When Medical Arts Pharmacy in Cornwall, Ontario sent out post cards thanking customers for their support, they got an overwhelming response. A number of customers felt the need to show their appreciation for the many years of excellent service. According to marketing expert, Mary Anne Pankhurst, what sets this locally owned and operated pharmacy apart from its competition are its specialized services and generous community support.
Medical Arts, asked KAV Productions to help mark the 60th anniversary through photos and video. With lots of help researching, digging through archives, and filming interviews, everyone involved help make the video a centrepiece of the celebrations. In the video, Shannon Bellefeuille, wife of founder Ernie Bellefeuille recalls when Medical Arts first opened its doors on Montreal Road in 1956. We also hear from long time customers Lois Lefebvre, Jake Lamoureux and Le Village BIA representative, Pierre Lefebvre.