Business

A scan for all seasons

FMD is going to require pharmacists to overhaul their scanning processes but there’s no need to panic just yet, says Matthew Chapman.

Going into service

Lucy Morris explains how you can maximise your private services.

What’s up with WhatsApp?

Saam Ali hails what he considers to be a real game changer for businesses.

Ensuring your flu service goes viral

Saam Ali explores the different ways you can spread the word about your flu vaccination service.

Taking data into account

Staying on top of data is always a major challenge for a small business, but help is at hand, says Matthew Chapman.

It’s not all bad news...

October is National Cholesterol Month and presents a good opportunity to remind customers about the importance of this organic compound.

Oh baby!

Bhupinder Malhi shares how he set up a successful infant feeding clinic.

Wearing well

Saam Ali argues that digital medicine should be fully involved in everyday pharmacy practice.

Plain selling

In the second part of Richard Hough’s examination of the issues commonly encountered during pharmacy transactions, he focuses on the sales process.

Scanning a new horizon?

Love it or loathe it, the QR code is back and could bring some surprising new benefits.

For old timer’s sake

Hilary Cunningham, Numark’s information pharmacist, outlines how to develop a care home business.

Making SEO work for your pharmacy

When it comes to selling your services online, remember to think from the user’s perspective, says Saam Ali.

Planning your exit strategy

When considering selling your pharmacy, it is imperative to stand back and consider a few key points, says Tony Evans, Head of Pharmacy at Christie & Co.

Making the first move

Richard Hough offers a checklist for those thinking of taking the plunge to purchase.

Delivering the goods

Mobile app-based services could transform your delivery service, says Matthew Chapman.

Going it alone

How do you get your foot on the ownership ladder? Jassi Sunner, senior business agent – medical at Christie & Co, provides some pointers

Prep for flu success

Emma Charlesworth, head of marketing at Numark, outlines your eight-week marketing plan for a high profit flu season.

In the money

Brian Collett examines the Sunday Times’ Rich List for this year’s pharma success stories.

Snap to it!

Saam Ali explains how Snapchat can draw a new demographic to your pharmacy.

Be the game changer

Deborah Evans is on a mission to mentor women in pharmacy through a new Facebook group, which already boasts close to 6,000 members
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Latest News

New tool helps Numark members to use NHS data fully

Numark believes the platform will revolutionise the way its members access and use NHS data.

'Crucial for health leaders to engage with pharmacy', says RPS

RPS England has called on the NHS to make the most of pharmacy to support patient care.

Opinion

Up in smoke

Scott Banks looks into a few websites that pharmacy staff can recommend to customers looking to kick the habit.

Popular Features

Under pressure

Building resilience and managing stress has never been more important, says Deborah Evans.

Monthly planner - July

Things to do and things to know in community pharmacy across the UK.

Sensitive conversations

Kathy Oxtoby explores the best advice you can give to support patients with eczema.



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