Apteka.ru Recognized the Best Order and Booking System in the Industry
The annual Green Cross award ceremony took place in Khimki, Moscow Region, on September 24.
This award is meant to distinguish the leaders of the pharmaceutical industry in various categories. Voting for nominees takes place online. In 2019, about 5,000 representatives of pharmaceutical companies and pharmacy chains cast their vote.
One of the award nominations was The Best Order and Booking System. This year’s winner was the ordering service for pharmacy assortment Apteka.ru. The contest organizers awarded a commemorative prize and a certificate to the representatives of Katren.
The Apteka.ru service was created by Katren in 2012 and is now the largest service in Russia for the search and order of pharmacy products (first place in the Beauty and Health category based on the results of the 2018 TOP-100 rating of the largest online stores in Russia). The service’s product range currently includes over 28,000 items, and the number of Apteka.ru’s partner pharmacies is about 17,000. In the first six months of 2019, Apteka.ru grew three times compared to the same period of the last year. It also made the TOP-3 list of leaders in the Russian e-commerce market in terms of growth rate (data from the analytical company Data Insight).