In the Spotlight - Margins are thin and growth is hard to get in distributing pharmaceuticals and medical supplies. Cardinal Health, one of the biggest prescription-drug distributors, tries to touch both bases with acquisitions of firms supplying value-added services to the health care field, including its core customers.
Year of publication:
Mergers & acquisitions. - New York, NY : Investment Dealers' Digest, ISSN 0026-0010, ZDB-ID 8628555. - Vol. 37.2002, 8, p. 27-28