December 21, 2016
Fred’s Pharmacy Buys 865 Rite AIds
Fred’s Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) has signed an agreement with Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA) and Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) to purchase 865 stores and certain assets related to store operations located across the eastern and western United States for $950 million in cash.
Closing of the transaction is expected to take several months after Walgreens Boots Alliance’s proposed acquisition of Rite Aid is completed. The deal is also subject to approval by the Federal Trade Commission as well as customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions.
Fred’s Pharmacy will become the third largest pharmacy Chain in the United States.
December 9, 2016
On Thursday, December 8, 2017, a decision was made at the Wards Corner Task Force Meeting to continue meeting quarterly. You will find the 2017 meeting scheduled for the Greater Wards Corner Task Force Meeting below:
March 9, 2017
June 8, 2017
September 14, 2017
December 14, 2017.
Please enter these dates in your calendar. Time for all dates is 8:30 a.m. at The Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center, 7300 Newport Avenue.
All are welcome to attend.
December 7, 2016
This is a reminder that the Greater Wards Corner Task Force is scheduled to meet on Thursday, December 8, 2016, 830 – 930 a.m. at the Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center.
Wards Corner Task Force Meeting Agenda
Results for the Greater Wards Corner Task Force Survey