BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 2 drugstore.com, inc. (Nasdaq: DSCM), a leading online retailer of health, beauty, vision and pharmacy products in the United States, is now shipping to customers in China, India, and Brazil, plus 50 additional countries worldwide. More than 3.5 billion international customers can shop for non-prescription health, beauty and wellness products on http://international.drugstore.com with pricing in their local currency.
"drugstore.com is now a leading source for international customers to purchase health, beauty and wellness products from the U.S. and we plan to increase our global market penetration in the coming year," said David Lonczak, vice president and chief marketing officer drugstore.com, inc. "With current exchange rates, this is an ideal time for international customers to buy American products."
drugstore.com, one of the top 50 online retailers in the United States, launched its international service to customers in Canada and Europe, a total of 34 countries in November 2008. In the past year the company has increased its availability to 53 countries including Japan, Australia, United Arab Emirates, South Africa, Mexico and the Philippines.
About drugstore.com, inc.
drugstore.com, inc. (NASDAQ:DSCM) is a leading online retailer of health, beauty, vision and pharmacy products. Our portfolio of brands include: drugstore.com(TM), Beauty.com(TM) and VisionDirect.com(TM). All are accessible from http://www.drugstore.com and provide a convenient, private, and informative shopping experience while offering a wide assortment of more than 45,000 products at competitive prices.
The drugstore.com pharmacy is certified by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) as a Verified Internet Pharmacy Practice Site (VIPPS) and operates in compliance with federal and state laws and regulations in the United States.
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