Membership Categories

Membership Categories

CAPDM's membership is representative of all pharmacy supply chain industry trading partners which fall under the categories of:

Primary Wholesaler

  • Full-service wholesaler/distributor of pharmaceutical, over the  counter (OTC), and other pharmacy related products to the retail trade at large, hospitals, or similar institutions.

Other Distributor Classes

Self-Distributing Pharmacy Chain

  • An entity which owns, operates and/or franchises a minimum of thirty (30) retail stores engaged in the business of selling pharmaceutical products, sundries, health and beauty aids to the public with at least one distribution centre.

Specialized Distributor 

  • A licensed wholesaler whose primary business is the orderly distribution of a limited category of pharmaceutical products to the retail trade  at large, hospitals, or similar institutions.

Associate Member Classes


  • Manufactures pharmaceutical, OTC,  and other pharmacy related products for sale to wholesalers distributors, retail, corporate, institutional or hospital accounts.

Afilliated Member/Service Provider

  • Supplies services to the pharmaceutical industry or to pharmacy wholesalers/distributors.

Member Forum 2024

September 10, 2024
Angus Glen Golf Club, South Course
Markham, Ontario


Boot Camp

November 19 - 20, 2024
Online Event


Executive Conference

January 13 - 14, 2025
Montreal Airport Marriott In-Terminal Hotel
Dorval, QC H4Y 0A4


Annual Conference

May 5 - 8, 2024
Omni Scottsdale Resort
Scottsdale, Arizona