Walgreens, fresh off a massive fine for general malfeasance, has decided to partner with Microsoft to take on Amazon in everyone’s new favorite sport – fixing health care. Microsoft is ceding Cloud dominance to Amazon, and Walgreens to CVS (which just bought Aetna), so now they want to leapfrog them and own the market. Walgreens will open up 12 digital health corners in stores that will sell health care related tools and instruments, while also gaining a lot more data about their customers.
Further Mergers – lick your wounds and come back for more
February 25, 2019