| Jan 20, 2015
| 3:32 PM
Chicago private equity firm Madison Dearborn Partners will acquire a majority stake in Walgreen's infusion services business, Walgreen Co. said in a release Tuesday.
When the deal closes, Deerfield-based Walgreen's infusion services business will...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:17 AM
Walgreens Boots Alliance top attorney Thomas Sabatino is the latest executive to leave the company.
Sabatino will join Hertz Global Holdings as senior executive vice president, chief administrative officer and general counsel starting Feb. 9. Sabatino...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 2:41 PM
Walgreens Boots Alliance said on Thursday that it declared a quarterly dividend of 33.75 cents per share, up 7.1 percent over a year ago.
The dividend will be payable on March 12 to people who are shareholders by Feb. 18.
Walgreen Co. is a...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 11:39 AM
Walgreens Boots Alliance unveiled a new logo Friday, a sphere meant to look like a globe that is a corporate departure from the red W that has been a fixture at its U.S. drugstores for years.
The logo for the Walgreens stores is not changing, the...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:16 AM
Walgreen said Tuesday that sales improved in December as customers continue to fill more prescriptions at the company's drugstores.
The company reported that at stores open at least a year sales grew by 9.2 percent for the month. Pharmacy revenue at...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Pharmacies in Naperville have moved a step closer to being able to sell alcohol.
The city's Liquor Commission gave its support Thursday for the creation of a new license for pharmacies with the exception of those downtown.
A subcommittee studying...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 6:59 AM
If Naperville allows Walgreens to sell liquor, the downtown store may not be included due to ongoing trouble with alcohol-fueled incidents in that area.
The restriction was one of a dozen recommended by a city advisory group that has been studying the...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 7:40 AM
Walgreens will be able to sell alcohol in nine Naperville stores, but not downtown.
Councilmen on Tuesday approved a new type of liquor license for pharmacies, but decided not allow any business to start selling packaged liquor in the downtown due to...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Walgreen Co. said Wednesday that sales at stores open at least a year rose by 4.5 percent in November, but they would have increased even more if not for a number of generic drug introductions over the past year.
The sales figure was a bit higher than...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 4:07 PM
I'm sad to report that even Santa Claus isn't immune to being exploited by grinches looking to steal at Christmas.
There are scams seeking to cash in on your desire to make your child's Christmas special with a handwritten letter from jolly old St....
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:08 AM
You might not have to leave your cubicle at work or your couch at home to get that sore throat or nasty cough checked out.
Walgreens is launching a virtual doctor visit feature on its mobile app, the company announced Monday. The nation's largest...