More than half of Spanish pharmacies use Business@Mail Pharma
More than half of Spanish retail pharmacies, some 51.2 %, are already using the e-commerce platform Business@Mail Pharma created by EDICOM. This private online portal specially designed for the sector, simplifies the sharing of key business information between drugstores and their suppliers. Invoices or despatch advices are sent out automatically and with maximum security guarantees.
Since the rollout of Business@Mail Pharma, approximately 6 months ago, over 178,000 documents have been exchanged through the platform, mostly electronic invoices. The receivers are almost 11,000 Spanish retail pharmacies, using this technological progress to optimize their business and logistical transactions while cutting costs arising from paper and storage. With this platform, the documents from all pharmacy providers are received and stored in the same framework for online viewing and management.
Operating in the pharmacy recipient framework at Business@Mail Pharma is very simple and does not require advanced computer skills. Invoices, delivery notes, despatch advices or lists of invoices, etc. are published in the platform, which forwards them automatically to the pharmacies' private network. Later, the users receive an e-mail notifying them that there are files waiting to be checked. From the portal, the recipient may consult, print or download the documents. In addition, the platform acts as a secure electronic archive which safeguards business documents legally and securely throughout their validity period (five years in the case of electronic invoices).
The Business@Mail Pharma solution is perfectly adapted to the needs of the sector, as it was developed in collaboration with some of the main pharmaceutical laboratories.
The majority of them currently use this solution, which facilitates day-to-day management. Among them Bayer, Abbot, Boehringer, Hartmann, Pierre Fabre, IFC, Logista, Disalfarm or Biogalénica.
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