Blackrock iron supplement takes off in 200 chemists

The British-based company is investing €250,000 in the roll-out

26th March, 2017
Peter Griffin and Una Loughrey, co-founders of Blackrock Pharmaceuticals PIc: Brian McEvoy

Blackrock Pharmaceuticals, the company co-founded by Belfast entrepreneur Una Loughrey, has secured 200 listings in pharmacies across the country for its new liquid iron supplement.

The British-based company, which launched Blueiron in Ireland last week, is investing €250,000 in the roll-out, covering the costs for hiring sales staff and advertising.

The iron supplement is now stocked in Boots, McCauleys, Hickeys and McCabes pharmacies.

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