Fred’s Pharmacy honors local pharmacist during American Pharmacists Month

From press reports

As part of its celebration of American Pharmacists Month in October, fred’s Pharmacy, a chain of more than 340 pharmacies, is honoring Richard Wright, fred’s pharmacist in Louisville, Mississippi.

fred’s American Pharmacists Month Recognition Program invited fred’s Pharmacy patients to vote online during the month of August for their favorite hometown pharmacists. A total of 198 fred’s Pharmacists in 11 different states were recognized, with nearly 700 votes from their patients.

“American Pharmacists Month provides our patients with the unique opportunity to acknowledge the pharmacists that they’ve come to know and appreciate,” said Josh Russell, pharmacy marketing manager for fred’s Pharmacy. “We are thrilled that the recognition program was such a big success, and that our helpful pharmacy team members are being honored for delivering on our mission, which is to put a smile on every patient’s face.”

Richard will receive a plaque in recognition of the fred’s American Pharmacists Month patient nomination.

fred’s Pharmacy offers convenient and low-priced prescription refills, as well as vaccines and flu immunizations. For more information, visit your local fred’s Pharmacy.

About fred’s Pharmacy fred’s Pharmacy operates more than 340 pharmacies with cost-saving offers on prescriptions. fred’s Pharmacy also offers flu immunizations and other vaccines with no appointment needed. For a list of pharmacies in your area, visit