Have you heard anything about potential Walgreens layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
I have been trying for five days to get my wife’s critical prescription GOCOVRI filled. I was up against a deadline as we have plane reservations for Thursday June 2nd and after about 20 phone calls I was unable to obtain accurate status of where the... — read more
Many brag about overcoming everything they have experienced here and that they have much better jobs now, but that is only a part of the story. There are also many whom this company got rid of in a very ugly way and whose lives were ruined because... — read more
They are losing their employees and pharmacists left and right. The can't even keep pharmacies open for customers because they have no one to work at their stores anymore. And some stores are closed for lack of staffing mostly because their managers... — read more
Do you think there will be Walgreens layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
Walgreens closing 5 more San Francisco stores, blames rampant theft Following an announcement by retail chain Walgreens that it's closing five of its San Francisco stores due to retail theft, city Supervisor Ahsha Safai said Tuesday he's hoping... — read more
A rule of thumb for many retailers will show 1/3 of stores making a profit, 1/3 breaking even and 1/3 losing cash. Walgreens (and Boots) stores until recently had a reason to keep failing stores open….. they helped the Alliance (pharmaceutical... — read more
This is ridiculous. Was management aiming to alienate new hires from the rest of us by giving them starting pay that's so close to some of us who've been here for over a decade (and even longer in some cases) without giving everybody an appropriate... — read more
Hey folks, first time poster here. Are there any Windsor CT Distribution Center employees here? If so, how much longer are these 12 hour days going to continue? I do not want to see this throughout the Winter that’s for sure. I’m tired of coiming in... — read more
Walgreens has affected so many ASM’s lives with this role refresh garbage. I’m one of those employees. I was told that there would be 3 ESM’s in my area. Well guess what- I was eliminated the ESM’s that was chosen over me has been an ASM for 3... — read more
This is not the company I started working for anymore. For many years I invested 100 percent of myself and I tried to do my best. I had opportunities to move to much better places, but I didn’t, I stayed here. I am disappointed in how this company is... — read more
That’s what all my colleagues think, that Walgreens will eventually be in big trouble when they run out of top employees. No one talented enough wants to work here anymore. What more does this company have to offer? I would say - very little. .. — read more
I think it's obvious this company doesn't care about its employees. It's all about the bottom line. These latest changes are going to make it harder on all of us and why? So that those on top can get bigger bonuses? Shame on them for treating us this... — read more
Walgreens had a secret conference call this week with it store managers. And by this I mean the store managers had to be at home on the call. This call was to inform the Store managers that Walgreens will be eliminating the Assistant Store manager... — read more
What's our next step? What needs to be done?
Between 500 and 1000 salaried jobs eliminated. Mostly US but also UK. 80 - 90% of staff. And questionable for those that remain. Some cut same day and most given 6 months ( or less). Lower level to desktop support to engineer to architect to... — read more
What's the biggest location, what's the overall employee count and how many employees work at Deerfield?
Is it true there'll be a big announcement on January 17 about major IT cuts?
Do you predict that there will be Walgreens Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
They keep telling us that floaters will convert with their home stores. For areas that already converted, did they layoff all or some of the floaters?
Read up... More slashing with the focus on slashing bonuses, laying off IT employees and any overhead. The spiral of destruction is accelerating. Things are not getting beter indeed. Last year, the Deerfield-based pharmacy chain had already cut... — read more
About two months ago Walgreens made redundant three store managers in the Phoenix, AZ area. All three store managers were good performers, each had more than 20 years of tenure with the company... That's significant - it sends a signal to all of us... — read more
Pharmacy managers just got told to cut hours and eliminate 3rd shift and work longer shifts? Any chance they will offer a severance package?
If there will be no Walgreens Layoffs in 2019 please say so?