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The change, which is expected to cost the chain $2 billion in sales, will impact three sites in the Douglasville area, according the store locator on the company's website:
6031 FAIRBURN ROAD
DOUGLASVILLE, GA 30134
3674 HIGHWAY 5
DOUGLASVILLE, GA 30135
736 HIGHWAY 78 WEST
VILLA RICA, GA 30180
In the press release, Merlo said, "Cigarettes and tobacco products have no place in a setting where health care is delivered. This is the right thing to do."
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