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NPSA welcomes CSO news

The National Pharmaceutical Services Association (NPSA) has welcomed the recent Federal Government announcement of the reappointment of its four member organisations to participate in the Community Service Obligation (CSO). Sigma Healthcare, Symbion, Australian Pharmaceutical Industries (API) and NPD (National Pharmacies) – have all been reappointed with new contracts that commenced …

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API to buy out Sigma

Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (API) acquires 100 per cent of the shares in Sigma, via a scheme of arrangement (scheme). Under that proposal Sigma’s shareholders would receive 0.31 API shares and $0.23 cash for each Sigma share. Based on the terms of the API proposal and the API share price …

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API takes Care

Australian Pharmaceutical Industries (API) has signed a nationwide distribution deal with Nutrition Care, it was announced yesterday (August 23). Nutrition Care describes itself as “one of the leading healthcare brands in Australia, enjoying reputation among local healthcare practitioners and positive growth in international markets”. The deal means Priceline Pharmacy (under …

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Goat-milk formula has high sales growth in pharmacies

In just 18 months, goat-milk formula brand Oli6 has seen substantial growth in Australia, and is now stocked across more than 1,000 pharmacies – including being the only Australian goat formula to be core ranged in Chemist Warehouse and TerryWhite Chemmart. Oli6 is made by Nuchev, an Australian health and …

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