Russian Post wants to deliver medicine home

Russia’s Post has received a license to sell drugs remotely, a company spokesman told Vedomosti. He clarified that the organization intends to deliver home orders made by consumers at partner marketplaces and online pharmacies. Her spokesman did not say with whom the Russian Post would cooperate. According to him, the organization has invested 3 million…

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The concept of electric transport development has been supplemented by hydrogen technologies

The Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation is working on the Concept for the development of production and use of electric vehicles in Russia for the period up to 2030 as part of the government’s instructions on the strategic direction “New Technological Environment”. In April, the ministry announced the first parameters of the…

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The share of sales of brands of retailers reached a record for five years.

The share of own brands (STM) in sales of Russian retailers in the period from May 2020 to April 2021, according to research company NielsenIQ, reached 5.3%. This is the highest figure for the last five years (no earlier data): for example, a year earlier STM accounted for 4.7%. In monetary terms, sales growth in…

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Yandex.Market buys KupiVIP and Mamsy online stores

Yandex.Market has agreed to acquire Private Trade, which operates the KupiVIP online store. This was told to “Vedomosti” by a representative of the marketplace and confirmed by a representative of Private Trade. According to them, the deal will also include five offline stores KupiVIP, located in various shopping centers in Moscow, online store Mamsy and…

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Pharmacy companies are stepping up online sales

In the I quarter of 2021, online sales of pharmacy chains in Russia rose to 46.2 billion rubles. – 24% more than in the first quarter of 2020. We are talking about booking drugs on the company’s website with the possibility to pick up at the selected pharmacy, as well as delivery of over-the-counter drugs…

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Producers have reported a risk of egg shortages

Chicken egg producers have asked the Ministry of Trade to help solve the problem of “critical reduction” of purchase prices for their products, “Vedomosti” was told by two people who participated in a meeting at the department on May 26. Manufacturers explain this situation by the seasonal decline in demand for their products, as usually…

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“36.6” chooses which regional pharmacies to buy

One of the largest pharmacy chains in the country – “36.6” (brands “36.6” and “Garzdrav”) wants to re-enter regional markets. Now the company, according to its official websites, is represented in Moscow, Moscow region, St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region, now it intends to expand its presence to about 20 more regions. Two sources in…

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JV Gazprom and German Wintershall resume operations in Libya

WIAG, a joint venture between Gazprom EP International BV and Germany’s Wintershall Dea, has resumed oil production in Libya, Sergei Tumanov, managing director of Gazprom EP International (which operates Gazprom’s foreign projects), told Gazprom’s corporate magazine. The asset has been idle for 10 months since the beginning of 2020 due to the force majeure declared…

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Alexei Mardashov’s Kachkanos will create a network of vending machines

The online hypermarket “Kachkanos” will sell ready meals through micromarkets (a kind of vending machines). Mikhas Chasovnikov, its development director, told Vedomosti about it. This information was confirmed by Gleb Kharitonov, founder of Briskly, which will supply “Duckbearer” equipment. In the first stage, the company will install eight such machines: they will appear in business…

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“Ribbon” will be the second largest retailer in Moscow in the number of supermarkets

The “tape” buys the Billa supermarket chain from Rewe Group for 215 million euros, the parties said. The Russian company will receive 161 supermarkets with a total sales area of ​​138,000 square meters. m, most of which are in Moscow and the suburbs, as well as a distribution center in the suburbs of Bykov. The…

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Magnet, the second largest retailer in terms of revenue, buys Dixie

Magnit has agreed with Mercury Retail Group to acquire the Dixie retail chain. According to the retailer, he plans to buy out Dixy Holding Limited, which manages 2,651 outlets (2,612 Dixie stores near the Dixie brand, mainly in Moscow, the Moscow region and St. Petersburg, and 39 Megamart superstars). . with an area of ​​854,000…

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Gazprom has consolidated all major construction companies based on its subsidiary

Gazbudprom (GSP), Gazprom’s sole contractor, has completed the consolidation of construction assets, top executives of the gas monopoly told a news conference on May 18. According to Andrei Fik, head of Gazprom’s 644 department in charge of capital construction, Budgazconsulting (SGK), Budgazmontazh (SGM) and Budtransneftegaz (STNG) have entered the perimeter of the GSP. Gazprom Automation…

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Producers will keep fixed prices for sugar until September

The Ministry of Agriculture unofficially recommended that producers continue to ship sugar for 36 rubles. / kg by the end of September, told “Vedomosti” employees of two manufacturers. This should help avoid a jump in sugar prices after the expiration of the agreements on June 1, according to which the maximum selling price of producers…

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Novatek will bring Arctic LNG 2 to full capacity a year earlier

The Arctic LNG 2 project will reach full capacity in 2025, said Leonid Michelson, Chairman of the Board and Novatek’s largest shareholder, at a meeting with President Vladimir Putin on May 17. The project envisages the construction of three natural gas liquefaction lines with a capacity of 6.6 million tons per year (19.8 million tons…

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The Russian clothing market is recovering from the pandemic

Russian clothing manufacturers, according to the CEO of consulting company Y Consulting Daria Nuclear, intend to significantly increase production this year. She explains this by the increase in demand for domestic products. Nuclear does not name specific figures. The intention to increase clothing production by about 30% was confirmed to Vedomosti by the largest Russian…

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The Ministry of Industry and Trade has developed a new system for evaluating medical equipment

Confirm the domestic origin of computer tomographs, X-ray machines of various types, pulse oximeters, ultrasound and mechanical ventilation equipment and other sophisticated medical equipment manufacturers will receive points for the use of Russian components and software. This is stated in the draft government decree published by the Ministry of Industry and Trade. The score will…

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The leader in the Russian market of pendulums may change

Logistics operator Cainiao plans to invest 2 billion rubles by the end of 2021. in the development of its network of pests in Russia. This was reported to Vedomosti by his representative. According to him, these funds will allow the company to open about 8,000 outlets. Given that Cainiao already has about 2,000 of its…

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The largest deal since 2017 may take place in the pharmacy market

One of Russia’s largest pharmaceutical distributors, Katren, could gain control of Erkopharm, which manages the country’s second-largest pharmacy chain (which includes Dr. Staletov, Ozeri and Samson-Pharma). This was reported to Vedomosti by a source familiar with the details of the deal, as well as the industry publication Vademecum, citing a source in the FAS. According…

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The Ministry of Transport wants to simplify the requirements for small aircraft

The Department of Transportation is proposing to adjust federal aviation regulations that contain requirements for commercial airlines. For those who belong to small aircraft, it is planned to introduce some exceptions and relaxations. The corresponding draft document is posted on the portal of legal acts regulation.gov.ru. Small aircraft is a segment in which regional airlines…

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