Henry Schein Inc

Industry: BioTech Healthcare Medical Equipment

Fortune Rank: 339

Henry Schein, Inc. distributes healthcare products and services primarily to office-based healthcare practitioners in the North American and European markets. It operates in two segments, Healthcare Distribution and Technology. The Healthcare Distribution segment distributes products, including consumable products, small equipment, laboratory products, large dental equipment, branded and generic pharmaceuticals, vaccines, surgical products, diagnostic tests, infection control products, and vitamins. The Technology segment provides software, technology, and other value-added services to healthcare providers primarily in the United States and Canada. Its value-added practice solutions include practice management software systems for dental and medical practices and veterinary clinics. Further, this segment offers financial services and continuing education services for practitioners. The company sells its products and services to dental practices and laboratories, physician practices, and veterinary clinics, as well as to government and other institutions. Henry Schein is headquartered in Melville, New York.

Henry Schein Inc

Henry Schein Inc is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Henry Schein Inc was ranked number 339 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 339th largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Henry Schein Inc achieved revenue of $6,546.30 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $311.20 million.

Henry Schein Inc' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 339th compared to 389th in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $6,408 million (a change of 0 million compared to 2010) and profits of $243 million (a change of $68 million compared to 2009).

Another point of view

To many investors, profits are more important than the revenue a company earns. If the Fortune 500 was ranked by profits instead of revenue then Henry Schein Inc would be ranked 278th rather than 339th due to its profits of $311 in 2010.

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