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Walgreens buying Rite Aid, creating drugstore giant

...Walgreens is buying buy rival Rite Aid for about $9.41 billion in will pay $9 for each share of Rite Aid Corp. That's a 48 percent premium to Rite Aid's closing price of $6.08 Monday...
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Boosting OT: Obama calls for broader coverage

...just expected if you were a store manager."She made about $45,000 a year as an hourly worker in a previous job at a Rite Aid in California, where she typically worked 48 hours a week and received overtime.The White House's proposed changes...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Mall was rocked by the loss of its other anchor, when Rite Aid pulled out in the summer of 1998. About the same time...after the national chain filed for bankruptcy. The loss of Rite Aid has not had as much impact on other businesses as feared...
Juneau Empire Story Archive's quickly filled with gossip. Speculation continues about the voids at the Nugget and Mendenhall malls, left when Rite-Aid/Payless and JC Penny left. Sears, Walmart, somebody must be coming soon . . . Walmart spokeswoman Daphne Davis said...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...within five years, creating uncertainty at the Nugget Mall, which had already lost an anchor tenant with the departure of Rite Aid in 1998. Ted Tollefson, co-owner of the Bellevue, Wash., firm that manages the Nugget Mall, said it's too soon...
Anchors away at the mall

...the loss of its other anchor, when Rite Aid pulled out in the summer of 1998...filed for bankruptcy. The loss of Rite Aid has not had as much impact on other...her business remaining steady after Rite Aid's departure, ``We realized we...
Word of mouth

...paper. People in this town have to begin to respect what we have in Juneau because of tourism. Going, going, gone. Rite Aid, J.C. Penney, and now Lamont's. Who's next? Kmart? Where is the tourist dollar? Trinkets and T-shirts sales...
Individualists need not apply

...fountain up front but that's been replaced by a Carvel's over on the main road. If a blind man knew his way around the Rite Aid in Charlotte, N.C., he could easily find what he wanted in the one in Salem, OR, because they are as alike as the...
Battle for holiday shoppers heats up

...locations. Last year, it introduced lockers in 10 cities for customers to pick up items in stores like 7-Eleven and Rite Aid. But some competitors, including Staples and RadioShack, which initially welcomed the lockers, have taken them out...
Lamonts' money woes worry merchants

...long-term stability. And in 1998, Rite Aid closed its 10 Alaska outlets, including...better than expected after the loss of Rite Aid, a drug and variety store, he said...nothing to do with the Nugget Mall. Rite Aid - it was one of their most profitable...


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