HANGZHOU, China, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ: CJJD or the "Company") has opened three stores in the newly established Lin'an District of Hangzhou. There are now four China Jo-Jo drugstores in Lin'an District and the Company plans to open two more stores by the end of the year.
"We are pleased to expand our retail pharmacies in the newest district of Hangzhou and provide the community with high quality and convenient pharmacy services," China Jo-Jo's Chairman and CEO, Mr. Liu Lei commented, "We are well on our way to achieve our goal of operating 100 stores in Hangzhou, and remain committed to expanding in new districts such as Lin'an, Xiaoshan, Fuyang and consolidating our retail leadership."
With half a million population and abundant natural resources, Lin'an is one of the most economically developed county-level cities in China. On September 15, 2017, Lin'an was officially included as the tenth district of Hangzhou to promote innovative development and economic transformation.
China Jo-Jo's new stores in Lin'an District feature all of the products and services for which thousands of customers across Hangzhou visit its stores every day, including:
- A full service pharmacy staffed by licensed pharmacists and pharmacy staff
- Prescription and OTC medicines, TCM, dietary supplements, medical devices
- Health and beauty products including many popular brands
- General merchandise
- The China Jo-Jo Rewards Program, which offers exclusive discounts and enhance customer experience
The three new China Jo-Jo stores in Lin'an District are located at:
- No. 639 Jincheng St. & Qianwang St.
- No. 616 Jincheng St. & Shijing St.
- No. 187 Jincheng St. & Chengzhong St.
About China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc.
China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc., is a leading China-based pharmacy that engages in retail, wholesale and online distribution and sales of pharmaceutical and health care products, including through its online and retail pharmacies. As of Sep 26, 2017, the Company had 95 retail pharmacies in Zhejiang Province. The Company's wholesale subsidiary supplies its retail stores and distributes drug and healthcare products to other drugstores and drug vendors. For more information, please visit: www.chinajojodrugstores.com. The Company routinely posts important information on its website.
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