News Room

To reach a member of the corporate communications department directly, members of the press are invited to call either (717) 975-5718 or (717) 975-5713. You can also find recent Rite Aid press releases below.

December 30, 2008
Rite Aid to Help People Get Fit, Manage Weight In 2009

December 18, 2008
Rite Aid Achieves Fiscal Year 2009 Third Quarter Adjusted Ebitda Of $252.0 Million, an 8.5 Percent Increase Over Prior Year

December 16, 2008
Rite Aid Welcomes Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers

December 10, 2008
Rite Aid Now Helps Customers Track and Pay for Their Healthcare Expenses By Using Their Flexible Spending Account Debit Cards

December 4, 2008
Rite Aid Reports Flat November Same Store Sales

December 4, 2008
Ken Martindale Joins Rite Aid As Senior Executive Vice President Of Merchandising, Marketing and Logistics

December 4, 2008
Rite Aid Is Holiday Headquarters In One Convenient Stop

December 3, 2008
Rite Aid Stockholders Approve Reverse Stock Split

December 3, 2008
Rite Aid to Release Third Quarter Results on December 18

November 25, 2008
Gift Of Savings Holiday Program the Latest In Ways to Save At All Rite Aid Stores

November 17, 2008
The Three Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firms Recommend Stockholders Vote "For" Rite Aid's Reverse Stock Split

November 13, 2008
Rite Aid Expands List Of Generic Medications Available At Significant Cost Savings With Free Rite Aid Rx Savings Card

November 11, 2008
Rite Aid Pharmacies to Host Flu & Pneumonia Shot Clinics November 18-20 At Nearly 1,300 Locations

November 11, 2008
Patients Now Can Find the Lowest Cost Medicare Part D Prescription Plans Best for Them Just By Visiting a Rite Aid Pharmacy

November 10, 2008
Rite Aid to Present At Bank Of America 2008 Credit Conference

November 10, 2008
Select Rite Aid Pharmacies to Host Diabetes Solutions Days November 11 & 13

October 30, 2008
Rite Aid October Same Store Sales Increase 2.9 Percent

October 17, 2008
Rite Aid Announces Plans for Reverse Stock Split

October 8, 2008
Rite Aid Readies for Last-Minute Halloween Rush

October 7, 2008
Rite Aid Pharmacies: Destination for Comprehensive Diabetes Care

October 7, 2008
Rite Aid Pharmacies to Host Flu & Pneumonia Shot Clinics October 21-23 At Nearly 1,300 Locations

October 6, 2008
Rite Aid Declares Series I Preferred Stock Dividends

October 2, 2008
Rite Aid September Same Store Sales Increase 1.7 Percent

October 1, 2008
Rite Aid Celebrates Its Pharmacists With 5th Annual Vote for Your Favorite Pharmacist Contest During American Pharmacists Month

September 25, 2008
Rite Aid Reports Fiscal Year 2009 Second Quarter Net Loss Per Diluted Share Of $0.27 and Adjusted Ebitda Of $215.3 Million

September 25, 2008
Rite Aid Announces Key Appointments to Strengthen Senior Leadership Team

September 25, 2008
Free Rite Aid Rx Savings Card Available September 29 At All Rite Aid Stores Nationwide So Americans Can Save on More Than 10,000 Prescription Drugs

September 23, 2008
Rite Aid Offers Help to Stressed Caregivers

September 10, 2008
Rite Aid to Release Second Quarter Results on September 25

September 9, 2008
Rite Aid Helps Customers Make Smooth Transition to Digital Tv With Converter Boxes Now Available At Rite Aid Stores Nationwide

September 5, 2008
Rite Aid Stores Stock Additional Emergency Supplies to Help Residents Prepare for Tropical Storm Hanna

September 5, 2008
Rite Aid Continues to Assist With Hurricane Relief Efforts

September 5, 2008
Rite Aid Continues to Assist With Hurricane Relief Efforts

September 4, 2008
Rite Aid August Same Store Sales Increase 1.1 Percent

September 4, 2008
Nine Rite Aid Stores Now Open In New Orleans Area to Accommodate Demand for Prescriptions As Thousands Of Residents Flock to Local Hospitals to Get Them Filled

September 4, 2008
Rite Aid Launches New Program to Make Refilling Prescriptions Easier; Patients Who Sign Up for Courtesy Refill Program Have Chance to Win a 2008 Chevy Malibu Hybrid and $3,000 In Gas Gift Cards

September 3, 2008
Free Rite Aid Rx Savings Card Now Available In California So Residents Can Save on More Than 10,000 Prescription Drugs; Success Of Card In Michigan, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia Prompts Nationwide Debut Later This Month

September 3, 2008
Rite Aid Associates Affected By Hurricane Gustav Encouraged to Call Toll Free Number

September 3, 2008
Rite Aid Reopens More Gulf Coast Stores After Hurricane Gustav

September 2, 2008
Rite Aid Starts Reopening Gulf Coast Stores After Hurricane Gustav

August 12, 2008
Start the School Year Off the Rite Way

August 12, 2008
Rite Aid Awards Free Gas for a Year to First Three Winners In Rite Aid "Fill Up and Fuel Up" Promotion

August 5, 2008
Georgia Residents Can Save on More Than 10,000 Prescription Drugs With Free Rite Aid Rx Savings Card

August 5, 2008
South Carolina Residents Can Save on More Than 10,000 Prescription Drugs With Free Rite Aid Rx Savings Card

August 5, 2008
North Carolina Residents Can Save on More Than 10,000 Prescription Drugs With Free Rite Aid Rx Savings Card

July 31, 2008
Rite Aid July Same Store Sales Increase 1.2 Percent

July 31, 2008
Rite Aid Drugstores Helping Customers "Brush Up" on the Basics Of Good Oral Health

July 9, 2008
Atlanta Residents Generous With 14,526 Pounds Of Food Donations At Rite Aid Health & Beauty Expo

July 9, 2008
Rite Aid Completes Refinancing

July 3, 2008
Rite Aid Reports 0.4 Percent Same Store Sales Decrease for June

July 3, 2008
Rite Aid Declares Series I Preferred Stock Dividends

July 1, 2008
Rite Aid Prices Offering Of Senior Secured Notes and Extends Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation for Its 8.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2010, 9.25% Senior Notes Due 2013 and 7.5% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015

June 26, 2008
Rite Aid Announces First Quarter Results

June 26, 2008
Rite Aid Announces Offering Of Senior Secured Notes

June 18, 2008
Rite Aid Announces Receipt Of Requisite Consents By Consent Payment Deadline

June 18, 2008
Rite Aid Announces Pricing Terms Of Tender Offer for Its 7.5% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015

June 10, 2008
Michigan Residents Can Save on More Than 10,000 Prescription Drugs With Free Rite Aid Rx Savings Card

June 9, 2008
Rite Aid to Release First Quarter Results on June 26

June 5, 2008
Rite Aid Reports 1.3 Percent Same Store Sales Increase for May

June 4, 2008
Rite Aid Announces Debt Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation

June 3, 2008
Rite Aid Customers Get 'The Skinny' on Skin Care Thanks to Partnership With the Skin Cancer Foundation

June 2, 2008
Rite Aid Customers Can Win Free Gas for a Year

May 21, 2008
Rite Aid Announces Proposed Offering Of Convertible Notes

May 21, 2008
Rite Aid Prices Offering Of Convertible Notes

May 14, 2008
Jim Donald Appointed to Rite Aid Board Of Directors

May 14, 2008
Rite Aid and Multicare Health System Announce Agreement to Launch Health Clinics In Rite Aid Stores In Tacoma and Lakewood, Washington

May 5, 2008
Rite Aid Extends Consent Solicitation for Its 8.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2010 and Its 7.5% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015

May 1, 2008
Rite Aid Reports 0.5 Percent Same Store Sales Increase for April

May 1, 2008
Rite Aid's Web Site and Point Of Sale Improvements Praised By Blind Community Leaders

April 30, 2008
Rite Aid Assists With Tornado Relief Efforts In Suffolk and Colonial Heights, Virginia

April 28, 2008
Rite Aid Extends Consent Solicitation for Its 8.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2010 and Its 7.5% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015

April 21, 2008
Rite Aid Extends Consent Solicitation for Its 8.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2010 and Its 7.5% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015

April 15, 2008
Rite Aid Foundation Grants $20,000 to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute for Mobile Health Initiative

April 14, 2008
Rite Aid Extends Consent Solicitation for Its 8.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2010 and Its 7.5% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015

April 10, 2008
Rite Aid Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results

April 9, 2008
Rite Aid and Fujifilm Announce Comprehensive Photo Solutions Agreement

April 8, 2008
Medstar Health and Rite Aid Announce an Agreement to Launch Health Clinics In Rite Aid Stores With Consumer Health Services

April 4, 2008
Rite Aid Declares Series I Preferred Stock Dividends

April 3, 2008
Rite Aid Reports 2.6 Percent Same Store Sales Increase for March

April 3, 2008
Spartan Stores Announces Intent to Sell Assets Of Pharm Retail Stores

April 3, 2008
Saint Alphonsus and Rite Aid Open Caldwell Express Care Clinic

April 2, 2008
Rite Aid Extends Consent Solicitation for Its 8.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2010 and Its 7.5% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015

April 1, 2008
Rite Aid Launches New Exclusive Skin Care, Bath and Body Lines Nationwide April 1

April 1, 2008
Rite Aid Pharmacists Can Help Patients Breathe Easier, Manage Symptoms and Find Relief This Allergy Season

March 31, 2008
Rite Aid Extends Consent Solicitation for Its 8.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2010 and Its 7.5% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015

March 27, 2008
Rite Aid to Release Fourth Quarter Results on April 10

March 20, 2008
Rite Aid Kicks Off 14th Annual Fundraising Campaign for Children's Miracle Network

March 18, 2008
Charlotte Residents Generous With 27,096 Pounds Of Food Donations At Rite Aid Health & Beauty Expo

March 17, 2008
Non-Cash Income Tax Charge to Impact Rite Aid Fiscal 2008 Net Loss; Company Confirms Fiscal 2008 Adjusted Ebitda Guidance

March 17, 2008
Rite Aid Announces Consent Solicitation for Its 8.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2010 and Its 7.5% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015

March 6, 2008
Rite Aid Reports 2.2 Percent Same Store Sales Increase for February

March 6, 2008
Robert I. Thompson Promoted to Rite Aid Senior Vice President - Northeast Division

February 4, 2008
Let Rite Aid Save You From Being a Stupid Cupid

February 4, 2008
Steve Parsons Promoted to Senior Vice President, Human Resources At Rite Aid Corporation

January 31, 2008
Rite Aid Reports 2.0 Percent Same Store Sales Increase for January

January 28, 2008
Rite Aid Pharmacists Have a Heart for Those Who Want to Stay Heart Healthy

January 4, 2008
Rite Aid Declares Series E and I Preferred Stock Dividends

January 4, 2008
Rite Aid to Exit Las Vegas Market

January 3, 2008
Rite Aid Reports 0.5 Percent Same Store Sales Decrease for December

January 2, 2008
Rite Aid and Lindora Offer Free Weight Management Program and Information to Help People Look and Feel Great In 2008