News and Trends

Online Pharmacy Startup MedEasy Secures $750,000 In Seed Funding

The funds raised will be strategically allocated to bolster customer acquisition, refine operations, and enhance the platform's features

News and Trends

Tata 1mg Turns Unicorn With $40 Million Fundraise

Tata Digital has acquired nearly 62 per cent stake in the online pharmacy startup

Business News

3 Pharma Stocks' Post-Earnings Price Moves

The health care sector is participating in the S&P's nascent rally, but pharmaceuticals AbbVie, Merck and Pfizer are holding up well relative to the market.

Business News

San Francisco Walgreens Forced to Close Over 'Severe Rat Infestation'

According to a recent report, San Francisco ranks No. 5 on a list of the 'rattiest' U.S. cities.

Business News

Albertsons Companies, Inc. Will Continue To Rally

There is a renaissance going on in the retail pharmacy industry and Albertson's is taking part. The company's ongoing efforts to improve operations coupled with strength driven by pandemic tailwinds...

Business News

Rite Aid Issues Apology After Denying Undocumented Immigrants Covid Vaccine

The pharmacy chain says that it has since invited the women back to receive their shots.

Business News

Amazon and the Future of Pharmacy Market

One of the biggest trends to accelerate during the pandemic was the growth of telemedicine as well as pharmacy delivery with Amazon recently making its big anticipated move into the space.

News and Trends

It's Amazon vs Reliance Inds, As Latter Acquires E-pharmacy Startup Netmeds

The investment of INR 620 crore will give Reliance Industries 60 per cent holding in the equity share capital of Vitalic and 100 per cent direct equity ownership of its subsidiaries

Business News

UPS, CVS Use Drones to Deliver Prescriptions to Florida Retirement Community

UPS and CVS will start distributing time- and temperature-sensitive medicines to Floridians next month.

Growth Strategies

Successful Implementation of E-Pharmacy in Rural India

E-Pharmacy improves purchaser's comfort and access, this will above all advantage endless old-age patients living in family units, and patients who are not in a condition to go out to discover a drug store


This WhatsApp-like App Promises the Fastest Medicine Delivery at Best Prices

Founded in March 2015 by engineers Faizan Aziz and Anirudh Coontoor, the startup leverages technology and operations to deliver any medicine, instantly at the best prices.

News and Trends

Health at Affordable Cost to People and at Lowest Expenditure to Government

Consultation with a pharmacist should be promoted by giving them another certification to recommend OTC products

Growth Strategies

'Technological Automation Has Helped Us In Expanding Business'

A market leader in innovation, the firm was recognized as one of the top 100 great places to work in India in 2015.

Growth Strategies

Building A Conducive E-Pharmacy Business Environment

On an average, half the orders received by online pharmacies get rejected because of prescription-related errors


Looking Further Ahead: Your Business May Do Better With A Non-Traditional Funding Route

After initially self-investing, Founder and CEO of Genpharm Karim Smaira realized they needed outside funding to drive future growth.