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Walgreens

Published 9:31am Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Name: Amber Jarratt

Name of business: Walgreens

Address: 100 S. College Drive, Franklin

Phone number: 562-6177

Operating hours: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily

Nature of business: Pharmacy/retailer

Year founded: 1901

Number of employees: 19

How’s business: Great

One thing you wish everyone knew about your business: That the Balance Reward Program is a great way to save money.

Something you offer that a customer won’t find elsewhere: Balance Reward Program. You can save money and earn points to save on future purchases.

Advice to young entrepreneurs: Do not ever give up on your dreams. Whatever you want to do, you can as long as you set your mind to it.

Your first job: Belk in Franklin

Your role model (in business or life generally): My Grandmother Pearl Jones because she always believed in everyone.

The key to a successful business is: To be honest and loyal not only to co-workers but also to customers.

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