In an event held in London earlier this year, WBA presented its CSR initiatives and many achievements for 2019. WBA has long demonstrated its commitment in giving back to the society with the purpose to help people across the world lead healthier and happier lives.
EORTC has been in partnership with WBA since 2011 in order to build SPECTA, a pan-European platform dedicated to translational cancer research.
EORTC Cancer Research Fund’s Chairman Mr Diego du Monceau, speaking at the launch event stressed the importance of EORTC’s collaboration with WBA in the fight against cancer.
WBA is included in FORTUNE’s 2020 list of the World’s Most Admired Companies. This is the 27th consecutive year that WBA or its predecessor company, Walgreen Co., has been named to the list. WBA has a presence in more than 25* countries, employs more than 440,000* people and has more than 18,750 stores*.
*As of August 31, 2019, using publicly available information for AmerisourceBergen.