Seven local Eckerd stores will close

Darce, Keith
May 1995
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);5/8/95, Vol. 15 Issue 44, p1
Reports on the closure of Eckerd Corp.'s seven area drug stores in New Orleans, La. Closure as part of company's effort to dump unproductive outlets; Locations of the stores.


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