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Rite Aid’s Vote for Your Favorite Pharmacy Team Member Contest Returns
Company's Annual Contest Honors Rite Aid Pharmacy Associates During American Pharmacists Month
CAMP HILL, Pa. (Oct. 1, 2013) - In celebration of American Pharmacists Month, Rite Aid is bringing back its popular Vote for Your Favorite Pharmacy Team Member Contest. Through the contest, Rite Aid customers have a chance to win $2,500 in Rite Aid gift cards by nominating a favorite member of their Rite Aid pharmacy team. The contest, now in its tenth year, was designed to recognize Rite Aid pharmacy associates including pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy cashiers and Wellness Ambassadors, for providing excellent customer service.
"As a health and wellness destination, every day our pharmacy teams are on the front lines, helping our customers live and stay well," said Dan Miller, Rite Aid senior vice president of pharmacy operations. "From the Wellness Ambassador who helps a customer learn about the Rite Aid programs available to help them manage their medications to the pharmacist counseling a patient on over-the-counter medications or immunizations, our pharmacy associates are making a difference in the health and well-being of those they serve in their communities. We are so proud of our pharmacy teams, and this contest is a great way for us to thank them for the top-notch service they provide to our customers."
From now through Oct. 31, customers can vote for their favorite pharmacy team member via a mail-in nomination form available at any Rite Aid pharmacy or online at www.riteaid.com/vote. Customers who vote will automatically be entered into a random drawing to win $2,500 in Rite Aid gift cards. One nominated pharmacy team member also will win $2,500 in Rite Aid gift cards through a random drawing. For complete details and official rules, go to any Rite Aid store or visit www.riteaid.com/vote.
All "favorite" Rite Aid pharmacy team members will be recognized by Rite Aid with a Favorite Pharmacy Team Member lapel pin and a letter of commendation from Rite Aid's Chairman and CEO John Standley.
Rite Aid Corporation is one of the nation's leading drugstore chains with more than 4,600 stores in 31 states and the District of Columbia and fiscal 2013 annual revenues of $25.4 billion. Information about Rite Aid, including corporate background and press releases, is available through the company's website at www.riteaid.com.
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