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Health First inaugurates the 45th Pharmacy in Fujairah

PLANET Pharmacies, the mother company of Health First Pharmacies, have launched.                                                   read the full story.

Planet Annual Conference

The first Planet Annual Conference was held at Al Bustan Rotana Hotel, Dubai on April 18th under the theme “Growing Together”. The event was attended by.....                                               read the full story.


Planet Pharmacy brings high quality pharmaceutical brands and pharmacy outlets to the UAE.

Planet Pharmacies L.L.C. (known as Planet Pharmacy) is a Joint Venture between Global Investment House and Julphar Pharmaceuticals. Ras Al Khaimah based Julphar is recognized as the largest pharmaceutical manufacturer of generic drugs in the Middle East. Global Investment House is a leading financial institution based in Kuwait. Together these leading companies have provided a strong partnership for the future success and growth of Planet Pharmacy.

With an investment fund of over US $300 million Planet Pharmacy has region-wide exclusive agency agreements with major international brands and an annual turnover of over US $150 million which is growing rapidly.

Established in late 2007 Planet Pharmacy grew from the acquisition of independent pharmacy businesses located across the United Arab Emirates, the Sultanate of Oman and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The retail division is represented by the Health First Pharmacy brand and was initially developed in 2008 and launched in the UAE in 2009 with the mission to be the most preferred pharmacy retailer in MENA. In addition to its’ Health First Pharmacy retail division Planet Pharmacy operates as a Wholesaler and Agency for Julphar products across the UAE , under the name JDS.