The PHOENIX Group
The PHOENIX group, headquartered in Mannheim, is the European leader in pharmaceutical wholesale, pharmacy retail, and services for the pharmaceutical industry.
With a presence in 29 healthcaremarkets, the company offers unique geographical coverage throughout Europe, making a vital contribution to comprehensive healthcare with more than 45,000 employees.
The PHOENIX group is active in the pharmaceutical wholesale and pre-wholesale business areas with 224 sites in 29 countries supplying pharmacies, doctors, and medical institutions withmedicines and health products. Numerous other products and services for pharmacy customers complete the portfolio – from assistance in advising patients to modern goods management systems to pharmacy cooperation programmes. More than 17,000 pharmacies in 18 countries are members of one of the PHOENIX group’s partnership and cooperation programmes. The company provides services to the pharmaceutical industry along the entire supply chain. The PHOENIX group also operates over 3,200 of its own pharmacies in 17 European countries, in which more than 195 million patients per year receive expert advice from pharmacists in addition to their medicines.
The Medicines Journey
Our vision is to be the best integrated healthcare provider – wherever we are. For us, this means providing each customer group with the best possible services and products throughout the entire pharmaceutical supply chain.Our Mission We deliver health. Across Europe. As Europe’s leading pharmaceutical trader, we ensure that with our Wholesale and Retail business units, and Pharma Services, health products get to the right place at the right time in 25 countries. Our Strategy We align our actions to customer needs. Because the success of our customers also benefits us. Excellent performance is our success factor.
Across Europe, we are a reliable contact for all issues relating to health and well-being. A cooperative and open partnership, internally as well as with customers and suppliers, is of great importance to us.
Acting instead of reacting, we stand for clear and forward-looking objectives, quick and results-oriented decisions, and structured cooperation. We know the pharmaceutical markets in Europe and the challenges they present.
Our success strategy is based on the efficient use of resources to achieve the greatest possible profitability. Ethical and fair interaction with business partners, competitors, and our employees is always a matter of course.
Our Sustainability Agenda
Climate protection development and implementation of a climate strategy
Resource cycling commitment to reuse, reduce and recycle wherever possible
Responsible supply chains development and establishment of processes integrating human rights and environmental due diligence along our value chain
Diversity, equal opportunities and inclusion promoting social diversity among employees and executives
Social engagement linking our donation activities more closely with our core business