HOKUYAKU TAKEYAMA Holdings, Inc. engages in the management of its subsidiaries which are in the pharmaceuticals and medical equipment business. Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Pharmaceutical Wholesale, Medical Equipment Wholesale, Dispensing Pharmacy, Nursing Care, Information and Communications Technology (ICT), and Others. The Pharmaceutical Wholesale segment deals with the wholesale of pharmaceutical products and non-prescription drugs. The Medical Equipment Wholesale segment handles the wholesale of medical equipment. The Dispensing Pharmacy segment operates dispensing pharmacies. The Nursing Care segment offers rental and sale of nursing products and operates nursing facilities. The ICT segment develops and sells computer software. The Others segment includes subsidiary management, insurance agency, hospital logistics, and new business support services. The company was founded in September 2006 and is headquartered in Sapporo, Japan.