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KMART NAMES KAREN BRYANT PHARMACIST OF THE YEAR

 KMART NAMES KAREN BRYANT PHARMACIST OF THE YEAR
 TROY, Mich., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Kmart Corporation (NYSE: KM)


today presented Karen Bryant, pharmacy manager at the Kernersville, N.C., Kmart with the "Pharmacist of the Year" Award.
 The national award honors a pharmacist for excellence in customer care, contribution to the pharmacy profession, involvement in community service and Kmart store activity. Bryant received the award from Howard Kramer, Kmart director, recruitment and pharmacy personnel, in a store ceremony at the South Main Street Kmart store.
 "This award recognizes our pharmacists' commitment to excellence," said Kramer. "Karen Bryant is a credit to her profession, bringing excellent care to her customers and the community."
 Bryant was one of three regional finalists for the national award representing the company's Southern Region. Other Regional Pharmacist Award winners included Susanne Sopko, Hermitage, Pa., East Central Region; and Deborah Baumann, St. Louis, West Central Region.
 Bryant, a graduate of University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, has been employed by Kmart since 1986. An active member in her community, she is involved in organizing various local health fairs and also accompanies substance abuse counselors on various community presentations to address Rx issues. She volunteers at Crisis Control Ministry Free Pharmacy in Winston-Salem, N.C., and is a member of the Kmart Good News Committee (the store's employee community outreach group).
 Bryant, a former president of the Northwest Pharmacists Association, North Carolina, is currently a member of the National Pharmaceutical Association and on the Task Force on Minorities in Health Professions at Wake Forest University.
 More than 1,400 of Kmart's 2,300 U.S. stores have pharmacies.
 Kmart Corporation serves America with more than 4,000 retail outlets in all 50 states in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada. Kmart, currently operating 2,377 Kmart stores is also the parent company for Pay Less Drug Stores, Builders Square, Waldenbooks, PACE Membership Warehouse, The Sports Authority and OfficeMax.
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