Tag Archives: Duane Reade

• Walgreens making its own brewsky & vino. Next you can sidle up to their bar

Walgreens making its own brewsky & vino. Next you can sidle up to their bar

Walgreen Co. isn’t just selling alcohol again. They’re also making it. The Deerfield-based drugstore chain has quietly rolled out a private-label brew called Big Flats 1901, which is in more than 4,600 of the chain’s 7,655 U.S. locations. Walgreens has been stocking Chicago-area stores as alcohol licenses are approved. If the name isn’t enough to […]

• NYC Duane Reade Cozies Up to Community with Beer on Tap

NYC Duane Reade Cozies Up to Community with Beer on Tap

Next time you stop by your local pharmacy, you might be able to pick up all of your necessities including milk, shampoo, chips and a growler of beer. Yes, you read that right: A Williamsburg, Brooklyn-based Duane Reade is now offering beer on tap to its patrons. Residents vehemently opposed the chain from entering their neighborhood because they feared […]