United Pharmacy Partners with SAP and DBS MENA to Revolutionize Operations with Cutting-Edge Solutions

Riyadh, KSA – United Pharmaceutical Company (UPC), one of the leading players in the Saudi retail pharmacy sector, is proud to announce its strategic partnership with SAP, a global leader in enterprise software, and DBS MENA, a distinguished SAP Gold Partner, to embark on a transformative journey towards enhanced efficiency and innovation.

As part of this collaboration, DBS MENA will implement Rise with SAP (S/4 HANA) solution for UPC, encompassing core functionalities such as financial modules, HR, warehouse management, and material management. Additionally, UPC will benefit from DBS MENA’s Retail Management Suite (RMS), which includes point-of-sale systems, retail store portals, and mobility solutions tailored specifically for warehouses.

“We are thrilled that SAP will be a strategic partner in our transformative journey. UPC is one of the fastest growing companies in the Saudi healthcare sector, and SAP will more than support our expansion strategy with its world class expertise in technological resource planning. This will eventually enable UPC to provide superior service to our customers”, said Mr. Khalid Yassin, CEO, United Pharmaceutical Company.

UPC’s decision to invest in these solutions stems from a strategic initiative to transition to the cloud while leveraging their deep expertise in retail in the pharmaceutical domain. By adopting a unified system with full integration both horizontally and vertically, UPC aims to elevate its customer service standards, streamline internal processes, and facilitate expansion initiatives.

“This strategic partnership will see United Pharma Company (UPC) embark on a transformative journey leveraging SAP’s latest innovative technologies to capitalize on growth opportunities for the company and to respond to the industry’s fast-changing needs with agility. With RISE with SAP, UPC is poised to significantly enhance its operations and set new standards for the pharmaceutical retail industry,” said Mohammed Alromaizan, Vice President, SAP Saudi Arabia.

DBS MENA was selected as the partner of choice for this venture due to its prominent position as a leader in the pharmaceutical and retail industries and expertise in point-of-sale solutions. With a proven track record of success and a rich portfolio of pharmaceutical and retail clientele, DBS MENA brings invaluable experience and research-driven insights to the table.

“We are honored to announce our partnership with United Pharma Company (UPC) in implementing SAP’s Rise with SAP solution alongside DBS’s Retail Management System. This collaboration represents a significant milestone in our commitment to delivering tailored solutions that empower businesses in the Pharma-Retail sector” – Eng. Mahmoud Moussa, CEO of DBS MENA

This strategic partnership between UPC, SAP, and DBS MENA underscores a shared commitment to driving innovation and delivering unparalleled value to their customers. Together, these industry leaders are poised to revolutionize operations, setting new standards for efficiency and customer-centricity in the retail pharmacy landscape.