July 25, 2017 1:53 PM ET

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Company Overview of Walgreen Co.

Company Overview

Walgreen Co. owns and operates drugstores in the United States. It offers prescription drugs and refills, contact lenses, color lenses, disposables, multifocal lenses, toric lenses, vial lenses, solutions and drops, cases, and eye health supplements. The company also provides beauty, diet and fitness products, home medical supplies and equipment, medicines products treatments, natural products organic, seasonal products, sexual wellness, personal care, vitamins and supplements, diet and fitness, and grocery products. It also offers infusion, respiratory, and specialty pharmacy services; and health information services. The company has a strategic alliance with Prime Therapeutics. Walgreen Co...

1419 Lake Cook Road

MS# L180

Deerfield, IL 60015

United States

Founded in 1901



Key Executives for Walgreen Co.

EVP, CEO&President of Global Wholesale, CEO & President of International Retail
Age: 64
Executive Vice President and President of Global Brands
Age: 50
Executive Vice President and President of Boots
Age: 46
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Walgreen Co. Key Developments

Walgreen Co. Presents at 8th Annual InterFace Healthcare Real Estate 2016, Sep-22-2016 10:10 AM

Walgreen Co. Presents at 8th Annual InterFace Healthcare Real Estate 2016, Sep-22-2016 10:10 AM. Venue: Dallas, United States. Speakers: Sam Totos, Healthcare Real Estate Manager.

Walgreen Co Wins $1.93 Million Federal Contract

Walgreen Co won a $1,925,000 federal contract from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for retail pharmacy immunization services.

Walgreen Co. and Prime Therapeutics Announce Long-Term Strategic Alliance

On August 29, 2016, Walgreen Co. and Prime Therapeutics announced a long-term strategic alliance that includes a new retail pharmacy network agreement and the combination of the companies' central specialty pharmacy and mail service businesses. The transaction, which is subject to the expiration or termination of applicable waiting periods under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, and other customary closing conditions, is expected to close in the first half of calendar 2017.

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