Pharmacy Development Services announces partnership with Merchant Cost Consulting

Lake Worth, Fla., December 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Pharmacy Development Services (PDS) is pleased to add Merchant Cost Consulting (MCC) as a new strategic partner. MCC works with independent pharmacies to assess their current credit processing strategies and identify overlooked savings opportunities within their plan. Making MCC a trusted partner gives PDS members the ability to reduce credit card processing overheads without having to switch providers.

“Maximizing cash flow is a critical part of running a business. By providing our members with a new risk-free solution to reducing the costs associated with their credit card processing companies, we are empowering them to improve their cash flow with little or no disruption to their day-to-day operations, ”says Elaine Ladd , Chief Pharmacy Officer – PDS. “Merchant Cost Consulting is a service we recommend all of our members to explore. If savings are possible, there is no reason not to take advantage of them.

MCC was founded with the goal of helping businesses navigate the credit card processing industry. Merchant service charges can be difficult to understand and are one of the biggest expenses for pharmacy owners. Merchant Cost Consulting partners with clients to manage their merchant service charges, to ensure they are always paying a fair and honest price.

“Credit card processing is often overlooked as an area where there is room for financial savings,” says Tyler Dyer, Senior Consultant – MCC. “The strategy of the Merchant Cost Consultant is simple. We assess your current credit card processing plan at no cost to you, and if there are hidden charges and unnecessary charges, we work with you to get those charges removed. The worst case scenario is that there are no savings available.

About Pharmacy Development Services (PDS): PDS is headquartered in Lake Worth, Florida, and has worked in partnership with independent pharmacists across the United States to drive business growth since 2001. PDS has focused on four activity quadrants: finance, team, growth and operations. By recognizing the challenges of the ever-changing pharmaceutical industry, PDS supports its members and helps them take control of their business, move forward with clarity and gain confidence. For more information on how to partner with PDS, please visit

CONTACT: Erin Brown PDS 561-275-2652