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Flawed studies at Semler Research Centre calls for suspension of medicines, EMA recommends

July 25, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing EMA, Novartis, Teva, manufacturing, semler

Following an FDA inspection and WHO investigation earlier this year, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has recommended the suspension of …


Valeant plots significant investment in Canadian operations

June 20, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Canada, Valeant, manufacturing

Valeant Pharmaceuticals (NYSE: VRX) has announced that it plans to expand its Canadian operations with a $27.5 million expansion of …


Allergan breaks ground on $200 million expansion at Texas site

April 26, 2016
Manufacturing and Production Allergan, doubling, expansion, eye care, facility, investment, manufacturing, size, texas, waco

Allergan (NYSE: AGN) has broken ground on a $200 million expansion at its manufacturing facility in Waco, Texas. The expansion …


GlaxoSmithKline opens new £56 million facility in Hertfordshire

April 19, 2016
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GlaxoSmithKline has opened a new £56 million manufacturing facility in Hertfordshire, South-East England. The facility in Ware will create 150 …


Sanofi invests €300 million in new Belgian biologics site

April 19, 2016
Manufacturing and Production Belgium, Sanofi, belgian, flanders, geel, investment, manufacturing, pipeline

Sanofi has announced plans to expand its site in Geel, Belgium, with a €300 million investment to support its pipeline …


Spanish firm Grifols to spend a total of $360 million on four new plants

March 11, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications grifols, manufacturing, pharma, plasma, production

Grifols (Nasdaq: GRFS) said it will invest a total of $360 million over 2016-2021, to increase the plasma fractionation capacity …


Novartis to unify Fougera’s US manufacturing plants

March 11, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications Fougera, Novartis, Sandoz, manufacturing

Novartis is planning to unify the two manufacturing plants used by Sandoz unit Fougera Pharmaceuticals in the US, expanding and …


New manufacturing boss for MSD

March 10, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications MSD, manufacturing

MSD has appointed Sanat Chattopadhyay president of the Merck Manufacturing Division (MMD) and an executive vice president of the company. …


Lupin to set up manufacturing plant in Japan

March 1, 2016
Manufacturing and Production Japan, Lupin, manufacturing

Indian drugmaker Lupin is, via its Japanese unit Kyowa, setting up a manufacturing unit in Japan as part of its …

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‘Rejuvenated’ pharma manufacturing set for 2016 comeback

January 4, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Employment, industry, manufacturing, patent cliff, pharma, production

The pharma industry has been singled out for its strong performance in 2015, in a report which says manufacturing in …

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Boehringer Ingelheim invests in Europe

December 24, 2015
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing Austria, Biberach, Boehringer Ingelheim, Vienna, biologicals, manufacturing, production

Boehringer Ingelheim will kick off its pharma investments in 2016 with a half a billion Euro outlay and plans to …

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Sun Pharma hit by FDA inspection warning

December 22, 2015
Manufacturing and Production FDA, Sun Pharma, manufacturing, production

Sun Pharma shares fell some 7% early this week after it emerged the Indian company received a warning letter from …

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AstraZeneca invests £75m to future-proof production facilities

December 15, 2015
Manufacturing and Production AstraZeneca, manufacturing, production

AstraZeneca says it will invest £75m to future-proof a key production facility in Macclesfield, Cheshire. The upgrade to the 48-year-old …


Investment in pharma manufacturing ‘key to driving UK economy’

December 1, 2015
Manufacturing and Production economy, investment, manufacturing, production, robotics

Investing an additional £1.2 billion in UK manufacturing processes to increase robotics and automation could add as much as £60.5bn …


New web portal highlights UK strengths in medicines manufacturing

December 1, 2015
Manufacturing and Production ABPI, KTN, Knowledge Transfer Network, Medicines Manufacturing Industry Partnership, UK, manufacturing, mmip, production

A new web portal has been launched to provide a platform to promote the UK’s strengths and capabilities in medicines …

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