DCC buys major medical supply company in Britain

DCC has bought Williams Medical Holdings, the market leader in the supply of medical and pharmaceutical products and related services to general practitioners in Britain.

3rd June, 2014
"The acquisition of Williams Medical represents an excellent strategic fit," said DCC chief executive Tommy Breen.

Irish industrial conglomerate DCC has bought Williams Medical Holdings, the market leader in the supply of medical and pharmaceutical products and related services to general practitioners in Britain.

DCC’s Healthcare subsidiary, DCC Vital paid based on an enterprise value of £45 million in a move that considerably ups its market coverage in Britain, the company said. The acquisition means that DCC Vital now has the most comprehensive sales and distribution network in the British and...

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