26 May 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance Announces Pricing of $6 Billion of Unsecured, Unsubordinated Notes

DEERFIELD, Ill., 26 May 2016 – Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of unsecured, unsubordinated notes.

26 May 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Rings Nasdaq Opening Bell in Celebration of Red Nose Day

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise, rang the Opening Bell this morning at the Nasdaq Stock Market in celebration of Walgreens participation in Red Nose Day. Walgreens, one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance.

20 May 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance’s Board of Directors Thanks JANA Partners’ Barry Rosenstein for Board Service

DEERFIELD, Ill., 20 May 2016 - The board of directors of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today thanked Barry Rosenstein, managing partner of JANA Partners LLC, for his service as a director of the company (including its predecessor, Walgreen Co.) since September 2014. Pursuant to the Nomination and Support Agreement between Walgreens and JANA signed at that time, Rosenstein’s board service was scheduled to end once JANA reduced its investment in Walgreens below a certain threshold, which JANA did this week. JANA continues to hold a significant stake in Walgreens..

05 May 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance Announces Secondary Common Stock Offering

DEERFIELD, Ill. (BUSINESS WIRE), May 05, 2016 - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) (the “company”) today announced that affiliates of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (the “selling stockholders”) intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering 15,000,000 shares of the company’s common stock pursuant to the shelf registration statement (File No. 333-209569) filed by the company with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on 17 February 2016. The selling stockholders also intend to grant the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,500,000 shares of the company's common stock.

12 April 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

The board of directors of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 36 cents per share, a 6.7 percent increase over the year ago dividend.

11 April 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance sells Alliance Healthcare Russia to 36.6 in return for 15% stake in combined group

DEERFIELD, Ill., 11 April, 2016 – Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today announced that it has sold its local pharmaceutical wholesale business, Alliance Healthcare Russia, to leading Russian health and beauty retailer 36.6 (Moscow Exchange: APTK). 

05 April 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance Reports Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter Results

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today announced financial results for the second quarter and first six months of fiscal year 2016 that ended 29 February 2016.

18 March 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance Exercises Warrants to Purchase AmerisourceBergen Shares

DEERFIELD, Ill. (BUSINESS WIRE), March 18, 2016 - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today announced that it has exercised warrants to purchase 22,696,912 shares of AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE: ABC) common stock for an aggregate payment of approximately $1.17 billion. The transaction was funded using existing cash on hand.

08 March 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance Schedules Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter Earnings Announcement for 5 April 2016

DEERFIELD, Ill., March 08, 2016 - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) will release its fiscal 2016 second quarter earnings results at 7 a.m. Eastern time Tuesday, 5 April 2016, followed by a one-hour conference call with Walgreens Boots Alliance management beginning at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time.

28 January 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

DEERFIELD, Ill., 28 January 2016 - The board of directors of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 36 cents per share, a 6.7 percent increase over the year ago dividend. The dividend is payable 11 March 2016 to stockholders of record as of 18 February 2016.

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