Weis Completes Rollout of 90-Day Generics Program

Weis Markets said last week it has completed the chainwide rollout of a generic prescription plan offering a 90-day supply of more than 350 drugs for $9.99.

SUNBURY, Pa. — Weis Markets said last week it has completed the chainwide rollout of a generic prescription plan offering a 90-day supply of more than 350 drugs for $9.99. The generic prescription plan was introduced in 59 stores in August, and is now in all 118 Weis pharmacies. "We're extremely pleased with the strong customer response to our generic prescription plan and have decided to roll it out chainwide,” said David J. Hepfinger, president and chief operating officer. “Increasing health care and prescription costs remain a huge issue for our customers and their employers. Our generic prescription plan offers strong savings and gives more choices to physicians and customers such as state and federal employees who are often limited to mail order."

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