Foreign Associations

SECOF (European Association of Pharmacist Cooperatives)

As a partnership group founded as per the Spanish laws, the SECOF gathers six main cooperatives operating in Germany , Belgium, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal and Turkey together under its roof. It is the meta-association of six main cooperative unions - Astera, Cecofar, Farmintesa Logistica (Italy), Fecofar (Portugal), Sanacorp and TEKB.



GIRP (European Association of Pharmaceutical Full-Line Wholesalers)

GIRP, as an association representing all the pharmaceutical wholesalers and distributors in Europe, gives service as a communication platform and focal point between the members and all the parties in the health industry. Approximately 600 full-line pharmaceutical wholesalers from 31 European countries are the members of the association in which TEKB as a direct member represents Turkey. GIRP provides continuous information flow to help the effective and safe distribution of the pharmaceuticals in the whole Europe and contributes in making conscious decisions on the related issues.

" Kanaatim odur ki birleşmede muhakkak suretle kuvvet vardır. Kooperatif yapmak maddi ve manevi kuvvetleri, zeka ve maharetleri birleştirmektir. " M. Kemal ATATÜRK