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Contract manufacturing services industry set to grow at CAGR of 10.6% between 2017-2027

June 19, 2019
Research and Development EU, Europe, biopharma, contract manufacturing services, manufacturing, pharma

The biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.6% between 2017 …


Three workers killed by explosion at pharma factory in India

June 11, 2019
Manufacturing and Production China, India, explosion, manufacturing, pharma

Three engineers have been killed in an explosion at a manufacturing facility in India. Two Chinese engineers and one Indian …


Avara Avlon falls into administration putting 270 Bristol jobs at risk

February 21, 2019
Manufacturing and Production AstraZeneca, Avara Avlon, Bristol, CDMO, Jobs, UK, manufacturing

Bristol-based pharma firm Avara Avlon Pharmaceuticals has fallen into administration putting the jobs of all 270 of its staff at …

Irish Pfizer employees to launch industrial action ballot over pensions scheme

January 24, 2019
Manufacturing and Production Ireladn, Pfizer, cork, industrial action, manufacturing, strike

Pfizer employees have rejected a Labour Court recommendation regarding their pension scheme, opting to initiate a ballot over potential industrial …


Boehringer expands manufacturing facility in Shanghai

January 22, 2019
Manufacturing and Production Boehringer Ingelheim, China, Shanghai, facilities, manufacturing, pharma

German firm Boehringer Ingelheim has expanded the capacity of its commercial manufacturing site for biologics in Shanghai, China. The expansion …


Sun Pharma’s New Jersey manufacturing overhaul puts 96 jobs at risk

November 26, 2018
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Sun Pharma, manufacturing, pharma

Indian pharma firm Sun Pharma has announced it is to combine its New Jersey manufacturing operations in a bid to …


GSK veteran Dave Tudor joins MMIC in Scotland

November 9, 2018
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing GSK, Scotland, dave tudor, life sciences, manufacturing

GlaxoSmithKline veteran, Dave Tudor, is set to take on the role of Managing Director of the Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre …


GSK opens £54m API plant in Montrose, Scotland

October 25, 2018
Manufacturing and Production API, GSK, Scotland, manufacturing, montrose

British multinational GlaxoSmithKline has opened an API manufacturing plant in Montrose Scotland for its Ellipta respiratory medicines. The new facility …


Top Ten most popular articles on this week

October 12, 2018
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing WHO, biosimilars. GSK, manufacturing, pharma, top 10

Politics played a big role in pharma this week after Trump introduced legislation aimed at reducing the price of drugs. …


Novartis cuts more than 2500 jobs in Switzerland and the UK

September 25, 2018
Manufacturing and Production Basel, Jobs, Novartis, Switzerland, grimsby, manufacturing

Swiss multinational Novartis are set to cut thousands of jobs across Europe in an effort to boost profitability. The move …


Top Ten most popular articles on this week

September 21, 2018
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Jobs, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Senate, UCB, manufacturing, opioid crisis, top 10

Manufacturing took a hit this week as Novo Nordisk announced the loss of 400 jobs while Novartis made the move …

Sanofi join AstraZeneca and MSD in stockpiling medicines, 1800 jobs at risk

August 1, 2018
Research and Development Jobs, Sanofi, brexit, manufacturing, stockpiling

French multinational Sanofi have begun stockpiling drugs in preparation for a no-deal Brexit. The company will join AstraZeneca and MSD …

Chittagong, Bangladesh in the rain

GSK announces closure of Bangladesh facilities

July 30, 2018
Manufacturing and Production Bangladesh, Chittagong, GSK, closure, manufacturing

The British multinational GlaxoSmithKline has announced the closure of its facilities in Bangladesh after more than six decades of operation …

Pfizer to build $465m sterile injectable plant in Michigan

July 25, 2018
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development Michigan, Pfizer, US, manufacturing, pharma

Pfizer has unveiled plans to invest $465 million to build a new sterile injectables plant in Portage, Michigan, saying that …


Employees protest against shutting down of GSK facility in Bangladesh

July 24, 2018
Manufacturing and Production Bangladesh, GSK, manufacturing, protest, union

Employees of the British multinational GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) have led a protest against the shutting down of manufacturing facilities in Bangladesh. …

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