Veterans and Active Duty Military to Receive Veterans Day Discount at Walgreens on Sunday, Nov. 11

  Veterans and Active Duty Military to Receive Veterans Day Discount at
  Walgreens on Sunday, Nov. 11

National drugstore chain honors nation’s heroes for their service, commitment
                  and courage in support of Veterans Day

Business Wire

DEERFIELD, Ill. -- November 07, 2012

To honor and celebrate the service and commitment of the nation’s military
heroes, Walgreens (NYSE: WAG) (Nasdaq: WAG) is offering a discount to all
veterans and active duty military in support of Veterans Day. On Sunday, Nov.
11, they will receive 15 percent off eligible store items and 20 percent off
Walgreens and W Brand products with a valid military ID or proof of service at
any Walgreens and Duane Reade drugstore nationwide.

“To our employees who are veterans and veterans across this great nation, we
want to thank you for your service, sacrifice and courage,” said Mark Wagner,
Walgreens president of operations and community management. “We are grateful
for their contributions and want to offer our appreciation and respect to all
who have served.”

About Walgreens

As the nation's largest drugstore chain with fiscal 2012 sales of $72 billion,
Walgreens (www.walgreens.com) vision is to become America’s first choice for
health and daily living. Each day, Walgreens provides more than 6 million
customers the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and
services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services
and advice in communities across America. Walgreens scope of pharmacy services
includes retail, specialty, infusion, medical facility and mail service, along
with respiratory services. These services improve health outcomes and lower
costs for payers including employers, managed care organizations, health
systems, pharmacy benefit managers and the public sector. The company operates
8,030 drugstores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
Take Care Health Systems is a Walgreens subsidiary that is the largest and
most comprehensive manager of worksite health and wellness centers and
in-store convenient care clinics, with more than 700 locations throughout the
country.

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