In particular their Pharmaceutical wholesale division saw a surge in revenue on 21.3 per cent, or 1.6 per cent on a like for like basis. This division supplied medicines to more than 160,000 pharmacies, doctors, health centres and hospitals to 21 countries.
It is thought that the Chemist’s strong results have been down to variety of factors, including:
- Their exclusive offering
- International expansion
- Their acquisition of German pharmaceutical giant Anzag