Alliance Healthcare is the leading distributor and wholesaler of pharmaceutical, medical and healthcare products in the UK.
We deliver products to all of the nation's 15,800+ dispensing points — community pharmacies, dispensing doctors and hospitals. Through our network of distribution centres, we provide twice daily delivery to our customers throughout the UK.
- 12,000 product lines available twice a day*
- 9,000 products available next day
- 2.2 million items picked per day
- 12,000 enquiries per day
- 16,500 dispensing points to reach twice a day
- 28,000 deliveries per day
- 42 million miles are driven per year
- 50,000 totes and 28,000 third party parcels per day
We pride ourselves on the consistently high service levels we provide to our customers — frequency of delivery, product availability, delivery accuracy, timeliness and reliability at competitive prices. We also offer pharmacists innovative added-value services which help them to develop their own businesses.
We work closely with pharmaceutical manufacturers who are increasingly changing and adapting their approaches to distribution.
Walgreens Boots Alliance
About Walgreens Boots Alliance
Walgreens Boots Alliance (Nasdaq: WBA) is the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing
The company was created through the combination of Walgreens and Alliance Boots in December 2014,
bringing together two leading companies with iconic brands, complementary geographic footprints,
shared values and a heritage of trusted health care services through pharmaceutical wholesaling and
community pharmacy care, dating back more than 100 years.
Walgreens Boots Alliance is the largest retail pharmacy, health and daily living destination in the USA
and Europe and, together with its equity method investments*, employs more than 370,000* people
and has a presence in more than 25* countries. Walgreens Boots Alliance is a global leader in pharmacy-led,
health and wellbeing retail with over 13,100* stores in 11* countries. The company includes one of
the largest global pharmaceutical wholesale and distribution networks with over 350* distribution
centers delivering to more than 200,000** pharmacies, doctors, health centers and hospitals each year
in 19* countries. In addition, Walgreens Boots Alliance is one of the world's largest purchasers of
prescription drugs and many other health and wellbeing products.
The company's portfolio of retail and business brands includes Walgreens, Duane Reade, Boots and
Alliance Healthcare, as well as increasingly global health and beauty product brands, such as No7,
Botanics, Liz Earle and Soap & Glory. More company information is available at
* As at 31 August 2015 (without subsequent adjustment for business acquisitions or dispositions),
including equity method investments
** For 12 months ended 31 August 2015 (without subsequent adjustment for business acquisitions or
dispositions), including equity method investments