Supplier News

The latest developments from suppliers of ingredients, development and manufacturing services, and related technologies for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical development and production.

Wacker, a Munich, Germany-based chemical company, has expanded its biologics production facilities in Jena, Germany, with a new microbiology laboratory and equipment for process and product characterization. “In recent years, we have been...

Cambrex, a contract manufacturer of small-molecule active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), has completed its acquisition of Halo Pharma, a Whippany, New Jersey-headquartered contract development and manufacturing organization, for approximately...

PCI Pharma Services (PCI) has agreed to acquire Sherpa Clinical Packaging (Sherpa), a San Diego, California-based provider of clinical-trial supply services. The addition of Sherpa’s capabilities enables PCI to support customers from early phases...

Avara Pharmaceutical Services, a Norwalk, Connecticut-headquartered contract development and manufacturing organization, has acquired Sandoz’s sterile manufacturing facility for injectable medicines in Canada, as part of a continuing expansion of...

Olon S.p.A., an Italy-headquartered contract development and manufacturing organization of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and a generics supplier, has acquired a local generics chemical operations API manufacturing facility in Mahad,...

AGC Biologics, a Bothell, Washington-headquartered contract development and manufacturing organization of biologics, is increasing manufacturing capacity at its Copenhagen, Denmark facility. The Copenhagen facility will add a single-use bioreactor...

Kaneka Corporation, a Tokyo-headquartered chemical manufacturing company, has installed continuous manufacturing equipment for small-molecule pharmaceutical products at Kaneka’s Singapore facility. Kaneka announced the installment in July 2018 and...

Gerresheimer, a manufacturer of special glass and plastic products to the pharmaceutical industry, has agreed to acquire Sensile Medical AG, an Olten, Switzerland-based medical technology company, in a deal worth up to EUR 350 million ($409...

Sterigenics, a provider of contract sterilization, gamma technologies and medical isotopes, is building a new facility in Markham Vale North in Chesterfield/Derbyshire, UK. The new 60,000-square-foot facility will include the installation of a...

West Pharmaceutical Services, a manufacturer of packaging and delivery systems for injectable drugs and healthcare products, has opened a new facility in Waterford, Ireland, a global center of excellence for West's manufacturing network, and has...

Cambrex, an East Rutherford, New Jersey-based contract manufacturer of small-molecule active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), has agreed to acquire Halo Pharma, a Whippany, New Jersey-headquartered contract development and manufacturing...

PCI Pharma Services, a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based pharmaceutical contract service provider, has appointed Salim Haffar, as Chief Executive Officer to take effect later in 2018. Haffar is currently President of Aptar Pharma, a manufacturer of...

AGC, a Tokyo-headquartered manufacturer of glass and chemicals, is planning an expansion of its facilities in Chiba, Japan to increase the company’s manufacturing capacity for pharmaceutical intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients...