May 18 news, Ali Health announced the announcement, officially signed with the Alibaba Group shares subscription agreement, Alibaba Group will be worth 3.8 billion Hong Kong dollars of the day cat medical platform "blue hat" health food online business into Ali health.
According to the announcement of the equity announcement agreement, after the completion of the transaction, Alibaba Group in Ali health stake will increase from about 37.9% to about 45.8%, the voting right from the previous about 54.0% to about 59.8%.
In the State Food and Drug Administration registered or filing health food, will be with a registration number or record number of health food logo, its special logo for the sky blue, hat-shaped, in the industry is known as "blue hat" The And this time Alibaba to inject Ali health health food business, is the day cat platform "blue hat" health food business.
The announcement shows that for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017, there were more than 950 businesses selling lambsack health food on the day cat medical platform, with more than 11.81 million active buyers and blue hat health food business turnover RMB2,772 million. After the completion of the transaction, Ali Health will be on the day cat medicine platform on the "blue hat" health food business business contract relationship, to provide, including settled, brand marketing, technical support and a series of value-added services, and commission.
"The Company believes that the acquisition target business will be able to: (a) further ensure that the Company will develop into the flagship platform for Alibaba Group's healthcare industry; (b) the inclusion of a wider range of commercial merchants in the Healthcare Online Community Thus enriching the ecology and complementing the three business segments of the company's pharmaceutical business, smart medical services, and product traceability platform services; and (c) achieving more stable and sustainable revenue growth. & Rdquo;
As early as April 2016, Ali Health has announced that it is working with the Alibaba Group to actively explore the Alibaba Group's health food, dietary supplement food and traditional nourishing nutrition business into the possibility of Ali health.
March 14 this year, Ali Health once again announced the announcement, continue to actively seek the acquisition of Lynx health food online business matters. The signing of the shares of the agreement signed, it is more than a year to explore the specific results.
"Blue hat" health food has always been a small cat medical platform share of the sales category, the future is still a huge room for growth. At the beginning of the year, "2016 China Pharmaceutical Materials Association Industry Development Blue Book" has revealed that the share of medical and health care products in the consumption of medical electricity in 2016 from 76.9% to 82.8%, and in the past three years to maintain steady growth. Announcement published data show that in 2017 fiscal year, the business for the day cat platform to bring the commission income of 62.27 million yuan. Once the injection is complete, it will add more revenue to the Ali Healthcare appliance segment.
At present, Ali health business business sector includes Ali health large pharmacy, Lynx medicine on behalf of the operation of services and medicine O2O a complete system, which operates on behalf of the day cat medical platform is Alibaba's core medical and health products retail platform, One of the fastest growing categories on the cat.
According to the future layout of Ali Health's official website, Ali Health will use the Internet and large data technology to build a whole industry ecology, including medical services, medical electricity, personal health management and health insurance, and "blue hat" assets Of the injection, making the health of the whole industry to the ecological circle to build a step forward.