All posts in Volume 22 / November 2009

Rite Aid Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Results

Rite Aid finished its second fiscal quarter with continued strong liquidity and remains in good position to execute its business plan. Better labor controls, lower costs in the stores on …

News From Rite Aid’s Category Management Team

The following promotions, assignments and structural changes have taken place in the Category Management Support and Services Department, Front End Replenishment, Pricing and the Item Integrity Departments: Category Management Support …

Video Values

Rite Aid To Offer Value For Holiday Shoppers

Still reeling from financial pressure of the worst economic recession since the 1930s, shoppers continue to search for value when deciding where to shop and what to buy. The upcoming …

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One More Item Campaign Underway

As part of Rite Aid’s goal to increase profitable sales, the “One More Item” sales campaign was launched and associates across the chain are asking every customer if they would …

Diabetes Guide

Rite Aid’s Fight Against Diabetes Ramps Up

Rite Aid’s ongoing commitment to the fight against diabetes typically peaks in the fall, and this year is no different. The company has partnered with the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and dLife …

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“Vote For Your Favorite Pharmacist” Contest Honors Rite Aid Pharmacists

To celebrate American Pharmacists Month in October, Rite Aid asked patients to vote for their Favorite Pharmacist by sharing stories of extraordinary service and telling what makes their pharmacist special. …

Rite Aid Chairman and CEO Honored with the Skin Cancer Foundation’s Annual Skin Sense Award

Mary Sammons, Rite Aid Chairman and CEO, has been honored with The Skin Cancer Foundation’s Annual Skin Sense Award at the Foundation’s Annual Skin Sense Award Gala in New York …

Thompson Promoted to EVP of Pharmacy

Rite Aid recently announced the promotion of several executives in its pharmacy department. Robert I. Thompson has been promoted to executive vice president of pharmacy and reports directly to President and …

Supplier Advisory Board Discusses Current Issues and Future Opportunities

On October 15, 2009, Rite Aid hosted its fall Supplier Advisory Board meeting in Harrisburg, PA. The meeting continued on the theme of taking care of business. Each of the committees provided …

Supplier Collaborative Spirit Award

Rite Aid Presents Annual Awards of Excellence

Excellence awards honoring the year’s top supplier partners, outstanding collaborative partnerships and high achievement in the area of category management were presented during this year’s Supplier Conference in Harrisburg, PA. …