Cheers to 125 years!

When it came time to toast our big birthday – it’s not every year Bartell Drugs turns 125! – we couldn’t think of a more suitable bottle of cheer than Washington wine. After all, the first grapes were planted in this state long before Washington became official, which also happened to be 125...

Meet the Maker: Howie Cohen at Bartell Drugs Jan29

Meet the Maker: Howi...

At Bartells, we see the holiday season as our chance to shine. Every year, our talented buyers stock our stores with an incredible selection of gift items, from nifty gadgets to beguiling beauty products. And, of course, we always include a bounty of Northwest-made products. What really gets...

Colgate Optic White

Quick Draw It sounds too good to be true. A whitening pen for teeth that actually works? Yeah right! But you’ll be a believer when you try Colgate Optic White’s latest product. A gleaming white smile in the mirror will be the only proof you need. Colgate’s Optic White Toothbrush + Whitening...

We’ve Got Spirit Aug06

We’ve Got Spirit

We’ve Got Spirit  (Yes We Do!) We’re pretty sure folks could hear Seattle cheering from several states away in February. Our huge hometown win will definitely go down in Pacific Northwest history. Like you, we’re far from fair-weather football fans here at Bartells. We’ve always rooted for...

GREAT GRAPES Aug06

GREAT GRAPES

1825 Washington’s first wine grapes were planted at Fort Vancouver by the Hudson’s Bay Company 1910 The first annual Columbia River Valley Grape Carnival was held in Kennewick. Today Washington is the second largest producer of wine in the United States Settlers from Canada’s legendary...

Doing Good Aug06

Doing Good

Few companies are as feel-good as Newman’s Own, the food brand founded by the late actor Paul Newman and author A.E. Hotchner in 1982. Newman’s Own donates 100% of its after-tax profits to charity, including Seattle Children’s Hospital, which has received $1 million to date. Carnation’s Camp...

Get Fit and See Fall...

Fall is a particularly fabulous time to get fit outdoors in the Puget Sound. Especially after this hotter-than-usual summer, many locals are looking forward to the cooler weather that autumn brings. Plus, now that most of the tourists have cleared out of town, there’s lots more room to play...