Walgreens was founded in 1901 by Charles Jr.Walgreens and his son, Charles III. Walgreens is the largest retail pharmacy chain in the country. Walgreens is also considered to be the leader in innovative drugstore retailing. Walgreens pioneered many modern pharmacy and store features. Those concepts include: computerized pharmacies connected nationwide, which was introduced in 1981 by Walgreens. In 1991, the company completed point-of-sale scanning chainwide. In fiscal 2008, the company will open 550 more stores in the United States. Through its Walgreens Health Services division Walgreen Co. provides pharmacy benefit management, home care, mail service, as well as specialty pharmacy services.
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I had always filled my 90 day Tamoxifen prescription at Walmart but decided to give Walgreens a try. What a mistake that was. Walmart charges $24 for 90 day supply of 20 mg pills. Walgreens cried to charge $199. That's over 8 times as much. I told the pharmacist what Walmart charged and she told me that I must be mistaken. So I had the script transferred to Walmart and paid $24 for the...