Interested in owning your own pharmacy and focusing on healthcare and community relations?

As an owner with The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy, you have the ability to set your own hours and practice the profession the way you know it should be.

Each Medicine Shoppe franchisee possesses the best of two worlds: the independence of business ownership and the power and resources of a chain store. The franchisee also gains access to Medicine Shoppe Canada’s unique pharmacy model and proven operating system.

Take the next step and discover how The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy may be just what you are looking for in your career and lifestyle.



Medicine Shoppe Canada and Quality Foods announce partnership to drive better patient care in new pharmacy model

PORT ALBERNI, BRITISH COLUMBIA (March 17, 2016) – Medicine Shoppe Canada (MSC) and its parent company, McKesson Canada, are proud to announce a partnership with Quality Foods, an island...

Top things patients love about their pharmacy. . . and their pharmacist!

Want to know what a truly patient-centred pharmacy model is all about? Ask the patients in the Medicine Shoppe franchise.

The thrill of owning a franchise

You might think you know all about pharmacy franchises in Canada. But did you know that some franchise models are increasingly attractive to early career pharmacists?

A patient-focused future – The (r)evolution of pharmacy practice in Canada

Today, Canadian pharmacy owners are enjoying a once-in-a-lifetime trend. Demographics, social changes and government policies are converging to grace pharmacists with an unprecedented expanded...

History of the Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy: A strong, successful model

The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy model has not only adapted itself to new standards for pharmacies in Canada, it has also created new ones, with a clear sense of what’s good for patients – and...

Local vs. Global: Future prospects for Canadian pharmacies

Do you get the impression that pharmacies are becoming increasingly globalized and standardized in Canada? Do giant store chains all seem to offer the same services and products across Canada...

Why do Canadian pharmacists need support?

Being a pharmacist is a challenge every day and the business landscape is always becoming more complex and demanding. That is why we’ve created a model with a fully integrated business approach...


See if you’re ready to become a franchisee

Not all pharmacists know if they’re prepared to become a franchise owner. This short quiz will help you determine what you need to know to take the opportunity.

The Medicine Shoppe concept stands out from everyone else. I believe in patient care and service...this is the reason people will come back to you. Medicine Shoppe gives me the support and the environment where I can be my best for me and my patients.
Katia Ghorghorian, Medicine Shoppe Owner, Scarborough, ON

I love my store and my patients and find my work very rewarding. Using the model that Medicine Shoppe provides, I found it very easy to develop and build my pharmacy practice.

Treena Richard, Medicine Shoppe Pharmacist/Owner, NB 

The whole Medicine Shoppe model appealed to me: small, pharmacy/patient focused giving a more inviting atmosphere that allows me to get to know my patients. I’m proud to go to work each day, and feel confident in promoting my store to friends, family, and acquaintances.”

- Damian Drover, Medicine Shoppe Pharmacist/Owner, St. John’s, NL

I was tired of shift work, tired of rules, and tired of a windowless dispensary under fluorescent lights… I just wanted to be in control! Thankfully, Medicine Shoppe gave me the opportunity, the confidence and the tools to make it happen.

- Jasbir Bhui, Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy Owner, Edmonton, AB

Discovery Day

Are you a pharmacy professional interested in owning your own pharmacy with The Medicine Shoppe?