Amazon says the price of an annual membership will remain at $79 even as it increases 20 per cent in the U.S. starting next month
McKesson Canada’s Rexall chain is closing 40 outlets in Ontario and Western Canada, nearly one-tenth of its total store base, according to a memo sent to company employees. The closings come about a year and a half after San Francisco-based McKesson Corp. finalized the purchase of Rexall Health. They take place amid a challenging chain drug market in Canada, where generic drug prices have been dropping following stepped up government and insurance scrutiny. The memo spelled out a strategy including making the most of McKesson’s distribution channels and discerning the greatest value for its retail assets.
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Market analyst believes Aldi and Lidl will one day make their moves to Canada