Pharmaceutical Executive-11-26-2008

Pharmaceutical Executive

November 26, 2008

AstraZeneca is releasing 1,400 employees in Europe, and refocusing its packing system in an effort to move product closer to where the demand is. In this case, that's China.

Pharmaceutical Executive

November 26, 2008

After months of negotiations and veiled threats, Alpharma's board of directors has sealed the deal with King Pharmaceuticals. Alpharma is now $1.6 billion richer, and King gets access to a handful of new pain treatments.