Their profit margins are likely to come under intense pressure leading to the possible closure of smaller chemists in rural areas.
In terms of operating profit margins Miller ranks sixth, proving it can compete with the majors.
squeeze on profit margins looks set to continue.
Outlet malls offer shoppers the opportunity to purchase designer merchandise directly from the manufacturer rather than through secondary retailers, which eliminates unnecessary price increases and extra profit margins.
Once again the profit margins returned from the bulls have been a real eye-opener with a top gross of just under £ 2200.