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Retail Pharmacies Market Report 2013

  • ID: 2387295
  • January 2013
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • 68 Pages
  • Key Note Publications Ltd

This Key Note Market Update analyses the market for retail pharmacies in the UK. It covers community pharmacies, and in-store pharmacies (pharmacies in supermarkets and health stores), as well as dispensing chemists, such as Alliance Boots and Lloydspharmacy.

Retail pharmacies' revenue is derived from a number of sources, including income paid to pharmacies by the National Health Service (NHS) for dispensing prescription-only medicines (POMs); the retail sales of over-the-counter (OTC) pharmaceuticals; and sales of healthcare and personal care products and, in larger outlets, gifts and household goods. Between 2008 and 2012, the total UK market for retail sales of pharmaceutical products, medical goods and cosmetic and toilet articles rose by 13.5%. However, the 2008/2009 recession did depress sales growth in 2009 with the sector recording an increase of just 1.9% in that year.

Currently, the Government is under extreme pressure to reduce healthcare spending and the rate of growth is expected to continue to slow down over the next 2 to 3 years. The NHS spending squeeze has put pressure on pharmacies' gross margins. In September 2012, the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating READ MORE >

Foreword
Executive Summary
Market Definition

REPORT COVERAGE

MARKET SECTORS
Retail Chemists
Community Pharmacies
In-Store Pharmacies

PRODUCT SECTORS
Prescription-Only Medicines
Over-the-Counter Pharmaceuticals
Other Products

MARKET TRENDS
Healthcare Spending Under Extreme Pressure
An Expanding Role for Community Pharmacies
Increasing Competition in the Marketplace
Growing Popularity of Online Pharmacies

ECONOMIC TRENDS

MARKET POSITION
The UK
Overseas
Market Size

THE TOTAL MARKET

BY MARKET SECTOR
Prescription-Only Medicines
Over-the-Counter Pharmaceuticals
Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats

STRENGTHS

WEAKNESSES

OPPORTUNITIES

THREATS
Current Issues

THE ECONOMY

NHS (PHARMACEUTICAL SERVICES) REGULATIONS

CHANGES TO COMMUNITY PHARMACY CONTRACTUAL FRAMEWORK

INDEPENDENT PHARMACIES HARDEST HIT

CALLS TO OVERHAUL PHARMACY REGULATION

MARKETING ACTIVITY
Alliance Boots
Superdrug

AQUISITIONS and MERGERS
Walgreen Buys% Stake in Alliance Boots
Forecasts

INTRODUCTION
General Economic Forecasts

FORECASTS TO

MARKET GROWTH

FUTURE TRENDS
Demographic Trends
More Opportunities for Community Pharmacies
New Product Development
Own-label Pharmaceuticals benefit from Sluggish Economic Growth
Company Profiles

INTRODUCTION

DEFINITIONS
Turnover (Sales)
Pre-Tax Profit
Profit Margin
Average Remuneration
Sales per Employee

FURTHER INFORMATION

AAH PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Codes

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

ALLIANCE BOOTS HOLDINGS LTD
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Code

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

ASDA GROUP LTD
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Codes

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

DAY LEWIS PLC
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Code

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

LLOYDS PHARMACY LTD
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Code

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

WM MORRISON SUPERMARKETS PLC
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Codes

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

PAYDENS LTD
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Codes

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

L ROWLAND and COMPANY (RETAIL) LTD
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Code

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

J SAINSBURY PLC
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Codes

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

SUPERDRUG STORES PLC
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Codes

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios

TESCO PLC
Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change
Principal Activities
SIC Codes

FINANCIAL PROFILE
Sales
Profits
Employees
Balance Sheet/Ratios
Further Sources
Publications
Government Publications
Other Sources
Key Note Sources
Key Note Ltd
Understanding Consumer Survey Data
Number, Profile, Penetration
Social Grade
Standard Region

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