UPDATE; A Walgreens representative told KOLR10 that they entered into an agreement to acquire prescription records and related inventory from 20 retail Family Pharmacy locations throughout Southwest Missouri.
When Family Pharmacy locations close, prescription records will automatically transfer to nearby Walgreens pharmacies.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Family Pharmacy will be closing its doors after September 2.
The brand has been sold to Walgreens, where accounts and prescriptions will be transferred after the closings.
A pharmacist with Family Pharmacy said many of the employees will lose their jobs.
Walgreens will do interviews with some of the people who want to stay.
There is no word on why the stores are closing.