What a Barnesville, GA Pharmacy Did After Losing a Patient to Amazon

Hines Prescription Shop, a locally-owned pharmacy in Barnesville, Georgia, has been in business for more than 40 years. The independent pharmacy has…

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How Independent Pharmacies can Beat Mail-Order Giants

When Amazon acquired PillPack in 2018, some independent pharmacists were taken by surprise. Adherence pouch packaging was just starting to gain…

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Old Town Pharmacy: Thinking Outside the Box

Shane Becker, PharmD, owner of Old Town Pharmacy, is committed to improving patient health and wellness. “I like to look for the things that are kind…

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The Next PBM Threat

Have you heard the news? PBMs are now in the adherence business. 

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How a "Little" Texas Pharmacy is Taking on the Giants

Technology is constantly evolving and occasionally disrupting the way things are done across the pharmaceutical industry. Even retail giants like CVS…

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Beat PillPack with just 30 new patients

On April 24, nearly a year after Amazon announced that it acquired PillPack for close to $1 billion, the retail giant sent an email to Amazon Prime…

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2019: Trends, Challenges & Opportunities

What will the year 2019 be like for independent pharmacies? Will reimbursements continue their downward slide? Will Amazon/PillPack increase market…

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2018 Year in Review - Top Stories in Independent Pharmacy

It’s been another whirlwind year in the pharmacy industry. While the dust hasn’t quite settled on 2018, we’re going to take this opportunity wrap up…

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How to Beat Amazon… Yes, Really

Amazon rocked the pharmacy world in a big way last month with the announcement of its estimated $1 billion acquisition of PillPack, a 5-year-old…

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