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Description: During a meeting with analysts Wednesday, Walgreens president Alex Gourlay ticked through a list of measures the company had taken since launching a cost-cutting initiative last year that has grown to $1.5 billion.


Date: April 16, 2015


Questions for discussion:

  • Summarize the decisions taken and the reasons presented by management.
  • How do you think employees will respond to these decisions?
  • What does this all say about the leadership at the firm?