John Bell & Croyden is London’s Landmark pharmacy and healthcare store located in the heart of the west end on the corner of Wigmore & Welbeck Street. We employ around 75 staff and have a close & long established relationship with the medical profession of Harley Street, the centre of medical excellence in the UK.
Some key facts about John Bell & Croyden Approximately 12,000 sq feet sales floor Over 15,000 healthcare products many extended healthcare services 5 specialist clinics & consultation rooms Skin health consultation service & Beauty room Mail order division Website & online store Wholesale & Export Online doctor service
Championing People’s Health John Bell & Croyden continues its drive in becoming a world class pharmacy championing the health of the UK consumer by providing complimentary healthcare services in pharmacy including:
John Bell & Croyden and the NHS John Bell & Croyden fully supports the Government’s pharmacy contract (which came into effect on 1 October 2005) and has pioneered services such as Minor Ailment Schemes, Medicine Use Reviews, Repeat Dispensing, special services such as stop-smoking clinics and advice on healthy lifestyles.
John Bell & Croyden Management Team Alan Souter Director & General Manager Philipp Goetting Commercial Director Rita Wright Head of Organisational Capability Tony Bruce Head of External Sales Jamie Russell Head of Marketing Doug Cresswell Head of Customer Services David Appasawmy Head of Category Management (Medical and Independant Living) Jospha Elles Head of Category Management (Wellness and Beauty) Reshma Malde Superintendent Pharmacist
Who are we? John Bell & Croyden is a retail and wholesale business delivering a broad range of high quality healthcare products and solutions to the medical profession, businesses and the general public in the UK and globally. We have experience gained from over 200 years in the business and have been located in our current position on Wigmore Street since 1912 .
We have earned a global reputation for delivering excellence, innovation and first class products and service and are proud to hold the Royal Warrant as Pharmacists to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Our parent company, Lloyds Pharmacy has over 1,700 pharmacies across the country. John Bell & Croyden & Lloyds pharmacy’s parent company is Celesio AG based in Stuttgart. Celesio is the leading pharmaceutical distribution company in Europe and is represented in 14 countries. With its three divisions, Celesio Wholesale, Celesio Pharmacies and Celesio Solutions, the group covers the entire scope of pharmaceutical trade and pharmaceutical-related services.
Celesio AG purchased AAH plc (the UK’s leading pharmaceutical wholesaler) in 1995, and then in 1997, acquired Lloyds Chemists Ltd, which at the time had 902 pharmacies. Together with AAH’s 350 strong Hills Pharmacy network, this took the combined group to over 1,250 pharmacies. This has now grown to over 1,600 pharmacies within the UK, the Channel Islands and the Isle Of Man.
Our vision To become acknowledged as a World Class Pharmacy and Healthcare Brand recognised as the UK’s premier holistic healthcare retailer.
Our promise to you It is our aim to have the leading range of healthcare products and services always presented at their best.
In order to achieve this aim we have developed a highly skilled and professional workforce. We pride ourselves on the relationships we develop with our customers to understand and meet their needs. We have a comprehensive and innovative range of pharmacy and healthcare products and services, which we deliver from our modern, well positioned and efficiently managed pharmacy.