Rite Aid is an American pharmacy chain headquartered in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Rite Aid was founded in September 1962 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, by Alex Grass. The first discount store for medical, preventive, and cosmetic products was named Thrif D Discount Center. The store expanded into five additional states in 1965 and later changed its name to Rite Aid. The chain began to grow rapidly in Pennsylvania and the neighboring states and became one of the nation's leading drugstore chains and the third largest in America. The company employed more than 50 000 people as of the year 2022. Rite Aid reported 24.4B in revenue for the fiscal year 2022.
Not just a drugstore company
Rite Aid currently operates more than 2 400 retail pharmacy locations across 17 states. Rite Aid offers its customers a wide range of products: from hygiene products, personal care supplies, medicine and health care supplies to household supplies, groceries, and toys. The chain provides suitable products for everyone regardless of gender, age, hair type, skin type, or personal preferences for the best prices. The company’s goal is to help its customers lead healthy and happy lives. You can either enjoy shopping at Rite Aid online or visit the nearest store based on your location.
Visit a Rite Aid store near you
While Rite Aid is a well-known drugstore in the USA and has gained considerable success here, the company currently has no locations outside the United States. Nevertheless, the pharmacy chain continues expanding its locations across the country. The Rite Aid’s stores typically have operating hours from 7or 8 AM to 9 or 10 PM, depending on location. More information can be found in the store-location section above, including precise working hours for each Rite Aid drugstore.