How will Walgreens Boots Alliance benefit from Rite Aid acquisition?

Walgreens Boots Alliance has acquired rival Rite Aid in a deal worth $17.2bn

Walgreens Boots Alliance’s $17.2bn (£11.1bn) move to buy rival Rite Aid means it will establish itself as the world’s second-largest retailer.

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