Walgreens confident in face of Brexit and Rite Aid uncertainty
Walgreens Boots Alliance
executives say they are confident about the second half of the year,
despite the uncertainty raised by last month's Brexit vote, and the
ongoing regulatory review of their pending $9.5 billion acquisition of
rival Rite Aid.
The deal remains on track to close at the end of the year, Executive Vice Chairman and CEO Stefano Pessina said on the pharmacy chain's earnings conference call.. . . more