Don’t miss South Asia’s most exciting Consumer Health and Pharma market – Thailand!

Numbers confirm that the Consumer Health and Pharma market in Thailand is by far one of the most exciting in South East Asia! Why is that? Which healthcare segments offer...

What is the most effective way to get the market authorisation and to conduct the registration?

Regulatory Guidelines for the Emerging Markets Regulatory Frameworks differ from country to country and correctly understanding them can be quite challenging, especially in the Emerging Markets. CPC has developed comprehensive...

Webinar on Registration of OTC & Rx drugs in Brazil and Fast-track process!

CPC Webinar on Registration of OTC & Rx drugs in Brazil Boris Kasimov - Rio de Janeiro Brazil is the 5th largest OTC & Pharma market in the world and...

Ukraine OTC & Pharma market – now even more attractive to Western companies!

With an expected market size of USD 4,48 billion by 2030, Ukraine shows a good opportunity for foreign OTC & Pharma companies. The current increase on sales of Rx drugs,...

GMP and Registration of OTC & Rx drugs in Russia. Everything you need to know!

kishjar? - Moscow On July 17th 2020 it was time to present our to clients how to easily access the Russian OTC & Rx market. Our CPC experts detailed the...

The impact of marketplaces like Amazon and Alibaba on healthcare product sales in 2030.

Chameleon Pharma Consulting has just finalised the annual comprehensive evaluation of consumer healthcare, pharma, food supplements, medical devices and cosmetics sales channels in four leading countries on different continents. The...

Registration of OTC, Rx and Phyto Drugs in Mexico. Tips and tricks to succeed!

Nan Palmero - Palacio de Bellas Artes Mexico City On July 2nd 2020 as part of our Pharma Insider Webinar Series, our CPC experts clarified many of our clients' questions...

Where and how will we buy healthcare products in 2030?

In 2030, about 45% of sales for Consumer Heath & Pharma companies will be generated in international Emerging Markets. Reason enough for Chameleon Pharma Consulting (CPC) to conduct its second...

L’Oréal grows its Natural Skincare Business by acquiring Thayers Natural Remedies

Marco Verch Professional Photographer and Speaker - Bars of handmade soap with natural oils on white background. Growing consumer preference and awareness for natural products and ingredients continue to affect...

The postponement of the EU Medical Devices Regulation – an opportunity for MD manufacturers!

Marco Verch - Stethoskop auf der Tastatur eines Laptops As healthcare systems and governments around the EU cope with the current COVID-19 emergency, the European Parliament has adopted the European...

Colombia banning animal testing in cosmetics. How can this positively impact your business abroad?

Marco Verch - Make-up-Abstriche von cremefarbener Foundation auf weißem Papier als Hintergrund Being the first country in Latin America to create public policies on this matter, Colombia will probably influence...

Tips and Tricks to succeed: Webinar on Registration of Consumer Health, OTC & Phyto Medicines in Mexico.

Mexico is the second-largest OTC & Pharma market in Latin America, and market entry has become easier. Product Registration of Consumer Health, OTC, and Phyto Medicines is even possible through...

Why the Philippines is Set to Become One of the Top 10 Most Attractive Pharma + OTC Markets in Asia

The Philippines Pharma and Consumer Health industry has experienced stable growth over the past decade, and its impressive growth is set to continue. Of the top 20 global pharma companies,...

Smart OTC and Pharma leaders – where to find?

"The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.”-John Maxwell Just like safety and performance of the ship depends on its captain’s...

Chinese Pharma and Healthcare Market Opportunities Post COVID-19

While there’s no telling exactly when the COVID-19 crisis will end, there is one thing for certain; it will end eventually, and recovery may be more abrupt than expected in...

As the Global Economy Takes a Hit, the Vaccine Market Soars!

Here’s What You Need to Know about the Growing Industry. NIAID - Syringe and Vaccine While markets around the world experience unprecedented volatility due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the...

Australia’s response to the global pandemic – pharma regulatory adjustment

In order to cope with the current pandemic, governments around the world are being forced to rapidly adapt and change the regulatory landscape. Greg Emmerich - Tubes For medical device...

Learn how to import drugs into Mexico without registration

If you are looking to expand your sales into Mexico, there’s no time like the present! Dannyqu - Globe The Health Secretariat in Mexico has published a legal instrument allowing...

OTC & Pharma Companies and Social Media – how to avoid trouble with regulatory authorities.

According to the Global Digital Report, in 2019 there were 3.484 billion social media users worldwide. That is 9% up compared to last year. To increase the viewer engagement, brands...

How Important is Influencer Marketing in Healthcare?

“A brand is no longer what we tell the consumer it is – it is what consumers tell each other it is“ – Scott Cook mkhmarketing - The Art of...

Important regulatory changes for the OTC, MD & Pharma market in Russia

Russia's government is increasingly intervening in the OTC, MD & Pharma market. The government has passed a short-term legislation, which presents enormous hurdles for OTC, MD & Pharma companies trying...

What you need to know about the serialization process in Asia & Latin America

The global regulatory push for serialization, which aims to decrease the incidence of drug-related criminal activity and secure the legitimate pharma supply chain, is good news for consumers. However, for...

Addressing Covid-19 for your business means to be part of the solution!

sergio santos - coronavirus-covid-19 Seven tips to consider for International OTC, Pharma, and Medical Device Leaders. Many of our clients are wondering how to best tackle business in LATAM, Asia,...

Medical cannabis industry – did you know?

The global medical cannabis market is rapidly evolving, and is estimated to grow by USD 22.33 billion during 2020-2024. Tendencies and Market Data in the medical cannabis industry A rising...

Buying OTC drugs online? Not a problem in Russia anymore!

Ever since 2017, the Russian government was considering launching an online sale of Consumer Health drugs. President Vladimir Putin has once again vocalized this idea in the very beginning of...

Japan’s latest trends in the pharmacy and drug store market!

The Japanese OTC and Pharma market has been decentralized and growing in recent years, with market trends of M&A and online stores. The different drug categories Yuya Tamai - drug...

How is diabetes affecting Mexico?

The economy in Mexico has been on the rise for the last decades. This rapid development frequently indicates growth in food consumption. Since the new Mexican fast-food style is often...

Did you know? Skin care shops are dominating the Colombian beauty market?

Colombia is the 5th biggest skin care market in Latin America, with Bogota accounting for almost 50% of the cosmetic sales in the country. The skin care shop industry is...

Everything You Should Know about the Derma and Cosmetics Market in Russia.

The Russian derma and cosmetics market is highly dynamic. In 2018 Russian pharmacies sold 1,711 different cosmetic brands. Among these brands, medicinal cosmetics dominated the sales in pharmacy networks. Selective...

How to receive the EU GMP if your plant is in the CIS, Middle East, Asia or Latin America regions?

The European OTC & Pharma market has been experiencing substantial growth in recent years. Therefore, the European Rx & OTC market is becoming more attractive for Consumer Health, Medical Device...

How to Get the Best Targets – Systematic Acquisition Target Identification

Ben Taylor - Acquisition Among numerous services that CPC offers we would like to introduce our Systematic Acquisition Target Identification.  Due to a fast OTC & Pharma market development in...

The 4th largest beauty market in the world? Brazil!

Despite Brazil’s economic downturn the beauty and personal care market grew by 57.6% between 2010 and 2015, which makes Brazil the fourth-largest beauty market in the world, after the US,...

Watsons luckiest store opening in China!

Mainstream - Behind the Scenes with Aveda™ The A.S Watson Group has evolved from a local dispensary established in Hong Kong in 1841 to the world’s largest international health and...

Esteve acquires German company Riemser

At the beginning of the year 2020, Esteve announced that they will acquire all shares of the German pharmaceutical company Riemser. This acquisition will provide Esteve with access to the...

The clock is ticking – What to expect from the serialization process in Russia

Russian serialization regulations appear to be very difficult and confusing for most of the local and foreign manufacturers. The experimental phase of the extensive track-and-trace implementation concerning all Rx and...

KOLs are impacting cosmetic sales in China

The marketing landscape of the Chinese cosmetic industry has experienced enormous changes through key opinion leaders (KOLs) on social media. Although traditional media like TV commercials and magazines are still...

What should you know about the successful registration with ANVISA – Brazil’s Health Regulatory Agency?

Background Brazil has been known as a country with relatively long pharma regulatory procedures for evaluating clinical research and registration documents. According to data presented by CONEP (the National Ethics...

The Indian Homeopathic Market – an orchestra of growth

“The art of Medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease” – Voltaire. Homeopathy is the preferred medical treatment in India; holistic healthcare remains a potential opportunity....

The Consumer Health Market you should not underestimate? Mexico!

The retail segment has dominated the growth in Mexico’s OTC market and is expected to continue driving it in the near future. Over the past few years, large pharmacy chains...

Pharma & OTC Regulatory Reforms in China – New Chances or Challenges?

It will get easier to enter China as a foreign Pharma, OTC or Medical Device company, but competition is also going to rise. In 2018, the China Food and Drug...

Are you well prepared? Indonesia continues to tighten the Drug Registration Process.

With the growing population in Indonesia, which is forecasted to reach around 296 million by 2030, the Indonesian government teamed up with the national agency for Drug and Food Control...

Premium Food Supplements boost the Russian healthcare market

Tim Reckmann Tabletten auf Teller Though the OTC and Pharma market have been going through changes in recent years, especially with tighter healthcare regulations, the Russian food supplements market has...

YouTuber as a new marketing channel targeting young people in Japan

YouTube becomes a more and more popular and important channel for advertising healthcare and cosmetic products in Japan. In recent years, the purchasing power in the Japanese market has been...

CPhI Worldwide Conference 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany

This year is the 30th anniversary of CPhI - the biggest pharmaceutical exhibition in the world. This exhibition works towards connecting thousands of pharma industry experts with manufacturers and suppliers,...

What to expect from Brazilian pharmacy retail sector?

Over the past few years the Brazilian OTC and Pharma industry has demonstrated amazing progress caused mainly by an increase in health care expenditures and positive economic factors, primarily the...

Who can win the huge pharmacy market in China?

The Chinese pharma market has been growing steadily with support from the government and rising awareness of a healthy lifestyle among Chinese people. However, the physical pharmacies are switching their...

How to register your OTC, Pharma & Medical device products in Russia and the EAEU region

Market environment in Russia & the EAEU The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) was founded in 2015 to increase the integration and interaction among its member states, including Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan,...

Amazon Stepped Into The OTC and Pharma Market in the US

Amazon has stepped into the OTC and pharma market by launching a line of OTC health products with indications like allergy, digestive, cough, oral electrolytes, sleep aid in the US....

AS Watson Plans to Open Three Stores per Day Next Year

A.S. Watson Group is the biggest health and beauty retailer; it is present in 24 markets with over 14,300 stores. The portfolio of products AS Watson commercializes comes from different...

CPhI Worldwide Conference Center, Madrid, Spain

Considered The World´s leading pharmaceutical platform, CPhI Worldwide brings every sector of the pharmaceutical industry together; and hosts more than 45.000 pharma professionals over 3 days and more than 2.500...