Austintown Walgreens location to close in November
In June, Walgreens announced it would be closing 150 stores in the US in a cost-cutting effort.
Now, those closings are hitting home here in the Valley, with the Walgreens in Austintown Township announcing the store at 40 N. Meridian Road.
In a statement from Walgreens, efforts are underway to retain employees at that location to other nearby stores.
The chain owners, Walgreens Boots Alliance, also announced in June the closing of 300 UK-based Boits locations as part of a cost-cutting effort, announced after the pharmacy third quarter earnings call. At the time,
According to the Mahoning County Auditor's website, this location was built in 2008.