Mercury Drug Launches Animated Viber Stickers

Tuesday | 22 November 2016

Mercury Drug launches today its animated sticker pack in Viber app. The free "Mercury Drug Healthy Vibes" stickers express great positive feelings of well-being which Viber app users can share with family and friends to evoke good vibes. Several promotions are lined up from December 1, 2016 to March 1, 2017 in Mercury Drug stores and Facebook page, with exciting gifts for early downloaders.

Fourth Drive-Thru Store Opens in Las Piñas City

Thursday | 28 July 2016

Mercury Drug Las Piñas City Villar SIPAG opens today in Las Piñas City at C-5 Road Extension, Pulanglupa Uno. With a drive-thru facility, this branch offers customers the option to just drive in and get their order as they drive through..

Mercury Drug Voted Platinum Most Trusted Brand

Wednesday | 30 June 2016

In the 2016 Reader’s Digest Trusted Brand Survey, Mercury Drug was voted Platinum Most Trusted Brand in the Pharmacy/Drugstore Category in the Philippines. Conducted for the last 18 years, the Reader’s Digest Trusted Brand Survey polls consumers on brands which they depend on, believe in, and which they expect to provide premium value and exceptional service.

The Reader’s Digest Platinum Trusted Brand Award is given to brands that performed exceptionally, winning their category with a score that vastly outpolled their nearest competitor.

Mercury Drug Tops Study on Retailer of Choice

Monday | 21 December 2015

The ‘Smart Shopper 2015’ study, conducted by Kantar Worldpanel, identified Mercury Drug as the retailer of choice for Filipino shoppers due to accessibility, trust, and distance from home: 86% said there is a Mercury Drug store near them; 64% of those who said they will visit Mercury Drug actually visited a branch in the last 12 months.

Kantar Worldpanel is a marketing industry tracker. Data from Smart Shopper 2015 is based on a questionnaire Kantar Worldpanel administered across 2,000 urban homes nationwide.

Mercury Drug Wins Retail Asia-Pacific Awards

Thursday | 29 October 2015

For the second consecutive year, Mercury Drug was named “Best-of-the Best” at Retail Asia’s Top 500 Awards Ceremony held at Manila’s Solaire Resort and Casino. The award is an affirmation of Mercury Drug’s excellent business performance, value proposition, corporate social responsibility and sustainability initiatives, core competencies and business strategy. In the same event, Mercury Drug also retained its Top 3 ranking in the Top 10 Retailers’ category by Economy, a distinction which the company has received since 2004.

The Retail Asia-Pacific Top 500 ranking was launched in April 2004 as the industry’s first regional ranking of the top 500 retail companies in the Asia-Pacific region. Researched by Euromonitor International on a yearly basis, the ranking covers 14 key economies and 10 retail formats. The ranking of the 500 companies is published in Retail Asia magazine, a publication of NCYU Media Pte Ltd, the regional leader in the retail information business.

Mercury Drug Wins FAPRA Award

Wednesday | 28 October 2015

Mercury Drug was the 2015 Country Winner of the Customer Service Excellence Award given by the Federation of Asia-Pacific Retailers Association (FAPRA) at the 17th Asia Pacific Retailers Convention and Exhibition (APRCE) at the Manila Marriott Hotel, in recognition of Mercury Drug’s achievements and major contributions in exemplifying exceptional customer service.

The FAPRA Award is a bi-annual award which honors companies, associations and individuals who have reached outstanding achievements in retail industry in the Asia-Pacific region.

UST Confers Doctorate Degree, Honoris Causa, to Mariano Que

Wednesday | 9 September 2015

For being the pioneering spirit behind the pharmaceutical retail industry in the Philippines and in recognition of his deep involvement in philanthropy and various advocacies, Mercury Drug founder Mariano Que was conferred an honorary degree, Doctor of Humanities, by the University of Santo Tomas. The award cited Mr. Que’s dedication to provide affordable and accessible health care to Filipinos, spanning 70 years.

Third Drive-Thru Store Opens in EDSA

Saturday | 15 August 2015

Mercury Drug opens another drive-thru service in Makati City at its 24-hour EDSA Danlig store. Motorists in the busy EDSA highway can now avail of quick service along the way by just driving in for their medicines and other healthcare needs.

Android version of Mercury Drug App Now Available

Wednesday | 17 June 2015

Android smartphone users can now download Mercury Drug App at Google Play. Now, all smartphone users can easily search for the nearest Mercury Drug store, see special product offers, find free clinics and more.

Mercury Drug Opens 1000th Store

Sunday | 1 March 2015

On its 70th anniversary, Mercury Drug opened its landmark 1000th store at Bayani Road, Western Bicutan, Taguig City. Mercury Drug founder, Mariano Que; President Vivian Que-Azcona; executives and officers of Mercury Group of Companies; Mercury Drug business partners and suppliers graced the formal opening of the store.

Mercury Drug Goes Mobile

Monday | January 2015

Mercury Drug App is now available for free at AppStore, allowing customers anywhere to easily search for the nearest Mercury Drug store, see special product offers, find free clinics and more. The Android version will soon follow.

Mercury Drug Wins Retail Asia-Pacific Awards

Tuesday | 10 November 2014

Retail Asia once again named Mercury Drug Corporation as one of the top performing retail companies in the Asia-Pacific region. In the 2014 Retail Asia-Pacific Top 500 Awards held in Singapore, Mercury Drug was awarded the “Best-of-the-Best” Retailer’s Award. Its listing at the 114th spot of the Top 500 Asia-Pacific retail companies was the top entry for the Philippines.

The Top 500 “Best-of-the-Best” Award is conferred on a select group of retailers who have been nominated from the top-ranking retailers in each of the 14 Asia-Pacific economies and who are judged by an independent jury as the crème-de-la-crème among their peers. Retail Asia is a prominent Singapore-based publishing company that yearly presents the Top 500 Retailer Awards since 2004. The Top 500 ranking is drawn from Euromonitor International’s research and analysis of the retail industry around the world. Retailers were selected and ranked based on the performance of their brands in each economy.

Mercury Drug Opens Second Drive-Thru Store

Tuesday | 4 November 2014

A second drive-thru store opens today in Biñan City Southwoods Ecocentrum, to service customers in the South who prefer express service without leaving the convenience of their cars.

Mercury Drug Opens Drive-Thru Service

Tuesday | 7 February 2012

Mercury Drug introduced a first in pharmacy retail with its first drive-thru service in its San Juan City Greenhills Ortigas store. Customers who are in a hurry or who have mobility concerns can now simply drive in, place their order and drive through to pick up their order.

PRA Honors Mercury Drug Founder

Thursday | 19 January 2012

Mercury Drug founder, Mariano Que, was named ‘Father of Health and Wellness Retailing in the Philippines’ by the Philippine Retailers Association (PRA) during its 2011 Outstanding Filipino Retailers and Shopping Centers of the Year Awards Night, “for being the pioneering spirit behind health and wellness retail industry and for spurring an industry that ensures that high quality medicines are always available within reach of Filipinos, regardless of age or economic class.”