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Own your own community pharmacy

The Medicine Shoppe® Pharmacy and Medicap Pharmacy® franchise opportunities

Medicine Shoppe International, Inc. provides high-quality, result-driven business ownership opportunities in professional retail pharmacy. We provide franchisees with the tools and support needed to succeed in a competitive, ever-changing industry.

Not your typical franchise deal:

  • Flat $599/month franchise fee to join the network

  • Five-year licensing agreement with a 90-day out

  • $300 credit for services that will help you succeed in a competitive industry

  • Choose from two well-known brands based on geographic fit

  • Flexibility to use the franchise brand name alone or to co-brand with your pharmacy name

Join this elite network of independent pharmacies and get:

  • Best practice sharing from a recognized, high-performing franchise system

  • Practice at the top of your license with patient care services like immunizations and point-of-care testing

  • Business coaching from a dedicated Franchise Business Consultant, with expertise in pharmacy management, at no additional cost

  • Digital marketing tools including industry-leading digital marketing platform that drives refills and patient engagement

Consider the path to ownership right for you:

New Store Offering: Practice pharmacy your own way with The Medicine Shoppe or Medicap Pharmacy franchise. Become a healthcare destination for patient care in your community offering the personalized service you know patients need. Utilize a system that has been opening new pharmacy franchises for over 45 years.

Acquisition: The acquisition of an existing pharmacy operation can provide a sense of security for many owners and their families. Blending the strengths of an ongoing business with the passion, knowledge and goals of a new owner can prove beneficial for the whole community. Our team of professionals can help you find the right pharmacy buying opportunity, secure financing for the acquisition, and when necessary, transform the business into a Medicine Shoppe or Medicap Pharmacy franchise.

Co-Branding: Unite your well-established local brand with a network of patient-focused pharmacy owners and the power of a national franchise brand. Our flexible offering provides individualized support you need for your business to stay competitive and grow.

Whatever path you choose, you'll have an entire team of professionals at your side from the pre-opening experience to marketing and managed care and operational support.

Just as the right pharmacist can make all the difference to patients, the right franchisor can make all the difference to you. For more than 45 years, Medicine Shoppe International has helped pharmacists do what they want to do most: take care of patients. And while the business of pharmacy is complex, our mutual goal is simple: to fuel your passion for patient care and help you succeed. Use the form above to contact our Franchise Development team today and learn the facts about our franchise and why it may be the right next move for you.

If you are interested in owning a Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy or Medicap Pharmacy franchise, please contact Connie Lane, Director of Franchise Development, at or 314-872-5382.

The information provided in this website is not intended as an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy a franchise. An offer or solicitation can only be made by a franchise disclosure document. This communication is not directed to residents of any jurisdiction that requires registration of a franchise prior to offering and selling a franchise in such jurisdiction. No franchises will be sold to any resident of any such jurisdiction until the offering has been registered and declared effective by such jurisdiction and the required offering circular has been delivered to the prospective franchise owner in compliance with applicable law.

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