McKesson Completes Acquisition of PSS World Medical

Fri Feb 22, 2013 9:20am EST

* Reuters is not responsible for the content in this press release.

http://pdf.reuters.com/htmlnews/8knews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20130222:nBw225493a

SAN FRANCISCO--(Business Wire)--
McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK) announced that today it completed the
previously announced acquisition of PSS World Medical, Inc. for a total purchase
price of approximately $2.1 billion. 

About McKesson

McKesson Corporation, currently ranked 14th on the FORTUNE 500, is a healthcare
services and information technology company dedicated to making the business of
healthcare run better. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices,
pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to
build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every
setting. McKesson helps its customers improve their financial, operational, and
clinical performance with solutions that include pharmaceutical and
medical-surgical supply management, healthcare information technology, and
business and clinical services. For more information, visit
http://www.mckesson.com.

McKesson Corporation
Erin Lampert, 415-983-8391 (Investors and Financial Media)
Erin.Lampert@McKesson.com
Kris Fortner, 415-983-8352 (General and Business Media)
Kris.Fortner@McKesson.com



Copyright Business Wire 2013

Comments (0)
This discussion is now closed. We welcome comments on our articles for a limited period after their publication.