Senators Durbin, Blumenthal Question Potentially Deceptive Marketing at Rite Aid

Concerned that "wellness ambassadors" recommending dietary supplements are mistaken for pharmacists and medical professionals

WASHINGTON, D.C.--(ENEWSPF)--March 8, 2012.  U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) today questioned potentially deceptive marketing practices at the drugstore chain Rite Aid which has GNC dietary supplement stores in more than 2,000 Rite Aid pharmacies nationwide.  In a letter to the President and CEO of Rite Aid, Durbin and Blumenthal express concern over the placement of “wellness stations” in stores, which are staffed by “wellness ambassadors” who take health . . .

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