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How Walgreens, CVS, Kroger, and other retailers plan to leverage tech, convenience, and public trust to get the chaotic mass vaccine rollout back on track

A CVS pharmacist prepares to vaccinate assisted-living facility residents in Maine. Ben McCanna/Portland Press Herald via Getty Images On Thursday retail pharmacies began administering COVID-19 vaccines to the elderly in New York. National drug chains like CVS, Walgreens, and Rite Aid are slated to be major players in the vaccine rollout. So are pharmacies operated out of retail giants like Walmart and Kroger. National retailers could offer brand name recognition that will foster convenien...
Tags: Amazon, Florida, New York, Colorado, California, Cdc, US, Trends, Walmart, Joe Biden, Walgreens, United States, Healthcare, Retail, Ohio, Biden

Security ramped up at government buildings, Proud Boy leader out on bond, mass coronavirus vaccination centers planned on Oahu, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii state Capitol ©2021 All Hawaii News Hawaii stepping up security at state Capitol and all government buildings. Gov. David Ige said Monday that Hawaii’s law enforcement agencies are taking appropriate steps to ensure security at the state Capitol and all government buildings after the FBI issued a warning that armed protests are possible at state capitols across the country in the days leading up to President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. Star-Advertiser.=====Hawaii ‘Proud Boy’ Re...
Tags: Travel, Cdc, Joe Biden, Fbi, Hawaii, Aclu, Army, Donald Trump, CVS Pharmacy, Big Island, Waikiki, Kauai, Maui, Department Of Health, Josh Green, State

CVS, Walgreens Vaccinating Patients In California Long-Term Care Facilities

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Tags: California, California News, Sacramento, Walgreens, Cbs, San Joaquin County, Pfizer, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Gavin Newsom, CVS Health, Newsom, CVS Walgreens, Coronavirus, Coronavirus Vaccine, California Long Term Care Facilities

CVS to begin giving COVID-19 vaccines at California long term care facilities

Starting Monday, CVS Pharmacy will begin giving COVID-19 vaccines to staff and residents at California's long term care facilities.
Tags: California, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, COVID

CVS becomes first national retailer to offer support for PayPal and Venmo QR codes at checkout

PayPal announced this morning that its customers can now use either PayPal or Venmo QR codes when checking out at over 8,200 CVS retail stores across the U.S. This is the first national retailer to integrate PayPal’s QR code checkout technology at point-of-sale, the company noted. The additional checkout option will also expand the number of ways customers can pay “touch-free” at CVS — a way to transact that’s become increasingly popular as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread acro...
Tags: Money, Shopping, Finance, Tech, Paypal, Online Shopping, Commerce, Retail, Online Payments, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Venmo, Qr Code, Retail Stores, Samsonite, Financial Technology

Your photos delivered monthly from Google Photos

With Google Photos, you can relive and share memories both on your phone and in your home. It’s easy to turn your digital photos into photo books or canvas prints and have them shipped to your door, or order same-day photo prints from CVS Pharmacy and Walmart. This month in the U.S., we’re adding two new ways to print your photos with same-day printing at Walgreens and a premium print series. Your recent photos, printed and delivered monthly Our premium print series, available in the coming ...
Tags: Photos, Walmart, Walgreens, Google Photos, CVS Pharmacy, Walgreens Starting, Cody Bratt

Hawaii sets travel rules for Thursday reopening, state GDP drops 42%, PPP consumed at 'scary' rate, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Lt. Gov. Green explains travel COVID-19 testing Island-by-island COVID-19 requirements and rules could confuse some visitors. Gov. David Ige signed a 66-page emergency order Tuesday that gives travelers coming into Hawaii from another U.S. destination the option to take a COVID-19 test and bypass the state’s mandatory 14-day quarantine. Star-Advertiser.More Details Emerge On Hawaii’s Pre-Travel COVID Test Plan. A single test will be required for all travelers arriving in the islands, alth...
Tags: Travel, Walgreens, Hawaii, Pacific, PPP, CVS Pharmacy, Big Island, Hawaii Island, Hawaiian Airlines, Kauai, Maui, Travel Partners, Honolulu, Hawaii County, Wildlife Service, Oahu

Trick-or-What? Pandemic Halloween is a mixed bag all around

By Leanne Italie | The Associated Press Roving grown-ups tossing candy at kids waiting on lawns. Drive-thru Halloween haunts. Yard parties instead of block parties and parades. Wider paths through corn mazes. The family holiday so many look forward to each year is going to look different in the pandemic as parents and the people who provide Halloween fun navigate a myriad of restrictions and safety concerns. Some were looking extra-forward to Halloween this year because it falls on a Saturday, w...
Tags: Halloween, New York, California, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Walmart, Sport, Walgreens, Chicago, Soccer, Cool Patch Pumpkins, Associated Press, Kansas City, St Louis, Detroit, Sleepy Hollow

CVS Rolls Out New In-House Digital Advertising Network

Key Insight: CVS joins retailers including Target and Walmart in introducing its own in-house media network. Today, CVS Pharmacy is introducing a new advertising platform, CVS Media Exchange, or as it'll be known for short, cMx. The CVS Media Exchange will cater to CPG brands, and allow them a chance to "efficiently reach existing and...
Tags: General, Advertising, Walmart, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, CPG, House Digital Advertising Network, CVS Media Exchange

Brand Moves for Tuesday August 4

Twenty-three weeks ago, when the gravity of the situation became clear, we started daily reporting on how brands were dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. What’s now becoming clear is that the current climate is one of near-perpetual disruption. So we made the decision to keep on telling the stories of inspiring brand leadership and strategy amid the latest crises in an anxious world. Our goal remains the same: to provide an up-to-the-minute source of information, inspiration and insight on brand ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, UK, Instagram, Adobe, Buzzfeed, New York City, Advertising, Digital, Walmart, Paypal, Easyjet, Ali, CVS Pharmacy, Venmo

PayPal's CFO explains why the payment giant is going against the grain and betting big on QR codes as the new way to pay in-store

PayPal is betting that US shoppers will start using QR codes at checkout. Last week, it announced that CVS Pharmacy would be the first national chain to offer PayPal's QR payments in-store. PayPal's CFO John Rainey told Business Insider that when the pandemic hit, PayPal reprioritized its QR code project, which it launched in May. While QR payments are prevalent in markets like China, they've yet to catch on in the US. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Contactless payments a...
Tags: Ebay, China, US, Trends, Paypal, CVS Pharmacy, Venmo, Mastercard, Rainey, Dan Schulman, John Rainey, Futurist Group

CVS Is the First National Retailer to Accept PayPal and Venmo

The onset of the pandemic kickstarted creativity for safer, socially distanced shopping experiences, with companies big and small expanding their ecommerce, curbside pickup, contactless delivery and alternative payment options. CVS Pharmacy is the first national retailer to offer the ability to pay via Venmo and PayPal in stores. To use the services, customers will be...
Tags: Advertising, Paypal, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Venmo, Adapting to Crisis, Life After Lockdown

PayPal and Venmo QR Code checkout is coming to 8,200 CVS stores in Q4

PayPal has struck a deal with CVS Pharmacy to offer the ability to check out using PayPal’s payment services, including both PayPal and Venmo, at the register. The company announced this morning CVS will become the first nationwide retailer to allow customer to pay using either their PayPal or Venmo QR code at the register without fees. The payment will pull from funds available in the customer’s existing account balance, bank account, or from their debit or credit card, just as it would online....
Tags: Apple, TC, Europe, Tech, Paypal, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Venmo, Revel Systems, InComm, John Kunze, Venmo Rewards CVS, NCR PayPal

CVS adds another Big Health product to its point solutions management program

CVS Caremark launched its point solutions management program with a sleep service from Big Health nearly a year ago, and now it’s adding another of the digital mental healthcare startup’s products to its suite of managed point solutions.  The Daylight product, which is designed to help people alleviate worry and anxiety, will join an expanding list of digital therapeutics that CVS Caremark offers to manage for employer-directed healthcare plans. Other services in the CVS Caremark portfolio of ...
Tags: TC, Samsung, America, Tech, Companies, Diabetes, Hypertension, United States, Healthcare, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Index Ventures, Octopus Ventures, Pain Management, CVS Health, Hames

CVS opens new coronavirus testing sites in Anaheim, Huntington Park, Inglewood and Long Beach

LOS ANGELES — CVS Health is expanding its COVID-19 no-cost testing program by adding 35 more test sites Friday at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thrus across California — including four locations in Los Angeles and Orange counties — amid a surge in new coronavirus cases. The opening of additional test sites adds to the 107 locations previously opened statewide, 45 of them in Los Angeles and Orange counties. The nearly 200 additional test sites opening across the country this week are among the more t...
Tags: News, California, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Long Beach, Orange, Monrovia, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Joe, Merlo, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

You Can Now Buy Bitcoin At CVS, 7-Eleven, Rite-Aid

Bitcoin ATM operator LibertyX now offers bitcoin purchases at the United States' most popular convenience and drug stores. From a report: Per a PR Newswire released on Jun 22, the company has finished rolling out the buying option which will be available in "20,000 retail locations around the U.S., including major convenience store and pharmacy chains, such as 7-Eleven, CVS Pharmacy, and Rite Aid." This service will give LibertyX users the option to purchase bitcoin with cash at any of the parti...
Tags: Tech, United States, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy

2 shot to death in Venice CVS parking lot

VENICE — Two men were killed in a shooting in the parking lot of a CVS Pharmacy in Venice, and the shooter was at large Tuesday morning. The shooting occurred about 9:15 p.m. Monday in the parking lot on the 100 block of Lincoln Boulevard near Commonwealth Avenue, according to Los Angeles Police Department Sgt. Scotty Stevens of the Pacific Community Police Station. A motive for the shooting was unclear. “We’re trying to piece that together,” LAPD Capt. Brian Morrison told NBC4. “We do understan...
Tags: News, Shooting, Sport, Soccer, Venice, Lapd, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Los Angeles Police Department, Palmdale, Sylmar, Commonwealth Avenue, Lincoln Boulevard, Robert Fuller, Brian Morrison, Top Stories LADN

LAPD readies for 4th day of protests

Los Angeles police were preparing for another day of demonstrations on Saturday, May 30, a day after police vehicles were damaged, businesses looted and hundreds arrested while protesting the in-custody death of George Floyd in Minneapolis earlier this week. The Los Angeles Police Department said Saturday it plans on again deploying additional resources to maintain order as well as safety and security for demonstrators expressing their first amendment rights, residents and businesses in the comm...
Tags: Crime, News, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Bank Of America, Sport, Soccer, Broadway, Lapd, CVS Pharmacy, Santa Clarita, Floyd, Department, Los Angeles Police Department, Downtown Los Angeles, Crews

Coronavirus: Brand Moves for Friday May 29

Adobe is experimenting with new ways for shoppers or models to virtually try on clothes. The software company outlined a new potential feature this week that uses artificial intelligence to transform a piece of clothing to fit the shape and pose of a person in an image while preserving the visual details of the garment, according to a research paper Adobe compiled with Stanford University and IIT Hyderabad. The researchers claim their method can outperform other similar tech, which often suffer...
Tags: Google, Facebook, UK, Adobe, California, Washington, India, Advertising, Digital, Los Angeles, Walmart, Bloomberg, PayPoint, Britain, L'oreal, Toyota

CVS adds these 42 drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in LA and Orange counties

LOS ANGELES — CVS Health expanded its COVID-19 no-cost testing program Thursday by announcing 91 additional test sites at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations across California, including 42 in Los Angeles and Orange counties. The opening of the additional test sites on Friday add to the 14 locations opened in California on May 22, including three Orange County locations. The company late last month committed to establish 1,000 locations across the country by the end of May, with a goal of p...
Tags: News, California, Cdc, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Local News, Orange County, Orange, Monrovia, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Whittier

Nuro’s self-driving vehicles to deliver prescriptions for CVS Pharmacy

Nuro, the autonomous robotics startup that has raised more than $1 billion from Softbank Vision Fund, Greylock and other investors, said Thursday it will test prescription delivery in Houston through a partnership with CVS Pharmacy. The pilot, which will use a fleet of the startup’s autonomous Toyota Prius vehicles and transition to using its custom-built R2 delivery bots, is slated to begin in June. The partnership marks Nuro’s expansion beyond groceries and into healthcare. Last month, t...
Tags: Transportation, California, Softbank, Sacramento, Tech, Walmart, Companies, Automotive, Toyota, Retailers, Houston, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Scottsdale, Kroger, Pharmacy

Nuro’s self-driving vehicles to delivery prescriptions for CVS Pharmacy

Nuro, the autonomous robotics startup that has raised more than $1 billion from Softbank Vision Fund, Greylock and other investors, said Thursday it will test prescription delivery in Houston through a partnership with CVS Pharmacy. The pilot, which will use a fleet of the startup’s autonomous Toyota Prius vehicles and transition to using its custom-built R2 delivery bots, is slated to begin in June. The partnership marks Nuro’s expansion beyond groceries and into healthcare. Last month, t...
Tags: Transportation, California, Softbank, Sacramento, Tech, Walmart, Companies, Automotive, Toyota, Retailers, Houston, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Scottsdale, Kroger, Pharmacy

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

Coronavirus testing continues to trickle down to the masses. CVS is opening 14 more drive-thru sites in California where people can self-administer the nasal swab test for diagnosing active virus, even as more antibody tests — designed to detect past infections — come to consumers. The pharmacy chain promised more drive-thru sites by the end of May, aiming for 1,000 COVID-19 testing sites nationwide. Exer Urgent Care is among those offering both swab and antibody tests at its 16 sites in the Los...
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CVS Pharmacy stores to offer 'self-swab' coronavirus testing

CVS Health announced Monday that starting in May, it "will offer self-swab tests to individuals meeting" CDC criteria.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Cdc, Usa Today, CVS Pharmacy, CVS Health

Coronavirus: Brand moves for Monday March 30

Intuit QuickBooks, the world’s largest small business network, and GoFundMe, the world’s largest social fundraising platform, have co-founded an initiative to help small businesses raise money to overcome the challenges caused by COVID-19. The Small Business Relief Initiative is designed to get money into the hands of small businesses struggling to pay employees and business expenses due to COVID-19. As part of the initiative, GoFundMe has launched a Small Business Relief Fund into which GoFund...
Tags: Uber, Europe, UK, Maryland, Advertising, US, Merck, NHS, New Jersey, Coalition, Italy, Healthcare, Gm, Morrisons, Astrazeneca, World Health Organisation

Your AirPods are probably disgusting — here's how to safely clean them and their case (AAPL)

If you wear your Apple AirPods on a regular basis, chances are they're long overdue for a cleaning. You can clean your AirPods using a soft damp cloth, while it's safe to use a small amount of isopropyl alcohol on the case. But it's important that you're careful not to get any moisture in the case's Lightning port or the charging coils inside the case. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  You probably wouldn't wear the same outfit day after day without tossing it in the laundr...
Tags: Apple, Trends, Walgreens, United States, CVS Pharmacy, Columbia, Aapl

Inspired by CVS, Olay Will No Longer Photoshop Its Beauty Ads - and It's a BIG Deal

UPDATE: More than two years after CVS made the game-changing announcement that the retailer would no longer showcase any retouched beauty imagery in stores or otherwise, it seems Olay is following suit. Starting now through 2021, the brand will begin introducing an "Olay Skin Promise" logo on all skincare ads across print, digital, TV, and social media, signifying that the image has not been Photoshopped. "We recognize that there are many conflicting expectations for women and it has always bee...
Tags: Photoshop, Beauty, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Mark, Beauty News, Beauty Shopping, Olay, Drugstore Beauty, Foulkes, CVS Health Helena Foulkes, Christopher D Heiert

5 new cases of measles — and here’s where you could have been exposed in LA, South Bay, Santa Monica, Inglewood, Norwalk

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County health officials confirmed five new cases of measles Wednesday and warned of possible exposure at a series of locations over the past week. According to the county Department of Public Health, the new patients are four county residents who were “exposed to an unimmunized, international visitor who was infectious with measles while in Los Angeles County.” Health officials warned of possible exposure to measles at the following locations: On Jan. 26: CVS Pharmacy,...
Tags: Health, News, China, Los Angeles, Sport, Taiwan, Public Health, Soccer, Starbucks, Local News, Riverside County, CVS Pharmacy, Andy, Ontario, Los Angeles County, Department of Public Health

New measles case confirmed at LAX and Brentwood Pharmacy

An airline passenger with a confirmed case of measles arrived at LAX and visited a Brentwood pharmacy, authorities said Monday, Jan. 20. The passenger arrived at the Tom Bradley International Terminal and baggage claim between 1:45 p.m. and 5 p.m. January 12 while infectious, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health said. The infectious person also visited the CVS Pharmacy at 11941 San Vicente Boulevard between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. January 13 and between 8:45 a.m. and 11 a.m. Saturda...
Tags: Health, News, Sport, Soccer, Healthcare, Long Beach, Pasadena, CVS Pharmacy, Lax, Los Angeles County, Brentwood, San Vicente Boulevard, Measles, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories IVDB

Flying meds: UPS uses drones for deliveries to CVS customers for first time

UPS wants to use drones as well as trucks to deliver goods to customers. The shipping giant recently teamed up with CVS Pharmacy for its first trial deliveries of prescription meds to customers in the U.S.
Tags: News, Trends, UPS, Cvs, CVS Pharmacy, Drone Delivery, Emerging Tech, Drone Deliveries, Ups Flight Forward