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  • Rite Aid Corp. reported that total January sales fell one percent to $1.26 billion from $1.28 billion a year earlier. Same-store sales were off 0.6 percent.

    Total year-to-date drugstore sales rose 1.4 percent to $15.11 billion from $14.91 billion, with same-store sales up 1.7 percent.

  • reported a 47% year-over-year increase in net sales for the full year, to $360.1 million, and fourth quarter 2004 net sales of $103.6 million. The company’s net loss for the fourth quarter was $5.4 million and $47.7 million for the year.

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