TITLE

CVS: A righteous rollout

AUTHOR(S)
Berry, Pat
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Shopping Center World;May2002, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of CVS Pharmacy to open stores in Phoenix, Arizona and Las Vegas, Nevada by the end of 2001 and mid-2002. Purpose of combining stealth and speed for the rollout programs; Factors that create challenges for CVS and Carter & Burgess.
ACCESSION #
6740596

 

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