The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. is a Canada-based company, engaged in pharmacy retailing. The Company operates through two segments: franchising and generic drugs. The franchising segment carries on the franchising activity under the banners of PJC Jean Coutu, PJC Clinique, PJC Jean Coutu Sante and PJC Jean Coutu Sante Beaute, operates two distribution centers and coordinates several other services for the benefit of its franchisees. These services comprise centralized purchasing, distribution, marketing, training, human resources, management, operational consulting and information systems, as well as a private label program. Within the generic drugs segment, the Company owns Pro Doc Ltd., a Quebec-based subsidiary and manufacturer of generic drugs to wholesalers and pharmacists. It holds a portfolio of about 150 generic molecules and 325 different products.