Supplier News

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

Abzena, a contract manufacturer of biologics and antibody drug conjugates, has signed manufacturing and bioconjugation agreements with Telix Pharmaceuticals, a Melbourne, Australia-based clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. Telix specializes...

Bain Capital Private Equity, a private investment firm, has agreed to acquire DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals (DSP), a Singapore-headquartered producer of antibiotics, statins, and antifungals. DSP is a 50/50 joint venture of Royal DSM, a life...

Bosch Packaging Technology has announced plans to sell its packaging machinery business. “After intensively and thoroughly considering all its strategic options, the Bosch Group has decided to look for a buyer for its packaging machinery business...

Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) has completed a new filling line at its commercial manufacturing facility in Shanghai, China for its contract manufacturing business, BioXcellence. The new isolator-based fill/finish line is for GMP operations for aseptic...

General Electric (GE) has announced plans to spin off GE Healthcare, its healthcare business, as a stand-alone company, following results from a strategic review. The plan is part of a larger reorganization and strategic alignment of the company....

MilliporeSigma has signed an agreement with HistoCyte Laboratories, a Tyne, UK-based cell-line technology company, to be the exclusive multinational distributor of HistoCyte’s portfolio of cell-line reference products for immunohistochemistry and...

Minakem, the contract development and manufacturing division of Minafin, a Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium-based fine chemicals producer, plans to open a new closed-controlled environment high-containment production facility in August 2018 at the...

Marken, a Research Triangle Park, North Carolina-based provider of logistics and supply-chain services for clinical trial materials, is relocating its Chicago logistics hub into a new, larger facility near the Chicago airport. The new full-service...

Recipharm, a Jordbro, Sweden-based contract development and manufacturing organization, has divested its rights, except in the US, for a potassium iodide product, ThyroSafe, to SERB SA, a Brussels, Belgium-headquartered specialty pharmaceutical...

Sarepta Therapeutics, a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based biopharmaceutical company focused on RNA-targeted therapeutics for rare neuromuscular diseases, has formed a long-term manufacturing partnership for gene-therapy with Brammer Bio, a Lexington,...

Recipharm, a Jordbro, Sweden-based contract development and manufacturing organization, has agreed to acquire Sanofi’s contract manufacturing business for respiratory products in Holmes Chapel, England for approximately $60 million. The business...