What are your current store growth plans?
We expect a net increase in our store count in fiscal 2015 of approximately 60-120 stores.
How many stores did Walgreens open last year?
In fiscal 2014, Walgreens opened a total of 184 new locations and acquired 84 locations, for a net decrease of 273 after relocations and closings.
How big are your stores?
The average size for a typical Walgreens is about 14,500 square feet and the sales floor averages about 11,000 square feet.
How do we select locations for new stores?
There are several factors that Walgreens takes into account, such as major intersections, traffic patterns, demographics and locations near hospitals. We prepare more than 100 pages of research for every site under construction.
How many prescriptions do you fill each year?
Walgreens filled 856 million prescriptions in fiscal 2014.
How many employees does Walgreen Co. have?
We employ 251,000 people.
What is Walgreens Vision?
Click here to read our Vision.
How many items do you carry?
Each Walgreens store provides about 18,000 different items.
How many stores do you have?
As of August 31, 2014, Walgreens operated 8,207 drugstores. In addition to its drugstores, Walgreens also operates infusion and respiratory services facilities, specialty pharmacies and mail service facilities. Its Take Care Health Systems subsidiary manages more than 400 in-store convenient care clinics.
How many customers visit Walgrens stores?
6.2 million daily
What year was Walgreens founded?
Where can I learn about Walgreens history?
Visit the Our Past section on Walgreens.com.
Where does Walgreens rank in its industry?
Walgreens leads the chain drugstore industry in sales and profit.
What are recent sales and earnings?
Visit Financial and Other Numbers.
When are the next quarterly earnings announced?
Our fiscal 2015 first quarter earnings will be announced December 23, 2014.
When does your fiscal year end?
Our fiscal year ends on August 31.
What is Walgreens credit rating?
Moody's rates Walgreens long-term debt Baa2 and short-term debt Prime 2. Standard & Poor's rates Walgreens long-term debt BBB and short-term debt A-2.
What is Walgreens stock split history?
Walgreens has declared seven two-for-one stock splits since 1980. Visit Walgreens stock split history.
What is the recent dividend history for Walgreens stock?
Visit Walgreens dividend history.