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Glades Drugs Moves to New Corporate Headquarters, 100 Open Positions

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LAKE WORTH, Fla., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Glades Drugs, an independent pharmacy chain based out of Florida, is proud to announce its expansion into a new corporate headquarters in Lake Worth, Fla., which will feature an 8,000-square-foot office space and state of the art lab. With this expansion Glades Drugs is currently accepting applications for 100 open positions for the new facility.

The newly acquired office space located at 4560 Lantana Road will serve as the chain's corporate headquarters and closed door pharmacy, and is in need of the following:

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians
  • Technology staff

"We are excited to be opening a new corporate headquarters in Lake Worth. This is an opportunity for us to tackle on-going growth efforts and open new opportunities by providing the space for state of the art infrastructure and a team-oriented operating environment," said Santo Leo, Chief Operating Officer of Glades Drugs. "With the new space we will be able to streamline operations, process prescriptions faster, and introduce new wellness programs and incentives into our retail stores such as loyalty programs, in store rewards programs, medication adherence, and cheaper access to Compounded Medications."

The transition into Lake Worth will occur in November, and the company is looking to fill all positions by the end of the year. With the rapid expansion of the company, Glades Drugs expects to acquire more retail pharmacies and offer additional employment opportunities in the near future.

Qualified applicants for most pharmacist and pharmacy technician positions must be certified with the Florida Board of Pharmacy. All levels of experience are welcome to apply including new pharmacists who are preparing to take the state boards. Resumes can be sent directly to

About Glades Drugs

Glades Drugs is an independent retail pharmacy that is owned and operated by pharmacists.  Founded in 1965, this November will mark 50 years of servicing the small town of Pahokee and its surrounding communities. Glades Drugs is able to provide lower prices, more savings and superior customer service over large, publicly traded chain pharmacies.

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