The transaction, which was first announced in September 2015, includes UDG’s Irish pharmaceutical distribution businesses United Drug Supply Chain Services business, United Drug Sangers business, TCP Group, as well as its UK based travel healthcare business MASTA, to McKesson.(Photograph: David Sleator/THE IRISH TIMES)

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