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Netmeds in talks to acquire drugs marketplace Pluss

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 | More »

Online pharmacy Netmeds.com is in advanced stage of discussions to acquire Pluss, a hyperlocal drugs delivery startup, owned by Alpinismo Online Ventures Pvt. Ltd Company. The combined entity is expected to take on rival 1mg, an online marketplace for medicines. Pluss’ existing investors IDG Ventu...

Durgesh Nandann, Co-founder, InMotion

Exclusive: Fin-tech startup InMotion gets funding from 1mg founders, others

Fin-tech startup InMotion Media Ventures Pvt. Ltd has received an undisclosed amount of funding from online drug marketplace 1mg’s founders Prashant Tandon and Gaurav Agarwal, a top executive at the Noida-based startup told TechCircle. Gaurav Bhogle, product marketing manager at Google Maps; Shris...

23 September, 2016 | More »


Online heath store Healthkart raises $12 mn from Sequoia, others

Gurgaon-based Bright Lifecare Pvt. Ltd, operator of online health store Healthkart.com, has raised Rs 80 crore (about $12 million) from a bunch of existing investors. Sequoia Capital, Kae Capital and others, participated in the Series E round of funding, the Mint reported citing Healthkart’s f...

1 August, 2016 | More »


Medicine e-tailer 1mg acquires diagnostics marketplace Medd.in

Online drug marketplace 1mg has acquired Medd.in, a platform that operates a marketplace to book diagnostic and imaging tests, for an undisclosed amount. “Together with Medd, we see a unique opportunity to amplify our leadership position and enter new geographies as well as the radiology segment,...

5 July, 2016 | More »

Nipun Goyal

Why getting doctors to adopt technology is crucial for a digital healthcare boom

With the introduction of the term ‘Health 2.0’ in the early 2000s, India waded into the digital healthcare space. World Wide Web had taken the world by storm and India was no different. Health 2.0 was evidence enough that healthcare would be joining forces with the World Wide Web. But digital he...

28 June, 2016 | More »


1mg hires former Zomato exec Tanmay Saksena as COO

Gurgaon-based online marketplace for medicines 1mg has appointed former Zomato executive Tanmay Saksena as chief operating officer, it said in a statement. In February this year, Saksena quit as global business head of Zomato. During his one-year stint at Zomato, Saksena set up the online food order...

3 May, 2016 | More »


Online drug marketplace 1mg raises $15M from Maverick Capital, others

Gurgaon-based Bright Lifecare Pvt Ltd, operator of the online drug marketplace 1mg, said it has raised Rs 100 crore ($15 million) in a Series B funding round led by Maverick Capital Ventures, the venture capital arm of US-based hedge fund Maverick Capital. Existing investors Sequoia Capital and Omid...

20 April, 2016 | More »


Online marketplace for medicines HealthKartPlus rebrands as 1MG, raises $6M

Gurgaon-based Bright Lifecare Pvt Ltd has rebranded its online medicine store HealthKartPlus to 1MG and spun it off into a separate company 1MG Technologies Pvt. Ltd. The new firm has separately raised $6 million (Rs 32 crore) from existing investors Sequoia Capital, Kae Capital, Intel Capital, Omid...

20 April, 2015 | More »