Salesforce, Delta, Albemarle and more

Pedestrians pass in front of the Salesforce Tower in New York. Victor J. Blue | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Salesforce – Shares of the enterprise-software maker jumped nearly 10% after the company’s stronger-than-expected quarterly earnings report. Salesforce also lifted its full-year earnings guidance, but reduced its … Read more

Walgreens turns to robots to fill prescriptions, as pharmacists take on more responsibilities

Walgreens is using automation to fill more of customers’ prescriptions. Inside a Dallas area facility, bright yellow robotic arms hold pill bottles up to dispensers, which release tablets like a carefully calibrated vending machine. Melissa Repko | CNBC NORTHLAKE, Texas – Bright yellow robotic arms are becoming a bigger part of Walgreens’ workforce. Inside a … Read more