History

2018
APTEKA.RU

According to Data Insight, Apteka.ru service became the leader in the rating of online-shops in the category Pharmaceuticals and became the prize winner of the Best social projects of Russia program in the Medical and social projects category

2017
KATREN

Katren JSC is one of the first to join the federal experiment on introducing labelling for medicinal products.

KATREN-STYLE

The Katren-Style digital magazine became the official media partner of the pilot labelling project.

2016
APTEKA.RU

Apteka.ru project was recognized as the best pharmaceutical brand and the year’s best social project by Green Cross National Pharmaceutical Award

KATREN

Katren JSC was awarded the Year’s Best Logistics Operator Prize

WAREHOUSES

Computerized warehouses were established in Saratov, Chelyabinsk and St. Petersburg

2015
APTEKA.RU

Apteka.ru hit the top three list in SimilarWeb worldwide pharmacy web-site popularity rating

WAREHOUSES

Computerized warehouses were established in Ufa, Krasnodar, and Stavropol

2014
APTEKA.RU

Won the Business Project of the Year award at Platinovaya Untsia, the leading Russian professional awards ceremony in pharmaceutics.

STANDARD & POOR'S

Standard & Poor’s rated JSC Katren as «ruAA-».

2013
WAREHOUSES

Warehouse automation in Voronezh and Irkutsk implemented. New warehouses opened in Khabarovsk, Murmansk, Chelyabinsk and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.

2012
EBRD

EBRD bought a 15.4% share in OJSC Katren (additional shares issued).

WAREHOUSES

A new distribution warehouse opened in Moscow.

APTEKA.RU

Launched Apteka.RU, our online drug ordering portal.

2011
DELTA 10

Start of the «Delta 10» project− a strategic partnership between manufacturers, Katren and pharmacies.

2010
DOMINATAFARM

We've acquired a 51% share in Dominantafarm, a Belarussian pharmaceutical distributor.

2009
AMITY INTERNATIONAL

We've acquired a majority stock in AMITY International, a Kazakh pharmaceutical distributor.

2008
OJSC KATREN

OJSC Katren founded.

LLC VENTA LTD

We've acquired a majority stock in LLC Venta LTD, an Ukrainian pharmaceutical distributor.

2007
3RD PLACE IN THE INDUSTRY

Katren became third in the Russian pharmaceutical industry in gross sales.

2006
MELODIYA ZDOROVYA

Melodiya Zdorovya pharmacy chain founded.

LOGISTICS

A new logistics center opened in Moscow.

2005
6TH PLACE IN THE INDUSTRY

The company became sixth in the national distributors rating.

EBRD

31.43% share bought out from the EBRD

2003
KATREN

Officially recognized as a national-wide distributor.

CHARITY

Katren Charity Fund established.

2000
WAREHOUSES

19 regional warehouses. Business Explorer programme launched.

LOGISTICS

A new logistics complex for 12,000 square meters opened in Berdsk (Novosibirsk Oblast).

1999
KATREN

Katren made the list of major interregional pharmaceutical distributors.

1997
NEW OFFICES

15 regional offices opened and a new warehouse for 3,000 square meters built in Novosibirsk.

1995
SHIPPING AND DELIVERY

First customers outside the Novosibirsk Oblast; first deliveries by rail and air.

1993
FOUNDATION

Katren CJSC is founded on 19 April.