30 March 2021

Walgreens Announces Further Expansion of its Financial Services Business Strategy with InComm Payments

Walgreens today announced an agreement with InComm Payments, a leading global payments technology company, to provide convenient and accessible financial services options for its customers. Together, the companies will launch a new bank account offering for its customers to be established at MetaBank* with a Mastercard debit card that will serve Walgreens shoppers both in-store and online and allow them to earn myWalgreens Cash rewards on all purchases as part of the new myWalgreens customer loyalty program launched in November 2020.
15 March 2021

Walgreens Calls for Diverse Local and Regional Vendor Participation Nationwide at the Localization Summit

Walgreens announced today that it will participate in the first-ever Localization Summit, a virtual showcase for diverse, local and regional businesses and entrepreneurs to share their retail offerings with the merchants of the national drugstore chain. The virtual event, hosted by ECRM, provides local vendors, the opportunity to connect with Walgreens Merchandising team, share their product, and receive feedback with the ultimate goal of being stocked on Walgreens shelves in their local areas.
09 March 2021

Walgreens Administers 5 Million COVID Vaccinations and Nears Completion of Long-Term Care Facility Program

Walgreens has provided 5 million COVID-19 vaccinations across long-term care facilities, in stores and through dedicated clinics.
04 March 2021

Walgreens Find Care® Introduces New Service Providers to Address Need for Comprehensive Healthcare During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Walgreens Find Care® introduces 15 new or expanded service providers to address need for comprehensive healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic.
26 February 2021

Walgreens Statement on FDA Emergency Use Authorization of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 Vaccine

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, marking another historic milestone in helping the nation emerge from the pandemic. 
24 February 2021

Walgreens to Make Pixel by Labcorp™ COVID-19 PCR Test Home Collection Kit Available Over-The-Counter at Stores Nationwide

As part of Walgreens ongoing efforts to increase access to COVID-19 testing in communities across the U.S., the company announced today it has entered into an agreement with Labcorp™ to sell Pixel by Labcorp COVID-19 PCR Test Home Collection Kits over-the-counter in up to 6,000 Walgreens stores nationwide beginning in spring of this year. Walgreens is making significant strides to increase on-site testing capacity at more than 5,000 Walgreens pharmacy locations by April 1, with more than half of sites located in socially vulnerable areas.
Clinical Reference Laboratory Makes First At-Home COVID-19 Saliva Test Available Through Walgreens Find Care®
24 February 2021

Clinical Reference Laboratory Makes First At-Home COVID-19 Saliva Test Available Through Walgreens Find Care®

Clinical Reference Laboratory (CRL), one of the largest privately held clinical testing laboratories in the U.S., and Walgreens today announced that the FDA-authorized CRL Rapid Response COVID-19 Saliva Test is now available through Walgreens Find Care®, a digital health platform available on the Walgreens app and Walgreens.com. Sold under CRL’s HealthConfirm® brand, the COVID-19 Saliva Test is non-invasive and highly accurate, offering consumers the convenience of self-collecting the test right in their homes without supervision.
23 February 2021

Walgreens Launches Nationwide Rollout of Same-Day Delivery with Instacart

DEERFIELD, Ill. & SAN FRANCISCO--()--Walgreens today announced it is expanding on-demand delivery solutions with Instacart, the leading online grocery platform in North America, to residents across Illinois, with plans to roll out the service nationwide to nearly 8,000 stores over the coming weeks.