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Build the Best Online Medicine Delivery App Like 1mg and rocket your way to the top

Medicines have become a daily consumable product in our lives, due to our less physical activities and reliance on computers to do everything for us. But we can’t blame ourselves as we have to be on the track of the rapid digitization of the world. 

We need medicines often and suddenly at any moment, but are the pharmacies available at every corner? Can we start our vehicles and go to buy medicines during a high fever and no one is around?

Well, these questions led to the development of online pharmacies or online medicine delivery apps. But setting one up requires various legal guidelines that need to be followed strictly along with some basic business rules and requirements for the same.

So today we are going to provide the basic requirements for launching successful online medicine delivery apps.

How to set up an online medicine delivery business like 1mg?

  1. Pharmacy License is mandatory: Since the business involves critical good such as medicines, one should have proper knowledge and license before selling them or setting up a business around them. So, if you are thinking about setting up an online medicine delivery business, you should have a proper pharmacy license. And to have this license, you should have a degree in pharmacy/diploma in pharmacy.
  1. Tie-up with reliable delivery service: Delivering the right package of medicines at the right place and at the right time is crucial in this business. If someone orders a burger but gets a Pizza instead, it won’t harm but wrong medicines definitely can. 

Make sure that the delivery personnel is trustworthy enough.

  1. Insurance: Insurance is a must in this field, in every field! Make sure that your insurance covers all the ends of your business, including your delivery personnel.
  1. Proper Storage System: A proper storage facility is a must for the medicines to be stored. Either build tie-up with a cold storage facility.
  1. A mobile application and website: As you know that online businesses can be done via the internet by using a mobile application or a website. So, build yourself one that will bring back the customers to your business again and again. 

And for doing so, your mobile application or website should have a list of features, that we are going to discuss later in this blog. Keep reading till the end!

How to market your online medicine delivery app business?

  1. Research on the field: Before entering into any particular business, always research every nook and corner of it. Learn about the legal restrictions, taxes, etc. Be thorough in the practical knowledge of it.
  1. Know your competitors: You aren’t the first or the only one in this industry, Number of competitors are awaiting you but that doesn’t mean you can’t be the best one.

Always observe your competitors and learn from them alongside maintaining a good relationship with them. It will help your business grow.

Some of the Indian Market Competitors are- Netmeds, 1mg, Pharmeasy, etc.

  1. Enter into Digital Marketing: The whole world is online at all times, so the best way to grab their attention is by sliding into their feed, sending promotional emails, influencer videos, etc. It can save a lot of time and a great amount of money as well.
  1. Coupons and Discounts: Don’t you love discounts? I guess we all do!

Best features for your online medicine delivery app/website

  1. Providing Online Consultation: Just like this pandemic, there comes a number of situations where people don’t get an immediate chance of visiting a doctor. So, providing the best online consultation can always bring back your customers.
  2. Options for substitutions: It’s possible to run out of stocks sometimes, but that shouldn’t hinder the customers from buying the medicines. Always provide an option that will show them the substitutes of the medicines that’s prescribed to them. Finding alternatives can help them at times of emergency.
  3. Information about Side-Effects: This feature should be available in your app that will show the customers a complete list of side effects and other details about their searched medicines and other information.
  4. Booking for tests: If you have the facilities of lab tests, an option for online booking of slots for the tests should be available. If you don’t have one, tie up with a trustable testing lab.
  5. Easy User Experience while ordering medicines online: As the key feature of this business is ordering and receiving medicines via online delivery services, your app should have a seamless user interface to let your customers surf easily through your app.

Why choose us for your mobile app/website development?

We, being a group of experienced developers, believe in actions rather than plain words. So, instead of giving you a big paragraph to read, we would love to show you our delivered custom mobile app/websites for our clients. 

  1. Cookery A cloud-kitchen mobile application.

Category: Mobile Application Development with Complete Backend Admin

Platform: Android & iOS (Cross Platform)

Language:

Frontend – Flutter

Backend – PHP

Database – MySQL

Integrations:

Payment

Message

Geo Location

Compatibility: Android & iOS Mobile Devices

  1. Dropoff ExpertsA Courier Mobile App

Category: Mobile Application Development

Platform: Android & iOS (Cross Platform)

Language:

Frontend – Flutter

Backend – PHP

Database – MySQL

Integrations:

Payment

Message

Geo Location

Compatibility: Android & iOS Mobile Devices

Few of our foreign client projects:

  1. PaperScore Decentralized Autonomous Journal
  1. Kollex- Online Beverage wholesaler application
  1. Henkel A sustainable Development company website.

We understand that project management is a vital point that every client desires from us. So, we have made it easier by following the steps below:

  • Understanding client needs and objectives
  • Understanding the existing problems and the gaps in the system
  • Creating a model solution plan 
  • Ongoing continuous improvement
  • Constant review, evaluation, and updates
  • Final delivery of the solution
  • Feedbacks and re-evaluation
  • Final Delivery of the project

An online platform is the base of an online business and we understand that wholeheartedly. So, if you want a seamless app/website for your new business, we are always just a click away!