All posts in Volume 27 / February 2011

Olaf Gutschow

Record Participation In ‘Favorite Pharmacist’ Campaign

Rite Aid received nearly 31,000 submissions during October’s Vote For Your Favorite Pharmacistcampaign, a new company record and a 37-percent increase over the 2009 total. Patients nominated more than 5,900 pharmacists …

One More Item

Tennessee Store Wins $20,000 ‘One More Item’ Campaign Prize

Tiffany Harris’ competitive nature took over the first time she saw her district’s standings for the One More Item contest, a year-long competition to see which store team in the chain could achieve …

Online Care

Rite Aid Testing Online Care Service

Pennsylvanians Can Consult With Specially-trained Pharmacists Online From Their Home Or Office Peace of mind is just a few clicks away for Pennsylvanians unable to visit their neighborhood drugstore to …

kiosks

Lottery, Blockbuster Kiosks Coming To More Stores

More stores throughout the chain will soon have lottery or Blockbuster DVD kiosks as the company implements low-maintenance, self-serve attractions as a way to drive store-level incremental sales. According to …

Product Freshness

New Product Freshness Program Rolls Out In March

A new Product Freshness program will make it easier for Rite Aid store teams to identify merchandise that is nearly out-of-date and sell more of those items before they expire. Currently, store …

Winter Rewards

Special wellness+ Promotions Offer Chance To Win Prizes, Opportunity To Earn $20 +UP

On the heels of January’s Resolution Rewards campaign, Rite Aid is giving wellness+ members another opportunity to win prizes and earn a $20 +UP Reward, this time through a special Winter Rewards …

Rite Aid Same Store Sales Increase For Second Consecutive Month

Rite Aid’s same store sales rose for a second consecutive month as the company posted a 1.1 percent increase for the 4-week period ending Jan. 22. During the period, same …