TITLE

More owners turning to Health Mart

AUTHOR(S)
Frederick, Jim
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Drug Store News;4/23/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growing independent pharmacy franchise network of Health Mart Systems Inc. in San Francisco, California. It notes that franchise marketing vice president Tim Canning has said that the Health Mart network has emerged from dramatically designed store prototype with new merchandising and marketing tools. McKesson's marketing executive Matt Lowe has affirmed that the Health Mart programs enhance the pharmacist's image as healthcare provider.
ACCESSION #
76116576

 

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