Opened in 1947, Fred's Pharmacy is a chain of general merchandise stores. Based in Evergreen, Ala., it operates almost 700 discount stores and 320 pharmacies across the southeastern America states. The stores offers various products in categories, such as grocery, personal care, beauty, party supplies, electronics, contact lenses, baby and children products and pet products. Some of its other product categories include spices, AirMune tablets, sweeteners, bath tissues and trail mixes. Additionally, Fred's Pharmacy offers generics, prescribed over-the counter products and other member services.