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  1. Walgreens Boots Alliance to provide 2015 earnings outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Chain Drug Review

    Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. plans to give adjusted earnings guidance for fiscal 2015 when it reports second-quarter results. The company said late Wednesday that the earnings outlook will provide better insight into its performance in the wake of the recent transition of Walgreen Co.

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  2. Walgreens grants billionaire interim CEO $7M in stockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Stefano Pessina, the interim chief executive officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., received a $7 million restricted stock award as the company searches for his replacement. The Deerfield, Illinois-based drugstore chain also gave $5 million in restricted shares to Executive Chairman James Skinner. 11 comments

  3. Walgreen sells Infusion Services to Madison DearbornRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Daily Herald

    ... division to capital firm Madison Dearborn Partners . Terms of the sale were not announced. Under the agreement, Walgreens Infusion Services will become an independent, privately-held company, with Chicago-based Madison Dearborn owning a majority ...

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  4. Net Lease Tenant Profile: WalgreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | GlobeSt.com

    The poster-child of net lease properties, Walgreens has been a highly traded investment property given the low risks typically associated with these drugstore properties. Additionally, the drugstore sector remains stable given is nondiscretionary merchandise offerings.

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

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Wire

    ... its pivotal scleroderma trial ("the STAR trial"), is now av... )--Walgreen Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with Madison Dea... Researchers to ...

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  6. Madison Dearborn Partners to acquire Walgreens Infusion ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PE Hub

    January 20, 2015- Walgreen Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. , today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with Madison Dearborn Partners , a leading private equity firm based in Chicago, under which MDP will acquire a majority interest in Walgreens Infusion Services. With more than 30 years of experience, Walgreens Infusion Services is one of the nation's largest providers of home and alternate treatment site infusion services and is considered an industry pioneer.

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  7. Jim Cramer Shares His Thoughts On Bank Of America, Walgreens & DeltaRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Benzinga

    ... an airline, but he wants to wait for it to report earnings next week before he makes up his mind. Cramer believes Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NYSE: WAG ) is a good company, and after the merger it is going to be an international powerhouse.

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  8. AmerisourceBergen Corporation Elects To Its Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | BioSpace

    AmerisourceBergen Corporation today announced that Ornella Barra, Executive Vice President of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. and President and Chief Executive of Global Wholesale and International Retail has been elected to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ms. Barra has been appointed by the Board to fill the vacancy created by Gregory D. Wasson's resignation from the Company's Board on January 9, 2015 following Mr. Wasson's retirement from Walgreens Boots Alliance.

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  9. Gold Coast art collectors have amassed a museum's worth of Walgreens memorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Chicago Reader

    ... the pair toured some home collections. They've since assembled a mix of contemporary and outsider art-plus enough Walgreens memorabilia to fill an entire room. Gordon, a retired Walgreens divisional merchandise manager, has amassed nearly 3,000 ...

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  10. Ballet Memphis Awarded Grants Totaling $60,000Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | The Daily News

    ... WG Bartlett 5950 Stage Road LLC, both affiliates of Phoenix-based American Realty Capital Properties, acquired the Walgreens stores at 3670 Riverdale Road and 5950 Stage Road in Bartlett from the Walgreen Co . for $11.3 million, according to two ...

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  11. AmerisourceBergen Elects Ornella Barra to Its Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Freshnews

    AmerisourceBergen Corporation today announced that Ornella Barra, Executive Vice President of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. and President and Chief Executive of Global Wholesale and International Retail has been elected to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ms. Barra has been appointed by the Board to fill the vacancy created by Gregory D. Wasson's resignation from the Company's Board on January 9, 2015 following Mr. Wasson's retirement from Walgreens Boots Alliance.

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

    Friday Jan 16 | Business Wire

    Arroyo, a 19-year AT&T veteran, will lead a Mexico City-based team dedicated t... )--Re: Granite Master Issuer Plc USD 24,000,000.00 MATURING: 20-Dec-2054 ISIN: USG41441BM06 PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE INTEREST RATE FOR THE PERIOD 20-Jan-2015 TO 20-Feb-201... )--WGL is announcing significant changes in its approach to the market, demonstrating the iconic company's focus on providing diversified ... )--AmerisourceBergen Corporation today announced that Ornella Barra, Executive Vice President of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. --Re: Granite Master Issuer Plc USD 1,750,000,000.00 MATURING: 21-Dec-2054 ISIN: US38741YCD94 PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE INTEREST RATE FOR THE PERIOD 20-Jan-2015 TO 20-Feb-... )--Re: Granite Master Issuer Plc USD 27,000,000.00 MATURING: 20-Dec-2054 ISIN: USG41441BL23 PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE INTEREST RATE FOR THE PERIOD 20-Jan-2015 TO 20-Feb-201... )--Fitch Ratings ... (more)

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

    Friday Jan 16 | Business Wire

    ... ... )--AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE: ABC) today announced that Ornella Barra, Executive Vice President of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Walgreens Boots Allianc... )--Re: Granite Master Issuer Plc USD 1,750,000,000.00 MATURING: 21-Dec-2054 ...

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  14. AmerisourceBergen Elects Ornella Barra to Its Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Business Wire

    Ms. Barra has been appointed by the Board to fill the vacancy created by Gregory D. Wasson's resignation from the Company's Board on January 9, 2015 following Mr. Wasson's retirement from Walgreens Boots Alliance. Ms. Barra has not been appointed to serve on any committees of the Board.

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  15. Walgreens Unveils Well Beyond HIVa Campaign to Celebrate People Over 50 Aging with HIVRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Information Technology

    Walgreens today announced the launch of Well Beyond HIV, a national campaign highlighting people aging well beyond their HIV diagnosis. The centerpiece of the campaign is a traveling art exhibit, curated in collaboration with The Graying of AIDS , an independent documentary project and educational campaign.

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  16. eBay and Amazon Sellers Stock Up on Minty InventoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Examiner.com

    Ebay and Amazon sellers can score a minty inventory source at Walgreens this week . In the weekly circular , at Walgreens.com , Crest Pro-Health Mouthwash 16.9 oz is 4/$12 with a Register Rewards coupon available on next in-store purchase of $6.

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  17. Fitch Places AmerisourceBergen's Long-term Ratings on Negative WatchRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Business Wire

    ... does expect improving margins and robust cash generation for ABC in fiscal 2015 stemming from a full year of Walgreens' generic drug distribution volumes and continued favorable drug pricing trends. Fitch will review its expectations for ...

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  18. Rauner donations sparking questionsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... now we're supposed to believe he'll shake up the system because he was working it from the outside not the inside. Walgreens' pharmacies are subject to state regulation. Their controversial "Well Experience" program, which moves pharmacists from ...

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  19. Phoenix REIT Purchases 2 Walgreens for $11.3 MillionRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | The Daily News

    ARCP WG Memphis TN LLC and ARCP WG Bartlett 5950 Stage Road LLC, both affiliates of Phoenix-based American Realty Capital Properties, acquired the Walgreens stores at 3670 Riverdale Road and 5950 Stage Road in Bartlett from the Walgreen Co . for $11.3 million, according to two Nov. 24 special warranty deeds.

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  20. AmerisourceBergen Announces Date and Time for First Quarter Fiscal 2015 Earnings ReleaseRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Freshnews

    ... or other dispute with customers or suppliers; risks associated with the strategic, long-term relationship between Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (including its subsidiaries Walgreen Co. and Alliance Boots GmbH) and AmerisourceBergen, including the ...

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