|Corporate Name||Rite Aid Corporation|
|Sector||Drug, Health & Beauty Stores|
|Headquarters||Camp Hill, PA|
|Primary SIC Code||5912 – Drug Stores and Proprietary Stores|
|Primary NAICS Code||446110 – Pharmacies and Drug Stores|
|Fiscal Year Ended||March 4, 2017|
Rite Aid operates retail drugstores which sell prescription drugs, as well as front-end products including over-the-counter medications, health and beauty aids, personal care items, cosmetics, household items, convenience foods, greeting cards, and seasonal merchandise. As of Mar 4, 2017, Rite Aid operated 4,536 stores in 31 states and the District of Columbia.
NOTE: On Oct 27, 2015, the company entered into a merger agreement with Walgreens, and the transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2016, subject to Rite Aid stockholder approval, regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions.