CVS Health, which has been in the spotlight as one of the country’s most powerful drug companies, is on the verge of becoming the largest U.S. pharmacy.
A source close to the matter said CVS has plans to launch a new pharmacy at its new downtown location.
CVS has also opened two other pharmacies in the United States.
The company has been trying to move its distribution network from its downtown location in Boston to its new retail location at the mall in the heart of downtown Toronto, a move that has been controversial and has drawn criticism from the public.
At its current location, the pharmacy is a single location, but will be expanded to eight pharmacies in three locations.
The company has not disclosed the number of stores in Canada, but said in a statement it will expand its presence in the country.
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