NEW BRIEF

Schnuck Buy of Rx Files Ok'dy judge approved this month the bid of Schnuck Markets here to acquire the prescription files and drug inventories of Family Co. of America, doing business as National Markets. The deal, worth about $1 million, involves 12 pharmacies. Schnuck outbid others, including Walgreen, Co., Deerfield, Ill., and paid $295,000 for the prescription files and 99.55% of the cost of inventory,

Schnuck Buy of Rx Files Ok'd

y judge approved this month the bid of Schnuck Markets here to acquire the prescription files and drug inventories of Family Co. of America, doing business as National Markets. The deal, worth about $1 million, involves 12 pharmacies. Schnuck outbid others, including Walgreen, Co., Deerfield, Ill., and paid $295,000 for the prescription files and 99.55% of the cost of inventory, which was $788,000.