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delivery service Shipt have made a deal that will offer customers delivery of both prescriptions and other products throughout the country from some 6,000 CVS stores.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The story notes that “Target is a natural partner for CVS, of course. The Woonsocket, R.I.-based chain bought Target's pharmacy business for $1.9 billion in 2015 and now runs the in-store pharmacy departments and health clinics in hundreds of Target stores.”
KC's View:
So natural a partner, in fact, that there is starting to be some speculation out there about an eventual merger of Target and CVS. I’m not sure if the two companies are better off together than they are the way things are now, but it would seem to be a natural next step. Maybe even inevitable.