Walgreens Stands Ready For Last-Minute Holiday Needs

For last-minute shoppers, Walgreens is billing itself as a one-stop convenience shop for a range of needs whether it’s a missing ingredient for a holiday recipe, batteries for a remote control toy, medicine for a seasonal cold, a gift for a Secret Santa or a string of holiday lights.

Logistic Challenges Loom Over Holiday Shopping Season

This holiday season, getting products from vendors to customers could be a tough proposition, with major shippers already announcing surcharges and closing out service slots while international replenishment faces backups as retailers try to build inventory after having to deal with COVID-19 pandemic issues.

Dollar General Partners With FedEx

Dollar General has partnered with FedEx to offer new, convenient access to FedEx drop-off and pickup services at Dollar General stores. The effort is designed to increase access for all customers, particularly those living in rural communities.