Pharmabiz – 10 Oct 2013
Trust opens Karnataka’s First Destination Pharma Store to redefine pharmacy retail model – 10 October, 2013
Trust Chemists and Druggists (TCDL), one of Karnataka’s largest independent Pharma Retail Chain spread across Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, has unveiled its 105th Destination Store in Bangalore; spread over 1000 sq. ft. on a single floor.
TCDL’s Destination store will have facilities to cater to health related camps, acupressure, acupuncture, health foods, and health related recipes, and sample collection lab and lot of other health and wellness activities are added in the “Destination Store”, which is located at Whitefield.
“We are planning to adopt technology which will help us cater to the customers better and have an array of innovative schemes which will help us leap ahead to compete with the top players in the country today. Our aim is to provide its customers a worry free pharma shopping experience,” said Hemanth Kumar Bothra, managing director, Trust Chemists and Druggists.
“It is a paradigm shift we are aiming to bring in by adding more and more Destination stores and take the Pharma retail experience to a new level. At TCDL we get best practices and adopt them to best suit the needs of the customer,” said Dr Sujit Paul, vice president at TCDL.
Though Pharma sector is currently facing an economic slowdown, Trust Management believes and endorses the consumer – centric approach which has helped Trust in gaining credibility amongst its customers.