Walgreens on Wednesday reported February sales of $6.1 billion, an increase of 5% compared with the same month in fiscal 2013.
Walgreens' February sales fell short of analyst projections due to a sharper impact from generic drug introductions.
Higher front-end sales for the month of February helped counter-balance lost revenue from Express Scripts prescriptions, Walgreeens reported Monday. Overall, the drug store chain reported a 1.5% sales increase to $5.9 billion.
Walgreens had February sales of $5.31 billion, an increase of 3.2% from $5.14 billion for...