DEERFIELD, Ill., 2016-Nov-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — To celebrate the service and sacrifices of the nation’s military, Walgreens is offering a Veterans Day discount to all veterans, active duty military personnel and their immediate family members. On Friday, Nov. 11, customers with a Walgreens Balance® Rewards card and valid military ID or proof of service will receive 20 percent off regular price eligible store items* at any Walgreens or Duane Reade drugstore nationwide.
“We are always honored to serve our veterans and military personnel, and this year we take particular pride in welcoming Tricare members to Walgreens beginning Dec. 1. That’s the day Walgreens joins the Tricare pharmacy network so active duty and retired military members and their families who participate in Tricare can fill their prescriptions at Walgreens,” said Richard Ashworth, president, pharmacy and retail operations, Walgreens. “For their service, commitment and sacrifice, we at Walgreens are deeply grateful.”
A Balance® Rewards customer loyalty program membership is free and can be obtained at checkout.
Walgreens (www.walgreens.com), one of the nation’s largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA), the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. More than 10 million customers interact with Walgreens each day in communities across America, using the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice. Walgreens operates 8,175 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Walgreens omnichannel business includes Walgreens.com and VisionDirect.com. Approximately 400 Walgreens stores offer Healthcare Clinic or other provider retail clinic services.
*Offer valid for veterans, active-duty military and their immediate family members on November 11, 2016 only with Balance® Rewards card and proof of service. Valid in Walgreens and Duane Reade stores. Discount valid on regular-price items only. Discount not valid on alcohol, dairy, tobacco, stamps, phone/prepaid/gift cards, money orders/transfers, transportation passes, lottery tickets, charitable donations, newspapers, magazines, pseudoephedrine or ephedrine products, clinic services, pharmacy items or services, sales tax, home medical equipment and durable medical equipment products, clinic services, health tests, contact lenses, items or services submitted to insurance for reimbursement or where otherwise limited by law. Not valid toward Prescription Savings Club membership fee. Void where prohibited.