On 12 September 2017, Celesio AG has officially announced its renaming to McKesson Europe AG, based on the shareholders’ decision at the Annual General Meeting 2017. Documents of Celesio AG remain documents of McKesson Europe AG.Companyback to top
McKesson Europe is a leading international wholesale and retail company and provider of logistics and services to the pharmaceutical and healthcare sector. The proactive and preventive approach ensures that patients receive the products and support that they require for optimum care.
With strong brands and about 39,000 employees, the group is active in 13 European countries (thereof with own operations in ten countries; additionally McKesson Europe manages operations in three countries and participates in one country in a joint venture). Every day, the company serves over 2 million customers – at more than 2,100 pharmacies of its own, at about 300 managed pharmacies and at over 5,700 participants in the brand partnership schemes. With 110 own and seven managed wholesale branches in Europe, McKesson Europe supplies more than 55,000 pharmacies and hospitals every day with up to 130,000 pharmaceutical products.
McKesson Corporation, San Francisco, USA, is the majority shareholder in McKesson Europe AG. McKesson is a global leader in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, community oncology and specialty care, and healthcare information technology.Our valuesback to top
At McKesson Europe, about 39,000 colleagues work in 13 countries speaking 10 different languages. But one thing unites us and connects us across teams, business units, locations and functional areas: our values. We call these shared principles ICARE.
We do what’s right.
Our employees make decisions, both big and small, with a focus on what is ethically right. Above all, we are committed to the greater good — for our company, our customers and the health care industry.
We succeed when our customers succeed.
Our commitment to our customers sets us apart. We hear time and again from our customers that they choose us for our follow-through and customer-focused service. Our customers are at the centre of everything we do, and our success comes from their success. They benefit from our company’s customised approach to their business and our ability to help them stay ahead of the changing health care landscape.
We take personal responsibility for our actions and our work.
Our employees make personal commitments — to their customers, vendors, colleagues and jobs. We hold ourselves accountable for keeping those promises, and we take individual responsibility for the decisions we make to get results for our customers. We build trust with our customers by delivering on our promises.
We treat people with dignity and consideration.
Our people treat each other, our customers and our vendors with dignity, consideration, open-mindedness and respect. By valuing diverse styles and skills, recognising each individual’s contribution, and staying open to each other’s perspectives, our company cultivates an environment of innovation and collaboration — which pays off in the way we solve problems for our customers.
We insist upon quality.
Our journey to excellence never ends — we always aim higher for our customers and partners. We take action with success in mind and focus on results, constantly finding new ways to innovate and improve, and we rigorously measure our progress. When customers choose our company, they’re choosing an industry leader who will work tirelessly to achieve excellence in quality, safety and efficiency — for the better health of our customers and the entire health care industry.