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Sales & Earnings

Fiscal year ended
Aug. 31
Sales
(in billions)
Percent increase/
decrease
Earnings
(in billions)
Percent increase/
decrease
2014 $76.4 5.8%  $1.9 -21.1% 
2013 $72.2 0.8% $2.45 15.2%
2012 $71.6 -0.8% $2.13 -21.6%
2011 $72.2 7.1% $2.71 29.8%
2010 $67.4 6.4% $2.09 4.2%


Fiscal year ended Aug. 31 Earnings per share Percent increase/decrease
2014 $2.00 -21.9%
2013 $2.56 5.7%
2012 $2.42 -17.7%
2011 $2.94 38.7%
2010 $2.12 5.0%

Store Growth

Fiscal Year 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
New Locations 184 198 212 261 388
Acquisitions 84 152 54 36 282
Closings 176 153 91 133 120
Net Openings -273 197 175 164 550
Locations 8,309 8,582 8,385 8,210 8,046

Store Base
(as of August 31, 2014)
Total locations: 8,309
Total drugstores: 8,207 in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands


Employee Count
2014:  251,000
2013:  248,000
2012:  240,000
2011:  247,000
2010:  244,000

Total Prescriptions Filled
2014  856 million
2013:  821 million
2012:  784 million
2011:  819 million
2010:  778 million


Number of Customers Served Daily Chainwide
6.2 million

Capital Expenditures
Walgreens anticipates capital expenditures to be approximately $1.7 billion in fiscal 2015.  

A Typical Store
Total size: 14,530 square feet
Sales area: 11,261 square feet
Items for sale: 18,000
Employees: 20-25
Annual sales: $8.5 million

 


 

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