Kerr Drug http://wunc.org en Walgreens To Buy NC's Kerr Drugstores http://wunc.org/post/walgreens-buy-ncs-kerr-drugstores <p>The largest drugstore chain in the United States is buying out North Carolina-based Kerr Drug.</p><p>The banner on the <a href="https://www.kerrdrug.com/">Kerr Drug website</a> says it’s North Carolina’s only hometown pharmacy.&nbsp; But after more than 60 years, Kerr Drug is losing that designation. Walgreens announced today it’s acquiring Kerr’s drugstores and its specialty pharmacy business that fills prescriptions for chronic, complex treatments like cancer.</p><p>Michael Polzin is a spokesman for Walgreens, based in Illinois.</p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 20:33:52 +0000 Leoneda Inge 22258 at http://wunc.org Walgreens To Buy NC's Kerr Drugstores