UPD is South Africa’s leading full-line pharmaceutical wholesaler and supplies retail pharmacies, private hospitals, dispensing doctors and retail health stores. The business provides the distribution capability for the group’s integrated channel to the healthcare market.
Some fast facts about UPD.
- UPD currently manages in excess of 47 000 active pallet positions (excluding the automated picking machines in its Lea Glen facility).
- UPD currently employs 1100 full and part time employees
- UPD travels in excess of 21 500km per day to service its customer base
- UPD delivers no less than 17 drops per delivery
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