Cocokara Fine Inc <3098.T> :Says it will buy 100 percent stake in a drugstore company Freedom, which is engaged in pharmacy operating, on April 3, transaction price not disclosed.
McKesson Corp : McKesson announces purchase of CoverMyMeds, a Francisco Partners portfolio company . McKesson Corp - deal for to $1.4 billion .Once transaction closes, CoverMyMeds CEO Matt Scantland will continue to lead CoverMyMeds with existing leadership team.
Sogo Medical Co Ltd <4775.T>: Says it to merge its unit that engaged in management of pharmacies and sale of pharmaceuticals . Says the unit to be dissolved after merger .Says the merger will effective on April 1.
Galenica AG : Is taking over the physicians wholesaler Pharmapool Ltd through its own pharmaceutical wholesale company Galexis Ltd .Total value of the transaction is 27.9 million Swiss francs ($27.43 million) and was completed at the beginning of January 2017.
China National Accord Medicines Corporation Ltd.<000028.SZ>:Says it plans to use 10 million yuan to raise stake in Zhuhai-based pharmaceutical firm to 100 percent from 10 percent.
Corrects headline to say 'million' not 'billion'.Prestige Brands Holdings Inc - : Deal for $825 million . Transaction is expected to be immediately accretive to earnings per share and cash flow from operations, excluding items . Expects to leverage facility by expanding production to include current prestige products and other initiatives . Deal expected to result in pro forma revenues of approximately $1.0 billion for company in fiscal 2018 . Has secured a financing commitment for full amount needed to consummate transaction . May choose to fund a portion of transaction with excess cash on hand, bank debt, bonds and/or common equity .Prestige Brands announces agreement to acquire C.B. Fleet company.
U-Home Group Holdings Ltd <2327.HK> :unit and Hong Ling Investment entered agreement; unit agreed to purchase Golden Image Investment shares for RMB 250 million.
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc : Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc says continues to expect that it will realize synergies from acquisition of Rite Aid in excess of $1 billion .Walgreens Boots Alliance and Rite Aid reach agreement to sell 865 Rite Aid stores to Fred's Pharmacy.