Walgreen plans to eliminate 1,000 management jobs in fiscal 2009 with retirement and layoffs (Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune)
NEW YORK - Drugstore operator Walgreen Co. said Thursday it will cut 1,000 jobs by mid-year, or about 9 percent of corporate management, through a combination of voluntary buyouts and layoffs.
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