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Jean Coutu Group

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About Jean Coutu Group

About Jean Coutu Group

Reasons
Criminal Organization
Category
Big Pharma
Location
245 Rue Jean Coutu, Varennes, QC J3X 1P7, Canada
Phone Number
+1 450-646-9760
Description

The Jean Coutu Group Inc. is a Canadian drugstore chain headquartered in Varennes, Quebec. Since 2017, the main distribution warehouse is located in Varennes, Quebec, though there is also a large distribution warehouse in Hawkesbury, Ontario, since 2005. It has more than 400 franchised locations in New Brunswick, Ontario and Quebec under the PJC Jean Coutu, PJC Clinique, and PJC Santé banners. The company was once the third largest distributor and retailer of pharmaceuticals and related products in North America, with nearly 2,200 drug stores. Its American stores have been sold to Rite Aid. The company is also known for its private line "Personnelle", which produces a wide variety of products such as cosmetics, papers, and pharmaceutical products.