GPHL chairman Li Chuyuan awarded a pioneer title for a national brand project
2021-01-04 13:49:10 GPHL GPHL
On December 25th 2020 the organizing committee of the “Pioneering Efforts in Brands Strengthening a Nation” project announced it would award the title of Pioneer to GPHL chairman Li Chuyuan.
GPHL’s other achievements include establishment of the first institute in the industry; the first boxed and canned herbal tea products; China’s first pharmaceutical company that has adopted the system of general agency and general distributor; China’s first 24-hour pharmacy; China’s first family expired medication collection mechanism; establishment of China’s first semi-open traditional Chinese medicine museum Shennong Caotang; the first football team sponsor in China; launch of first China-made sildenafil citrate (Baiyunshan Jinge); roll-out of 1828 Wanglaoji Herbal Tea Outlets; Xiaoke Wan (a treatment of diabetes) and Hua Tuo Restorative Pills (a national confidential prescription).
Under Li’s leadership, GPHL has achieved high-quality performance during the 13th Five-Year Plan. In 2019 GPHL achieved sales revenues of 133 billion RMB compared with 75 billion RMB in 2018 and a total profit of 5 billion RMB compared with 2.4 billion RMB in 2015. In 2020 it has topped the list of Top 100 Enterprises in China’s Pharmaceutical Industry for 9 consecutive years and moved up 46 spots since 2015 to rank 155th in the 2019 list of the China Top 500 Enterprises.
Authors: Monica & Michelle
Editors: Olivia & Jerry