Description: When patients arrive at Woods Pharmacy & Prescription in Mountain View, Ark., pharmacist Dana Woods greets them by name. In a town of 3,000, where Woods has owned the $2 million pharmacy and soda fountain for 26 years, he usually also knows their parents, their children, and their medications.
Questions for discussion:
- Describe the retail pharmaceutical industry and the changes taking place.
- Do you think this merger will be good or bad for small retailers?