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Astellas plans to invest over €330m in new facility in Ireland

September 18, 2023
Manufacturing and Production Astellas Pharma, Ireland, Pharmacy, facility, manufacturing

Astellas Pharma has announced that it is preparing to submit a planning application to build a new state-of-the-art facility at …


Ireland will not suffer immediate medicine shortages in event of no-deal Brexit, says health authority

September 5, 2019
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing England, Ireland, UK, brexit, pharma

Though MPs are moving forward with their plan to block UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s supposed no-deal Brexit from the …


University of Limerick’s Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Technology Centre to expand operations with €5m funding injection

September 3, 2019
Manufacturing and Production Ireland, UK, pharma

The Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Technology Centre (PMTC) at the University of Limerick’s Bernal Institute in Ireland has secured €5 million ($5.5 …

J&J to invest €100 million into Limerick manufacturing facilities creating 100 new jobs

May 16, 2019
Manufacturing and Production Ireland, J&J, JJ, Limerick, medical technology, pharma

Healthcare conglomerate Johnson & Johnson has said it will be investing €100 million into the expansion of its Vision Care …

Pfizer ignores strike in Ireland as 900 employees’ pensions affected

February 7, 2019
Business Services Ireland, Labour Court, Pfizer, cork, strike

US multinational Pfizer is going ahead with its decision to transfer 900 of its Irish employees into a new defined …

400 Pfizer employees set to strike over pensions

February 1, 2019
Medical Communications EU, Ireland, Little Island, Pfizer, Ringaskiddy, SITPU, strike

400 Pfizer employees are set to go on strike in Ireland over an ongoing pensions dispute. Members of SITPU, Ireland’s …

Takeda shareholders approve $62bn Shire acquisition

December 6, 2018
Business Services Ireland, Japan, M&A, MA, Shire, Takeda, acquisition

Japanese firm Takeda have gained shareholders’ approval for the $62 billion acquisition of the Irish headquartered company Shire Plc. The …

Working Life: Joe Wiley, CEO, Amryt Pharma

October 22, 2018
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Amryt Pharma, CEO, Ireland, Joe WIley, pharma

Pharmafocus talked to Joe Wiley, CEO and founder of Amryt Pharma as he retraced his journey from medical student in …

Chanelle Pharma announces €86m investment over next five years

October 12, 2018
Medical Communications Ireland, chanelle, generics, investment, research

Chanelle Pharmaceuticals, one of the largest Irish-owned pharmaceutical companies in Ireland, have announced an €86 million investment programme over the …


Top Ten most popular articles on this week

August 24, 2018
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing India, Ireland, manufacturin, san francisco, top 10

As summer comes to an end manufacturing dominated the news, with jobs lost in both Ireland and San Francisco. Meanwhile …

GSK announces closure of Sligo, Ireland facilties

August 17, 2018
Medical Communications GSK, GlaxoSmithKilne, Ireland, Sligo, closure, manfuacturing

British multinational GlaxoSmithKline has announced the closure of its manufacturing facilities in Sligo, Ireland. The company is set to wind …


Jazz Pharmaceuticals to expand Irish workforce across Dublin, Athlone sites

August 6, 2018
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Dublin, Ireland, jazz pharmaceuticals, pharma

Jazz Pharmaceuticals has announced its intention to expand its staff numbers at two of its bases in its home country …


Irish trade lobby warns EU amendments could threaten pharma industry in Ireland, critics contest

August 6, 2018
Sales and Marketing EU, IPHA, Ireland, biosimilars, generics, intellectual property, trade lobby

The Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association (IPHA) has warned that changes to existing intellectual property legislation could threaten innovation and deter …


Two injured in chemical incident at Sanofi lab in Ireland

August 2, 2018
Manufacturing and Production Ireland, Sanofi, pharma

Two female employees have been injured in a chemical incident at a Sanofi lab at the company’s Waterford site in …


Gilead expands operations in Cork, Ireland

May 21, 2018
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Gilead, Ireland, biotech, drugs, pharma, pharmaceutical

Gilead has unveiled the expansion of its Cork manufacturing site, involved in the creation of its treatments for HIV and …

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