Groceries: The new miracle drug

Bull, Becky
September 1998
Progressive Grocer;Sep98, Vol. 77 Issue 9, p88
Trade Publication
Highlights United States drugstore chains' use of groceries to grow fastens and to compete more effectively with supermarkets and mass merchants. Growth in sales and profits due to increased food emphasis; Effort to provide convenience; Lower reimbursement rates from health maintenance organizations; Supermarkets' focus on pharmacy.


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