News

Safeway to offer 10% grocery discount to flu shot patients

BY Michael Johnsen

PLEASANTON, Calif. — Safeway on Thursday announced the availability of flu shots on a walk-in basis at all Safeway pharmacy locations.

"Safeway pharmacists are committed to caring for their patients’ health in myriad ways, ranging from immunizations and medication management to counseling patients on health and wellness," stated Darren Singer, SVP pharmacy, health and wellness at Safeway. "Safeway strives to be a one-stop shop for our customers, particularly those who are mindful of their health and who want to take the necessary steps in their lives to stay healthy, such as getting immunized every flu season."

Each individual receiving a flu shot at a Safeway pharmacy will receive a 10% off coupon that can be used toward their next grocery purchase.

This year, the flu vaccine contains a different strain of the flu virus from the previous two years. The 2012 flu shot will protect against the H1N1 (California), H3N2 (Victoria) and Influenza B (Wisconsin) viruses.


Interested in this topic? Sign up for our weekly Collaborative Care e-newsletter.

keyboard_arrow_downCOMMENTS

Leave a Reply

No comments found

TRENDING STORIES

Polls

Which area of the industry do you think Amazon's entry would shake up the most?
News

National Confectioners Association names Jelly Belly executive as board chairman

BY Allison Cerra

WASHINGTON — Jelly Belly president and COO Bob Simpson will take over the National Confectioners Association’s executive board as chairman.

NCA’s publication, Candy & Snack Today said Simpson replaces Mitchell Goetze as the chairman of the executive board. Blommer Chocolate Co. president Peter Blommer was appointed to serve as vice chairman, and Goetze, who is president and COO of Goetze’s Candy Co., becomes ex-officio chairman.

The complete NCA executive board list can be found here.

keyboard_arrow_downCOMMENTS

Leave a Reply

S.BARTON says:
Nov-23-2012 01:40 pm

Jelly Belly deserves it his really a great man.philippines hosting.

D.KLEIN says:
Sep-27-2012 02:48 pm

Congratulations are in order....I could not think of a better man for the job!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

TRENDING STORIES

Polls

Which area of the industry do you think Amazon's entry would shake up the most?
News

PR firm RedLetter signed to promote the Zim’s brand of skin and lip care products

BY Michael Johnsen

 NORTH LIMA, Ohio — Perfecta Products, the national manufacturer and distributer of Zim’s consumer health products, on Wednesday announced the appointment of RedLetter as its public relations agency of record to oversee the company’s national media outreach and social media strategy.

"RedLetter brings extensive expertise in the consumer products space that will assist in accomplishing our national business objectives," stated Scott Gorley, CEO of Perfecta Products. "Their PR direction will complement the reach and market penetration of Perfecta Products’ national marketing and branding initiatives. We look forward to the heightened awareness and educational benefits this integrated approach will provide for lifting the Zim’s brand." 

"Perfecta Products has an ambitious calendar ahead with many new and exciting product innovations in development," stated Eric Haley, CEO RedLetter. "We are honored to represent Perfect Products in telling their story to U.S. consumer and B2B audiences, and look forward to a mutually rewarding relationship."

 

keyboard_arrow_downCOMMENTS

Leave a Reply

No comments found

TRENDING STORIES

Polls

Which area of the industry do you think Amazon's entry would shake up the most?