BOSTON -- The pharmacy of the future, according to speakers and exhibitors at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores' Pharmacy Conference and Managed Care Forum, will be guided largely by cost-saving priorities of managed-care organizations and automation. It was a familiar message to an estimated 2,200 attendees, who turned out for the annual event held here. Representatives from such supermarket chains as Kroger Co., Albertson's, Giant Food, Meijer, Smith's Food & Drug Centers, ...

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