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Business Finance for Chemists and Pharmacists

We focus on arranging finance for your business
So you can focus on running your chemist or pharmacy

Every business needs finance. A chemist’s is no exception. Whether starting out, expanding your business or taking on a whole new challenge, ASC are here to make getting that finance simple for you.

When you’re running a chemist’s and the pharmacy that’s often attached, you’ve got a very different supply chain to many businesses. Rather than sandwiches or tools, you’ve got to deal with medicines and medical supplies that might be heavily controlled or regulated. It makes for a unique experience, with some unique challenges. We’re here to make sure that finance isn’t one of those challenges.

There’s no panacea when it comes to finance.

Every business is different. Chemists might have the same basics behind them, but that doesn’t mean they’re all the same. Differences in suppliers, stock, staffing, operations and more will all add up to to make your own unique business method. Lenders know this, so they’ll want to find out as much as they can about your particular business before they put money on the line. Different businesses will have vastly different finance journeys; profit streams, for example, can make a big difference to lenders. A busy city location that’s only one of many will have a very different profit stream to a rural one that’s the only one in the area. Lenders will put different roadblocks in your way depending on your unique business. We’re here to help you clear away those roadblocks.

You’ll also have to think about what type of finance will best suit your business. Just like two businesses are the same, neither are any two loans. There are myriad finance options available, and not all of them are suited to every business. One pharmacy might be a business that works well with your standard commercial mortgage. Another might benefit from the EFGS. A third might be most suited to Pension Finance. There’s a lot to consider, which is why it’s so important to use a broker that truly understands your business.

But ASC can at least cure your finance woes.

Enter ASC. For over 50 years we’ve been providing small businesses with the commercial, business and property finance they need. We’re no strangers to helping chemists and pharmacies – in our time we’ve helped plenty of them start up, expand or completely reinvent themselves. No matter what you’re looking for, with ASC you’ll know exactly what you’re getting. We can help you deal with the regulations and remove the roadblocks in the way of your success. When you use an ASC regional director, you can be sure that you’re in the hands of an experienced professional who’s dedicated to making your finance journey as smooth as can be.

So, if you want to make your finance journey faster, simpler, better – there’s just two things you need to do:

1. Get in touch with us.

Your initial consultation is free and without obligation.

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2. Sit back and relax.

We’ll handle the finance, so you can focus on what really matters – your business!

Chemist or pharmacy finance we have arranged for our clients

  • £88,000 was raised for a client to purchase the freehold title to their pharmacy
  • ASC raised £175,000 to help a client purchase and refurbish a chemist in a town in Cumbria.