MILAN, Ill. -- Eagle Food Centers here has signed an expanded three-year supply agreement with McKesson Corp., San Francisco, for its pharmaceuticals and a portion of its over-the-counter health care products. Eagle and McKesson had a limited agreement through the Independent Pharmacy Cooperative, a Madison, Wis.-based buying group, said Paul Hoffman, the chain's pharmacy director. The new deal, he noted, allows Eagle to work directly with the distributor and gives the retailer more buying ...

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