A successful year for wholesaler

The parent company of a number of leading pharmacy banner groups has recorded strong results for the last financial year.

New Zealalnd-based Ebos Group, owners of wholesaler Symbion and of pharmacy banners such as Chemmart and Good Price Pharmacy Warehouse, says its revenues exceeded NZ$6 billion for the first time, a 5.4% increase on the previous year.

Overall profit after tax rose to $NZ105.9 million ($A96 million) in the 12 months to 30 June, a 15% increase on the previous financial year.  

“The performance of the Australian business was very pleasing with a 5.1%