Duane Reade

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Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Retail
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors A&P, CVS Caremark, Rite Aid

Duane Reade -- the Big Apple of drugstores -- has been swallowed by a big fish: Walgreen. Named after the two streets where its first store was located, Duane Reade is the region's market leader with more than 150 stores (more than twice that of its nearest competitor) in densely-populated Manhattan. New York City's other boroughs and the surrounding New York and New Jersey suburbs account for another 100 or so. The stores sell prescription drugs, but more than 50% of the chain's sales come from items such as over-the-counter medications, food and beverages, and health and... More

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Employees are “Dissatisfied”   129 ratings


28% Approve of the CEO   4 ratings

Duane Reade CEO John A. Lederer

John A. Lederer



  Former Cashier/Stock in New York, NY

Pros: The only thing good was the friendships you make with other workers. Not managers. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in New York, NY Reviewed 6 days ago New

Interview Details – I had to call to have them look at my resume. They called me in for an interview. It was a group interview with about 10 - 12 people. You find out at that time whether you are hired or not at the end of the interview. In my case, they called those that did not get the position out of the room first.Full Interview

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The questions were very basic. Since it was a group interview, you had the opportunity to see how a couple other people answered the question before you did. Answer Question

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America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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