Supermarkets unlikely to ditch tobacco for pharmacy access: Guild

As US pharmacy group CVS/Pharmacy announces it will stop selling tobacco products this year, the Pharmacy Guild of Australia believes Coles and Woolworths would be unwilling to do the same if they were to enter the pharmacy sector.

Larry Merlo, CVS president and CEO, said smoking was “inconsistent” with the group’s purpose of “helping people on their path to better