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  1. TRLPC-Private equity firms writing bigger buyout checksRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... cash-rich corporate buyers amid high company valuations. Madison Dearborn's buyout of infusion therapy provider Walgreens Infusion Services from Walgreen Co. had the biggest equity check of 52.1 percent. The purchase price was undisclosed, but the ...

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  2. TRLPC-Private equity firms writing bigger buyout checksRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... cash-rich corporate buyers amid high company valuations. Madison Dearborn's buyout of infusion therapy provider Walgreens Infusion Services from Walgreen Co. had the biggest equity check of 52.1 percent. The purchase price was undisclosed, but the ...

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  3. Fitbit profit? Seven ways to earn money with your fitness tracker.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... did not. The site claims that rewards typically range from $0.30 to $5 per week. If you frequent your neighborhood Walgreens at all, you probably already have a Balance Rewards account. Connect your Fitbit or other fitness tracker to your account ...

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  4. Important Announcement: Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | GlobeNewswire

    Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP announces that a federal securities class action has been filed on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased the securities of Walgreen Co., a formerly publicly traded company and current subsidiary of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. The class period is between March 25, 2014 and August 5, 2014, inclusive .

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  5. Walgreens Boots Alliance Headquarters To Be in DeerfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Patch.com

    A spokesperson for the world's largest drug store chain confirmed Thursday the headquarters would remain in Deerfield at 108 Wilmot Road, where Walgreen's has been since 1975. Walgreen's recently merged with Alliance Boots, a Swiss company to create the Walgreens Boots Alliance, according to the Deerfield Review.

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  6. Walgreen's former CEO got 23 percent hike in compensation in final yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Chicago Tribune

    ... ( Steve Sadin ) U.S. drugstore chain Walgreen acquired European counterpart Alliance Boots on Dec. 31, forming Walgreens Boots Alliance. Stefano Pessina, previously executive chairman of Alliance Boots, replaced Wasson at the beginning of the year ...

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  7. Walgreens acquires home therapy business, stock fallsRead the original story

    May 6, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... of Lehigh Valley, Pa.-based Air Products fell 96 cents, or 1.4 percent, to close Tuesday at $66.24. Shares of Walgreens, which is based in Deerfield, Ill., lost 10 cents to $31.42. Twitter Use the ShareThis! option below the article title to share ...

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  8. Walgreens Boots Alliance international HQ will be in DeerfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Chicago Tribune

    ... of Walgreen Co. and the Swiss company Alliance Boots, will keep its international headquarters in Deerfield . Walgreens Boots Alliance said Thursday it will close about 200 less-profitable U.S. Walgreens stores and open the same number of stores in ...

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  9. Walgreens' top U.S. executives have pay frozenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Business Journal

    Walgreens Boots Alliance announced it has frozen pay for top U.S. executives, a move that comes on the heels of its announcement it will close some 200 stores , both of which are part of a wider cost-cutting strategy. Bloomberg quoted a Walgreens spokesperson explaining that the pay freeze started this past November and is intended to signal that leadership is serious about its cost-cutting.

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  10. Tesoro Corporation (TSO), Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA), and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Insider Monkey

    ... most significant movers among Slate Path's holdings during the first quarter were Tesoro Corporation (NYSE: TSO ), Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ: WBA ), Impax Laboratories Inc (NASDAQ: IPXL ), Pandora Media Inc (NYSE: P ) and Youku Tudou Inc ...

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  11. Walgreens Invites America To Laugh For A Good Cause As Exclusive Retailer Of Red Nose DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | BroadcastNewsroom

    Dedicated to championing everyone's right to be happy and healthy, Walgreens nationwide will begin exclusively selling red noses tomorrow, for more than 25 years and encourages people to don red noses and have a good laugh for a good cause. As the starting point for the first Red Nose Day in , Walgreens is raising funds in support of the Red Nose Day Fund , which supports non-profit organizations that help lift children and young people out of poverty in the U.S. and overseas.

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  12. Walgreens is Chamber's Member of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Sampson Independent

    The Chamber's Member of the Week is Walgreens, located at 218 Martin Luther King Jr Hwy. in Roseboro.

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  13. UPDATE 1-Walgreens Boots outlines growth strategy for new combined entityRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Reuters

    Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said on Wednesday it will create a "back-to-basics approach" for its U.S. pharmacy and retail operations with a focus on convenience, pharmacy modernization and customer care. While outlining its growth strategy at an analyst meeting in New York, the largest U.S. drugstore chain, formed by the December acquisition of Europe's Alliance Boots by Walgreen Co, said it is moving quickly to drive additional sourcing benefits across the company.

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  14. Walgreens says it froze pay for senior executives in 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KDWN

    Drugstore chain Walgreens froze pay late last year for a few hundred senior executives as part of a cost-cutting plan. Since August Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. has announced plans to eliminate $1.5 billion in annual spending, and the company said Wednesday that it decided that its cost-cutting plans should start with its corporate leadership.

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  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Business Wire

    Susan G. Komen and Walgreens Aim to Cut Breast Cancer Deaths with Millions in New Funds for Patient Navigators in 16 Cities )--Susan G. Komen and Walgreens are hoping to reduce breast cancer deaths in 16 cities and a dozen states with $3 million in new grants, announced today, for patient navigatio... )--Boulder Nonlinear Systems announces issue of patent protecting its electro-optic light steering technology.

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  16. Six Fortune 500 CEOs Set to Take the Stage at the CTO Forum's Rethink Strategy ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    ... society makes this program a must-attend event. Alex Gourley - President of Walgreen Co. Alex Gourlay is EVP of Walgreens Boots Alliance and President of Walgreen Co. Prior to this, he was EVP and President of customer experience and daily living ...

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  17. Walgreens investors: Retailer overstated Boots benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Daily Herald

    Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. was sued by a pension fund alleging the biggest U.S. pharmacy chain exaggerated the benefits of a 2014 merger with a European retailer that helped it build a global business. Those and other misstatements last year artificially pumped up the value of shares last year while concealing an earnings shortfall of $1.8 billion to $2.3 billion in fiscal 2016, according to a securities-fraud complaint filed April 10 by the Washtenaw County, Michigan, employees' pension plan.

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  18. Jana Partners' Barry Rosenstein: 'The Walgreens Situation Is Terrific'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Benzinga

    Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc is up almost 20 percent since last September when the company announced that it was giving activist hedge fund Jana Partners seats on its board. Barry Rosenstein, founder of Jana Partners, was on CNBC recently to discuss how things are improving at Walgreens.

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  19. Walgreens Boots Alliance Sees Significant Merger BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Seeking Alpha

    ... be realized in the next few years, things look good for the pharmacy giant. The announcement of the merger between Walgreens and Boots Alliance (NASDAQ: WBA ) caused quite a stir at the time, creating a drugstore behemoth with more than 12,800 ...

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  20. The Long Strange Trip Of Walgreens And Express ScriptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Seeking Alpha

    Express Scripts shares are getting a boost today over speculation that it might be bought by Walgreens Boots . There is little evidence for such a tie-up beyond the logic of the market.

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