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  1. Walgreens extends deadline for Rite Aid merger after price cut :0Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | New York Post

    Walgreens on Monday announced it has extended its agreement to buy rival drugstore chain Rite Aid in exchange for at least a 22 percent discount in the purchase price. For 15 months, Walgreen has been trying to win regulatory approval to buy Rite Aid, which would create America's biggest drug store chain, surpassing CVS.

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  2. Walgreens Misleads Customers on Rewards Program, Potentially Pocketing MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | MousePrint.org

    Like many drugstore chains, Walgreens has a loyalty program and they call it Balance Rewards. You earn points on most everything you buy, and points collected can be used like cash toward future purchases.

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  3. United States of America Andrew Hirt v. Walgreen CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... Company distributed kickbacks to Medicare and Medicaid recipients when they transferred their prescriptions to Walgreens. By sending these fraudulent insurance claims to the government, Hirt maintains that Walgreens violated the False Claims Act, ...

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  4. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Business Wire

    ... is investigating claims against Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA ("Fresenius" or the "Company") (NYSE: ... )--Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. today announced that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of 37.5 cents per ...

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  5. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Business Wire

    ... is investigating claims against Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA ("Fresenius" or the "Company") (NYSE: ... )--Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. today announced that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of 37.5 cents per ...

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  6. Why is Walgreens still selling cigarettes? Shareholders want to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    The parent company of Walgreens is defending its decision to continue selling cigarettes, even as some of its competitors have ended the practice. The parent company of Walgreens is defending its decision to continue selling cigarettes, even as some of its competitors have ended the practice.

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  7. CVS Health - Is It A Better Buy Than Walgreens?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    CVS Health Corp may be a better buy than Walgreens at current valuation, especially if you were to invest only in one of the two securities. Recently we published an article on Walgreens Boots Alliance .

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  8. 6 Personalization Practices from Walgreens' Balance Rewards ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | DM News

    ... that more than half (55%) of respondents give their personalization efforts a grade of C or lower. Walgreens is one brand that seems to rise above these rankings. The retail pharmacy chain personalizes its direct mail and digital marketing efforts ...

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  9. Walgreens to pay $50M to settle claims that it violated anti-kickback lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Deerfield-based Walgreens has agreed to pay $50 million to the federal government and states to settle allegations that it illegally gave discounts to Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries to encourage them to fill their prescriptions at Walgreens. The federal anti-kickback statute prohibits giving anything of value to people covered by Medicare, Medicaid or Tricare in an effort to gain their business.

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  10. Jim Cramer Is No Fan of Retail Stocks in the Age of AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | TheStreet.com

    ... that his charitable trust Action Alerts PLUS is in Costco, ( COST ) but that is because it is a membership play. Walgreens ( WAG ) is also a holding because of its plan to buy Rite Aid. ( RAD ) "Retail is a loser here and maybe that's a blunderbuss ...

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  11. Walgreens pays $50m - kickback' settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | News Times

    On Jan. 19, 2017, the federal prosecutors in New York announced a $50 million settlement with Walgreens over its "Prescription Savings Club" program offering discounts and rebates. Tim Fischer/Reporter-Telegram less On Jan. 19, 2017, the federal prosecutors in New York announced a $50 million settlement with Walgreens over its "Prescription Savings Club" program offering discounts and rebates.

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  12. Duane Reade to lay off more than 200 and shut down Maspeth distribution centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | New York Business.com

    Duane Reade plans to lay off 214 workers at its distribution center in Maspeth, Queens, starting in April as it prepares to shut down the facility at the end of May. A new distribution center, to be run by a third-party logistics company, will open this year in Linden, N.J., according to a spokesman for Walgreens, the Deerfield, Ill.based company that acquired Duane Reade in 2010. There are about 200 Duane Reade stores in New York City.

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  13. Citibank ATMs to replace Chase at local WalgreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    The interior of a Walgreens store on State Street in Chicago is seen Sept. 9, 2015.

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  14. Walgreens Makes Life Saving Naloxone Available Without Prescription in Arizona PharmaciesRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has made naloxone, a lifesaving opioid antidote, available without a prescription in all of its Arizona pharmacies in accordance with state pharmacy regulations. Naloxone is now more accessible and easier to obtain in more than 240 Walgreens pharmacies throughout Arizona.

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  15. Why Walgreens' photo counters will feature FedEx package pickup and dropoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Internet Retailer

    ... between FedEx Corp. and Walgreen Co. will allow consumers to have their e-commerce packages delivered to Walgreens stores for pickup. Consumers also would be able to drop off packages at the drugstores. The program is expected to launch in the ...

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  16. Cohen Announces $400,000 Grant for Clayborn TempleRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Daily News

    ... announced a new partnership that will provide access to FedEx drop-off and pickup services at thousands of Walgreens locations nationwide. As a result of the new alliance, customers will be able to drop off and pick up their FedEx shipments and ...

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  17. Walgreens Amping Up EV Charging in Orlando, Tampa/St. PeteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2012 | CSP

    Walgreen Co. and Car Charging Group Inc., a nationwide provider of convenient electric vehicle charging services, have expanded EV charging services to 13 Walgreens locations in Orlando and Tampa/St.

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  18. No7 Brings Coveted Anti-Aging Serum To USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | HAPPI/Household & PP Industry

    ... complex also includes hibiscus extract, hyaluronic acid and a new lightening complex. It will retail for $33.99 at Walgreens, Target, select Ulta stores and online at Walgreens.com , Target.com and Ulta.com . The premise of the new campaign is to ...

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  19. Walgreens, FedEx to offer package pickup and drop-off at pharmaciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    By the end of next year, most Walgreens customers will be able to pick up prescriptions and packages in a single stop. To accommodate a growing number of e-commerce packages – particularly for customers who can't easily have orders shipped to their homes – Deerfield-based Walgreens will let customers pick up and drop off packages shipped through FedEx at thousands of pharmacies, the companies said Wednesday.

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  20. Florida Hospital and Walgreens Announce Retail Health Clinic and Pharmacy CollaborationRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | PRWeb

    Florida Hospital to operate retail health clinics in 15 Walgreens stores in the Tampa area; Walgreens plans to open a retail pharmacy at Florida Hospital Tampa. Florida Hospital and Walgreens today announced a retail health clinic and pharmacy collaboration focused on delivering more coordinated care and providing greater access to patients across the Tampa region.

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