Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.'s plan to win U.S. antitrust clearance for its acquisition of Rite Aid Corp. hasn't satisfied officials at the Federal Trade Commission, according to people familiar with the matter.
just a week left before the companies' deadline to complete the deal,
FTC lawyers aren't sold on Walgreen's proposal to sell 865 drugstores to
Fred's Inc. to get approval to take over Rite Aid, said two people, who
asked not to be identified because the discussions are confidential.. . . more