Walgreens’ Latest Product Innovation Is to Drive Growth With Bank Accounts

The retail pharmacy chain is getting into financial services

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Walgreens looks to financial services offerings to further grow sales. Bloomberg/Getty Images

Walgreens, the retail pharmacy division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, inked a deal with global payments provider InComm Payments to offer customers bank accounts at FDIC-insured MetaBank. This includes a Mastercard debit card, which will earn Walgreens Cash rewards on all purchases.

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@RichCollings richard.collings@adweek.com Richard Collings is a retail reporter at Adweek.
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