The Shoppers Drug Mart / Pharmaprix Network
The Franchisor Shoppers Drug Mart / Pharmaprix is a licensor of full-service retail drug stores (in Quebec of licensed retail stores adjacent to dispensary collectively referred to herein as Community Pharmacies) operating under the name Shoppers Drug Mart® outside of Québec (Pharmaprix® in Québec). Founded in 1962 by Toronto pharmacist Murray Koffler, the Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix network has grown to a national network of more than 1,200 licenced and affiliated Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix stores across Canada.
We’re dedicated to assisting the Pharmacists-Owners in their desire to improve the overall health and quality of life of Canadians.
The conveniently located affiliated stores are owned and operated by licensed Pharmacists-Owners who have helped the franchisor Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix build a brand that is synonymous with exceptional service, value, and trust. We also license or own more than 50 pharmacies operating under the name Shoppers Simply Pharmacy® (Pharmaprix Simplement Santé® in Québec)* and several luxury beauty destinations operating under the Murale™ banner.
The Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix network is made up of:
Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation is a division of Loblaw Companies Limited. If you are interested in other opportunities with Loblaw, please visit:
At Pharmaprix, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.
*In Québec, the pharmacies are owned and operated by the Pharmacists-Owners under their own name and the pharmacists are granted the right to use the trade-name Simplement Santé® in the course of the operation of their business.
As one of Canada’s leading and most trusted retailers, Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix is committed to providing more ways to care for Canadians through Corporate Social Responsibility. We believe that our organization must reflect the diverse communities we serve. Shoppers Drug Mart is committed to equality, health and safety, and the overall wellbeing of our employees, and the patients and customers who place their trust in us each day.
Through corporate philanthropic and community investment programs we provide funding for national and community-based health-related organizations focused on improving the quality of life for all Canadians.
Our current focus is programs targeted towards women’s health – mind, body and spirit. Our new commitment to women’s health is founded in the belief that when Canadian women are healthy and well, Canada is also healthy and well. Collectively we have contributed more than $36,161,573 since 2007.