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06 May, 2014, 08:00 ET Duane Reade Announces First Major App Update For iPhone, Brings New Level Of In-Store Customer Engagement To Drug, Food And Mass Arena

 Duane Reade, the largest drugstore chain in New York City, has released the first update to its app for iPhone including the integration of...


15 Oct, 2013, 08:00 ET Duane Reade To Launch "Boo-tiful Legs" Halloween Facebook Photo Campaign

Duane Reade, New York City's largest drugstore chain, has announced a three week, omni-channel social media marketing campaign to raise awareness...


18 Sep, 2013, 12:40 ET Duane Reade Surpasses 1 Million Followers, Becomes Twitter's Most Followed Retailer in the Drug, Food and Mass Arena Worldwide(1)

Duane Reade, a 250-store New York City drugstore chain, part of the Walgreens family of companies, has become Twitter's most followed retail chain...


16 May, 2013, 08:00 ET "All-Star Celebrity Apprentice®" Finalists Host Ice Cream Tasting at Duane Reade for Signature Flavors of Good & Delish Premium Brand

WHAT:     "All-Star Celebrity Apprentice" finalists Trace Adkins & Penn Jillette will be holding an ice cream tasting of...


10 Apr, 2013, 09:00 ET Duane Reade Unveils Its First Mobile Application

 Duane Reade has announced the launch of its first mobile application for iOS devices.  The free app, available in the iTunes store...


05 Feb, 2013, 08:00 ET Duane Reade Expands Digital And Social Footprint Through Integration With Ingress, A Massively Multiplayer Location-Based Mobile Game From Niantic Labs At Google

In an effort to increase 'share of voice' (SOV) and customer engagement, Duane Reade, New York City's largest drugstore chain, has significantly...


19 Nov, 2012, 09:34 ET Duane Reade To Launch "Show Us Some Leg" Facebook Campaign

 Duane Reade, the largest drugstore chain in New York City, has announced a seven week social media campaign to raise awareness of Duane...


01 Nov, 2012, 12:35 ET Duane Reade Set to Release New Happy & Healthy 'Storezine' Holiday Edition 2012: Available in Stores from November 4th until December 31st, 2012

 New York City's iconic drugstore chain Duane Reade once again raises the bar, with the upcoming release of its newest in-store publication,...


25 Oct, 2012, 12:54 ET New York City Mayor Bloomberg and Health Commissioner Farley Receive Flu Shot at Duane Reade Pharmacy, Highlight Importance of Flu Preparedness

 New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas A. Farley received their seasonal flu vaccination this morning at...


17 Jul, 2012, 11:18 ET Duane Reade To Partner With Mission Electric On Green Transportation Initiative

In an effort to reduce vehicle air pollution, Duane Reade, in partnership with Mission Electric, is turning to New Yorkers to determine which of...


09 Jul, 2012, 09:45 ET Duane Reade to Debut Unique Store At 100 Broadway

 The Duane Reade New York City footprint will expand with a second distinct location in the Financial District, quickly becoming a retail...


15 Dec, 2011, 10:48 ET Duane Reade Announces a Major Store Augmentation: Unveils Its New Look 52nd & Broadway Location With Unique Store Offerings

Duane Reade's seemingly ubiquitous New York City presence has added another notch in becoming a pillar in the City's natural aesthetic with...


10 Nov, 2011, 09:00 ET Duane Reade Set to Release The Duane Reader Holiday Edition 2011: The Eagerly Anticipated Unique 'Storezine' is Available From Nov 12th-Dec 31st, 2011

New York City's iconic drugstore chain Duane Reade once again raises the bar, with the upcoming release of its wittingly innovative and wildly...


19 Sep, 2011, 07:35 ET Duane Reade and Smith Electric Vehicles Partner to Bring All-Electric Delivery Vehicles to New York's Streets

In an effort to improve fuel efficiency standards and lower carbon dioxide emissions, Duane Reade today announced a partnership with Smith Electric...


27 Aug, 2011, 11:44 ET Duane Reade Media Alert in Response to Hurricane Irene

"In preparation for Hurricane Irene and for the safety of Duane Reade's associates and customers, Duane Reade stores will begin closing at noon on...


05 Jul, 2011, 07:30 ET Duane Reade to Debut New Flagship Store at Iconic 40 Wall Street Building

40 Wall Street, known as the "Crown Jewel of Wall Street," once held the title of the tallest building in the world. Now, it is home to a...


13 May, 2011, 08:00 ET Duane Reade Celebrates Fourth Year Supporting AIDS Walk New York With Record Donation

Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. today announced that The Duane Reade Charitable Foundation has set a new fundraising record for the 26th annual AIDS...


04 May, 2011, 12:00 ET Duane Reade Cartoon Caption Contest Proves That Laughter is the Best Medicine

In a city where "everyone's a comic" – or at least auditioning to be one – New Yorkers now have the opportunity to showcase their...


09 Mar, 2010, 07:30 ET Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Results

Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 26, 2009. Fourth Quarter Key...


03 Mar, 2010, 17:08 ET Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Financial Results

Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. today announced that on Tuesday, March 9, 2010 the Company will report fourth quarter and full year 2009 financial...


15 Jan, 2010, 09:47 ET Duane Reade Launches New, Easy-to-Use FlexRewards Customer Rewards Program

Duane Reade today announced the launch of Duane Reade FlexRewards™, its new, easier-to-use customer rewards program that replaces Dollar...


07 Jan, 2010, 07:30 ET Duane Reade Announces Expanded Availability of H1N1 Flu Shots at 19 Locations Across the Five Boroughs

WHAT: In response to the continued threat of infection and heightened demand from New Yorkers, Duane Reade, the largest drug store chain...


21 Dec, 2009, 07:30 ET Duane Reade Announces That H1N1 Vaccines Are Available Starting Today

Duane Reade, the largest drug store chain in New York City, today announced that H1N1 vaccines are now available. As previously...


24 Nov, 2009, 16:29 ET Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2009 Credit Conference

Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. today announced that John K. Henry, Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to present at the Bank of America Merrill...


29 Oct, 2009, 16:00 ET Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. to Report Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results

Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. today announced that on Tuesday, November 3, 2009 the Company will report third quarter 2009 financial results before...