Calendar 2013 sales to date were $54.11 billion, an increase of 4.1 percent from $51.97 billion in 2012.Walgreens opened 17 stores during September, including eight relocations, and closed one. On Sept. 30, Walgreens operated 8,590 locations in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands. That includes 8,123 drugstores, 77 more than a year ago, including five net stores acquired over the last 12 months. The company also operates infusion and respiratory services facilities, specialty pharmacies and mail service facilities. Its Take Care Health Systems subsidiary manages more than 700 in-store convenient care clinics and worksite health and wellness centers.
|September Comparable Sales and Prescriptions Filled|
|Total Comp Sales||7.4||%||1.9||%||-0.5||%||0.0||%||0.3||%|
|Comp Front End||2.9||%||-||-||-||-|
|Comp Rx Sales||10.2||%||2.9||%||- 0.7||%||- 0.1||%||0.5||%|
|Comp Rx Scripts||9.6||%*||2.9||%||-||- 0.2||%||0.8||%|
|* Includes +2.3 percentage points from patients filling more 90-day prescriptions|