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July 5, 2012

Walgreens Co. has entered into an agreement to acquire Stephen L. LaFrance Holdings Inc., the owner and operator of the USA Drug chain, for about $438 million, gaining stores in several Southern states.

Deerfield, Ill. -- Walgreens Co. has entered into an agreement to acquire Stephen L. LaFrance Holdings Inc., the owner and operator of the USA Drug chain, for about $438 million, gaining stores in several Southern states. The acquisition comes on the heels of Walgreens’ announcement that it was buying a 45% stake in Alliance Boots GmbH for $6.7 billion last month to expand globally.

October 14, 2009

Walgreens Co. announced on Thursday that it has authorized a new $2 billion share-repurchase program,...

February 3, 2008

Deerfield, Ill. Walgreens Co. on Monday said same-store sales rose 3.8% in January, helped by...