About GIRP

GIRP, the European Healthcare Distribution Association, is the umbrella organisation for pharmaceutical full-line wholesalers and distributors of healthcare products and services in Europe. It represents the national associations of over 850 pharmaceutical wholesalers serving 32 European countries, as well as major international and pan-European healthcare distribution companies. GIRP members employ over 140,000 people and distribute around 15 billion packs of medicines as well as a wide range of healthcare products per year. As the vital link in healthcare, they are committed to developing and providing innovative and efficient healthcare products and services to improve health and wellbeing of patients across Europe.


  • GIRP - Brochures

    The most effective way to ensure that the medicines received through the legal supply are not falsified.


  • GIRP - Highlights

    To download the annual report please click the link below.

IPF study

  • GIRP - IPF study

    IPF study to show that full-line wholesaling provides massive prefinancing.