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Discount Drug Mart

Discount Drug Mart, Inc.
FoundedElyria, Ohio, 1969
HeadquartersMedina, Ohio
Key peopleParviz Boodjeh, Chairman & CEO
IndustryRetail (Discount) / Pharmacy
ProductsDiscount Drug Mart Food Fair
Revenue$550 million USD annually (2003)
Employees2,450 (2003)
SloganDiscount Drug Mart Saves You the Runaround... We Have Everything You Need.

Discount Drug Mart, Inc., is an Ohio-based drug store chain that opened its first store in Elyria, Ohio in 1969. Since that time, Drug Mart has established stores in over 20 Ohio counties, and currently operates 67 + stores, including Dayton and Columbus. The company also expects to announce further expansion in 2008.

Low prices, outstanding customer service and broad based product lines are at the heart of Drug Mart's growth and success. The company slogan says it all: "Discount Drug Mart Saves You the Runaround...We Have Everything You Need."

The 25,000+ square foot stores stock more than 40,000 items. From health and beauty aides to household merchandise; small appliances, paint, hardware and auto accessories; magazines, greeting cards, paper products,groceries, frozen foods, school & office supplies, and seasonal merchandise, Drug Mart has it all!

Customers can rent videos, and at our Courtesy Center, pay utility bills, send packages UPS or USPS, purchase postage stamps, play the lottery, and buy state hunting or fishing licenses 7 days a week!

Drug Mart's pharmacies have the latest customized computer system and electronic prescription transfer. Pharmacists also offer disease management and various testing and screening services. Our dedicated and friendly pharmacists fill over 4.5 million prescriptions a year!

Discount Drug Mart has two subsidiaries. Immediate Pharmaceutical Services,Inc. handles mail order prescriptions. IPS Network, Inc., an independent third-party pharmacy network, contracts with employers to provide insurance covered prescriptions to their employees, and currently ships to 20 different countries!

Discount Drug Mart takes pride in its customer service, quality products and low discount pricing. Equally important are the company's charitable, community and education related fund raising activities, and serving the health needs of the communities 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

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