The Covid-19 Vaccine Is Cementing Retail’s Role in US Healthcare

Brand perception should benefit overall

illustration of a building being given a vaccine
Walmart has begun administering the Covid-19 vaccine to healthcare workers, and CVS Health and Walgreens are providing vaccines in long-term care facilities. Photo Illustration: Trent Joaquin

Retail and healthcare, which were long two distinct entities, continue to merge in 2021 as retailers seek to address Americans’ health needs.

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