19 November 2018

Walgreens Launches “Feel More Like You” Program to Assist People Living with Cancer Manage the Physical Changes Associated with Treatment

Walgreens today announced that it has launched a new program called Feel More Like You™, developed to help people living with cancer and their caregivers manage the potential physical changes associated with cancer treatment. The exclusive offering will be available at more than 400 Walgreens stores in select markets across the country.
08 November 2018

Walgreens Aims to Hire 5,000 Veterans Over Next Five Years, Teams Up with Southern New Hampshire University to Provide Educational Opportunities

DEERFIELD, Ill., November 08, 2018 - Walgreens and Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) today announced a new initiative that aims to provide career and educational opportunities for 5,000 U.S. veterans over the next five years. Through the program, Walgreens will seek to hire veterans into store leadership roles with opportunities to advance, and through a collaboration with SNHU, participating veterans will also have the ability to pursue a bachelor or master’s degree from the University.
24 October 2018

Walgreens to Provide Free Safe Medication Disposal Option in All Drugstores in 2019

DEERFIELD, Ill., October 24, 2018 - Walgreens today announced it is expanding its effort to combat the opioid epidemic as it encourages Americans to clean out their medicine cabinets in advance of Drug Enforcement Administration sponsored National Prescription Take Back Day on Saturday October 27.
17 October 2018

Walgreens and McLaren Health Care Announce Health Services and Pharmacy Collaboration

DEERFIELD, Ill. & GRAND BLANC, Mich. – Oct. 17, 2018 – Walgreens and McLaren Health Care, a fully integrated health network committed to quality, evidence-based patient care and cost efficiency, today announced that they have entered into a strategic collaboration focused on health service and pharmacy offerings.
10 October 2018

Walgreens and LabCorp to Open at Least 600 LabCorp at Walgreens Patient Service Centers

DEERFIELD, Ill. and BURLINGTON, N.C., October 10, 2018 — Walgreens and LabCorp® (NYSE: LH) today announced their mutual commitment to a significant expansion of their LabCorp at Walgreens collaboration. The two companies have agreed to open at least 600 LabCorp patient service centers at Walgreens stores across the U.S. over the next four years, inclusive of the 17 locations that have opened since they first announced their consumer-focused initiative in June 2017.
09 October 2018

Walgreens Mobilizes in Advance of Hurricane Michael to Support Customers, Team Members and Communities in Storm's Path

DEERFIELD, Ill., October 9, 2018- Walgreens is taking proactive measures to assist customers, team members and communities in the projected path of Hurricane Michael, and is preparing to fully support impacted regions in the storm’s aftermath.  
05 October 2018

Walgreens Celebrates American Pharmacists Month by Spotlighting its Pharmacists’ Expanding Role in Improving Patient Care

DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 5, 2018 – In honor of American Pharmacists Month this October, Walgreens is recognizing its more than 28,000 pharmacists for their commitment to care and their role in improving patient outcomes across the United States and Puerto Rico.
04 October 2018

Walgreens and Birchbox to Offer Customers Innovative Beauty Experience In-Store and Online

Walgreens and online beauty retailer Birchbox today announced that they will team up to build Birchbox retail experiences within select Walgreens stores. The multi-channel offering will bring prestige beauty brands into Walgreens stores and allow customers to discover and shop for new brands in an interactive and accessible way, and will include a curated Birchbox shop on Walgreens digital properties. As part of the relationship, Walgreens will also acquire a minority equity interest in Birchbox.
02 October 2018

Kroger & Walgreens Join Together in Exploratory Pilot

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) and Walgreens today announced that the companies are collaborating on an exploratory pilot with a new format and concept that combines Kroger’s role as America’s grocer and food authority with Walgreens global expertise in pharmacy, health and beauty.
27 September 2018

Humana, Walgreens and Feeding America® Launch Food Insecurity Screening Program at Walgreens Healthcare Clinics in Knoxville and Kansas City

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and DEERFIELD, Ill.–– September 27, 2018 – Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) and Walgreens have launched a food insecurity screening program at 24 Walgreens Healthcare Clinics in the Knoxville and Kansas City areas to help address a societal issue that impacts one in eight Americans today. Food insecurity, defined as the lack of access to enough nutritionally adequate foods to live an active, healthy life, contributes to poor health, lower productivity and higher medical costs.