Sept 8- Drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said it would likely have to divest between 500 and 1000 stores, more than its previous estimate, to win regulatory approval for its planned acquisition of Rite Aid Corp.. Rite Aid shares were up 6.5 percent at $8.28 in early trading on Thursday. Walgreens, in October last year, offered to buy smaller peer Rite Aid...
Sept 8- Drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said it would likely have to divest between 500 and 1000 stores to win regulatory approval for its planned acquisition of Rite Aid Corp.. Walgreens had earlier estimated it would not have to sell more than 500 stores to win over regulators. The company offered to buy smaller peer Rite Aid in October last year to...
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