Articles Tagged with ''Walgreens''

Walgreens Buys Regional Chain As Sales Slump

Deerfield, Ill.-based Walgreen Co. said Thursday that it would buy a regional drugstore chain from Stephen L. LaFrance Holdings Inc. for $438 million.

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Grocers Dominate Top Retailers List

Increases in grocery sales in 2011 helped shape the Stores Top 100 Retailers report for 2012, the Washington, D.C.-based National Retail Federation announced this week.

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Walgreens Sees PL Opportunity With Merger

After reporting a sluggish fiscal third quarter, Deerfield, Ill.-based Walgreens officials said Tuesday that they were excited about the opportunities involved with private brands associated with Alliance Boots.

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Walgreens Takes Stake In UK's Alliance Boots

Deerfield, Ill.-based Walgreens said Tuesday that it would spend $6.7 billion in cash and stock for a 45 percent stake in Alliance Boots, a pharmacy-led health and beauty group based in the United Kingdom.

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Merchandising Report - Healthcare

Hungry For Health

Each month, PLBuyer brings you a different Merchandising Report, which will give you a snapshot of private label ads and key facts for a particular category or product segment.

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Category Review: Skin Care

Plenty of Skin in the Game

Scrub off any doubts you harbor as to whether American consumers will shun ritzy brand names and instead, buy private label skin care products.

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Exclusive: Safeway Sees Highest Increase In PL Promotions

This week, eight out of the 14 retailers saw increases in their private label advertising when compared with a year ago, Market Track exclusively told PLBuyer’s eReport.

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Exclusive: Retailers Continue To See Decreases In PL Advertising

The majority of retailers saw decreases in their private label advertising this week when compared with a year ago, Market Track exclusively told PLBuyer’s eReport.

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Exclusive: Walgreens ‘Very, Very Proud’ Of New Private Label

Deerfield, Ill.-based Walgreens is touting the launch of its Well at Walgreens private label line as the centerpiece of its private brand strategy, a program launched about three years ago.

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Collaboration Key To Building Strong Private Brands

Collaboration is key to building strong private brands, experts on a panel speaking at the Private Brands Summit at the FMI show in Dallas on Tuesday told attendees.
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November 2014 New Food Products

This month's new food products are Flours, crepes, lollipops, several candy items, pancakes, dip, fish, raisins, pizza, almond milk, peanut butter, and a breakfast bowl.


Coming with a clear, comprehensive plan was the key to success for Longo Brothers Fruit Markets when the grocer decided to roll out a two-tier private label strategy, Jenny Longo and Robert Koss tell PLBuyer editor Chris Freeman in this podcast.

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November 2014

The November 2014 issue of Private Label Buyer - its last issue - includes articles about the retailer as manufacturer and OTC/healthcare items, as well as category insights on pizza and household goods. Check it out today!

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