PHOENIX group: PHOENIX group – We deliver health

The PHOENIX group is a leading phar­­ma­­ceutical trader in Europe, supplying peo­­ple quickly and reliably with drugs and medical products every day. With 25 coun­tries the company offers a unique geographical coverage throughout Eu­­rope, making a vital con­­tribution to comprehensive healthcare with around 28,700 employees. In pharmaceutical wholesale, the PHOENIX group operates 155 distribution centres in 25 countries. The company also provides numerous other products and services, from support for patient advice to the mod­­ern goods management system for pharmacies.

In pharmacy retail, the PHOENIX group is active in 11 countries with more than 1,500 of its own pharmacies, including Norway, the UK, the Netherlands and Switzerland. The more than 12,000 phar­­macy employees have 110 million customer contacts each year and dispense around 240 million drug packages of pharmaceu­­ticals.

The Pharma Services divison provides services across the whole supply chain for manufacturers, pharmacies, and pa­­tients. We take on the entire distribution process for the pharmaceutical in­­dustry as desired, which includes storage, transportation, and goods management.


  1. Address

    Pfingstweidstraße 10-12

    D-68199 Mannheim

    Telefon +49 (0) 621 8505-0

    Telefax +49 (0) 621 8540-31


  2. Management

    Reimund Pohl (CEO)
  3. Year of establishment

  4. Employees

    28.698 (31.01.2013)
  5. Turnover

    21.2 billion euros (31.01.2013)
  6. Business activity

    Pharmaceutical wholesale,
    pharmacy retail and services for
    the pharmaceutical industry