AmerisourceBergen was formed in the year 2001 with the merger of two giants AmeriSource Health Corporation and Bergen Brunswig.
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Since then, AmerisourceBergen has grown itself to enhance patient care through broad industry network, unparalleled knowledge and innovative partnerships with pharmacies, providers and manufacturers around the world. AmerisourceBergen operates its distribution of pharmaceutical business products under four primary divisions i.e. AmerisourceBergen Drug Corporation (ABDC), AmerisourceBergen Consulting Services (ABCS), AmerisourceBergen Specialty Group (ABSG) and World Courier.
AmerisourceBergen is ranked 16th on the Fortune 500 list of companies for 2015. It is the market leader in distribution of pharmaceutical products having market share of about 20% of all the pharmaceuticals sold throughout the United States. AmerisourceBergen has 26 distribution centres in US, nine in Canada and 4 more specialty centres in US. It also has over 1 million square feet packaging capacity in UK and US. They provide pharmaceutical distribution services to reduce costs and enhance outcomes, provide over-the-counter (OTC) products in health care and home care and also provide various health care equipment’s to providers located throughout the country.
AmerisourceBergen has over 15,000 employee strength spread across its distribution centres globally. Employees are given an opportunity to shape their careers in healthcare delivery hierarchy at any level. The company also fosters collaborative and innovative culture in its business to help employees grow and develop.
AmerisourceBergen is focused in being a strong corporate citizen by creating sustainable positive outcomes within the community. They are striving to align their business functions with their mission and values and also bring out the best outcomes for its stakeholders. This has led to a strong success of AmerisourceBergen and has helped it become one of the key players in the retail industry of the world.