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  1. 19 Kids and Counting Loses 4 Major AdvertisersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    ... & Counting'. Don't sweat the summer. We have everything you need to keep your skin happy and healthy.Posted by Walgreens on Saturday, May 23, 2015 @moaevil Thank you for reaching out. We share your concerns and we have decided to remove our ...


  2. Walgreens planning to build a fourth store on MauiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    Walgreens plans to build a new store in Kihei on Maui, which is expected to be open in 2017, according to a draft environmental assessment filed with the Hawaii State Department of Health's Office of Environmental Quality Control. The 14,550-square-foot, $3 million store on two acres will be the fourth store on the Valley Isle for the nation's largest drugstore chain, which also has two speciality pharmacies.


  3. Woman Sues Walgreens, Claims Company Is Responsible for Son's Overdose and Her Attempted SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    A woman is suing Walgreens, claiming the Deerfield-based pharmacy giant prescribed excessive amounts of narcotics that led to the accidental overdose death or her son and her suicide attempt the following day. Donna Soltis cites negligent supervision and training, general negligence and negligent infliction of emotional distress in a lawsuit filed May 6 in Cook County Circuit Court against Walgreen's, Inc. ; Walgreens Pharmacy Stores numbers 4460, 5713 and 1484; unnamed pharmacists in those stores; A and T Pharmacy Inc.; and unknown pharmacists there, according to the Cook County Record. 2 comments

  4. LivingSocial takes health care turnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Retailing Today

    Former Sears and Walgreens finance executive Atul Kavthekar is joining LivingSocial as CFO to help execute the e-commerce company's ongoing re-invention strategy. Washington, D.C.-based LivingSocial has sought to pivot away from its origins as a daily deals site and more of an e-commerce platform positioned as, "the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city and beyond."


  5. Walgreens Exceeds Its Initial Red Nose Day Fund Goal And Encourages...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | PR Newswire

    Campaign's exclusive retailer hits $7million and offers additional ways for customers to contribute before Red Nose Day on May 21 and the NBC televised fundraising event As the exclusive retail partner of the first Red Nose Day to be celebrated in America, Walgreens is raising funds to benefit children and young people in poverty and champion their right to be happy and healthy. As the exclusive retail partner of the first Red Nose Day to be celebrated in America, Walgreens is raising funds to benefit children and young people in poverty and champion their right to be happy and healthy.


  6. LivingSocial Appoints New Chief Financial OfficerRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Freshnews

    ... and business development, and strategic planning for the division. Prior to Sears, Kavthekar was the CFO for Walgreens' Ecommerce division, where he oversaw the financial management and business development of the retailer's rapidly growing, ...


  7. Announcing Option Care, the Evolution of Walgreens Infusion Services Name and BrandRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Health News Digest

    DEERFIELD, Ill., May 19, 2015 - Option Care, a new, independent infusion services company previously known as Walgreens Infusion Services, today unveiled its new name and company branding. Option Care is majority owned by Madison Dearborn Partners , a leading private equity firm based in Chicago; and minority owned by Walgreen Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. , and is positioned to capitalize on the $14 billion and growing alternate site infusion market.


  8. Mr. Market In May Meets The Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETFRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Seeking Alpha

    ... currently the best-performing stock in the ETF. Future earnings forecast are optimistic. Potential earnings from Walgreens (WAG) could result in further revenue increases of up to 8%. VOE has been profiting from a momentum play as a result of the ...


  9. Research Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for AmerisourceBergen Corp.Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Consensus Estimate of $31.6 billion. AmerisourceBergen will benefit from a full year of the generic business with Walgreens, which should positively impact results. Moreover, the MWI Veterinary Supply acquisition will expand the company's existing ...


  10. The most popular stores in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | USA Today

    ... retailers. In addition to selling widely purchased goods, these retailers have the most locations in the country. Walgreens and CVS Caremark ( CVS ) each had more than 7,500 U.S. locations in 2014, among the most stores nationwide. Food chains were ...


  11. Walgreens gets a European makeover, or is it a takeover?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Chicago Tribune

    Walgreens, one of the oldest and most famous names in Chicago business, is undergoing a European makeover. Some would call it a takeover.


  12. CVS to pay $22M penalty for unlawful prescription drug distribution in SanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... to dispense only those prescriptions that were issued based on legitimate medical need" but failed to do so. Walgreens was required to pay an $80 million penalty in 2013 after their practices were also called into question in a similar ...


  13. Cheapest Energy Stocks Picked by Markel Gayner: Exxon Mobil...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Insider Monkey

    Tom Gayner 's Markel Gayner Asset Management , the investment division of Markel Corporation has filed its 13F with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the reporting period of March 31. We've poured through the equity holdings of Gayner, who's run an extremely successful fund over the past 20 years, with average yearly returns exceeding 10%. We've already focused on the fund's top longterm value investments , which included CarMax Inc. , Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc , and Walt Disney Co .


  14. JANA's Rosenstein Casts Walgreens Turnaround as Model for QualcommRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | TheStreet.com

    ... of 2014. JANA eventually took three seats on the company's board, one for managing partner Barry Rosenstein, after Walgreens agreed in September to complete its purchase of Switzerland-based Alliance Boots. The giant drug retailer has since thrived, ...


  15. Walt Disney Co (DIS), CarMax Inc. (KMX), Walgreens Boots (WBA): Top Value Picks of Tom GaynerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Insider Monkey

    ... A and Class B shares of Warren Buffett's holding company Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A ), we come next to Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ: WBA ) , the multinational holding company that owns Walgreens, Boots, and Alliance Healthcare, as ...


  16. Round Lake schools' new technology boss brings Fortune 500 experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Daily Herald

    ... 17 years, I wore a number of hats," Kozic said Monday. "I was blessed and fortunate to have a number of roles at Walgreens." Among his accomplishments was leading a team to convert Walgreens from a traditional drugstore to a retailer providing ...


  17. Three Arrested for Walgreens BurglaryRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | KXL-AM Portland

    Three people are under arrest for robbing a Walgreens in Clark County. Sheriff's deputies responded to the burglary in progress at 8511 NE 162ND avenue early this morning.


  18. Celebrity Makeup Artist Offers Top Dos & Don'tsRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Holtville Tribune

    ... an SPF moisturizer. The new Jolen Facial Hair Remover Kit is available in select stores like ULTA and online at Walgreens.com and drugstore.com. Jolen Creme Bleach can be found in stores nationwide, including CVS, Harmon, Rite Aid, ULTA, Walgreens ...


  19. Coupon Curiousity- week 32Read the original story

    Friday May 1 | Douglas County Herald

    ... Stacking coupons simply means using one manufacturer coupon and one store coupon together on the same item. Walgreens will issue store coupons and allow them to be stacked with a manufacturer coupon. Look in this week's paper for Walgreen insert ...


  20. Walgreens Now Sells Derma ERead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | HAPPI/Household & PP Industry

    Derma e - a pioneer of vitamin-rich, high-performance antioxidant skin care big at stores like Whole Foods - now has four of its best-selling facial care products available at Walgreens, the nation's largest drugstore chain. "It's an exciting time for derma e to partner with Walgreens," says Jeff Carducci, vice president of North American Sales for derma e.