Alliance Boots Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1848

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 50,000


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 5

  • Investments
  • 27

Alliance Boots General Information


Provider of pharmacy-led health and beauty retailing and pharmaceutical wholesaling and distribution services. The company offers cosmetics and skincare products, sun care products, skin, hair, bath and body products and generic medicines which includes anti-aging skincare products, patient care products and everyday health and hygiene products.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Boots UK, Boots the Chemists, Boot and Co., Boots Pure Drug Company
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Personal Products
Corporate Office
  • Untermattweg 8
  • 3027 Bern
  • Switzerland

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Alliance Boots Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Alliance Boots Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Bern, Switzerland
50,000 As of 2022
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Gurugram, India
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New Brunswick, NJ
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Alliance Boots Competitors (2)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Glaxosmithkline Consumer Healthcare Corporate Backed or Acquired Gurugram, India 0000 000000&0
Johnson & Johnson Corporation New Brunswick, NJ 000000 0000 000000000 0000
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Alliance Boots Patents

Alliance Boots Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-PP24572-P2 Weigela plant named ‘bokrasopin’ Active 27-Jul-2012 00000000
US-PP24585-P2 Weigela plant named ‘bokrasopea’ Active 27-Jul-2012 00000000
US-PP14012-P2 Rosa plant named ‘bokramar’ Inactive 11-Apr-2002 000000000
US-PP14016-P2 Rosa plant named ‘bokrarug’ Inactive 11-Apr-2002 A01H6/749

Alliance Boots Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Alliance Boots Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Alliance Boots Investments & Acquisitions (27)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Cencora 18-Mar-2016 0000 00.000 Distributors (Healthcare) 0000000 0
Liz Earle Naturally Active Skincare 09-Jul-2015 0000000000 00000 Personal Products 0000000 0
Soap & Glory 25-Nov-2014 0000000000 Personal Products
MedAvail 16-Oct-2014 00000 0000 0000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems
Nanjing Pharmaceutical Company 29-Sep-2014 PIPE 000.00 Distributors/Wholesale (B2C)
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Alliance Boots Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Soap & Glory Personal Products Nottingham, United Kingdom 2006
Alloga Distributors/Wholesale South Normanton, United Kingdom 0000
Alliance Healthcare Yatırım Holding Distributors/Wholesale Istanbul, Turkey 0000
Alliance Healthcare Deutschland Distributors (Healthcare) Frankfurt, Germany 0000
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Alliance Boots Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
MedAvail 16-Oct-2014 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 6 buyers
Farmacias Ahumada 06-May-2014 0000000000 00000 Completed
  • 7 buyers
MedAvail 08-Mar-2013 00000 00000 00 Completed
  • 2 buyers
MedAvail 01-Jun-2012 00000 00000 00 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Megapharm 16-Oct-2008 Buyout/LBO Completed
  • 2 buyers
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Alliance Boots FAQs

  • When was Alliance Boots founded?

    Alliance Boots was founded in 1848.

  • Where is Alliance Boots headquartered?

    Alliance Boots is headquartered in Bern, Switzerland.

  • What is the size of Alliance Boots?

    Alliance Boots has 50,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Alliance Boots in?

    Alliance Boots’s primary industry is Distributors/Wholesale.

  • Is Alliance Boots a private or public company?

    Alliance Boots is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Alliance Boots?

    The current valuation of Alliance Boots is 000.00.

  • What is Alliance Boots’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Alliance Boots is 000000.

  • Who are Alliance Boots’s investors?

    AlpInvest Partners, Ardian, CPP Investments, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, and The Carlyle Group are 5 of 6 investors who have invested in Alliance Boots.

  • Who are Alliance Boots’s competitors?

    Glaxosmithkline Consumer Healthcare and Johnson & Johnson are competitors of Alliance Boots.

  • When was Alliance Boots acquired?

    Alliance Boots was acquired on 31-Dec-2014.

  • Who acquired Alliance Boots?

    Alliance Boots was acquired by Walgreens Boots Alliance.

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