The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. (Jean Coutu Group) is a Canada-based pharmacy chain. The Company is engaged in the distribution and retailing of pharmaceutical, healthcare, hygiene, beauty and other products. Jean Coutu Group operates through two segments: franchising and generic drugs. The Company's franchising segment involves its franchising activity under the PJC Jean Coutu, PJC Clinique, PJC Jean Coutu Sante and PJC Jean Coutu Sante Beaute brands, operates two distribution centers and coordinates various other services for its franchisees. In the generic drugs segment, the Company owns Pro Doc Ltd, a Canadian manufacturer of generic drugs with a portfolio of around 170 generic molecules and approximately 370 different products. Jean Coutu Group's services for its franchises include centralized purchasing, distribution, marketing, training, human resources, management, operational consulting, information systems and the private labels program of the Company.