was also drawn to Soma's automated fulfillment center--located in West Chester, OH, near five pharmacy schools and three overnight air hubs--and seasoned management team of mail-order and retail pharmacy veterans.
They noted whether the mother had had CVS
, amniocentesis, or no such testing during the pregnancy in question.
In addition to announcing the increased special dividend, CVS
and Caremark reiterated the many immediate and long-term financial benefits for shareholders included in their proposed merger, including:
We are pleased to support hurricane relief and recovery efforts with a donations from CVS
and the CVS
/pharmacy Charitable Trust to the American Red Cross.
Your Caremark Board strongly supports the agreement to combine our company with CVS
in a merger of equals.
We are very pleased to announce today several steps taken by CVS
and Caremark that will deliver additional value to both shareholder bases while significantly enhancing the capital structure of our combined company going forward," said Mac Crawford, Chairman, CEO and President of Caremark.
and Caremark filed a preliminary joint proxy statement/prospectus with the SEC in connection with the proposed merger on December 19, 2006.
With this step, we are much closer to creating the largest and best positioned integrated pharmacy services provider, offering expanded choice and better healthcare outcomes for consumers and more effective cost management and innovative programs for payers," said Tom Ryan, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of CVS
An audio webcast of the presentation will be broadcast simultaneously through the Investor Relations portion of the CVS
website for all interested parties.
) will be holding a conference call on Thursday, November 2, 2006, at 8:30 a.
Corporation (NYSE: CVS
) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved its quarterly dividend of 3.
) today announced that total revenues for the four-week period ended August 26, 2006 increased 23.
PharmaCare is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CVS
is America's largest retail pharmacy, operating 6,171 retail and specialty pharmacy stores in 43 states and the District of Columbia as of July 29, 2006.
/pharmacy, America's largest retail pharmacy, announced today that it has reached an agreement with Midwest Health Plan that will enable CVS
to continue filling prescriptions for Midwest Health Plan members.