Mary Fitz Bayer

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There's More To The Walgreens' Stock Surge Than Just Its Earnings

So Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) climbed after its latest earnings report saw earnings surpass estimates as overall operational efficiency …

Walgreens Now Offers Digital Coupon Redemption via Apple Pay

- Jun 28, 2016<p>Walgreens has offered Apple Pay support from day one, and was also one of the first retailers to allow loyalty card members to use them …

Walgreens now proactively alerts users of coupons, allows redemption online and in-app

Walgreens has officially supported Apple Pay since day one and was one of the first retailers to accept loyalty cards over Apple Pay, and now the retailer is expanding its already existing support for digital coupon clipping which can be redeemed through Apple Pay.<p>Starting today, Walgreens will …

How Brexit Hurts Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walgreens Boots Alliance is bracing for even more payment reductions to its United Kingdom pharmacies as the country’s National Health Service grapples with budget issues.<p>The European economy isn’t doing well and the situation in the United Kingdom, where Walgreens owns 2,500 Boots pharmacies, has …

Walgreens tops 2Q profit expectations, narrows 2016 forecast

Walgreens beat Wall Street's fiscal second quarter expectations as total sales jumped, but the nation's biggest drugstore chain remained conservative …

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The Most Important Thing Walgreens Said About Valeant Pharmaceuticals

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Shares in <b>Valeant Pharmaceuticals</b> turned significantly higher in the wake of <b>Walgreens Boots Alliance</b>'s fiscal third-quarter conference call. That may have had you scratching your head, wondering what on earth Walgreens has to do with Valeant's future. If so, know that the …

Augmenting Reality in Retail: How Lowe's, Walgreens Make Virtual Change In The Aisle

For Lowe’s, it was a virtual no-brainer.<p>Many people can envision a new kitchen, but few can actually visualize it – not correctly anyway. That island ends up taking more space than you thought, and the refrigerator door opens right into the entranceway.<p>So Lowe’s turned to virtual reality. It …

CVS & Walgreens Are Competing To Be The "Healthiest" Drugstore

You may not know it, but CVS and Walgreens are competing not only for your money, but for your love.<p>According to <i>Fast Company</i>, each drugstore is …

Are Digital Retail Models Taking Over Brick and Mortar?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's becoming almost commonplace. New consumer brands are announcing $3MM seed financing deals to launch highly consumable consumer packaged goods (CPG) across categories like feminine hygiene products, razors, snacks, beauty products and …

eCommerce

SEO Has Evolved To Search 'Experience' Optimization

The last few years, search engines such as Google, Bing, and even Apple, have been upgrading their algorithms and machine learning processes to account for the end-user’s experience. But, since their algorithms are built upon the work completed by automated crawling bots (pieces of software that …

SEO

The Digital Era Is Crippling The Five Year Strategic Plan

Each year, strategic planning teams at multinational companies review competitor revenues, read through press releases, compare their own company’s performance to their peer set and then work with their management teams to create annual strategic plans for the next year and reiterate a five year …

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

Many PR pros are fantastic storytellers.<p>If creative thinking and a flair for language helped you land an entry-level marketing position years ago, …

How to take better photos with your iPhone 6s without installing any third-party apps

Apple has consistently improved the iPhone’s camera hardware and software with each new generation. The iPhone 6s features the best camera Apple made …

23andMe could sell its spit kits at Walgreens

We may soon see 23andMe test kits lining the shelves of Walgreens, <i>San Francisco Business Times</i> reports. Specifically, its “spit kits” will be …

Better Buy: CVS Health Corporation vs. Walgreen Boots Alliance

<b>CVS Health Corporation</b> (NYSE: CVS) took a few hits in 2016 from its major nemesis,<b>Walgreens Boots Alliance</b> (NASDAQ: WBA). Prime Therapeutics and Tricare kicked CVS to the curb in favor of Walgreens. As a result, CVS Health was forced to lower its financial outlook.<p>It's no surprise that Walgreens …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Donald Trump's first TV ad airs Monday.</b> It tackles subjects including ISIS and his idea to build a wall on the southern border of the US, which he wants Mexico to pay for.<p><b>2. A $5,000 bracelet that has been around for decades is the new millennial status symbol.</b> The Cartier Love bracelet is …

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Groups concerned about Walgreens' ties to Catholic hospital

Nineteen groups led by the American Civil Liberties Union sent a letter Monday to drugstore chain Walgreens expressing concerns about the company's plans for a Catholic hospital to run its in-store health clinics in Washington state and Oregon.<p>In the letter, the organizations asked if the clinics …

Brick-And-Mortar Retailers Should Add Unique Experiences To Shopping Trips

Experiential retailing isn’t exactly a new concept — promotions and marketing campaigns have been paired with the path-to-purchase for decades now — …

Personal Connected Health Alliance (PCHA) Honors Walgreens With First Digital Health Innovation Award

The Personal Connected Health Alliance (PCHA) presented Walgreens with its first Digital Health Innovation Award today during the 7th annual mHealth …

Digital Health

Walgreens Study Shows Pharmacy Interventions Significantly Reduce Health Care Costs and Improve Outcomes

DEERFIELD, Ill., November 02, 2015 - Pharmacy interventions for patients starting new medications can improve adherence, lower health care …

Health Care

21 Ways to Give the Gift of Flipboard This Holiday Season

Everyone knows someone who’s crazy passionate about something, and it’s always fun to indulge those people around the holidays. Well, this year, we have the perfect gift for you to send friends who are into things like food, photography, travel, tech and so much more: the Gift of Flipboard. (Even …

Foodies

Kroger tests ‘smart shelf’ technology

CINCINNATI — Imagine a trip to Kroger where your grocery list tells you where the nearest item is — and sends you an alert if you accidentally pass it by on the shelf.<p>Next, you need a small item like a spice, and just as you approach the crowded rack the shelf lights up right under the whole (not …

How to Save a Web Page as a PDF on iPhone

Beginning with iOS 9, iPhone users were able to save website content to the iBooks app, soon to be called Apple Books in iOS 12. Converting a web page to PDF is very easy to do! Once you've converted HTML content to PDF and saved it to iBooks, you can print it out, email it, or even AirDrop it. …

iOS 9: 21 tips and tricks to unlock Apple's new functions

Adblocker? Splitscreen? An automated selfies folder? These expert insights into Apple’s latest OS will surely put you on cloud 9

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Twitter cofounder Jack Dorsey has been officially named as the company's permanent CEO.</b> He had been been working as the interim CEO since the departure of Dick Costolo.<p><b>2. Apple has acquired artificial intelligence company Perceptio.</b> That's Apple's second AI deal in four days.<p><b>3. Google has</b> …

Jack Dorsey

The Complete Guide to UTM Codes: How to Track Every Link and All the Traffic From Social Media

Quick: which social network is bringing in the most traffic to your website right now?<p>It’s OK if you don’t know off the top of your head. (I don’t …

This 15-Minute Morning Yoga Routine Wakes You Up Better Than Coffee

Ever wonder how every yoga instructor you meet has more energy than Jess on <i>New Girl</i>, even at a 7 a.m. class? Yeah, coffee (or green tea) may play a …

Yoga

Everything You Know about Sitting Ergonomically Is Wrong

Sitting is hard. It’s certainly hard on our bodies, which are long and agile and meant to be moved, stretched and used — not crumpled into unnatural …

Ergonomics