WOONSOCKET, R.I., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) today announced that Mark Cosby will step down as President of CVS/pharmacy effective December 31, 2013. As Retail President, he has led the company since October 2011 with responsibility for all aspects of the company's Retail business including its more than 7,600 retail stores, 19 distribution centers and retail merchandising, supply chain, marketing, real estate, front store and pharmacy operations.
"Mark is an outstanding operator and retailer who has brought many positive changes to the organization in the short time that he has been with CVS/pharmacy," said Larry Merlo, President and CEO of CVS Caremark. "I greatly appreciate his contributions to our retail operations and wish him the best of luck in his future endeavors."
About CVS Caremark CVS Caremark is dedicated to helping people on their path to better health as the largest integrated pharmacy company in the United States. Through the company's more than 7,600 CVS/pharmacy stores; its leading pharmacy benefit manager serving more than 60 million plan members; and its retail health clinic system, the largest in the nation with more than 750 MinuteClinic locations, it is a market leader in mail order, retail and specialty pharmacy, retail clinics, and Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans. As a pharmacy innovation company with an unmatched breadth of capabilities, CVS Caremark continually strives to improve health and lower costs by developing new approaches such as its unique Pharmacy Advisor program that helps people with chronic diseases such as diabetes obtain and stay on their medications. Find more information about how CVS Caremark is reinventing pharmacy for better health at info.cvscaremark.com.
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