Keeping a Finger on the Pulse of Pharmacy Administration

Keeping a Finger on the Pulse of Pharmacy Administration Running an independent pharmacy rarely follows the path of least resistance. In fact, it might be more accurate to say that running into resistance is precisely what you can expect on a daily basis. That’s because clinical and financial outcomes—while inherently linked to one another—are oftenRead More

A Stronger Pharmacy Tech “Backbone” Can Do Wonders for Your Business

A Stronger Pharmacy Tech “Backbone” Can Do Wonders for Your Business. Ask any independent pharmacist about managing workflow and it is likely he or she will tell you that “there is simply not enough time to accomplish everything you set to do in a day.” Typically, the first casualty is time itself. Specifically, the timeRead More

Pharmacy Tech

Find Out What Makes You Stand Out: Three Questions for Independent Pharmacists on the Mainline

Find Out What Makes You Stand Out: Three Questions for Independent Pharmacists on the Mainline New customers are the lifeblood of any business. It’s a statement that’s as true for the local car dealership as it is for the neighborhood independent pharmacy, but those in the latter category know that bringing in more foot traffic isRead More

Better Over-The-Counter (OTC) Sales Strategies from the Ground Up

Given the hours, the pressures, and the financial stresses of running an independent pharmacy, it might seem far-fetched to hear the opinion that store owners are “sitting on a goldmine.” Admittedly, the notion of striking it rich in the pharmacy business may be overstated, but the idea of tapping into underutilized or even undiscovered revenueRead More

OTC sales strategies

Open Invitation: Benzer Pharmacy Retools “Discovery Days” for Franchisee Hopefuls

  You can read all the glossy owner manuals you want, but if you really want to get a feel for the way a new car performs there’s no substitute for getting behind the wheel. The same thing holds true for independent pharmacists and entrepreneurs searching for their next turn-key investment. Thankfully, they will beRead More

Benzer Discovery Day for Prospective Franchisee

Five ‘Make or Break’ Suggestions For A Better Independent Pharmacy Business

Every independent pharmacy plays an important purpose. Namely, by supporting the overall health and well-being of its customers and community at large. And yet, without the requisite profits to drive success over time, many face substantial challenges in just keeping the doors open. Much less, fulfilling the “higher calling” that’s of equal concern. Independent Pharmacy businessRead More

Customers First, Always: The Benzer Pharmacy Approach to Patient Health

By and large, the reasons why aspiring pharmacists enter the field as students are pretty simple, improving health and wellness. In general, most have a genuine interest in helping care for the welfare of others by focusing on patient health. They have an instinctual desire to improve the human condition. More importantly, pharmacist’s see themselvesRead More

Benzer Pharmacy Makes Good Business: Why ‘Joining In’ is Better than ‘Giving In’ for Independent Pharmacies

The local, family-owned drug store has been a fixture in towns and cities—large, small and in between—since the very beginning of incorporated records. If you’re among those who enjoy a slice of Americana, there’s always been an unmistakable charm about old drug store signs jutting out from brick exteriors. In today’s world, everything is beingRead More

A Pharmacist’s Road to Entrepreneurship: Why The Benzer Pharmacy Franchise Model is Appealing

The challenge of opening a new pharmacy can represent a pretty big mountain to overcome. And yet, once you decide to go for it, there’s an electrifying rush that comes with the climb ahead. The picture is easy to envision: a panoramic view from the top of a successful and profitable new venture. With aRead More

SHARE and LIKE: Social Media Strategies for Independent Pharmacies

Building goodwill on a one-on-one basis should come naturally to every independent pharmacist. But what about building goodwill on a scale of one-to-a-hundred? One-to-a-thousand? Or more? For independent pharmacists social media management and strategy can feel difficult, but that is what Benzer is here for. We are a solution for pharmacy entrepreneurs that desperately needRead More