About us

We are a group of innovative and growing Canadian pharmaceutical and healthcare companies. 

We help provide better care

Thats what we do every day at Mantra. To achieve this, we have expanded over the years. We can now count on a series of divisions that contribute, each in their own way, to improving our service offering.

 

  • Mantra Pharma markets proprietary and partner generic drugs to owner-pharmacists, salaried employees and PTAs in Quebec and Canada. 
  • Mantra Medical markets its products to healthcare professionals, such as doctors and nurses. It specializes in bone health. 
  • Mantra Solutions is a consulting and continuing education company that specializes in optimizing pharmacy methods for laboratory teams. 
  • Mantra Distribution provides warehousing, delivery and all logistics services related to the distribution of medicines and products, while meeting the highest quality standards. 
  • Myriad Pharma focuses on over-the-counter pharmaceuticals. It represents Mantras and its partners products to pharmaceutical banners while ensuring day-to-day execution in pharmacy.

 

At Mantra, we value respect, enjoyment, creativity, transparency and efficiency.

 

Values

RESPECT

Treating collaborators with consideration, professionalism and empathy. We are attentive to our customers’ comments and suggestions and we carefully evaluate their needs to meet their expectations. 

 

FUN

Having fun is at the heart of our company culture. It is essential to adopt a positive attitude which, in turn, will allow us all to work in a pleasant and positive atmosphere.

TRANSPARENCY

To give the time of day, always. Be frank and sincere among ourselves and with our product and service providers, as well as our clientele. 

EFFECTIVENESS

Being effective is being pragmatic, flexible, fast and efficient! We never hesitate to revise our position and always strive to learn and move forward. 

CREATIVITY

Creativity is the ability to see things differently, to think without limits. Also, it is the capacity to imagine and set forth a new concept or discover an original solution to a problem.

Our Story

2021

  • Opened a new 35,000-square foot warehouse and office in Lévis.

  • Acquired Pilocarpine, a niche generic drug available across Canada.

2020

  • Acquired Voltimage (which was renamed Mantra Distribution).

  • Bill31 allowed pharmacists to become front-line players. 

  • Continued to grow, now employing more than 80 people. 

2019

  • Adopted a new brand positioning: We help provide better care. 

  • Launched our scientific affairs department (which will grow to 10 people within a year!) 

2018

  • Started producing our own generic drug lines. 

  • Cannabis became legal. 

  • Moved to DIX30, doubling our office space. 

2017

  • Acquired L’Appui et le beau temps (which became Mantra Solutions).

  • Launched Eczederm, our line of creams for dry skin.

  • Metro purchased Jean Coutu’s 420 pharmacies for $4.5 billion. 

  • Launched Mantra Medical’s innovative liquid calcium citrate product. 

2016

  • Launched our first high-volume generic drug product: M-Sildenafil (Viagra). 

  • LaPresse’s paper edition ends its run. 

2015

  • 93,000 people gather to see the Rolling Stones at the Festival d’été deQuébec. Mantra was among them. 

  • Launched Denta, our line of oral health products. 

  • The Medical Assistance in Dying Law came into effect. 

  • Opened Mantra’s office in Lévis. 

  • Bill41 gives pharmacists a bigger role by allowing them to perform new acts. 

2014

  • Mantra Pharma added Fresenius Kabi, Stericycle, Altius and Pediapharm to its list of partners. 

2013

  • Opened Mantra’s office in Brossard.

  • Launched 11 new generic products simultaneously.

  • Created the Mantra Medical division, which works directly with doctors.

2012

  • The end of the world as announced by the Mayans did not happen. Mantra is thankful. 

2011

  • Mantra’s sales team started using iPads as a sales tool. 

  • Created Myriad Pharma, our division focused on over-the-counter products. 

2010

  • The second wave of the H1N1 flu ended in Quebec. 57% of the population was vaccinated, but it caused the death of 108 people. 

2009

  • Launched mcal, Mantra’s first calcium & vitamin D brand.

2008

  • Mantra’s current partners have all been hired. Mantra now counts 9 employees. 

2007

  • Quebec announces free medication for people on social assistance. 

2006

  • Minimum wage is $7.75. 

  • Mantra Pharma is launched.

2021

s

2020

s

2019

s

2018

s

2017

s

2016

s

2015

s

2014

s

2013

s

2012

s

2011

s

2010

s

2009

s

2008

s

2007

s

2006

s

Mantra Pharma offers a wide range of prescription, non-prescription and generic products.

Mantra Medical ensures that healthcare professionals have the latest scientific information namely on bone health at their fingertips.

Mantra Solutions advises and trains pharmacy laboratory teams to facilitate their daily operations.

Mantra Distribution stores, delivers and handles all the logistics related to the distribution of medicines and over-the-counter (OTC) products in Canada while meeting the highest quality standards.

Myriad Pharma supports organizations in the marketing and distribution on their over-the-counter products to various pharmaceutical banners across Quebec and Canada.

Icon-filiale-Canadienne-V2-ENG