DEERFIELD, Ill. — Walgreen Co. reportedly is selling its pharmacy benefit management unit and began taking bids last week, according to a Bloomberg news report.
Media sources say the sale could produce anywhere from $300 million to $1 billion depending upon what assets are included.
Interested parties are said to include the three largest PBMs — Medco Health Solutions, Express Scripts and CVS Caremark Corp.
PBMs are under pricing and reimbursement pressures. Wal