TORONTO — Loblaw Cos. here announced March 23 it is purchasing a majority of Zellers’— a mass merchandise chain of the Hudson’s Bay Co. — prescription files for about $35 million.   The arrangement comprises prescription files from 95 Zellers pharmacies across the country, excluding British Columbia and Quebec. Loblaw has close to 500 pharmacies, which ensures there is a Loblaw banner store pharmacy neighboring each of the 95 locations and a team ...

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