DEERFIELD, Ill. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 03, 2016 - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) announced today that the company will participate in the following investor conferences in November:
- Co-Chief Operating Officer Alex Gourlay will participate in a fireside chat at the Credit Suisse 25th Annual Healthcare Conference at The Phoenician, Scottsdale, Ariz. on Tuesday, 8 November at 2:30 p.m. Mountain time (4:30 p.m. Eastern time).
- Gourlay will also participate in a fireside chat at the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference at the Crowne Plaza Times Square, New York, N.Y. on Tuesday, 15 November at 8:40 a.m. Eastern time.
- Executive Vice President and Global Chief Financial Officer George Fairweather will participate in a fireside chat at the Jefferies 2016 London Healthcare Conference at the Waldorf Hilton, London, UK on Thursday, 17 November at 10:40 a.m. GMT (5:40 a.m. Eastern time).
The audio portions of all three appearances will be webcast live and can be heard by visiting http://investor.walgreensbootsalliance.com/events.cfm.
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About Walgreens Boots Alliance
Walgreens Boots Alliance (Nasdaq: WBA) is the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise.
The company was created through the combination of Walgreens and Alliance Boots in December 2014, bringing together two leading companies with iconic brands, complementary geographic footprints, shared values and a heritage of trusted health care services through pharmaceutical wholesaling and community pharmacy care, dating back more than 100 years.
Walgreens Boots Alliance is the largest retail pharmacy, health and daily living destination across the USA and Europe. Walgreens Boots Alliance and the companies in which it has equity method investments together have a presence in more than 25* countries and employ more than 400,000* people. The company is a global leader in pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing retail and, together with the companies in which it has equity method investments, has over 13,200* stores in 11* countries as well as one of the largest global pharmaceutical wholesale and distribution networks, with over 390* distribution centers delivering to more than 230,000** pharmacies, doctors, health centers and hospitals each year in more than 20* countries. In addition, Walgreens Boots Alliance is one of the world’s largest purchasers of prescription drugs and many other health and wellbeing products.
The company’s portfolio of retail and business brands includes Walgreens, Duane Reade, Boots and Alliance Healthcare, as well as increasingly global health and beauty product brands, such as No7, Botanics, Liz Earle and Soap & Glory.
In October 2016 Walgreens Boots Alliance received the United Nations Foundation Global Leadership Award for its commitment to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.
More company information is available at www.walgreensbootsalliance.com.
* As of 31 August 2016, using publicly available information for AmerisourceBergen.
** For 12 months ending 31 August 2016, using publicly available information for AmerisourceBergen.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.
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