R&S Family Businesses


R&S, owned and operated by the Shirley family, has been serving the pharmaceutical industry since 1982. Our commitment to quality, superior service and innovation underlies our work as we support our current and future clients’ business.

As a family company, we take pride in serving our customers while maintaining our relational culture and foundational values.

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Since its inception in 2005, Apace Packaging provides cost effective, high quality packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical industry with talented personnel, strict production standards, and innovative ideas.


Formerly Dixon-Shane Drug Company, R&S Northeast has operated as a national pharmaceutical wholesaler since 1972. Its primary commitment is to provide the best supply chain option, primary or secondary, to meet 340B and non-340B pharmaceutical and medical supply needs.


Incorporated in the state of Tennessee in 2007, AvKARE has become a leader in the Generic Pharmaceutical Industry, with over 600 products currently available in the AvKARE and AvPAK labels. AvKare supports the FSS Contract for Medical/Surgical and Pharmaceuticals, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and multiple National Contracts.


A CLIA-certified lab focused on molecular and advanced diagnostic testing. MyGenetx is the primary resource for transitioning and implementing precision-guided medicine, with a medical team of experts in research and clinical product development for genetics.