All Pharmacy News


Sep 29, 2015

Clayton Thornhill named head of H. D. Smith human resources

H. D. Smith, the largest privately held wholesaler distributor in the U.S., today announced an addition to its executive leadership team. Clayton Thornhill joins H. D. Smith as Vice President, Human Resources with more than 12 years of HR leadership experience. “Coming from a fast-paced corporate environment, Clay will be an excellent fit with the structure of H. D. Smith,” said Chris Smith, president and CEO of H. D. Smith. “He has extensive HR experience that will

Continue reading


Sep 21, 2015

H. D. Smith announces passing of founder and chairman emeritus, Henry Dale Smith Sr.

Visionary healthcare pioneer, committed pharmacist, and dedicated family man passes at age 87 H. D. Smith, the largest independent wholesaler in the U.S., today announced that Henry Dale Smith Sr., the company’s founder and chairman emeritus, passed away at age 87 in Springfield, surrounded by family and loved ones. “The entire H. D. Smith family is deeply saddened by the loss of our founder and a pioneer in healthcare distribution, Henry Dale Smith,” said Henry Dale Smith

Continue reading


Sep 13, 2015

Pharmacy Forum Volume 10 Issue 5

Safeguarding the US drug supply, efforts to expand pharmacists' authority, concern over prescription drug pricing, Medicare Part D plans share contract terms with pharmacists and more!

Continue reading


Aug 19, 2015

Mike Anderson named vice president, credit for H. D. Smith

Mike Anderson has recently been promoted to vice president of credit for H. D. Smith. Building on his responsibilities as credit director, Anderson will be accountable for underwriting and managing H. D. Smith’s and Smith Medical Partner’s accounts receivable and notes receivable portfolios. His priorities center on defining direction, reducing risk, and developing policy, procedures and strategy. Anderson joined H. D. Smith in 2007 as credit manager of the Florida Division. Starting his career at Barnett Bank,

Continue reading


Aug 5, 2015

H. D. Smith Recognizes 2015 Trading Partners of the Year

H. D. Smith, among the nation’s largest pharmaceutical wholesalers, today announced the winners of its annual Trading Partners of the Year award, honoring select pharmaceutical and health products manufacturers who collaborate actively to grow the industry and advance patient care. Each award category recognizes two winners, based on criteria including trade volume, trade policies and overall sales, for excellence across each key H. D. Smith product area. This year’s Trading Partners of the Year are: Brand

Continue reading


Jul 30, 2015

Pharmacy Forum Volume 10 Issue 4

CMS launches Star Rating System for home care agencies, transparency in generic drug pricing, FDA delays Track & Trace enforcement until Nov. 1, 2015, prescription drug importation and more!

Continue reading






Apr 27, 2015

H. D. Smith honored by local University of Illinois Springfield

H. D. Smith was recently honored as a “Good as Gold Business” by University of Illinois Springfield (UIS). This distinction recognizes Springfield businesses that support volunteerism, encourages employees to serve in the community, organizes service efforts, and/or financially supports the efforts of nonprofits and charitable organizations.

Continue reading





Mar 10, 2015

H. D. Smith is first wholesaler to offer CSOS ordering on mobile

H. D. Smith was named a finalist for HDMA's Distribution Management Award for its innovative mobile controlled substance ordering system (CSOS). This addition to the company’s online ordering system is the first of its kind offered by a U.S. wholesaler, and will be rolled out to customers nationwide soon.

Continue reading


Become a Customer Get Started