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Walgreen declines to pursue overseas tax relief, but motivation remains for other companies

...possible customer backlash helped dissuade Walgreen from trying to trim its tax bill by reorganizing...companies considering the move to follow Walgreen's lead and stay rooted in the United States.Walgreen, the nation's biggest drugstore chain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-06/walgreen-declines-pursue-o
Walgreen ready to split with Express Scripts

NEW YORK --- Walgreen Co. said that it is willing to walk...drugstore chain in the U.S., and Walgreen would give up about 7 percent of its...Express Scripts overshadowed news that Walgreen's net income climbed 30 percent in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-06-21/walgreen-co-says-it-will-s
Walgreen profits rise 16 percent

CHICAGO -- Walgreen Co. reported a 16 percent profit gain...Chicago-based William Blair and Co. called it Walgreen's best quarter in the past 18 months...rose 16 percent to $28.1 billion. Walgreen operated 4,414 drugstores in 44 states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/22/fin_419754.shtml
Finance
Walgreen's Rx in drugstore war: Capture 12,000 corners

...a travel agency - there was a time Walgreen Co. had so many businesses that prescription...scarcely dented analysts' assessment that Walgreen is winning the drugstore war. Still...route to a loftier target of 12,000. "Walgreen is beating the pants off its drugstore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/10/bus_415109.shtml
Business
CVS, Walgreen mend ties with prescription deal

...NEW YORK --- CVS Caremark Corp. and Walgreen Co. have settled a dispute that threatened...battling over the amounts Caremark reimburses Walgreen for filling prescriptions for Caremark patients.Walgreen and CVS do billions of dollars in business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-06-18/cvs-walgreen-mend-ties-pre
Walgreen kicks off work on Furys Ferry pharmacy

Drugstore giant Walgreen Co. is building its fourth Augusta...Augusta-based general contractor. Walgreen spokeswoman Carol Hively said the store...have opened during the past two years. Walgreen typically employs 25 people per store...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/12/bus_378218.shtml
Business
Obama announces plan to tighten security for debit cards used for federal benefits

...broader financial industry and retailers toward more secure standards.Obama noted that Home Depot Inc., Target Corp., Walgreen Co. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plan to install payment terminals in their stores equipped to handle cards with digital security...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-17/obama-announces-plan-tight
Notice is hereby given that the owner of WALGREEN #15992 located a...

Notice is hereby given that the owner of WALGREEN #15992 located at 898 Horizon South Pkwy., Grovetown, GA 30813, will apply to the mayor and council of the City of Grovetown...

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Martinez cigarette thief sought

Columbia County authorities are looking for a man who stole cigarettes from a Martinez Walgreen store March 5.The manager of the 3900 Washington Road store told deputies that about 2 a.m., a man tried to buy a carton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-03-15/martinez-cigarette-thi
Pocket change

EMPLOYER SPOTLIGHT: WALGREEN CO. HEADQUARTERS: Deerfield, Ill...Founded in 1901 in Chicago by Charles R. Walgreen, who paid $6,000 to buy the South...locations in the metro area in 2000. Walgreen adds a new Walgreens store on average...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/16/bus_415715.shtml
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