ASDA launches price war over flu vaccine

09/23/2009 | Financial Times (tiered subscription model)

ASDA plans to offer flu vaccine injections for £8 each, which is less than last year and lower than its rivals. ASDA said the move was a way to alleviate pressure on the National Health Service's "struggling medical centres". The development comes as competition in pharmacy activities heats up among UK retailers. Tesco, J. Sainsbury, Wm Morrison, Boots and Superdrug are all offering the vaccine.

View Full Article in:

Financial Times (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Learning and Workforce Development
National Retail Federation
Washington, Dist. Columbia
Ralph Lauren
New York, New York
Senior Manager Brand Marketing Email and Web
Crate and Barrel
Northbrook, Illinois
Vice President of Marketing
Warren, Pennsylvania
Manager, Financial Accounting
Pasadena, California