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BERGEN BRUNSWIG TO ACQUIRE DR. T.C. SMITH CO.

BERGEN BRUNSWIG TO ACQUIRE DR. T.C. SMITH CO.
 ORANGE, Calif., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Bergen Brunswig Corp. (AMEX: BBC) announced today that Bergen Brunswig Drug Co. has signed an agreement to acquire Dr. T.C. Smith Co., a private company which distributes pharmaceuticals and medical and surgical supplies, located in Asheville and Raleigh, N.C. Dr. T.C. Smith's sales volume is approximately $150 million.
 Robert E. Martini, chairman and chief executive officer of Bergen Brunswig Corp., said: "Combining the two companies will enhance our ability to provide customers in the Mid-Atlantic market with a more competitive and complete offering of products and services."
 The transaction is expected to be completed in November, subject to regulatory and other approvals.
 Bergen Brunswig Corp. is one of the nation's largest distributors of prescription pharmaceutical and other health care products.
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 CONTACT: Neil F. Dimick, executive VP and CFO of Bergen Brunswig Corp., 714-385-4000
 (BBC) CO: BERGEN BRUNSWIG CORP.; DR. T.C. SMITH CO. IN: MTC SU: TNM ST: CA -- LA025 -- X655 09/30/92
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