Degen Berglund closes store dues to industry challenges

Friday, May 11, 2018

LA CROSSE, Wis. – Degen Berglund plans to close its home medical services store, laying off 30 employees, according to a local TV station. The company says it is selling its CPAP business to Family Medical Supply and CPAP, also located in La Crosse, and will now focus on its pharmacy and retail businesses. In a statement, the company told the station that industry challenges have made it more difficult to provide service to people needing DME and CPAP. The layoffs will begin in phases, starting July 8 and continuing through Aug. 31.