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...

Get the inside scoop on Bartell’s Emerald & Spruce ice cream! Dec17

Get the inside scoop...

Ice cream never goes out of season, especially when it’s as tasty as Bartells’ Emerald & Spruce line. Earlier this year, we teamed up with Snohomish-based Snoqualmie Ice Cream to come up with ten amazing flavors, such as Ballard Blackberry and Sammamish Salted Caramel. Emerald &...

Meet the Maker: Howie Cohen at Bartell Drugs Dec09

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...

Meet the Maker: Rosanna Bowles Dec09

Meet the Maker: Rosa...

At Bartells, we’re big fans of Seattle-based designer Rosanna Bowles. The entrepreneur founded her eponymous tableware company out of her Seattle home in 1982. Since then, Rosanna’s beautiful lifestyle designs have been featured in major magazines and she’s won countless design and business...

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...