| 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......
| 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...
| Apr 5, 2011
| 10:07 AM
A warning to Pennsylvania consumers to be on alert for possible financial scams that could appear in your email. The warning comes after recent security breaches at two companies that provide internet security for several major corporations.
| Jan 29, 2012
| 5:16 AM
Walgreens is recalling some chocolate-covered raisins, because they may contain peanuts, almonds and soy.
Blue and white bags of the Walgreens-brand chocolate covered raisins may have been mistakenly filled with the Walgreens bridge mix.
| May 18, 2011
Jim Freedman and his partners have been here before.
"We call this Act Three," he told me one day recently from the Westside high-rise office of Intrepid Investment Bankers, his new firm devoted to mergers and acquisitions in the regional middle market...
| 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.
| Nov 18, 2011
| 10:44 AM
WalGreens (ticker symbol WAG) is the nation's largest drugstore chain with fiscal 2011 sales of $72 billion. The company operates 7,779 drugstores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
2011 rank: 17
2010 rank: 13