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Amazon and Its Supply Chain Strategy

Amazon’s acquisition of online pharmacy distributor, PillPack, has shaken the U.S. stock market in the drugstore, pharmacy benefits managers  and shipping sectors.   The e-commerce giant decided last month to hold off on efforts to expand  into the pharmaceutical and medical supply distribution market for large hospital systems and outpatient clinics.  There simply was not enough interest to continue with that distribution platform.

However,  Amazon still intents to impact the business-to-business market for medical supplies for medical facilities that are not part of large systems.  The following linked interview outlines their interest and strategy in this B2B e-commerce market.

Read more at Healthcare Dive.

 

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