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  1. Express Scripts - An Attractive Value OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... division. I believe that independent PBMs have a slight advantage over PBMs associated with a retail pharmacy like CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS ) or insurance provider like OptumRx, as some retail pharmacies and insurance providers may hesitate to work ...


  2. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | It’s All About Education: Learning Life Skills at Hope HighRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... cards to be used in networking. The Life Skills class enjoys tremendous community support from local businesses such as CVS, TACO, Gilbane, AAA, and Cox Communications (to name a few). For example, Junior Jabbe, Executive Manager of Business ...


  3. CVS chief Larry Merlo earned $32 million in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    CVS Health Corp. chief executive Larry J. Merlo's total compensation increased by 3.2 percent to $32.3 million last year, the company reported Tuesday. Merlo, whose compensation included personal use of the retailer's jets valued at $46,293, took over as the CVS chief executive in 2011.


  4. Hinckley Village Board, residents discuss investing in pharmacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Chronicle

    ... said the plan to get 40 prescriptions a day was far-fetched. “I don't know. Right now, my prescriptions come from CVS Caremark,” he said. “I don't know if I would use it, I've already got my prescriptions set up. And [it] works ...


  5. UnitedHealth to acquire pharmacy benefits firm Catamaran in $12-billion dealRead the original story

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... behalf of employers, insurers and government agencies. The largest players in the industry include Express Scripts and CVS/Caremark. The companies are seen as key players in the battle to reduce the costs of specialty drugs, complex medications that ...


  6. What Josh Fershee Believes About Corporate Governance: AnnotatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Professor Bainbridge on Wine

    ... [9] I believe that respect for directors' business judgment allows for coexistence of companies of multiple views-from CVS Caremark and craigslist to Wal-Mart and Hobby Lobby-without necessarily violating any shareholder wealth maximization norms. ...


  7. CVS Caremark's CEO reports $43M in pay, stock value in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    CVS had a good year, and so did its top executive. According to federal filings released Monday, CVS Health Corporation President and CEO Larry Merlo earned $32.2 million in total compensation and collected another $11 million in value realized from prior-year stock awards, a 2 percent increase from 2013.


  8. UnitedHealth buys Catamaran for $12.8 bnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Peninsula

    New York--UnitedHealth Group said Monday it will acquire smaller rival Catamaran for $12.8 billion, in a move they said would give them more pricing power in the pharmacy benefits business. UnitedHealth will combine Catamaran with its own pharmacy benefit manager OptumRx, which would propel the combined company to third place in the industry behind Express Scripts and CVS Caremark.


  9. CVS/pharmacy MinuteClinic practitioners certified to perform DOT examsRead the original story

    Monday | Fleet Owner Magazine

    CVS/pharmacy, which operates MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics inside many of its retail operations in 31 states and the District of Columbia, said its practitioners have been certified to perform U.S. DOT examinations for commercial drivers. A law requiring drivers to see only medical professionals included on the National Registry was implemented in May 2014 to ensure that examinations were performed by certified medical professionals.


  10. With a bullet: Crude materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    ... will buy Catamaran in a $12.8 billion deal , amping up the fight with big pharmacy providers like Express Scripts and CVS Caremark. The payday loan industry's money-making model might be coming to an end . That model means consumers taking out ...


  11. CVS making eating healthy easier than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 |

    As part of CVS Pharmacy's Gold Emblem Abound line they have brought over 40 products to the customers looking for a healthier choices to the prepackaged and processed foods found in supermarkets and elsewhere. The Gold Emblem Abound products are free of artificial preservatives and flavors, cholesterol free, and some products are even healthy heart choices, sugar free, gluten free and organic.


  12. Walgreens Boots Alliance: M&A On The Way?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seeking Alpha

    ... a Pharmacy Benefits Manager [PBM], which makes WBA the last of the top three U.S. pharmacy firms without its own PBM. CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS ) has had a PMB business segment ever since 2007, when it merged with CaremarkRx. Incidentally, CaremarkRx ...


  13. Fitch Rates Rite Aid's Guaranteed Senior Unsecured Notes 'B/RR4'Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Business Wire

    ... weekly prescriptions per store of 1,260 and retail EBITDA margin of 5.1%, versus 6.7% for Walgreen Co. and 11.8% for CVS Caremark's (CVS) retail business, pre corporate costs. However, its Wellness+ loyalty card program and recent remodeling ...


  14. This I Believe: On Corporate Purpose and the Business Judgment RuleRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Business Law Prof Blog

    ... I believe that respect for directors' business judgment allows for coexistence of companies of multiple views-from CVS Caremark and craigslist to Wal-Mart and Hobby Lobby-without necessarily violating any shareholder wealth maximization norms. ...


  15. 7-Eleven is taking over Washington, one hot wing at a timeRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Washington Post

    ... Federation, but it had more locations (7,974) than most others on the list, putting it on par with Walgreens (7,998) and CVS Caremark (7,621), though well behind McDonald's (14,267). At local stores, signs outside promote Big Bite hot dogs or "melt" ...


  16. Issue 02-02-2015Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Chain Drug Review

    Larry Merlo basked in the glow of a tribute to CVS Health from President Obama during the State of the Union address last month. Attending the speech at the invitation of first lady Michelle Obama, the CVS chief executive officer was shown on national television after the president said, "Tonight, I'm also asking more LAKEWOOD, Ohio - Highlighting the Obama administration's partnerships with drug chains to boost health plan enrollment, Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell last month toured a CVS/pharmacy store here.


  17. Issue 01-05-2015Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | Chain Drug Review

    The editors of Chain Drug Review have named Helena Foulkes, president of CVS/pharmacy, and her colleagues on the company's retail leadership team as the publication's Chain Drug Retailers of the Year for 2014. Though Foulkes has been in this position for only 12 months, the group of veteran executives that she heads CAMP HILL, Pa.


  18. Issue 12-08-2014Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Chain Drug Review

    Throughout the course of its history, CVS Health has demonstrated the ability to adapt to changes in the marketplace. Larry Merlo introduces CVS Health as the company's new corporate identity.


  19. Issue 06-02-2014Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Chain Drug Review

    In another sign of the expanding role of community pharmacists, CVS Caremark Corp. has formed clinical affiliations with four major regional health systems in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Georgia. CVS says the new initiatives are the first to include clinical collaborations with its MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics combined with data on interventions by GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. - Bridget-ann Hart has been promoted to president and chief executive officer of KPH Healthcare Services Inc., which operates Kinney Drugs.


  20. Issue 02-17-2014Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Chain Drug Review

    Stressing that it was first and foremost a health care provider, CVS Caremark Corp. announced earlier this month that its drug stores will stop selling tobacco products later this year. These products, executives said, do not fit with the direction in which the company is headed.