QUINCY, Mass. — Ahold USA chains Stop & Shop Supermarket Co. here and Giant Food, Landover, Md., this month became the latest supermarkets to launch discounted generic prescription programs.
Following Wal-Mart, Kroger, Safeway and many others, the two chains are offering 90-day supplies of over 350 drugs for $9.99. The offer is being promoted in circulars and on websites.
Unlike most other retailers with this type of discount generic program, the Ahold stores are no