Perry Drug Stores realignment
Chain divides core drugstore business into four groups. Two units of approximately 100 stores each will be headed by Group VPs Mickey Kole and Samuel Boulton. A third unit under Group VP Warren Jeffery includes 38 stores in the Chicago-Milwaukee markets. Perry's 10 A.L. Price deep discount H&BA stores will be headed by group VP Andy Giancamilli. "As a result of the changes, the operations and merchandising people will be closer to the stores and they will have a better understanding of the decisions they need to make," President David Schwartz remarked. The chain also runs 240 discount auto parts stores.
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