| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Today's announcement by Walgreens that it would not seek to move its corporate headquarters (for tax purposes, anyway) out of the United States may well be the exception that proves the rule of an inexorable trend toward so-called "corporate inversion."...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Big swing and a miss by GOP U.S. Senate nominee Jim Oberweis, reacting to news that Walgreen Co. is not going to move its headquarters overseas for tax purposes:
“The Walgreen's saga symbolizes Dick Durbin's 32-year career in Washington. His...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 11:18 AM
In coming weeks, Walgreen Co. is expected to decide whether it will proceed with the purchase of a big European drugstore chain. That deal would enable Walgreen to relocate from north suburban Deerfield to Europe, where it would pay a lower tax rate....
| Sep 16, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Walgreens is not headed to Europe. But it is going to Delaware.
The nation’s largest drugstore chain, following in the footsteps of more than half of the nation’s publicly traded companies, plans to incorporate in The First State following...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Five senators on Thursday urged Burger King Worldwide Inc. not to move to lower-tax Canada, accusing the company of trying to avoid paying its fair share for roads and other public services it receives in the United States.
The letter, organized by Sen....
| Sep 11, 2014
| 1:43 PM
The Walgreens project in downtown Batavia has been delayed — again.
It's been five years since Batavia Enterprises asked Walgreens to review a plan to build a new store with a drive-through at a new downtown location, the developers said. After...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Walgreen Co said it had appointed Barry Rosenstein of hedge fund Jana Partners to its board as the company moves to complete its takeover of drugstore chain Alliance Boots.
Rosenstein, Jana's founder and managing partner, will join Walgreen's board...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
At some Walgreen stores, there are health clinics staffed by nurse practitioners, cafes that sell barista-prepared coffee and Eyebrow Bars where trained professionals groom unruly facial hair.
Oh, and pharmacists fill prescriptions, too.
| Aug 24, 2013
| 4:04 AM
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| Aug 10, 2013
| 4:44 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores for back-to-school shopping. Plus, we have freebies, dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving all...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:23 AM
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