By Evan Haddad
Source: Reno Gazette Journal
A supermarket chain with five stores in Reno-Sparks will be shutting down its pharmacies next week.
Save Mart Supermarkets, a grocery chain that was acquired in March by Los Angeles-based private equity firm Kingswood Capital Management LP, has announced the shuttering of all its pharmacies on Aug. 16.
“The Save Mart Companies is moving its pharmacy services at Save Mart and Lucky stores to Walgreens,” Victoria Castro, a public relations manager for the company, confirmed to the RGJ in an email. “Our Save Mart and Lucky Pharmacy staff will work closely with their patients to make this transition of services as convenient and seamless as possible.