Boots The Chemists

industry:
Product supplier,
Retailer of pharamceutical and other household products
Nationality:
British

1849 - John Boot opens first store. 1890 - ten Boots stores. 1914 - over 550 Boots stores. 1920 - Boots sold by Jessie Boot to United Drug Company of America. 1933 - John Boot (Jessie's son) buys Boots back. 2006 - Boots merge with Alliance Unichem.