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Chemist Warehouse competitors promise fightback

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Chemist Warehouse competitors promise fightback

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Rizman Haroon, Chemist Warehouse manager, Azman Haroon, owner, and Zuber Patel, pharmacist manager, all want to make Chemist Warehouse the local pharmacy for Kiwis

When Chemist Warehouse finally opened its doors in Auckland last month, there was a massive amount of interest. Many pharmacists are worried, fearing an end to the sector as they know it. Pharmacy Today reporter Nerine Zoio asks how New Zealand pharmacy is responding to the first beachhead of the trans-Tasman invasion

The opening of New Zealand’s first Chemist Warehouse just two minutes’ walk from his store has Auckland pharmacist Vimal Patel fearing the worst.