DLA is a logistics company born in the midst of the Portuguese Pharmaceutical industry in order to answer a gap in the Azevedos’ pharmaceutical chain, specialized logistics and distribution of pharmaceuticals. The entire organization, performance line and activity were established to operate exclusively within the pharmaceutical market.

Logistics and Distribution

DLA offers its customers the possibility of establishing the most adequate logistics partnership for each company’s strategy. In the context of the pharmaceutical industry, it offers:

- Distribution partnership (the service includes billing and collecting)
- Logistics service providing partnership

Quality and Safety

DLA has permission to wholesale distribution of medicines for human use, approval to import, export and marketing psychotropic and narcotic drugs.
It is a company certified by the Portuguese Authorities (INFARMED) and, as additional guarantee for its clients, is in process of certification of quality assurance system and health and safety at work in accordance with standard NP EN ISO9001:2000 and OHSAS 18001:2007.

Reception and checking of goods
Storage and handling under controlled conditions
Shipment of goods
Transport management within 24 hours after ordering in any part of Portugal
Invoicing and credit
Collecting of goods
Market returns trial
Product repack
Labelling and kit processing
Product management and clinical trials
Logistics of merchandising

Activity figures

4000 m2 total area
Refrigerated areas
1600 picking places, 4500 pallets
1900 products, 45 000 orders and 45 million units
Compatible tecnologies and ERP's systems