UPD is South Africa's only full-line pharmaceutical wholesaler and supplies retail pharmacies, private hospitals, dispensing doctors and retail health stores. The business provides the distribution capability for the Groups integrated channel to the healthcare market.
UPD operates five fully compliant, integrated and profitable distribution centres in South Africa and provides premium healthcare product export services to international destinations throughout Africa.
UPD targets independent pharmacies through the Link buying group and it offers bulk distribution services to pharmaceutical manufacturers.
The management team has a clearly defined strategy and focus areas for the future.
UPD’s vision is to be the leading healthcare supply chain service provider in Southern Africa.