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Smith Drug Co.

Smith Drug, PerceptiMed announce distributorship agreement

Smith Drug, PerceptiMed announce distributorship agreement

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Smith Drug Co. has entered into a non-exclusive agreement to distribute the PerceptiMed, scripClip will-call system to pharmacies. The agreement provides for Smith Drug to train their field sales and customer support personnel to help pharmacies take advantage of the customer service and patient safety features of the scripClip will-call management system.

Smith Drug creates new strategic accounts post

Smith Drug creates new strategic accounts post

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Joe Willaman has been appointed associate vice president of strategic accounts, a newly created position, at Smith Drug Co. The pharmaceutical distributor said Tuesday that, in the role, Willaman will partner with regional chains to help them realize the benefits of Smith Drug’s array of products and services. “I am looking forward

New CEO Alan Turfe takes reins at J M Smith

New CEO Alan Turfe takes reins at J M Smith

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — J M Smith Corp. has named A. Alan Turfe as chairman and chief executive officer, succeeding William Cobb, who is retiring. The pharmaceutical distribution, health care and technology company — whose businesses include Smith Drug Co., QS/1, Integral Solutions Group, RxMedic Systems, Integra LTC Solutions and Burlington Drug Co. — said Wednesday

J M Smith to acquire Burlington Drug

J M Smith to acquire Burlington Drug

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — J M Smith Corp. plans to acquire drug wholesaler Burlington Drug Co. and certain retail operations assets of Pharmacy Health Services (PHS). Financial terms of the transaction weren’t disclosed. J M Smith said Tuesday that Burlington and PHS will operate as subsidiaries when the agreement is finalized, which is expected in early

Purscell takes pharmacy post at Smith Drug

Purscell takes pharmacy post at Smith Drug

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Smith Drug Co. has hired Brian Purscell as senior vice president of pharmacy solutions, a newly created position. The J M Smith Corp. subsidiary said Tuesday that Purscell, who joins the company from Walmart, will provide expertise to Smith Drug customers in business strategy and development, market analysis and business growth. “I

J M Smith acquires Integra NV business

J M Smith acquires Integra NV business

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — J M Smith Corp. has acquired pharmacy-related technology products and services offered by Integra NV and will manage them as a subsidiary called Integra LTC Solutions LLC. J M Smith said Tuesday that the acquisition, financial terms of which weren’t disclosed, will further enable the company to leverage best practices and explore