The pharmaceutical industry is facing major changes with the introduction of automated technologies, online pharmacies and stiff competition from supermarkets. Pharmacies are in a unique position, being a healthcare provider in a retail industry which is becoming increasingly competitive, both within the pharmacy sector and external providers.
The pharmacy industry is more competitive than ever, experiencing significant technological advancements, major reforms and regulators. To combat this, pharmacies have started focusing on customer experience, and bringing the pharmacists out onto the floor. To do this, robotic dispensing technology has seen heavy adoption.
Consumers are becoming increasingly aware of the environmental issues we are facing and the impact their purchases have. Research has shown that consumers are more likely to buy the environmentally friendly option, with 1 third of consumers preferring sustainable brands. This research shows that being environmentally sustainable is no longer Read more…
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