Our Company’s equity method investments include:
AmerisourceBergen Corporation, headquartered in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, USA, is one of the largest global pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution services companies, helping both healthcare providers and pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers improve patient access to products and enhance patient care. Effective 25 August 2016, Walgreens Boots Alliance owns approximately 24 percent*. The net earnings attributable to this investment are classified within the operating income of the company’s Pharmaceutical Wholesale segment.
Guangzhou Pharmaceuticals Corporation, one of the largest pharmaceutical wholesalers in China, is based in the Guangdong province of China. Walgreens Boots Alliance owns 50 percent.
Guangzhou Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Nanjing Pharmaceutical Company Limited
Nanjing Pharmaceutical Company Limited, the sixth largest pharmaceutical wholesaler in China, operates primarily in East and Southeast China. The company is listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange. Walgreens Boots Alliance owns 12 percent.
*Based on shares outstanding as of 31 July 2016, adjusted to give effect to the exercise of warrants by Walgreens Boots Alliance on 25 August 2016