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August 01, 2015 6:22 AM ET

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Company Overview of EDC Drug Stores, Inc.

Company Overview

EDC Drug Stores, Inc. operates a chain of drug stores in North Carolina. The company also provides therapy-managed programs, as well as compounding, injectable, and oral pharmaceutical treatments for infertility, hepatitis, rheumatoid arthritis, HIV/AIDS, transplant, dermatology, mental health, growth hormone deficiency, oncology, and multiple sclerosis. In addition, it offers Rx online refills; pharmacy services, such as auto refill prescription program, specialty pharmacy, and medication therapy management services; and clinical services, including flu shots and immunizations, medication therapy management, and diabetes classes. Further, the company allows patients to access screenings for...

3220 Spring Forest Road

Raleigh, NC 27616

United States

Founded in 1951





Key Executives for EDC Drug Stores, Inc.

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
General Counsel and Director of Real Estate and Acquisitions
Vice President of Human Resources
Director of Customer Relations & Administration and Chairman of Kerr Cares for Kids
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

EDC Drug Stores, Inc. Key Developments

Walgreens to Close 20 Kerr Drug Pharmacies

Walgreen Co. completed its acquisition of Kerr Drug on Friday and will close 20 of the 76 stores it acquired. The stores to close are mostly outside the Triangle area, with the closest being one in Zebulon and one in Mebane. The Triad area seems to have received a higher concentration of the closings. Of the 20 that are closing, 16 stores will have their prescription files transferred to nearby Walgreens pharmacies. Customers will not need to provide any additional information to fill an existing prescription at Walgreens because the new pharmacy will already have the details on file. Walgreen Co. had already announced 84 layoffs that will happen in 2014.

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