Articles Tagged ‘Walgreens’


Victoria’s Secret, CVS tap social media for last-minute holiday sales

December 23, 2015

Retailers such as Victoria’s Secret, Etsy, CVS and Walgreens are taking to social media in an attempt to squeeze out the most profits from holidays with posts assisting users with last-minute gift ideas and driving traffic to their online stores.

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Walgreens unpacks mobile telehealth expansion alongside new loyalty app

November 11, 2015

Walgreens is bringing its suite of telehealth services to mobile users in 20 new states as part of a significant expansion, in addition to rolling out the loyalty-boosted Walgreens Connect application for measuring glucose and blood pressure levels.

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Walgreens prescribes better loyalty as Apple Pay’s premiere rewards partner

November 6, 2015

Walgreens is streamlining the in-store checkout process by becoming the first to intertwine Apple Pay with its loyalty program, enabling customers to scan only once to pay and receive rewards.

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Top 10 Q3 mobile and social commerce activations

October 5, 2015

Walgreens, Express and Target are paving the way in serving mobile and social experiences that boost sales and innovate within the commerce field.

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Walgreens’ new app anticipates users’ needs with intelligent messaging

August 21, 2015

Walgreens anticipates customers’ needs in the first redesign of its mobile application in several years, using widgets to bring forward contextual, timely messages on the home screen so users can get in and out as quickly as possible.

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Top 10 Q2 mobile-offline activations

July 2, 2015

Starbucks, Domino’s and Macy’s are paving the way in bringing mobile into real-world retail experiences, furthering the integration between the digital space and bricks-and-mortar while bringing mobile ordering and payments to the forefront.

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Walgreens prescribes telehealth expansion to additional platforms, geographies

June 11, 2015

Walgreens is expanding a telehealth pilot that launched late last year on smartphones, bringing it to additional locations as well as adding desktop and tablet functionality.

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Walgreens printing extended to Android users of greeting card app

February 13, 2015

Greeting card mobile application PhotoCard is appealing to Android smartphone and tablet users, offering Walgreens customers 30 percent off when they make a greeting card for Valentine’s Day and pick it up in-store.

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CVS debuts revamped app as it battles Walgreens for mhealth leadership

February 4, 2015

CVS/pharmacy is competing with Walgreens, another pioneer in the mobile health sector, by rolling out a revamped mobile application with a more user-friendly layout, text alert options for prescription pick-up and a streamlined experience in the ExtraCare rewards section, proving that pharmacies must offer in-store features on mobile to retain customer loyalty.

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Walgreens pioneers mhealth’s integration with mobile loyalty

January 8, 2015

As the mhealth space heats up, an important new frontier for retailers could be mobile loyalty integrations, a strategy Walgreens is currently pioneering.

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