Uniphar first-half revenues top €1bn

Healthcare group said it had achieved its target of doubling 2018 pro forma adjusted earnings

Ger Rabbette, Uniphar’s chief executive

Revenues at Uniphar, the Irish listed healthcare group topped €1 billion the first half, up 25 per cent on the same period a year earlier.

The company, which has a more than 20 per cent share of the Irish retail pharmacy market, recored revenues of €1.24 billion for the January to June period, compared to €992 million in the prior year.

However, pretax profits fell 12.7 per cent over the same period to €22.8 million ...