April 2008 Cocokara fine Holdings Inc. established through stock transfer and business merger of Segami Medics Co., Ltd. and Seijo Corporation. August 2009 Through investment in Samoa Bio, decision made to expand drugstore business in China as first Japanese company to do so. October 2010 Merged with Allied Hearts Holdings Co., Ltd. and changed trade name to cocokara fine Inc. Relocated head office to Yokohama, Kanagawa. October 2011 Acquired all stock in Suzuran Pharmacy Co., Ltd., which has a drugstore and pharmacy business in the Hokkaido area, and made it a subsidiary. April 2012 Changed trade name of sub-subsidiary Takara Care Co., Ltd., including its nursing care business, to FINECARE Inc., and centralized Group nursing business as a subsidiary of cocokara fine. May 2012 Opened first cocokara fine store, cocokara fine Kichijoji South Exit Store (Tokyo), and opened cocokara Metro Fifth Avenue Store in Shanghai. November 2012 Acquired all stock in Kodama Co., Ltd., which has a drugstore and pharmacy business in the Koshinetsu and Tohoku regions, especially Niigata, and made it a subsidiary. February 2013 Established a subsidiary, Cocokarafine OEC Co., Ltd., to run our internet sales business. April 2013 Merged the six companies of Seijo Corporation, Segami Medics Co., Ltd., Zip Drug Co., Ltd., Lifort Co., Ltd., Suzuran Pharmacy Co., Ltd., and Medical Index Limited, all subsidiaries, and established Cocokara fine Healthcare Inc. April 2013 Started issuing the Cocokara Club Card, the first Japanese prepaid card that can be used at stores that accept Visa both in Japan and overseas. May 2013 Exhibited in the drugstore pavilion at KidZania Koshien, a place where the children are the stars. November 2013 Acquired stock in IWASAKI KOHKENDO Co., Ltd., which has a drugstore business in Yamaguchi and other prefectures, and made it a subsidiary. April 2014 Established cocokarafine Associe Inc. as a subsidiary in order to utilize a diverse range of human resources. May 2014 Established BJC & CF (Thailand) Co., Ltd., a joint-venture company aimed at building a wholesale business in the Kingdom of Thailand. March 2015 cocokarafine soleil Co., Ltd. started business as a subsidiary intended to expand employment opportunities for the disabled and ensure their working environments. July 2016 Major overhaul of the cocokara fine medicine notebook. Made it even more convenient by using medicine management function plus alarm to prevent forgetting to take medication, etc. October 2016 Revamped official website. Increased convenience for customers by, for example, making it possible to check store stock and prices, and unifying app and ID. September 2017 Acquired Aianju Co., Ltd., which does business in sales and rental of welfare equipment and housing reform in Mie Prefecture, and made it a subsidiary. January 2018 Business alliance with Valor Holdings Co., Ltd., which operates supermarkets and other businesses. February 2018 Opened cocokara fine Shinsaibashi Nagahori-dori Store, one of the largest drugstores in Osaka Minami (South) with a sales floor in excess of 600 m2. March 2018 Invested in the Healthcare New Frontier Fund that targets investment in venture companies in the healthcare field, run by Capital Medica Ventures Co., Ltd. and planned by Kanagawa Prefecture. April 2018 Capital alliance with Medcare, Inc., the developer and operator of the preventive healthcare platform MEDICALLY. April 2018 Opened our first on-premises drug store, cocokara fine Pharmacy Izumi City General Hospital Store (Osaka Prefecture). September 2018 Established cfnergy Co., Ltd., a subsidiary for electricity retail to Group companies. September 2018 cocokara fine Pharmacy Nata Store became certified for remote medication guidance in a National Strategic Special Zone (Fukuoka City), the first for any drugstore company. February 2019 Selected jointly by METI and the Nippon Kenko Kaigi as a Certified Health & Productivity Management Organization in the Large Enterprise category (White 500) for 2019. October 2019 Established cocokarafine flux avance Co., Ltd., a subsidiary to operate our in-house distribution. January 2020 Signed a basic memorandum of agreement regarding merger of management with Matsumotokiyoshi Holdings Co., Ltd., and a capital and business alliance contract towards this merger of management. April 2020 Established CFIZ Co., Ltd. as a joint venture with H2O Retailing Corporation. August 2020 Our efforts to prevent smoking are recognized, with us being certified as the first Anti-Smoking Company in Kanagawa. October 2020 Opened Store Pickup Service, where customers can collect items bought online, at almost all stores. November 2020 Acquired all stock in Futatsuka Holdings Co., Ltd., which has a prescription pharmacy business in Hyogo Prefecture and other areas. November 2020 Decision made to introduce curon medication support, a service to provide online support for taking medication provided by MICIN, at all Cocokara fine Healthcare stores that handle pharmaceutical dispensing. December 2020 Opened Cocokarafine Tokyo Shinjuku Sancho-me Store, a new urban-type flagship store based on the concept of “experience and discover.” March 2021 Cocokara fine certified by METI as a Health & Productivity Management Organization in the Large Enterprise category for three years running. March 2021 Set up first medication pick-up lockers, where customers can collect prescriptions without having to wait or having to be in contact with others, at cocokara fine Pharmacy JR Kyoto Station Store. March 2021 Made 83 prescription pharmacies in the cocokara fine Group suitable for Health-Support Pharmacies. April 2021 Expanded number of stores with specimen measurement rooms to 111.