Walgreens to expand headquarters, add 500 jobs

August 7, 2012

Walgreens has agreed to create 500 jobs in Illinois over three years and invest $75 million to expand and renovate more than two dozen of its corporate offices, according to the Chicago Tribune.

“Walgreens has deep roots in Illinois and is an important part of the region’s flourishing health care hub,” Quinn said in a statement. “This expansion will create good paying jobs, attract additional investment to the area and help fuel our economic recovery.”

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