Walgreens Will Soon Control 90 Percent of Brooklyn’s Chain Drug Stores: Report Brooklyn Reader October 27, 2015 October 27, 2015, 7:33 pm Walgreens is expected to buy Rite Aid as soon as Wednesday, sources tell the Wall Street Journal. The deal would add Rite Aid’s 4,600 U.S. stores to Walgreens’ 13,200 stores in 11 countries, reportedly putting the worth of the new combined company at about $10 billion. Walgreens already acquired Duane […] Click here to view original web page at patch.com Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.