Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. Cardinal Health, a fortune 500 company, is headquartered in Dublin, Ohio. The company specializes in medical products. The major products manufactured by the set up are spread over 60,000 locations in the world. Surgical products, surgical apparel including gloves are also manufactured by this company. Cardinal Health is The world’s largest network of radio pharmacies. Cardinal Health was founded in 1971 by its founder, Robert D. Walter. The firm started selling drugs and medicines in the year 1979 after acquiring the Bailey Drug Company. It has been listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange list since 1983. The company currently stands at the 17th position on the list of fortune 500 companies in the world. There are around 30,000 employees working in the set up as of now.
The company’s first acquired franchisee was Medicine Shoppe International. CH purchased Bergen in the year 1997. Then in 1999, the company acquired Allegiance Healthcare, a Chicago based medical products distributor. The company has now improved the cost effectiveness of the health care products.