look to Walgreens for your next round.
A prescription for taking the first step
20 May 2020

A prescription for taking the first step

Meet the minds behind a unique training program that teaches pharmacists mental health “first aid.”
 
Here's to 2020 with Bebe Rexha
16 May 2020

Here's to 2020 with Bebe Rexha

Graduation in the age of social distancing? We're here for every strange second of it - and teaming up with an amazing singer/songwriter to celebrate the class of 2020. 
When the pharmacist knows first-hand
12 May 2020

When the pharmacist knows first-hand

Pandemic or no pandemic, patients with multiple sclerosis in Louisiana have a friend at Walgreens who can vouch for what it’s like.
Information Rx: COVID-19 testing
11 May 2020

Information Rx: COVID-19 testing

Kevin Ban and Rina Shah clear up confusion around COVID-19 testing, what it means to test positive, and the role of antibody testing as we move to the next phase of the pandemic.
Supporting teachers, empowering students and overcoming crisis together
07 May 2020

Supporting teachers, empowering students and overcoming crisis together

Walgreens and ME to WE are equipping teachers across the country with tools to create lasting change in their communities – and helping vulnerable students confront a global crisis.
A walk to remember
05 May 2020

A walk to remember

COVID-19 has stolen a lot from high school seniors, but a store manager in Joliet, Ill., was determined to make graduation special for five of her team members.
Richard Ashworth on Good Morning America
01 May 2020

Richard Ashworth on Good Morning America

Ashworth joined ABC’s Good Morning America to discuss our recent announcement to expand COVID-19 testing to 49 states and Puerto Rico. 

Digital aisles drawing crowds
30 April 2020

Digital aisles drawing crowds

From supporting a surge in website traffic to implementing quick technology solutions, here’s how the team supporting Walgreens.com has responded to COVID-19.
Beauty experts’ guide to self-care in self-quarantine
24 April 2020

Beauty experts’ guide to self-care in self-quarantine

Don’t go anywhere without a face mask? Check. Two Walgreens beauty experts share their tips for DIY beauty, skin care and self-care to make it through the COVID-19 pandemic.
So easy, even a kid could do it
23 April 2020

So easy, even a kid could do it

A store manager was having trouble convincing older relatives to try new Walgreens services, so the younger generation stepped up to help.
Friends on the line
22 April 2020

Friends on the line

As more Walgreens customers turn to online ordering during the coronavirus pandemic, call center agents and ‘issue resolvers’ are just the allies they’re looking for.
The doctor can (virtually) see you now
21 April 2020

The doctor can (virtually) see you now

During COVID-19, physician visits don’t look like they used to. Walgreens Find Care® is here to help guide you through the changed health care landscape.   
A pull forward for pharmacists
16 April 2020

A pull forward for pharmacists

For a Chicago pharmacy manager volunteering at Walgreens’ drive-thru testing sites in Illinois, the COVID-19 pandemic is a call to help patients like never before.
You deserve to be happy
14 April 2020

You deserve to be happy

A Walgreens pharmacist's message of care, hope and kindness, through his art.
Lessons from a toilet paper expert
10 April 2020

Lessons from a toilet paper expert

As panic-buying increased, toilet paper was one of the first supplies to go. But why? Walgreens’ category manager of paper goods explains.
Bringing it all together during COVID-19
06 April 2020

Bringing it all together during COVID-19

Meet our head of business continuity, tasked with keeping dozens of Walgreens teams on the same page and working according to plan as we address the coronavirus pandemic.
Day in the Life: Keeping a distribution center going during the COVID-19 pandemic
01 April 2020

Day in the Life: Keeping a distribution center going during the COVID-19 pandemic

Read what life has been like for a function manager at our distribution center in Wisconsin – an employee of an essential business that’s open during the coronavirus pandemic.
Information Rx: Checking in with our stores – Florida
31 March 2020

Information Rx: Checking in with our stores – Florida

In this episode, Alex Russo, a pharmacist and Walgreens district manager in Winter Haven, Fla., joins Rina to share a few stories from the field
Walgreens featured on the Today Show
30 March 2020

Walgreens featured on the Today Show

NBC celebrates pharmacists’ important role during the COVID-19 crisis
Information Rx: COVID-19 Safety Tips
27 March 2020

Information Rx: COVID-19 Safety Tips

Walgreens’ Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Kevin Ban, joins Rina Shah, GVP of Pharmacy and Operations to discuss safety tips and background information about the virus itself
Here’s what it’s like to work at Walgreens during COVID-19
26 March 2020

Here’s what it’s like to work at Walgreens during COVID-19

Read what life has been like for a pharmacy manager in New York City – an employee of an essential business that’s open during the coronavirus crisis.
Walgreens, LAPD helping to protect and serve amid outbreak
20 March 2020

Walgreens, LAPD helping to protect and serve amid outbreak

Two are police officers. The others work at Walgreens. All are there for their community, especially during a crisis like COVID-19.
All hands on deck
11 March 2020

All hands on deck

Walgreens answers the S.O.S. from hundreds of cruise ship passengers stuck without their medications because of a COVID-19 quarantine.
Our response to COVID-19
03 March 2020

Our response to COVID-19

We’ve mobilized to prepare for any impact the novel coronavirus may have on the communities we serve. Here’s how…