About Distica

Distica boasts over six decades' worth of experience in the field of inventory management and distribution to pharmacies, laboratories and healthcare institutions

Distica holds a 70% market share of pharmaceutical distribution in Iceland, while also distributing research equipment, operational products and other materials to hospitals, nursing homes, dentists and veterinarians. Distica also distributes consumer goods to businesses.

Distica operates one of the country's most sophisticated warehouses, specializing in the handling of pharmaceuticals and products that require temperature control. Distica aims to deliver the right product, in the quantity specified, in the desired condition, and on time—and in the process has developed an efficient quality and monitoring system.


Distica's values—which serve as employees' guiding light—are as follows:


Means honoring one's word, operating with integrity, professionalism and honesty. Our suppliers and customers should be able to trust our words, trusting that we respect the laws, regulations and expectations made of our company.


Is the basis for an honest work environment. We strive to communicate clearly and honestly, but in a way that is also considerate and constructive. We welcome the opinions of others and want to stimulate critical thinking. Speaking honestly without beating about the bush also saves time.


Symbolizes our employees‘ desire and endeavor to grow, evolve, mature and do better. We always strive to do better—there being no such thing as a permanent solution. We are open to changes and innovation. We take initiative and challenge the status quo.

Company Information

Name: Distica hf.
ID Number: 680604 – 4010
Address: Hörgatún 2
Postal Code: 210 Garðabær

Email: distica@distica.is
VAT Number: 83348

The company is registered in Iceland and operates with a permit from the Icelandic Medicines Agency for the import and wholesale distribution of medicinal products according to Regulation No. 699/1996 and is authorized to manufacture medicinal products in accordance with Regulation No. 893/2004.

The company's quality system is certified according to the ISO 9001 standard.