26.02 2018

Katren JSC recognized as most influential pharmaceutical distributor in Russia

The authoritative Russian pharmaceutical publication "Pharmaceutical Bulletin" announced the results of the annual assessment of the influence of pharmaceutical entities on the Russian market and Katren JSC was recognized as the most influential

An independent analysis of medical and pharmaceutical industry representatives’ opinions entitled, "Assessment of the Russian pharmaceutical market’s most influential entities" was conducted by research company Battersea. The purpose of the survey was to determine the degree of influence of individual entities on the Russian pharma market in 2017. Experts have traditionally identified the five most influential entities on the market in the following categories: Local Production Pharmaceutical Companies, Foreign Production Pharmaceutical Companies, Distributors, Pharmacy Networks, Entrepreneurs, Business Managers, State/Public Figures, Scientists, Professional non-profit organisations/associations, Internet sites, Specialized periodical pharmaceutical publications and Most popular drugs.

The survey involved 525 experts from 33 different regions of the Russian Federation. Katren JSC was recognised as the distributor whose merits and influence were without equal in 2017, and last year Katren continued a large-scale program to modernise its logistics and warehousing. All Katren complexes adhere to GDP, which has a positive effect on the quality of customer service. Andrey Reshetov, head of the Katren JSC’s branch’s sales department in Khimki, was awarded the Crystal Award by Herman Inozemtsev, editor-in-chief of the Pharmaceutical Gazette and Alexander F. Sklyar, leader of the band Va-Bank.
 
An assessment of the most influential pharmaceutical periodicals and internet sites was also published.