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Walgreen Ditches Controversial Tax Move

Reuters | Posted 10.06.2014 | Business

* Obama administration says weighing options on inversions * Democratic senators urge prompt action by White House * Wal...

Why A Walgreens Boycott Could Be A Wakeup Call For Washington

Don McNay | Posted 09.12.2014 | Business
Don McNay

Walgreens becoming a "foreign" company is a slap in the face to Americans for a number of reasons. As Sorkin noted, they received $16.7 billion from Medicare and Medicaid last year, which is about 25 percent of its corporate revenues.

Unpatriotic U.S. Corporations Becoming Hot Political Issue That Unites Right And Left

Ralph Nader | Posted 09.02.2014 | Politics
Ralph Nader

The days when Big Business can have it both ways -- as an artificial, power-concentrating entity with special privileges and immunities, on the one hand, and all the constitutional human rights of real people on the other hand, are coming to an end.

Walgreens: We Still Sell Cigarettes

Huffington Post | Emily Cohn and Kevin Short | Posted 02.05.2014 | Business

CVS may be kicking its cigarette habit, but one of its major competitors isn't easing up on its addiction so quickly. After learning that CVS plans...

Pharmacy Offers Prescriptions To Backlogged Obamacare Enrollees

Reuters | Posted 03.01.2014 | Business

Dec 30 (Reuters) - Walgreen Co said on Monday it will provide a month's supply of certain prescriptions at no upfront cost to U.S. participants who ...

Walgreen Makes Big Obamacare Change

Reuters | Posted 11.18.2013 | Business

(In the first paragraph, corrects the date of the announcement to Wednesday from Friday. In the 2nd paragraph, clarifies the payments made to employ...

Kim Bhasin

Major Chain Is Getting A Makeover

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 07.01.2013 | Business

In the face of large, aggressively expanding discount chains and low-price online stores, Walgreens is shifting its image, store design and product as...

Walgreen's Teams Up With The Black Women's Expo

Posted 10.07.2011 | Black Voices

The Black Women's Expo, now its 18th year since its founding, has become one of the nation's premiere expositions targeting African-American female co...

Why Don't You Profit When Pharmacies Sell Your Prescription Data?

Jake Whitney | Posted 07.20.2011 | Politics
Jake Whitney

The battle over prescription data has been raging since 2006, and it is more than just another skirmish in the ongoing war over information privacy. The sanctity of the doctor-patient relationship is at stake.

Walgreen Says Customer Email Database Breached

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — Walgreen Co. says a list of customers' e-mail addresses has been breached and spam may have been sent out directing customers to ente...

Walgreen To Sell Genetic Test Kits

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — The largest U.S. drugstore chain, Walgreen Co., will start selling genetic testing kits at many of its stores later this month, accor...

Walgreens To Buy Duane Reade

AP | MARLEY SEAMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Walgreen Co. is looking to make itself an instant success in New York City – where the nation's largest drug store chain has un...