With over 50 years under their belt, Superdrug is a pharmacy chain that formed in the middle of the 1960s. With their headquarters in Surrey, there are now around 780 stores across the UK which has them in second place behind only the might of Boots. However, they are still expanding and recently announced their plans for 100 new stores in various locations which is set to be completed in 2020.
Along with makeup, creams, medication and numerous other products, Superdrug also has a focus on services offering botox, laser hair removal, prescriptions, health checks, threading, and more. In total, Superdrug employ around 14,000 people from minimal wage workers in the shops to some highly-paid experts in the manufacturing plants and offices. After doubling profits in 2015, they were announced as the fastest growing retailer in the health and beauty niche in the UK.