CAMP HILL, Pa. — Rite Aid Corp. here on Monday finalized its purchase of 1,854 Eckerd and Brooks drug stores along with six distribution centers from Jean Coutu Group, Longueuil, Quebec. The $3.4 billion transaction was announced in August. The stores and distribution centers are located in 18 states, primarily on the East Coast and in the Mid-Atlantic region. Rite Aid said it would convert all stores to the Rite Aid banner over the next 16 months, beginning with a pilot group of 23 Brooks ...
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