Should CVS Have Sold $21 Inhaler To Asthma Sufferer Who Only Had $20? - The Consumerist
Is profitability so important that CVS did the right thing here?A woman in New Jersey suffering from an asthma attack had to call a paramedic when her local CVS wouldn't sell her a $21 inhaler for $20. The woman and her boyfriend were walking home in Garwood, NJ, when her asthma kicked into high gear. Hoping to quickly remedy the situation, they popped into a nearby CVS to buy an inhaler.