Walgreens unveils rebranding effort as pharmacy wars escalate

CNBC| Mon Dec 04 13:00:13 EST 2017
In the wake of CVS Health announcing its plans to acquire insurer Aetna for roughly $69 billion, aiming to safeguard against challenges in retail and health care, Walgreens is taking a different approach to grow, starting at the front of its stores. The Illinois-based drugstore chain announced Monday a rebranding strategy aimed at educating consumers on Walgreens' long-standing history, and stepping up efforts to target a younger demographic, particularly females. Earlier this year, Walgreens said it would acquire roughly 1,900 stores from the Rite Aid nameplate, which are still being transferred over. Initially, Walgreens tried to outright buy the chain in 2015, and has since scaled back th..

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