Healthcare & Fitness

Herbal Care brand Himalaya to bank upon e-com biz, targets Rs 100 crore by 2018...
25 Jul 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 272 Views

The trusted herbal health and personal care firm Himalaya Drug Company plans to further boost up its online business and aims a revenue of Rs 100 crore by 2018."We started selling our products on the e-commerce portals including Amazon, Snapdeal and Flipkart last year and sales through this channel saw a 123 per cent jump," Ganesh Ramaswamy, Senior Manager, Digital Wing at Himalaya, as told to PTI.The online sales are growing at 70 per cent per year, and expecting it to touch Rs 100 crore by 201..

Dr Batra's on expansion spree, to open 20 clinics in FY17...
12 Apr 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 153 Views

Dr Batra's , the trusted brand in Homeopathy, is looking to add around 20 new homeopathy clinics across India and abroad by the end of this fiscal as part of its expansion plans."We plan to add 10 clinics in India and 10 abroad during the current financial year," Mukesh Batra , Founder Chairman, Dr Batra's .With India’s largest chain of Homeopathic, the company runs most of its clinics on company-owned model but in tier-III and tier-IV cities, the company has franchise partners.The group will..

Kohli’s fitness chain aims to score 100 branches by 2018...
08 Apr 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 205 Views

Virat Kohli, is known as the toughest guy in his business, has stretched his hands to some real business, with 30 p c stake in Bengaluru-based gym chain ‘Chisel Fitness’.   The fitness chain launched a year ago has announced major plans to set up 100 branches across India by 2018.The New Indian Express, reported, “each centre will see an expenditure of nearly Rs 2 crore for set up, as of now, they have two company-owned gym and expansion will be through franchises.”Satya Sinha,..

Indian Pharma Steps in to unveil world's first Zika Virus Vaccine ...
07 Feb 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 192 Views

Affirming Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make In India’ initiative’s worth, Indian pharma company Bharat Biotech claimed to have developed the world's first vaccine against the mysterious Zika Virus. According to Hyderabad based pharmaceuticals company’s front face portal bharatbiotech.com, claimed, Bharat Biotech Unveils ZIKAVAC® First Vaccine Candidate for Zika Virus “We have two ZikaVac vaccine candidates in development; one is a Recombinant Vaccine and Another..

EduSports first school sports and PE Company...
07 Oct 2015 Published by Aprajita Dixit 98 Views

Started in January 2009 EduSports is India's first school sports and PE Company founded by Saumil Majumdar when his friend complained that his kid preferred to watch television rather than sweat it out on the playground, Majumdar came up with a simple, but effective, solution along with Meer Waqiruddin Khaleeq and Parminder Gill, and Jyoti Majumdar. This startup looks to bring about a change in the way sports or physical education is perceived, that it is not meant on..

Doctors' Circle: A Startup that answers healthcare queries via video...
05 Oct 2015 Published by Aprajita Dixit 162 Views

A social media platform, where you can get your entire healthcare queries answer via video from specialized doctors. Incorporated in 2012 in Bangalore, initially started as an online platform for social media recommendations from doctors Doctors' Circle was commenced by Satish K. Cheekala and his friend who later left due to personal reasons. It had started as a ‘patient engagement platform,’ which pivoted into a platform where users can get answers to all their health-related queries..

HONEYWELL INTRODUCES SAFYR™ FILM –DESIGNED TO MEET THE NEEDS OF INDIA’S PHARMACEUTICAL MARKET...
03 Sep 2015 Published by J Ranjan 107 Views

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) recently announced the launch of Safyr™, a high-moisture barrier thermoformable film designed specifically to meet the requirements of India’s domestic pharmaceutical packaging market.Safyr, pronounced sapphire, is a CTFE-based polymer film with excellent moisture barrier properties that is designed specifically to meet local packaging requirements while remaining cost-effective for the domestic India market. Safyr affords manufacturers with design flexibility, does not..

Indian Young Adults at High Risk of Reproductive Illnesses: MediAngels...
03 Sep 2015 Published by J Ranjan 115 Views

The World’s First Online Hospital, today published findings of a study on reproductive health amongst Indian adolescents and found an alarming 4.9 per cent rise in sexually transmitted infections, just in the last four years. This is particularly worrisome, as our country has the highest world-over youth population (over 356 million individuals in the age group of 10-24 years), who run a grave risk of contracting STDs. In fact, the study estimated that one out of every three individuals (31 pe..

HealthyDunia.com announces 2nd edition of India Health & Wellness Awards 2015 presented by Mother Dairy to be held on Se...
02 Sep 2015 Published by J Ranjan 95 Views

After a game-changing first edition that offered a new platform to the industry and policy makers to discuss major issues dogging Indian healthcare, India Health & Wellness Summit & Awards is returning this year with a bigger agenda for dialogue, a wider approach to recognizing front runners and much larger scale of participation from all quarters.HealthyDunia.com, the fastest growing health and wellness information portal is proud to announce the 2nd India Health & Wellness Summit &..

Practo Continues Global March; launches Indonesia....
01 Sep 2015 Published by J Ranjan 115 Views

Practo, Asia’s leading healthcare platform, today announced its entry into the Indonesian market, the 4th most populous country in the world to bring its award-winning product Practo Search to the region. Practo Search will be available both in Indonesian bahasa and English.This will be the first time Indonesians will be able to find the right doctor and book appointments online. Practo Search enables consumers to search through this verified database of doctors and find the one that’s right..

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