[pharmacists will be] essential in pandemic influenza responses.

--CDC Associate Director of Adult Immunizations Carolyn Buxton Bridges, M.D., from an Insight Session at the NACDS Total Store Expo

Emphasis on Advocacy at NACDS Total Store Expo

A key theme that emerged from the NACDS Total Store Expo was the importance of advocating for pharmacy. In his opening remarks, NACDS Chairman Randy Edeker, chairman, CEO and president of Hy-Vee, Inc., said that getting involved is “so impactful” because, he said, it shows lawmakers that issues affecting pharmacy are important.


Collaboration, Innovation Define 2015 NACDS Total Store Expo

Participant consensus from this year’s NACDS Total Store Expo in Denver August 22-25 is clear: This year’s conference delivered excellent value, with many participants describing it with superlatives.


Rite Aid's Robert Thompson
Rite Aid's Robert Thompson Receives Pratt Award

The NACDS Total Store Expo is the center for collaboration, the center for strong innovation for all of us to really come together and look at what we need to work on, where we need to go.

--NACDS Chairman Randy Edeker, chairman, CEO and president of Hy-Vee, Inc.

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Winners of NACDS Total Store Expo Product Showcase Announced
Check Out Key Moments from Day 3 of the NACDS Total Store Expo
View Highlights from Day 2 of the NACDS Total Store Expo
Tom Brokaw Warms Attendees' Hearts as NACDS Total Store Expo Heats Up
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NACDS Foundation, IMS Health Recognize Industry Leaders with Bernie Greenberg Pharmacy Partnership Award
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Industry Retailers Honored with Political Advocacy Awards at NACDS Total Store Expo
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Robert Thompson Receives NACDS’ Harold W. Pratt Award
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Leaders Discuss Benefits of NACDS’ “Collaboration” and “Interruption Management”
Article on Beauty Hints at Diverse Dynamics Shaping NACDS Agenda

An article published on NACDS.org about the state of the beauty category is generating ripple-effect coverage in other media outlets. The timing is perfect, with beauty exhibitors and buyers – and their counterparts with responsibility for the entire store – poised to descend on Denver for the 2015 NACDS Total Store Expo. As it turns out, this one article says a lot about NACDS’ drive to serve the membership in an ever-more-complex business, public policy and political environment.