About us


In late 2007, Planet pharmacies was established as a joint venture company with a capital of 810 million Dirhams ($ 220 million)

Planet operations cover KSA, UAE & Oman.

Ever since its inception in 2007, Planet Pharmacies has been growing at a staggering pace. Today it has a multi country footprint across the GCC and serves a range of segments within the healthcare sector.

PLANET Pharmacies is rapidly gaining traction with coverage across multiple countries in the GCC. Our operational efficiencies span markets like KSA, UAE and Oman.

We will continue growing with the same velocity as we have done in the recent past, based on growing positive stakeholder sentiments, as well the immense trust placed by our esteemed customers. We have gained good exposure in the 3 main markets –UAE, KSA and Oman.

This has allowed PLANET Pharmacies to build successful operations in both the retail division as well as the strategic distribution division.

Planet Pharmacies manages the retail operations of the brand ZAHRAT ALRAWDAH in Saudi Arabia. Under its umbrella, Zahrat Al Rawdah has more than 150 pharmacies in Riyadh, Al Kharj, Jeddah, Al Qassim and Al Hassa. The tremendous growth seen by Zahrat Al Rawdah is due to the close understanding we have of our customers’ needs in health, wellness, and beauty products and making sure that they get these fulfilled on time.

Since the first store opened in Riyadh in 1996, Zahrat AlRawdah has gone from strength to strength to fulfil the need for high quality products and personalized attention to the people of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and remains committed to making a difference in their lives. The mission at Zahrat AlRawdah is to spread good health and meaningful value to all four corners of Saudi Arabia.

Zahrat AlRawdah supplies top notch health and wellness products to its esteemed customers and will continue to do so in the future.

Hundreds of times a day at ZAHRAT ALRAWDAH, we are helping people on their path to better beauty, from advising on prescription to helping manage specialty conditions.

Our beauty products vary from Skin Care, Facial Makeup products, Personal cleanliness, Hair repair, Men Care and everything in between.

Because we are present in so many places, we have an active, supportive role in shaping the future of beauty care.

People are the most important asset in our business.

Our business is run by a management team with vast regional and international experience in the pharmaceutical industry.

The coherence between our sales, marketing, logistics and finance team helps us overcome the challenges of our multi-cultural markets.

Our friendly and professional pharmacists from various cultural backgrounds provide excellent service to our customers of multiple nationalities. Our pharmacists attend continuous education and training programs to keep abreast in product knowledge, new drug releases and interpersonal skills.

Our retail and distribution operations are supported with dedicated, climate-controlled warehousing and logistics facilities.

Our warehouse was newly constructed in 2014 with increased capacity and operate with the highest standards set by SAUDI Ministry of Health.

With automatic replenishment of all our fast-moving items, stock is always maintained at optimum levels, offering fresh stock to customers at all times.

To become the healthcare providers of choice among all stakeholders in the Region and No.1 pharmaceutical retailer in the Region.

To prioritize a quality and timely service in retail market continuously exploring new opportunities in order to propel further growth. This is in line with our commitment to provide more communities access to pharmacy products and superior service in response to the regional customer’s health, beauty and well being needs.