The retailer will open nine new stores across Florida in its current fiscal year, creating more than 800 jobs, and also execute a multi-million-dollar capital investment plan by remodeling more than 40 locations across the state
The beauty retailer plans to open some 40 stores in 2017, according to a report by the Chicago Tribune.
The changes, which go into effect June 24, mean that if an associate’s military salary is less than what they were making at their job at Walmart, the company will pay them the difference while they are on a military leave of absence.
Russian pharmacy retailer expects online sales to account for 10% of total revenue by mid-2018 from just 1% now, its corporate finance director told Reuters.
Walgreens is focusing more on health, wellness and beauty and it attempts to draw pharmacy customers to the front end.
Roughly three-quarters of visitors to the online platform are taking active follow-up steps, the retailer announced Tuesday, noting that its digital mental health resources also are reaching a broader demographic of consumers.
Appearance of company’s co-chief operating officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance will help honor Red Nose Day on May 25.
The first year of the program supported 19 student-mentor pairs from 15 schools and colleges of pharmacy. In addition, three students were awarded additional scholarships for their outstanding projects and committed efforts throughout the program.
Changes set to roll out to roughly 400-640 stores include a focus on the in-store pickup experience, as well as an expansion of organic and fresh offerings and grocery pickup.
The supermarket retailer will set up shop in an 80,000-sq.-ft. space, and will also open a restaurant above the location.