| Feb 1, 2012
Rhonda Moore has her health back.
Diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 2009, Moore, 58, has reduced her blood glucose levels significantly through healthy eating and daily exercise. But a lack of supermarkets in her North Chicago neighborhood makes it...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 8:37 AM
Walgreen Co.’s sales have been weak, but that’s not stopping the country’s largest drugstore chain from making a major push to expand, most recently with its $438-million purchase of the USA Drug pharmacy chain.
The purchase from...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 10:22 AM
Drugstore chain Walgreen Co.’s deal Tuesday with European pharmaceutical, health and beauty giant Alliance Boots is one best described with words such as “largest,” “biggest” and “most.”
Walgreens, the biggest U....
| Dec 10, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Customers who subscribe to Walgreen Co.'s e-mails should be on the alert for spam that directs them to another website where they are asked for personal data, the company warned Friday. Walgreens recently became aware of "unauthorized access" of its......
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:22 PM
If you get your prescriptions filled at Walgreen Co.'s stores, and your prescription plan uses Express Scripts, you likely know by now that you're facing a big change: Walgreen's won't take your Express Scripts card. The two companies butted heads last...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 7:37 AM
Deerfield-based drugstore giant Walgreen Co. and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Wednesday that Walgreens will open dozens of new food outlets as the retailer upgrades stores and expands in Chicago. The plan will include the addition of 600 jobs in...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 8:39 PM
In a recurring early theme of his tenure, Mayor Rahm Emanuel put the squeeze on organized labor Wednesday, telling City Hall unions he’ll lay off 625 workers unless they quickly get on board with money-saving changes to their jobs.
| Mar 18, 2011
| 1:28 PM
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| Mar 18, 2011
| 1:34 PM
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| Mar 24, 2011
| 5:52 AM
Moving into the business of online retail, Walgreen Co. said it will buy Drugstore.com for more than $400 million.
The deal will give Walgreens access to more than 3 million online customers and add about 60,000 new products.
The deal comes just weeks...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 4:20 PM
If a nuclear reactor were to melt down in Illinois, the state has enough potassium iodide on hand to distribute to residents living within 10 miles of a nuclear power plant, the Illinois Emergency Management Agency said Friday.
A top official with the...