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North West Ostomy Supplies (NWOS), a member of Walgreens Boots Alliance, is a registered Dispensing Appliance Contractor and an established market leader in the supply of Surgical Appliances, specialising in Incontinence, Ostomy and Wound care products.

NWOS have been providing surgical appliances and services to patients in partnership with pharmacies and dispensing doctors for nearly 25 years through their Agency Scheme.

In anticipation of the changes to Part IX, NWOS have created a unique working partnership for all appliance prescription needs by utilising their New Appliance Partnership that is available for all primary care contractors. For more information about the benefits of using this service call our free phone number on 0800 316 7117. Alternatively, email us at


With a stockholding of over 5,000 items, NWOS supply and support Healthcare Professionals throughout the United Kingdom with a premium service for providing these products to their patients.

NWOS are independently owned from manufacturers, and for this reason hold no vested interests in promoting or marketing any one brand of products directly to patients.

We stock a comprehensive range of products from all manufacturers within:

Our manufacturers include:

Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walgreens Boots Alliance (Nasdaq: WBA) is the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise.

The company was created through the combination of Walgreens and Alliance Boots in December 2014, bringing together two leading companies with iconic brands, complementary geographic footprints, shared values and a heritage of trusted health care services through pharmaceutical wholesaling and community pharmacy care, dating back more than 100 years.

WWalgreens Boots Alliance is the largest retail pharmacy, health and daily living destination across the USA and Europe. Walgreens Boots Alliance and the companies in which it has equity method investments together have a presence in more than 25* countries and employ more than 400,000* people. The company is a global leader in pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing retail and, together with the companies in which it has equity method investments, has over 13,200* stores in 11* countries as well as one of the largest global pharmaceutical wholesale and distribution networks, with over 390* distribution centers delivering to more than 230,000** pharmacies, doctors, health centers and hospitals each year in more than 20* countries. In addition, Walgreens Boots Alliance is one of the world's largest purchasers of prescription drugs and many other health and wellbeing products.

The company's portfolio of retail and business brands includes Walgreens, Duane Reade, Boots and Alliance Healthcare, as well as increasingly global health and beauty product brands, such as No7, Botanics, Liz Earle and Soap & Glory. More company information is available at

* As of 31 August 2016, using publicly available information for AmerisourceBergen.

** For 12 months ending 31 August 2016, using publicly available information for AmerisourceBergen.