The company was ranked No. 287 on this year's list, compared with last year's ranking of No. 292. Henry Schein had net sales of $10.4 billion in 2014, up more than $6 billion from 2004 when the company first featured on the Fortune 500 list (No. 497), according to the company.
"Henry Schein's 11-year climb up the Fortune 500 rankings is a testament to the shared commitment and values of our more than 18,000 Team Schein Members across the globe, all of whom are dedicated to helping practitioners improve the efficiency of their practices and provide quality patient care," stated Stanley Bergman, chairman of the board and CEO of Henry Schein, in a press release.
Since the company went public in 1995, sales have grown at a compound annual rate of 16%.