Since 2016, Alpha Healthgroup is the combination of Cooper and Vemedia, creating a leading player in the EU Consumer Healthcare space. Furthermore, the Group has further extended through acquisitions of brands, such as Hexomédine, Essaven and Dacryoserum.
The combination of both companies created market leading positions and strongholds in several EU Consumer Healthcare markets, like the overall N° 6 position in France through its access to all 22,000 pharmacies, with strong brands like Oenobiol, Etiaxil, Pouxit and Insect Ecran; an overall N° 1 position in the Netherlands and a pan-European leadership in Calming & Sleeping markets with leading brand Valdispert and in the Medicated Footcare market, with the Excilor brand. Through its acquisition of Diepharmex laboratories, the Group's has further completed its offering in the category of Hygiene and Ear Care.
The company operates a distinctive business model with a unique distribution network and best-in-class sales force. Its brands enjoy strong brand awareness in its key countries and via its distributors are represented in more than 40 countries worldwide. Alpha Healthgroup employs over 800 people worldwide.