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 2023

September 12, 2023
Angus Glen Golf Club, North Course
Markham, Ontario


Boot Camp

November 21 - 22, 2023
Virtual Event


Executive Conference

January 15 - 16, 2024
Montreal Airport Marriott In-Terminal Hotel


Annual Conference

May 5 - 8, 2024
Omni Scottsdale Resort, AZ