The chain CVS stops selling tobacco
Important decision by the pharmacy chain CVS to stop smoking
Besides eliminating cigarette packets from their 7,700 stores across the nation, the chain announced that they changed their name from “CVS / Caremark Corp” (CVS / Brand care) to “CVS Health” (“CVS Health”). “We are facing what we all see as a changing landscape in health care,” Larry Merlo told the media.
The company had announced in February they would be ending tobacco sales and derivatives in their establishments, estimating a reduction of about 2,000 million dollars in annual revenue. The news shook the health care market in the United States, had serious repercussions on Wall Street and was praised by the healthcare community and by...( read the full free article by clicking on the link below)